[IAEP] The Daily Maverick (ZA) mangles Sugar in its digest of today's NYT/IHT article

Sean DALY sdaly.be at gmail.com
Mon Nov 9 12:30:11 EST 2009

The editors very graciously agreed to update their article.


On Mon, Nov 9, 2009 at 4:47 PM, Sean DALY <sdaly.be at gmail.com> wrote:
> http://www.thedailymaverick.co.za/article/2009-11-09-Cheap-laptops-for-worlds-poor-One-man-and-his-dream
> "techies absolutely loathe its in-built operating system"
> I shall mail them forthwith.
> It's tiring putting out fires like this, and the zombie meme of
> Windows on the XO continues to mutate (!) in the wild. Every
> newspaper, site, and blogger who reports on OLPC or Sugar gets added
> to the mailing list though, so as we do launches and media campaigns
> hopefully the undead meme will fade away.
> Great photo though, those XO-1s have clearly taken a licking and keep
> on ticking (with apologies to Timex)
> Sean

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