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					                     Laptop Liberation




                                       Benjamin Mako Hill
                                             http://mako.cc


                            One Laptop Per Child Project
                              Free Software Foundation
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   It's an education project, not a laptop project.
              —Nicholas Negroponte


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           The $100
          $180 Laptop
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                                     Core Principles

   I. Child Ownership
   II. Low Ages
   III. Saturation
   IV. Connection
   V. Free and Open Source

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                                        XO-1 Hardware
                           ●   AMD Geode 433MHz CPU
                           ●   256MB RAM
                           ●   1GB Internal Flash (+SD)
                           ●   Wireless Mesh Networking
                           ●   6” x 4.5” Screen
                                –    1200x800 B&W (Reflective)
                                –    800x600 Color
                           ●   Camera 640x480
                           ●   USB Ports, Game Buttons
                           ●   Rugged/Water Resistant



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                     XO-1 Power Consumption

 ●   Target Power: 1 watt
 ●   Low Poer Ebook Mode
 ●   Flexible Input (10-20V)
 ●   Human/Solar Power Options
 ●   “Greenest” PC Ever




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                                       XO-1 Software
  ●   New Sugar UI
  ●   Few Words
  ●   Activities instead
      of Applications

  ●   Fedora and
      GNU/Linux
  ●   Python, C, C++


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             Free
            Software
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                          Free Software Defined

  The freedom to...
   ... use software for any purpose.
   ... study and modify.
   ... distribute copies to others.
   ... collaborate and share your
       changes.

Benjamin Mako Hill   CU CodeReview       http://mako.cc
                                     Core Principles

   I. Child Ownership
   II. Low Ages
   III. Saturation
   IV. Connection
   V. Free and Open Source

Benjamin Mako Hill   CU CodeReview           http://mako.cc
                              Pedogogical Philosophy




                     Learning, Not Teaching

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                                     Alternatives




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                                        Get Involved

                 One Laptop Per Child
                     http://laptop.org
                  http://wiki.laptop.org

           Free Software Foundation
                http://www.fsf.org


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                                          G1G1




                http://laptopgiving.org
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