Why Microsoft and Intel Tried to Kill the XO $100 Laptop
Aug 12, 2008, 13:33 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Bryan Appleyard)
"Negroponte and his young staff are older and wiser. They were
stunned by the savagery of the competition they faced –
competition plainly intended to destroy a philanthropic idea.
“I had wildly underestimated,” says Negroponte,
“the degree to which commercial entities will go to disrupt a