TITLE

Green Machines

PUB. DATE
October 2006
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Senior;10/6/2006, Vol. 85 Issue 5, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information on One Laptop per Child, a program started by Nicholas Negroponte. The program aims to provide laptops to elementary students in poor countries, including Thailand, Nigeria and Argentina. From October to November 2006, Thailand Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra will distribute computers to 500 children. The computers, which are also called green machines, cost $140.
ACCESSION #
22589266

 

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