Intel dumps OLPC, Negroponte loses it

Posted by Scott_Ruecker on Jan 6, 2008 11:05 AM EDT
Tectonic; By Alastair Otter
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There are numerous news reports covering Intel’s withdrawal from the One Laptop Per Child project. The company says it decided to leave the OLPC board because the One Laptop organisation had demanded it stop supporting other efforts in emerging markets. Of course what the OLPC board was specifically referring to was Intel’s Classmate, a laptop for developing markets launched in 2006.

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petulant? or rightfully ticked off? tuxchick 4 917 Jan 7, 2008 4:58 AM

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