20
May
2007
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10:06 PM
America/Los_Angeles

A Reader Writes: 60 Minutes on one laptop per child...

Michael Silverman from AMD draws attention to:

I wanted to make you aware that this evening CBS’ 60 Minutes program aired a 13 minute piece featuring Nicholas Negroponte’s non-profit One Laptop Per Child (OLPC) Program (http://www.laptop.org/), of which AMD is proud to be the CPU provider and a key strategic partner. The mission of OLPC is very much in line with our own 50x15 Initiative, whose goal is to enable 50-percent of the world’s population with affordable Internet access and computing capability by the year 2015.


Here is more: http://www.cbsnews.com/stories/2007/05/20/60minutes/main2830058.shtml