15 novembro 2006
Will This Save The World?
Can Nicholas Negroponte, the Andrew Carnegie of the information age, get governments to buy cheap laptops?
By James Surowiecki
November 13, 2006
The cofounder of MIT's Media Lab, Nicholas Negroponte, wants to make $100 laptops available to poor children throughout the world. The next few months will be critical in determining whether the One Laptop per Child project succeeds.
November 14, 2006
If Nicholas Negroponte can achieve his ambition of distributing $100 laptops to the world's disadvantaged children, he will help redefine philanthropy and see his name added to a list alongside the likes of Carnegie, Ford, and Rockefeller.
November 15, 2006
The One Laptop per Child project wants to spread computer literacy throughout the world. But will it work, and is it the right strategy for closing the digital divide?