Linked by Thom Holwerda on Mon 9th Jul 2007 12:41 UTC, submitted by AdamW
Intel "Ars Technica recently got its hands on the new Intel Classmate laptop computer, one of the new projects competing for a share of school-aged computer users in developing countries. I was able to survey this machine thanks to Helio Chissini de Castro of Mandriva. The unit I looked at was powered by a specialized version of Mandriva 2007, with customizations aimed at school-aged children."
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by netpython on Mon 9th Jul 2007 13:14 UTC
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but for impatient children who don't need Microsoft Word compatibility, perhaps KOffice would be a better solution

childeren who need Microsoft Word more likely aren't the targeted audience anyway.

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by PhilB on Mon 9th Jul 2007 15:05 in reply to "re"
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"with customizations aimed at school-aged children."

Bill Gates might be able to use it?

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