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Open Source Software and Recycled Gear Equals PCs for Needy Schools

Feb 29, 2008, 19:45 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Denise Dubie)

"One person's trash is another's treasure, and this weekend open source vendors and community members plan to join forces with a Northern Californian recycling organization to transform hundreds of desktop and laptops into PCs loaded with Ubuntu, Firefox, OpenOffice and more to be donated to needy area schools.

"Untangle, an open source application software maker, joined forces with the Alameda County Computer Resource Center, or ACCRC, to first take in and then turn around hundreds of computers loaded with software for local schools..."

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