Nicholas Negroponte


Indian TV Show Says $35 Tablet "Fairly Impressive"

Indian TV Show Says $35 Tablet "Fairly Impressive"

India's game-changing tablet gets a good first impression...

Aug 13 2010, 8:12am CDT

$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 ex...

May 27 2010, 7:11am CDT

One Laptop Per Child Program Expands, Expects 20 Million More PCs

One Laptop Per Child (OLPC), the ingenious nonprofit group that offers children in third-world countries the ability to interac...

Apr 28 2010, 10:50am CDT

The New OLPC Is Seriously Hot

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...

Dec 23 2009, 11:32am CST

New One Laptop Per Child XO 3.0 Makes Any Geek Drool

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. T...

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...

Nov 3 2009, 9:08am CST

OLPC XO-2

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 l...

May 21 2008, 10:00am CDT

OLPC Gets New President and COO

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 Preside...

May 5 2008, 7:31am CDT

Ambient Umbrella tells you when it rains

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 Ambie...

Jul 27 2007, 6:10am CDT

OLPC to cost $175 and can run Windows

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 forme...

Apr 28 2007, 3:00pm CDT

Live Video of the MIT $100 Laptop

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 band...

Nov 21 2005, 1:26pm EST

MIT $100 Laptop Photo

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 sho...

Nov 17 2005, 8:31am EST

Sub-$100 Laptop Design Revealed by MIT's Negroponte

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...

Sep 29 2005, 1:03pm EST