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Go Ahead, Give a Kid a Laptop and Walk Away

by Nikhil Swaminathan

August 11, 2010
At this past weekend's Techonomy Conference 2010 in Lake Tahoe, One Laptop per Child Founder Nicholas Negroponte answered a fundamental question that OLPC critics have fired his way over the years: You can't just hand a kid in a developing world country a laptop and continue on your way, can you?

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Go Ahead, Give a Kid a Laptop and Walk Away