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Submission + - $100 Laptops to be sold to public

mianne writes: At the Consumer Electronics Show, the One Laptop Per Child project announced that it plans to sell the $100 laptop to the general public next year. According to a BBC article the consumer will actually purchase two laptops with one going to a child in a developing nation, making the buyer, in essense, the child's sponsor.

Established technology tends to persist in the face of new technology. -- G. Blaauw, one of the designers of System 360

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