Context : PlentyOfRoomAtTheBottom
Inventor of the Korg Monotron, which is a great tiny, cheap AnalogSynthesizer.
He points out it's the first analogue synth Korg has made for 30 years.
This is a PlentyOfRoomAtTheBottom moment ... a company can experiment with a new idea, by making it in a very small, cheap, hacker / hobbyist friendly format.
Raspberry Pi is now the largest computer company the UK has ever produced. In terms of numbers of units sold. (And maybe even revenue.)
By making a tiny, cheap computer for hobbyists and InternetOfThings enthusiasts.
But it's not exactly LowRoad / populist either.