Linked by David Adams on Tue 4th Dec 2007 19:27 UTC, submitted by MissinBeOS
Hardware, Embedded Systems From the WSJ: "The dream of cheap computers in the hands of millions of poor children is becoming a reality, though not exactly as its proponents imagined. For-profit competitors snatched the idea and have run with it."
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sergiusens
Member since:
2007-09-01

as a person living in a third world country (where many locals believe we are a 1st world one), I'd have to say, that education is exactly what we need and OLPC is just another tool to accomplish that.

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evangs Member since:
2005-07-07

Is that Malaysia by any chance?

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Different Member since:
2007-07-03

Hehe Malaysia user is very tech savvy

Even their entry level machine is a Core 2 Duo ;)

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