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Can the education-focused OLPC XO 3.0 tablet teach consumer manufacturers anything useful?

The goal of the OLPC XO 3.0 is not to sell a sexy entertainment product, but instead to get every child in the world with a connected computer. Is there anything consumer tablet manufacturers can learn from a tablet made with "cheap" education as its guiding philosophy?

By January 20, 2012

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OLPC XO 3.0 tablet is kid-friendly, education-approved (photos)

The OLPC XO 3.0 is a Linux-based tablet from Marvell and One Laptop Per Child.

6 Images By January 11, 2012

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OLPC XO 3.0 £70 tablet to launch at CES

The One Laptop Per Child tablet will launch at CES, and now we have final images of how it'll look.

By January 8, 2012

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$100 OLPC tablet to debut at CES

The XO 3.0 tablet from the One Laptop Per Child project will debut at CES, featuring some novel technology. All for less than $100.

By January 7, 2012

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OLPC's Give One, Get One program to be rekindled Nov. 17

Amazon.com is facilitating this year's installment of the One Laptop Per Child donation program.

By November 11, 2008

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OLPC's capitulation to Windows: A community failure?

Nicholas Negroponte's recent decision to embrace Windows seems to come down to a belief that when community fails, one must default to a proprietary vendor.

By May 7, 2008

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Marvell backs ambitious $100 OLPC tablet

The One Laptop Per Child foundation's futuristic vision of an inexpensive tablet computer for children of developing nations is closer to reality, thanks to a partnership with manufacturer Marvell.

By May 27, 2010

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OLPC designer eyes cheap specs for kids

Yves Behar turns his attention to See Well to Learn Better, a program aimed at designing and distributing durable glasses to needy Mexican children.

By May 3, 2010

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How successful was OLPC's 'Give One, Get One' program?

Although it went mostly unnoticed over the holidays, the OLPC program released XO-1 sales figures for the promotion, which weren't bad for an unfinished machine.

By January 20, 2008

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A laptop for $75? OLPC's ex-CTO out-cheaps cheap

$75 for a laptop? That's an absurdly low number, but possible....

By January 10, 2008