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Negroponte: OLPC Machine Will Be $50 in 2011, Electronics Are 'Obese'

Feb 20, 2008, 15:15 (1 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Alexis Madrigal)

"Nicholas Negroponte, co-founder of both the MIT Media Lab and the non-profit One Laptop Per Child, delivered the last keynote speech of the American Academy for the Advancement of Sciences annual meeting tonight.

"The talk focused on the groundbreaking work of the OLPC, which has managed to deliver thousands of $187 laptops to children in the developing world. Negroponte ran through a list of the organization's accomplishments, noting that they had half a million machines in their pipeline and that production had reached 110,000 units per month..."

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