Category Archives: sinclair

Somebody should make a phone like this

sov_silver_boxed.jpg The Sinclair Sovereign, a pocket calculator from 1976. [Planet Sinclair]…

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From Rick Dickinson's photostream.…

Sir Clive, the man who brought home computers to Britain, on the Beeb

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Xeni's spotted a cool inteview with Sir Clive Sinclair, inventor of the ZX-series computers that got England addicted to home computing. It its day, the ZX Spectrum was a low-end machine, the little brother of fancier, bulkier 8-bits like the…

Sinclair's wrist calculator: would you wear it now?

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This extravagant wristwatch is an early product designed by Sir Clive Sinclair, who went on to make the successful ZX series of ultra-miniaturized home computers. It was, by all reports, a surprise hit.
8 digits, red LED. ... Launched in