Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 9th Jan 2008 22:21 UTC, submitted by WillM
Hardware, Embedded Systems The One Laptop Per Child Project and Microsoft are working together to develop a dual-boot system to put both Linux and Windows on laptops aimed at kids in developing countries, the head of OLPC said in an interview Tuesday. "We are working with them very closely to make a dual-boot system so that, like on an Apple, you can boot either one up. The version that's up and running of Windows on the XO is very fast, it's very, very successful. We're working very hard to do both," said Nicholas Negroponte, chairman of OLPC.
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RE[2]: Disappointing
by h3rman on Thu 10th Jan 2008 21:43 UTC in reply to "RE: Disappointing"
h3rman
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2006-08-09

they will pirate, as people do everywhere except the US, Western Europe (....) and maybe Japan and Korea.


Haha, (South) Korea and no piracy?
You buy a pc, you'll easily get a cracked Office for free just about anywhere. Even in supermarkets like E-mart.

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