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While some of this week around the tech sites has been devoted to “unpacking” shots of the Wii, PS3, Zune and other gadgets – the OLPC folks had an unpacking party of their own – the first 10 laptops for the One Laptop Per Child arrived and the team took photos – [via] – Link & photos.

Phillip Torrone

Editor at large – Make magazine. Creative director – Adafruit Industries, contributing editor – Popular Science. Previously: Founded – Hack-a-Day, how-to editor – Engadget, Director of product development – Fallon Worldwide, Technology Director – Braincraft.



  1. tms10000 says:

    I want one.

  2. mechanisma22 says:

    yeah when does the US consumers get one?

  3. MadScott says:

    This should reduce the cost of keeping people chained to their terminals significantly. Just watch the spam grow…

  4. SmartAZ says:

    Computers have NOTHING to do with education. The schools will buy them because they are cheaper than hiring teachers, and the kids will use them to play games and watch porn. Same as everyplace else.

  5. philliptorrone says:

    SmartAZ – i dont think thats going to be the case with these computers, but it will be interesting to see what happens.

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