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Micro:Bit computer is gearing up for a worldwide rollout
Micro:Bit computer is gearing up for a worldwide rollout By Max Langridge

The BBC micro:bit computer has been available in the UK since March this year. It's a small circuit-board, similar to the Raspberry Pi, with an array of... Read more

BBC micro:bit promised for 1 million 11-12 year olds in the UK
BBC micro:bit promised for 1 million 11-12 year olds in the UK By Stuart Miles

The BBC has spearheaded a new initiative to bring a pocket sized computer to all 11 and 12-year-olds (Year 7) in the UK.Called the micro:bit, the new computer,... Read more