OLPC’s modular hybrid laptop computer might final faculties for years
The One Laptop computer Per Youngster venture goes modular. The non-revenue’s Australian associate, One Schooling, is gearing as much as launch a brand new hybrid laptop computer in a couple of weeks that may allow you to swap out elements just like Google’s Challenge Ara. There are not any official particulars but, however Ink, Bits, and Pixels has managed to dig up a number of pictures that give us a primary sense of what is going on on. Dubbed the XO-Infinity, it may be used as each a laptop computer and pill; it shares the colourful aesthetic from present OLPC units (XO-four pill and laptop computer); and it seems to be like even youngsters will have the ability to simply change its totally different modules. And, if it really works as we anticipate, it might find yourself serving as a platform for an infinitely upgradeable machine that may final you for years, making it ultimate for faculties and worldwide markets. One Schooling has confirmed that the XO-Infinity can be formally introduced within the subsequent few weeks, however for now it is retaining mum on saying extra.