European Astro Pi Challenge Winners

In October last year, with the European Space Agency and CNES, the first ever European Astro Pi challenge was launched. Students from all across Europe were asked to write code for the flight of French ESA astronaut Thomas Pesquet to the International Space Station (ISS) as part of the Proxima mission. Today the winners are announced! First of all, though, we have a very special message from Thomas Pesquet himself, which comes all the way from space…

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Raspberry Pi beats Commodore 64

Recent Raspberry Pi sales figures show that the humble board is, in fact, the world’s third best-selling general purpose computer.

Raspberry Pi achieved this milestone by selling north of 12.5 million boards in five years. This figure beats the previous third place holder, the Commodore 64.

Raspberry Pi beats Commodore 64