Earlier than computer systems have been a staple of workplaces, colleges, libraries and plenty of properties, they have been cumbersome, costly and a luxurious many could not afford.
Enter Clive Sinclair. The British inventor’s first private laptop, the ZX80, was a slim steal at $200. The invention and its extra superior successors helped deliver computing to the plenty (and impressed a technology of programmers to create ingenious laptop video games).
Most of his innovations hinged on making current merchandise smaller and extra reasonably priced, even when they weren’t broadly welcomed by the general public — he is simply as well-known