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Quest Starts for the $75 Laptop


Having failed to established a $100 laptop, the ex-CTO of One Laptop Per Child Mary Lou Jepsen and her shiny new for-profit Pixel Qi start-up is going to shoot for a $75 laptop while also commercializing the sunlight-readable, low-cost, low-power screens invented for OLPC’s XO machine.

Her web site observes that volume can bring down the price of next-generation hardware. It says OLPC will get the products at cost.


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