|What is the BASIC Engine?|
|By Thom Holwerda on 2018-08-02 22:48:05|
The BASIC Engine is a very low-cost single-board home computer with advanced 2D color graphics and sound capabilities, roughly comparable to late-1980s or early-1990s computers and video game consoles. It can be built at home without special skills or tools and using readily available components for under 10 Euros in parts, or mass-produced for even less.
What a fascinating little device, and a great idea to boot - BASIC is a great programming language to use as first steps into programming.
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