Tuesday, February 01, 2005

RED HERRING | The hundred-buck PC

RED HERRING | The hundred-buck PC

excerpt: "The founder and chairman of the MIT Media Lab wants to create a $100 portable computer for the developing world. Nicholas Negroponte, author of Being Digital and the Wiesner Professor of Media Technology at MIT, says he has obtained promises of support from a number of major companies, including Advanced Micro Devices, Google, Motorola, Samsung, and News Corp."