[SATLUG] Intel Quits One Laptop Per Child Program

Jonathan Hull masterr at gmail.com
Fri Jan 4 20:47:35 CST 2008


Disagreements with organization, or are they not liking that AMD chips
are used? They do have the competing Classmate PC afterall.

-Jon

On Jan 4, 2008 8:33 PM, Todd W. Bucy <toddwbucy at grandecom.net> wrote:
> I guess they figured that they had gotten all the good pr out of the
> program.
> Todd
>
>
> John Chalinder wrote:
> > (AP) -- Citing disagreements with the organization, Intel Corp. said
> > Thursday it has abandoned the One Laptop Per Child program, dealing a
> > big blow to the ambitious project seeking to bring millions of
> > low-cost laptops to children in developing countries.
> > http://www.physorg.com/news118637835.html
> >
> > Sad, it was a noble project...
>
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