MIT Media Lab is working on a laptop that would only cost a 100 dollars to produce, offering a way to provide millions of children worldwide with a new learning tool. Except for large data storage, the laptop will do basicly the same as a any other one. Available P2P technology will allow information sharing, while more research is being done to create a straight low cost internet connection. What's more, the Linux based computer will use innovative power, including wind-up.
To be expected by the end of 2006 or early 2007.
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