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4/16/2012 04:50 PM EDT
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RonAbner56   3/28/2013 9:53:10 AM
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If you're trying to do something useful, then why did you do that!? If you haven't tried any of these, then why don't you!? I think that many students who want some [url=http://my-crossroad.com/2013/02/advantages-of-getting-masters-degree.html]masters degree[/url]s aren't interested in this dispute. The finality of a thing it's important, not our personal ego.

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Plavalli   4/18/2012 3:07:15 AM
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Thousands of school children in some states in India have got stripped-down versions of laptops and more states are announcing similar schemes to get votes. The laptop is often free though, while the tablet is not. I guess it adds to the confusion of parents and children on what to opt for. I guess here we'd call it OLTPC - One Laptop and/or Tablet per Child! - Kariyatil

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KB3001   4/17/2012 4:17:45 PM
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If you want a real mess brought to any venture, get Government involved....

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KB3001   4/17/2012 4:16:54 PM
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I dream of a world with no Gov. interference....

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BicycleBill   4/17/2012 3:38:56 PM
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This whole thing sounds very much like the US-based "One Laptop per Child" story, which was all hype, promises, shifting goals, self-congratulatory storyline which much of the media bought and wrote without a critical word. But when Intel said they would compete with OLPC on price and features, the OLPC folks got very upset, saying,in effect: how dare they intrude on our market, and our chance to be wonderful PC saviors to the masses?

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Plavalli   4/17/2012 1:36:24 PM
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No accurate figures, speculation puts it at about 10,000 others are far less charitable - Kariyatil

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Plavalli   4/17/2012 1:35:38 PM
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No one's sure as of now, Sanjib - Kariyatil

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Neo10   4/17/2012 5:01:54 AM
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Ahh, well the Indian govt is in business ;) Any private company which is sensible enough will not bother to venture into this quagmire of deceit, corruption and plain stiffling inefficiency.

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tefl0n   4/17/2012 2:37:17 AM
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This is why governments shouldn't be in the business of making electronics.

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t.alex   4/16/2012 10:46:50 PM
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But sales of the first version have been going well?

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