[IAEP] heads up - Indian PC?
walter.bender at gmail.com
Tue Feb 3 06:36:38 EST 2009
What is the OLPC no-cost connectivity program? I've heard it explained.
On Mon, Feb 2, 2009 at 9:50 PM, Christoph Derndorfer
<e0425826 at student.tuwien.ac.at> wrote:
> I concur with Negroponte and the analyst quoted at
> that a real "$20 laptop" simply isn't feasible.
> I'd be glad to be proved wrong but I think we're probably going to see
> OLPC's "no cost connectivity program"
> (http://blog.laptop.org/2009/01/07/refocusing-on-our-mission/) before a
> $20 laptop shows up... ;-)
> alan c schrieb:
>> India to unveil laptop costing Rs500
>> 'January 31, 2009 - With Tata Motor's coming out with the low-cost
>> Nano car, a group of Indian students are coming out with a laptop for
>> Rs500 ($10), cheaper than most pocket calculators, which can be used
>> globally for educational purposes and revolutionaries the computer
>> market in developing countries.....'
> Christoph Derndorfer
> co-editor, olpcnews
> url: www.olpcnews.com
> e-mail: christoph at olpcnews.com
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