[Sugar-devel] [UKids] Re: The future of Sugar on XO-1s

James Cameron quozl at laptop.org
Mon Apr 11 04:58:41 EDT 2016

On Sun, Apr 10, 2016 at 10:05:42PM -0400, Adam Holt wrote:
> On Apr 10, 2016 9:37 PM, "Dave Crossland" <[1]dave at lab6.com> wrote:
> >
> > On 10 April 2016 at 20:35, Adam Holt <[2]holt at laptop.org> wrote:
> >>
> >> Just imagine if OLPC had not chosen to run off with $40 Millon in
> community-driven revenue
> >
> > I don't understand this. What are you referring to? :)
> Give1Get1 revenues were approximately $40 Million.  A listening organization
> could have (and would have) taken a portion of that surprisingly clairvoyant
> learning moment into its soul, divining its community purpise, rather than
> banking it.
> Nobody's saying the road less traveled would have been cake (I hope) as many of
> the same Technocracy First / Human Education Later mistakes were bound to
> happen, as we can see today in Wikipedia's leadership power vacuum, some of us
> never learn naturally :) [3]http://mollywhite.net/wikimedia-timeline/
> But 8 years later, Tony Anderson is 100% correct: an entirely different road
> was right there in front of us, if we'd chosen to deliberate together, in a
> united voice...

Oh, I see now.  Backward looking statements again.  Out of scope for

James Cameron

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