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'''Ku-ro-box'''(koo' ro boks), ''n.'' '''1.''' a highly hackable headless PowerPC computer. It has Ethernet, USB, and an optional serial port. '''2.''' Expert box.
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'''Ku-ro-box'''(koo' ro boks), ''n.'' '''1.''' a highly hackable headless computer. It has Ethernet, USB, and an optional serial port. '''2.''' Expert box.
  
 
'''wi-ki''' (wee' kee), ''n.'' a type of website that allows anyone visiting the site to add, remove, or otherwise edit all content, quickly and easily, often without the need for registration. This ease of interaction and operation makes a wiki an effective tool for collaborative writing.
 
'''wi-ki''' (wee' kee), ''n.'' a type of website that allows anyone visiting the site to add, remove, or otherwise edit all content, quickly and easily, often without the need for registration. This ease of interaction and operation makes a wiki an effective tool for collaborative writing.
  
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{{Kurobox_Variants}}
  
{|  class="wikitable" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0" 
 
|colspan=2|
 
|style="background: #DDFFDD; padding: 2px"|[[Image:Power-architecture-logo.png|60px]]
 
|style="background: #DDFFFF; padding: 2px"|[[Image:ARM_Logo_hires.png|60px]]
 
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|| <center>'''KURO/HG'''</center>
 
|<center>[[Kurobox_Hardware_and_Description|KUROBOX]]</center>
 
|[[Image:kuro-box.jpg|center|60px]] ||
 
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|| <center>'''KUROPRO'''</center>
 
|<center>[[KuroBoxPro|KUROBOX Pro]]</center>
 
| ||  [[Image:Kuro-box_pro.jpg|center|56px]]
 
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= News Flashes =
 
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Check out the [[News]] page for a list of all news.
 
== Pricing Information Released ==
 
Revolution has confirmed pricing for the KuroBox Pro at $169.00 USD. Not a bad price whatsoever.
 
 
Sorry to all of you Europeans, but at the moment I do not have a pricing or release date for the Kurobox Pro. I will try to get one for you as soon as I can.
 
 
== Hot off the presses ==
 
I Just received this email from Revolution
 
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As I’m sure you know, Buffalo US is launching the Kurobox/Pro here in the US.
 
Well, after a spat with customs over our shipment, we finally got the first batch
 
in from our factories in Japan. KuroPro’s will be available for purchase this week.
 
</pre>
 
 
== KuroBox Pro documents (PDF) ==
 
== KuroBox Pro documents (PDF) ==
 
Revolution has provided some documentation on the Kurobox Pro. This is preliminary documentation so translation errors may be fixed but the detail is good.  
 
Revolution has provided some documentation on the Kurobox Pro. This is preliminary documentation so translation errors may be fixed but the detail is good.  
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# [http://www.kurobox.com/downloads/KuroBoxSG.pdf Kurobox SG English version of the manual]
 
# [http://www.kurobox.com/downloads/KuroBoxSG.pdf Kurobox SG English version of the manual]
  
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==Get one==
  
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===In the US===
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<big>[[Revogear]]</big>
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===In Japan===
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<big>[[Kurouto Shikou]]</big>
  
 
== Other areas of interest ==
 
== Other areas of interest ==
 
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* There are several applications and distros that can be used on the Kurobox. Check out the [[getting started]] page for a quick introduction on what can you do with your Kurobox.
 
*[[Get Involved|How to get involved]]
 
*[[Get Involved|How to get involved]]
 
*[[:Category:Howto|HOWTO's]]
 
*[[:Category:Howto|HOWTO's]]
 
[[Category:Kurobox]]
 
[[Category:Kurobox]]

Latest revision as of 14:01, 26 July 2011

Ku-ro-box(koo' ro boks), n. 1. a highly hackable headless computer. It has Ethernet, USB, and an optional serial port. 2. Expert box.

wi-ki (wee' kee), n. a type of website that allows anyone visiting the site to add, remove, or otherwise edit all content, quickly and easily, often without the need for registration. This ease of interaction and operation makes a wiki an effective tool for collaborative writing.

Power-architecture-logo.png ARM Logo hires.png
KUROBOX
KUROBOX
Kuro-box.jpg
KUROBOX HG
KUROBOX HG
Kuro-box.jpg
KUROPRO
KUROBOX Pro
Kuro-box pro.jpg

KuroBox Pro documents (PDF)

Revolution has provided some documentation on the Kurobox Pro. This is preliminary documentation so translation errors may be fixed but the detail is good.

  1. KuroboxPro User's Guide in English
  2. Kurobox Pro specification document
  3. Kurobox Pro microprocessor interface specifications

KuroBox SG documents (PDF)

  1. Kurobox SG English version of the manual

Get one

In the US

Revogear

In Japan

Kurouto Shikou

Other areas of interest