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OLPC Makes its Entry Into India--Finally

Nov 01, 2007, 18:45 (0 Talkback[s])


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"When the OLPC first made news, a prominent official in the HRD ministry of the Indian government had gone on record snubbing the OLPC project ($100 laptop), even making a preposterous claim that work was under way to create India's own $10 laptop. But as things have worked out, OLPC has already made an entry into India in the form of a pilot project in a rural primary school in a village in the state of Maharasthra.

"The OLPC is currently being field tested at the Khairat primary school..."

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