Nigerian school kids use Linux

Posted by Scott_Ruecker on Apr 12, 2007 6:46 AM EDT
Linux DevCenter; By Brad Fuller
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Probably their first use with Linux not least their first look at a real computer. While these young African children will be interfacing with the computer using Sugar (pictured above) and applications such as Etoys, the underlying OS is Linux. Jessica Dolcourt posted a great article on the One Laptop Per Child initiative in Nigeria on CNET news. We are finally seeing the beginning of the first deployments of the laptop.

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