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  • Voznesenski, Andrei Born 1933. Soviet poet whose collections of verse include Parabola (1960) and The Triangular Pear (1962).


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  • Laurel and Ctein are using the audio measuring to measure how far their OLPCs are from each other.

    At Minicon

  • You should check out her blog at Pixel Qi, especially this post where she tells a story about girls in rural Nigeria opening a “laptop hospital” to fix broken OLPCs.

    Ada Lovelace Day 2010 – Mary Lou Jepsen

  • The personal computing revolution will not be televised, streamed, meme'd, podcast or blogged ... the PC revolution will be live ... lead by little children carrying OLPCs.

    Open Bemoaning

  • And what of the educators who will be equipped with OLPCs?

    OLPC ships for $150 USD, porn filters included | Sync Blog

  • If we can't obtain OLPCs for Australian schools, for instance, then it still might be possible to do something along similar lines if we understand the issues deeply.

    Archive 2008-06-01

  • Question: Alternative scenarios to having OLPCs might include the plethora of cheap laptops now coming on stream, initiated by the EEE -- but without mesh network and sugar etc it's going to be a very different experience, isn't it?

    Archive 2008-06-01

  • There needs to be a way for educators in developed countries to obtain OLPCs.

    untangling Free, Sugar and Constructionism (walter bender)

  • One question though: With OLPCs only being distributed to the developing world and with limited options for educators in industrialised countries to obtain at least two OLPCs at least two are necessary for collaborative activities, then how do interested educators acquire the basic material substrate to become actively involved in these activities and scenarios?

    untangling Free, Sugar and Constructionism (walter bender)

  • On the surface initially making OLPCs only available to children in disadvantaged countries seems admirable and egalitarian.

    Archive 2008-07-01

  • BBC | Intel undermined OLPC project Esta semana o projecto OLPC foi marcado pelo abandono da Intel e por acusações por parte da equipe do MIT de má fé por parte da Intel, que se por um lado atribuia financiamentos ao OLPC, por outro concorre agressivamente com o OLPC, oferecendo o seu Classmate a governos que já tinham assinado contrado para aquisição de OLPCs.



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