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  • Why white and green? Negroponte explains the OLPC colors

    The white case and bright green trim of One Laptop Per Child's laptops have made them among the most recognizable in the world, but what's the story behind the choice of colors? On Thursday, Nicholas Negroponte, former head of the OLPC project and co-founder of the MIT Media Lab, explained the backstory.

    Written by Martyn Williams25 Jan. 13 00:54
  • CES scorecard: the biggest misses of CES 2012

    The annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas gets under way this weekend with big announcements from gadget makers keen to wow and convince us they have the next big thing. But it's worth remembering that some of the promises and predictions made at CES are about as solid as many New Year's resolutions.

    Written by Martyn Williams02 Jan. 13 21:07