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One Laptop Per Child Project


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One Laptop Per Child Project

  1. 1. One Laptop Per Child Project
  2. 2. What is One Laptop Per Child? <ul><li>The OLPC laptop is to provide children with the opportunity to learn about learning itself </li></ul><ul><li>To explore, experiment and express themselves </li></ul><ul><li>It is a program to enable all children, everywhere, to have the best education possible </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Is attempting to provide children in developing countries with inexpensive </li></ul>
  4. 4. Who Made it? <ul><li>Nicholas Negroponte was born December 1, 1941 is a Greek American architect and computer scientist </li></ul>
  5. 5. <ul><li>He is a founder and the director of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology's uniquely innovative Media Laboratory </li></ul><ul><li>He studied at MIT, where as a graduate student he specialized in the new field of computer aided design </li></ul>
  6. 6. What is the Goal Of OLPC? <ul><li>One of OLPC's major goals is helping children feel comfortable customizing their laptop configurations and guiding their own learning </li></ul>
  7. 7. Does OLPC Stand Alone? There are some organizations are members of OLPC <ul><li>AMD </li></ul><ul><li>Brightstar </li></ul><ul><li>Chi Lin </li></ul><ul><li>eBay </li></ul><ul><li>Google </li></ul><ul><li>Intel </li></ul><ul><li>Marvell </li></ul><ul><li>News Corporation </li></ul><ul><li>Quanta Computer </li></ul><ul><li>Red Hat </li></ul><ul><li>SES Astra </li></ul>
  8. 8. What are Advantages of Using it? <ul><li>The OLPC will serve as an inexpensive and effective communication </li></ul><ul><li>Hardened </li></ul><ul><li>Small </li></ul><ul><li>Multi-functional </li></ul>.
  9. 9. <ul><li>Harmless </li></ul><ul><li>OLPC is human powered </li></ul>
  10. 10. Wireless Networking <ul><li>The laptop is power by a 336 megahertz process or from Advance Micro and has built in wireless networking </li></ul><ul><li>It has no hard drive and instead uses 512 MB of flash memory </li></ul><ul><li>Has two USB ports to which more storage could be attached </li></ul>
  11. 11. <ul><li>Has two USB ports to which more storage could be attached </li></ul>
  12. 12. Kinds of OLPC
  13. 13. How Much Does it Cost? <ul><li>It is just $ 100 </li></ul><ul><li>It can be lower than this in the future maybe $50 </li></ul>
  14. 14. Conclusion <ul><li>One Laptop Per Child is an important step to develop the world faster </li></ul><ul><li>It also helps children (poor or rich) to get more knowledge about their world </li></ul><ul><li>It’s in good price for all children to buy </li></ul>
  15. 15. Thanks for Listening Have a Great Day!!!