One Laptop Per Child has spun gold out of straw with its latest design--a semi-flexible plastic, ultrathin, multitouch, backlit tablet that can also function as an e-reader and camera.
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Glaskowsky analyzes the recent XO-2 hardware announcement from the One Laptop Per Child organization.
In addition, the touch-screen version of the XO, as well as a Linux and Windows XP dual-booting model, will be out soon.
On this week's EIC Squared podcast, ZDNet's Larry Dignan and I discuss the latest developments in the Microhoo saga, the new OLPC project, and Twitter fascination.
OLPC, Eee PC, Intel, and Apple dominate this week's laptop news.
OLPC has said it is working on the next generation of XO laptops, and has released a few very intriguing photos and details for the XO 2.0.