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08.30.13
Editor's Letter: Color commentary
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08.30.13

Editor's Letter: Color commentary

In each issue of Distro, Executive Editor Marc Perton publishes a wrap-up of the week in news. Th...

By M. Perton,   08.30.13
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08.26.13
Daily Roundup: Accessories buyer's guide, OLPC XO Tablet review, Employee-only white Xbox One, and more!
08.26.13

Daily Roundup: Accessories buyer's guide, OLPC XO Tablet review, Employee-only white Xbox One, and more!

You might say the day is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workday, however, ho...

By D. Fishman,   08.26.13
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08.26.13
OLPC XO Tablet review
08.26.13

OLPC XO Tablet review

In late 2007, One Laptop Per Child launched its "Give 1 Get 1" program. While the do-gooder organi...

By B. Heater,   08.26.13
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07.09.13
OLPC's XO Tablet gets July 16th Walmart launch date, more retailers following soon
07.09.13

OLPC's XO Tablet gets July 16th Walmart launch date, more retailers following soon

June has come and gone with nary a sign of One Laptop Per Child's first consumer-facing device. Gr...

By B. Heater,   07.09.13
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06.25.13
The Engadget Show 44: Education with Google, OLPC, Code.org, LeapFrog, SparkFun, Adafruit and more
06.25.13

The Engadget Show 44: Education with Google, OLPC, Code.org, LeapFrog, SparkFun, Adafruit and more

It's time to rethink the way our children learn. It's all a bit overwhelming, attempting to restru...

By B. Heater,   06.25.13
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05.16.13
The Daily Roundup for 05.16.2013
05.16.13

The Daily Roundup for 05.16.2013

You might say the day is never really done in consumer technology news. Your workday, however, ho...

By D. Fishman,   05.16.13
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05.15.13
OLPC XO Tablet final version hands-on (video)
05.15.13

OLPC XO Tablet final version hands-on (video)

The XO Tablet that One Laptop Per Child was shuttling around the floor of the Las Vegas Convention...

By B. Heater,   05.15.13
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05.15.13
OLPC working on XO laptop telescope and microscope peripherals (hands-on)
05.15.13

OLPC working on XO laptop telescope and microscope peripherals (hands-on)

So much of what children are taught in the sciences amounts to abstractions. It's a shame, really...

By B. Heater,   05.15.13
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03.01.13
OLPC XO-4 surfaces at the FCC, right on cue
03.01.13

OLPC XO-4 surfaces at the FCC, right on cue

The One Laptop Per Child team hasn't always been punctual -- see the XO 3.0, née XO-3 -- bu...

By J. Fingas,   03.01.13
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