OLPC G1G1 final numbers

A couple folks have asked me how successful the OLPC “Give One Get One” program was, since we participated in it to get Zach his XO. OLPC News reports: OLPC just announced that G1G1 raised $35 million dollars with the sale of 162,000 X0 laptops – half (81,000) destined for Haiti, Rwanda, Cambodia, Mongolia, Afghanistan.Read More

Well, Dang.

We just got mail saying that the XO Laptop for Zach won’t arrive until at least January 15th. On the one hand, I’m glad they let us know so I can stop frantically hitting <refresh> on Fedex’s website, but I’m sad because he won’t have it for his vacation. I am consolidated knowing that ourRead More