Latest Nicholas Negroponte Stories

2010-05-28 06:30:00

After trying to offer a $100 laptop for children in the world’s poorest regions, the One Laptop Per Child organization will be taking on the challenge of creating a tablet computer.

2010-04-30 05:50:00

The United Nations has announced plans to distribute more than 200,000 laptops to school-aged children living in the Gaza Strip.

2010-01-06 11:23:00

SOMERVILLE, Mass., Jan. 6 /PRNewswire/ -- The Echo Nest, a music intelligence company powering smarter music applications for leading online music companies and developers, today announced it secured additional venture financing. The company adds three new notable investors: Donald L.

2009-08-03 13:00:00

MORRISVILLE, N.C., Aug. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- For one day -- August 10, 2009 -- ASP.NET MVC developers will be able to order the new Syncfusion Essential Studio ASP.NET MVC binary edition for only $5 and receive thirty days of subscription service.

2008-11-17 11:55:00

Online retail giant Amazon will be helping the One Laptop Per Child project this year during the push to promote its kid-friendly computers to children in developing countries.

2008-09-12 15:00:12

By Timothy C Barmann Nicholas Negroponte, a former colleague of John Maeda at MIT, is among the founders of the One Laptop Per Child project.

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