The bad news? It will cost 2x as much as when it was announced… still looks pretty cool, though. Your $400 will get you 4GB – that’s right, only 4 – of storage space, 512MB of RAM, a VGA webcam, a 7″ screen and 3½ hours of battery, all in a package weighing in at less than 2½ lbs.
Ian Hecht is a teacher of French, Science, History and Communication Production Technology at the largest high school in Saskatchewan, Canada. He runs Marturia.net on the side and designs websites and multimedia presentations for non-profit organisations. You can contact Ian by clicking the e-mail link at the top of the page.
May 22, 2008
OLPC version 2 (or XOXO as they’re planning on calling it) looks amazing – it has dual form/function as a laptop and e-book reader. I ...