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Tectonic: New Tuxlab Looks to Community for Sustainability

May 16, 2006, 19:45 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Jason Norwood-Young)

"A new model for sustainably implementing computer laboratories in underprivileged schools is being piloted by Tuxlabs, a division of the Shuttleworth Foundation. Tuxlabs has partnered with a Sowetan entrepreneur, who will sell services in a school's open source laboratory to the community once the school day ends.

"St Martin's High School in Orlando West, Soweto, is expected to get its 30-PC lab next Tuesday 23 May. Running Edubuntu--an education-specific port of Ubuntu--the lab sports brand new equipment from Acer..."

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