OLPC in the News …

Well, it seems like the OLPC organization is in the news a lot lately, even more so than usual. Stories that caught my eye over the last  week included a CNN report, a BBC story from Monday, and of course the Wall Street Journal page A1 story that came out this last Saturday. Microsoft’s approach…

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Beyond Stories

Yesterday I attended AMD’s 50×15 partner summit in Sunnyvale, California. 50×15 is AMD’s equivalent to Microsoft’s Unlimited Potential, with the idea that 50% of the world’s population can achieve access to the Internet and computers by the year 2015. In attendance were representatives from technology vendors (HP, Cisco, Dell, Nokia, Google, Sun, Microsoft), some NGOs,…

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I Guess I’m Famous Now

Will Poole and I did a video blog interview with Chris Pirillo last week, and Chris just posted the interview onto YouTube today. It’s a fairly long interview, but as you can see from the screen shot, it had over 1,000 views so far today. Chris is the blogger behind Lockergnome among other things. He…

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Beyond Travel

It has been over a week since I returned from my trip to Helsinki, which makes it three out of the last five weeks that I have been on the road outside of the US. While I was in Finland, some of my colleagues in the Unlimited Potential Group were scattered to other parts of…

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