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The revolutionary pocket-sized gizmo that turns any television into a PC for just £16

Raspberry Pi will offer office programmes and video for £16
Just need to add keyboard, television and mouse
Connects to internet via cable
And can connect to other gadgets via USB
First 10 'collectors' samples on eBay this week
The first 10 samples of a new kind of ultra-cheap, tiny computer have hit eBay this week - and the collectors circuit boards of the cult Raspberry Pi computers are already standing at prices of over £2,000.

Bidders are keen to own what might be a chapter of computing history - a tiny, ultra-cheap device that will offer desktop-style computing for £16.

The finished article will look more like a finger-sized USB stick, and will plug into the back of any television to turn it into a PC.