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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.

Submission + - Gates: Nintendo is Our 'Toughest Competition'

njkid1 writes: "That's right, Nintendo not Sony. Microsoft head honcho Bill Gates thinks that because of the "impressive strength" of the company and its new Wii console Nintendo is now Microsoft's biggest competition when it comes to video games. http://biz.gamedaily.com/industry/feature/?id=1492 0&ncid=AOLGAM000500000000010"

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