Indian helps Kiwis take bronze at ‘Nerd Olympics’in Poland

July 9th, 2010 - 2:01 pm ICT by ANI
Auckland (New Zealand), July 9 (ANI): An Indian has helped New Zealand to win the bronze medal at this year's Nerd Olympics.Vinny Kumar and three others -- Kayo Lakadia, Steve Ward, Chanyeol ... Read more...

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MIT project to introduce student laptops in Indian languages

August 4th, 2008 - 10:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Aug 4 (IANS) The One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) project, launched by Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) professor Nicholas Negroponte, will now introduce laptops with various keyboards in local Indian languages. ... Read more...

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Microsoft to finally give software for low-cost laptops

May 16th, 2008 - 7:02 pm ICT by admin
New York, May 16 (IANS) After a long dispute, Microsoft has agreed to offer Windows for the computers of 'One Laptop Per Child' (OLPC) educational project for children in developing nations. The ... Read more...

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One Laptop Per Child Accused of Patent Infringement

November 29th, 2007 - 5:53 am ICT by admin
Nigeria is really not getting along with Nicholas Negroponte's One Laptop per Child initiative these days. First, OLPC spokesman Walter Bender got into a war of words with Nigeria's education minister, who ... Read more...

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OLPC’s XO Plan Faces Many Challenges

November 28th, 2007 - 12:24 am ICT by admin
"Give One. Get One." That's the slogan for the two-for-one program by One Laptop Per Child, an organization set up to promote and distribute the innovative, low-cost, Linux-based XO laptop computer developed ... Read more...

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OLPC Extends ‘Give One Get One’ Until Year’s End

November 26th, 2007 - 11:55 pm ICT by admin
It's the season for giving and getting, and a good time for the One Laptop Per Child's Give One Get One program. Because of reported sales averaging $2 million per day, OLPC ... Read more...

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China’s Quanta begins production of 100 dollar laptop

November 14th, 2007 - 10:16 am ICT by admin

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