the pocketchip is instantly cuter and 100% more usable with the addition of some rubber feet on the key pads
@lightclaws @cantinto mine sits as a permanent desk fixture running Processing sketches as a pseudo-screensaver eyecatcher demoscreen, which are controlled, compiled and stored in my home server and loaded via NFS. everything that i can put on NFS and TMPFS from the chip i do, to slow down eMMC wear
@xnx38h it's a neat little thing but it's almost entirely doomed by lack of official support after the company folded, followed by imminent eMMC failure (i'm trying to slow mine down using tmpfs and nfs wherever i can)
@xnx38h they fatally undersold the computer at only $9 and sunk in irreversible debt then filed for bankruptcy with thousands of paid-for units unshipped and liquidated
@xnx38h tl;dr don't let graphic designers manage a company
they built a beautiful product, but they couldn't run a business
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