OLPC project clarifies: no plans for Windows support

Posted by bigg on May 3, 2007 9:01 PM EDT
ars technica; By Ken Fisher
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I kept coming across these claims that Microsoft and OLPC had partnered to put Windows XP Starter Edition on the OLPC, and according to one report, this was being done to get the XO laptop into US schools. None of this jibed with what I had been hearing from sources, so I decided to look into it further. As it turns out, a number of new outlets, including the AP and Reuters, mischaracterized the situation.

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