$100 Tablet For One Laptop Per Child Program Next Year? The idea of a $100 tablet computer for children in developing parts of the world may become a reality sooner than originally expected, but it won't have all the features that were originally part of the project.
May 27 2010, 7:11am CDT
The New OLPC Is Seriously Hot One Laptop Per Child is a charity run by Nicholas Negroponte. Their goal is to provide laptops to every child in the developing world. One of the ways they do this is by selling their ultra-cheap machines to Westerners...
Dec 23 2009, 11:32am CST
New One Laptop Per Child XO 3.0 Makes Any Geek Drool One Laptop per Child (OLPC) has announced their roadmap of low cost laptops including the XO 3.0 scheduled for 2012 release.
The non-profit OLPC organization's aim is to provide every child in the world access to a...
Dec 23 2009, 6:00am CST
OLPC XO Laptop Will Be An eBook Computer By 2012 There is some information about the OLPC project of Nicholas Negroponte. Apparently the 2nd generation OLPC XO laptop will only be a hardware upgrade of the current model and OLPC focuses on a completely new design for...
Nov 3 2009, 9:08am CST
OLPC XO-2 OLPC is working on the next generation kids notebook dubbed XO-2 and gave a first glimps on what the XO-2 is supposed to look like.
The new future XO will have two touch screens and will be much smaller than the...
May 21 2008, 10:00am CDT
OLPC Gets New President and COO The One Laptop per Child foundation announced today that it has appointed a new COO. Charles Kane was appointed COO and President by founder and Chairman Nicholas Negroponte. The OLPC has had a rough time of late with...
May 5 2008, 7:31am CDT
Ambient Umbrella tells you when it rains Ambient Devices announced the Ambient Umbrella, the world’s first umbrella that alerts users when rain is expected.
The Ambient Umbrella automatically receives weather data from Accuweather.com via Ambient’s Infocast...
Jul 27 2007, 6:10am CDT
OLPC to cost $175 and can run Windows The $100 Laptop is going to cost $175, but the hardware will be able to run Microsoft Windows.
Nicholas Negroponte, the former director of the MIT Media Lab, who now runs the nonprofit One Laptop Per Child project...
Apr 28 2007, 3:00pm CDT
Live Video of the MIT $100 Laptop I just love the Internet. Somebody somewhere makes information you are looking for available eventually. Dropping cost of
bandwidth also allows for more videos to appear online also on personal blogs.
Andy Carvin for...
Nov 21 2005, 1:26pm EST
MIT $100 Laptop Photo CNET has published a photo of the $100 Laptop that the MIT Media Labs under Nicholas Negroponte is developing.
The photos shows the final design of the $100 laptop which was shown at the United Nations Internet Summit...
Nov 17 2005, 8:31am EST
Sub-$100 Laptop Design Revealed by MIT's Negroponte Nicholas Negroponte, chairman and founder of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Labs showed designs for a sub-$100 laptop for kids in 3rd world countries.
Negroponte's non-profit One Laptop Per Child...
Sep 29 2005, 1:03pm EST
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