CNET News: PCs for the Poor: Which Design Will Win?
Feb 16, 2006, 18:00 (2 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Michael Kanellos)
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"It's easy to list the benefits of bringing inexpensive
computers to the billions of people who live in rural villages and
urban centers in the developing world.
"Village computers allow kids to take classes in areas where
schools have closed and let adults learn pricing strategies for
their agricultural products. A van rigged with a satellite
connection and printers produces inexpensive books for kids in