Happy 20th Anniversary Sega DreamCast! #Sega #Dreamcast #SD20 #VintageComputing #retrogaming
Happy 20th anniversary to the Sega Dreamcast system. Per Wikipedia, the official release dates were:
Japan: November 27, 1998
North America: September 9, 1999
Europe: October 14, 1999
Australia: November 30, 1999
It was the first in the sixth generation of video game consoles, preceding Sony’s PlayStation 2, Nintendo’s GameCube and Microsoft’s Xbox. The Dreamcast was Sega’s final home console. 9.13 million Dreamcast units were sold worldwide.
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Eink, E-paper, Think Ink – Collin shares six segments pondering the unusual low-power display technology that somehow still seems a bit sci-fi – http://adafruit.com/thinkink
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