OLPC CTO Jepsen Quits Nonprofit Effort
Dec 31, 2007, 16:00 (3 Talkback[s])
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"The One Laptop Per Child project suffered a blow this week,
with Chief Technology Officer Mary Lou Jepsen quitting the
nonprofit to start a for-profit company to commercialize technology
she invented with OLPC.
"Jepsen, who joined OLPC as its first employee in 2005 after
Nicholas Negroponte started the effort, will pursue an opportunity
to chase after 'her next miracle in display technology,' OLPC said
in an e-mail sent on Sunday..."