This thing is a game changer for the PC Industry. A single board computer for general purpose applications, due out next month. It is the size of a credit card, has tons of applications, and has unmistakable geek cred. This will run off of AA batteries or 5 volt wall wart. Has HDMI video, audio, USB, SD card slot, and Ethernet. Cost 35 bucks. Boots in about 25 seconds. Read more here: http://www.raspberrypi.org/.
Ultra low power and very compact, the Raspberry Pi is expected to ship next month, and has a wide range of applications, including media server, Linux desktop, applications development, router/firewall, and multi- blade servers. This little guy could change the world. Manufacter web site is here:http://www.raspberrypi.org/