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Clive Sinclair, an inventor who helped popularize personal computers, dies at 81

Computers were huge, expensive, and a luxury many couldn’t afford before they became a fixture of workplaces, schools, libraries, and many families. The ZX80, the first personal computer of the British inventor, was a $200 deal. The invention, as well as its more advanced descendants, aided in the broad adoption of computing (and inspired a …