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Coming to a Watering Hole Near You: OLPC's Mesh Networking

Mar 04, 2008, 18:30 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Andrew Hendry)

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Even in today's high-tech world of unified communications and wireless mobility, the idea of two kids with laptops sitting under a tree somewhere in Saharan Africa being able to exchange information without any kind of infrastructure or configuration, seems as wild an idea as the land they live in.

"But with the OLPC project, this scenario is rapidly becoming a widespread reality..."

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