The New York Times/CNET News: Are Politics Delaying the $100 Laptop?
Jan 30, 2006, 14:30 (3 Talkback[s])
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"It sounds like a project that just about any technology-minded
executive could get behind: distributing durable, cheap laptop
computers in the developing world to help education.
"But in the year since Nicholas Negroponte, the founder of the
Massachusetts Institute of Technology Media Laboratory, unveiled
his prototype for a $100 laptop, he has found himself wrestling
with Microsoft and the politics of software..."