Go Ahead, Give a Kid a Laptop and Walk Away Go Ahead, Give a Kid a Laptop and Walk Away
Communities

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?
Recently on GOOD
The
Daily
GOOD
Sign up to receive the best of GOOD delivered to your inbox each and every weekday
Stephen Colbert ended any chance for an Anthony Weiner comeback in one quick segment https://t.co/IyPfBxVWRg https://t.co/02WSatEAhs
Go Ahead, Give a Kid a Laptop and Walk Away