14th > January > 2007 Archive

You want a $100 computer? For $300? No sale!

One Laptop per Child (OLPC), a non-profit organisation with the goal of providing children in developing nations with laptop computers, today announced that "contrary to previously published reports OLPC has no plans to make the XO laptops available for sale to the general public."
Guy Kewney, 14 Jan 2007

19th century Britain goes online

The Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC) has joined forces with Essex University to launch an online picture of Britain's changing population
Kablenet, 14 Jan 2007