New Species, Barnacle Computers Live Off HDMI Monitors

I thought that tablets filled in the last spot in the device spectrum from smartphones through desktops. But out of the blue comes a new computing device species – the barnacle computer. It comes in the form of a USB stick the containing a dual-core computer that turns any screen with HDMI input into an Android device. Add a Bluetooth keyboard and mouse and you have a workstation. The built-in Wi-Fi connects you to the Internet. Code-names Cotton Candy it weighs a mere 21 g. Stick one on your TV today.