$100 laptop may be at security forefront

Monday, 9 October 2006, 12:42 AM EST

The $100 laptops planned for children around the world might turn out to be as revolutionary for their security measures as for their low-cost economics.

The One Laptop Per Child project, a nonprofit begun at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, aims to improve education by giving children bright-colored, hand-cranked, wireless-enabled portable computers. Governments are to buy the laptops and hand them to kids for them to own.

At the Washington Post.

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