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  • Small EInk Phone

    Happy new year! Would you be interested in crowdfunding a small E Ink Open Phone? If yes, check out the specs and fill out the form below.

    If I get 1000 interested people, I'll approach manufacturers. I plan to share the results publicly in either case. I will never share your information with manufacturers but contact you by email if this goes forward.

  • Neat little hobby kit: CircuitMess Ringo

    My son is a tinkerer and creator. He is still somewhat young and has expressed on multiple occasions that he dreams of building his own phones. Enter the CircuitMess Ringo. It is an educational DIY kit to build a mobile phone (that uses actual SIM cards). As soon as I saw this, I knew it was perfect for him and on Christmas morning, he was ecstatic when realizing what this was. Anyway, I will be guiding and assisting him with his project very soon and may share more details as we progress through it.

Linux-friendly e-ink PineNote tablet takes a step forward

  • Linux-friendly e-ink PineNote tablet takes a step forward

    The Linux-friendly PineNote 10.1-inch e-ink display tablet is now available to pre-order for $399, but it's for serious Linux enthusiasts or seasoned embedded systems developers.

    The PineNote is the latest hardware from Pine64, which also recently opened pre-orders of the $399 PinePhone Pro Explorer Edition as a Linux alternative on par with a mid-range Android phone.

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