Videos tagged with OLPC


Our Stories Project: OLPC, UNICEF, Google, StoryCorps

Our Stories Project: OLPC, UNICEF, Google, StoryCorps

Posted in Conferences, Companies

Google Tech Talks May 17, 2007 ABSTRACT "Our Stories" is a joint project of One Laptop Per Child, UNICEF, StoryCorps, and Google to help preserve and share the histories and identities of traditional cultures around the world through storytelling and oral histories captured and shared online. The goal is to capture 5 million stories through the OLPC efforts and to upload those audio f...

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LinuxConf.Au: Making Sausage: How the OLPC Machine Was Designed

LinuxConf.Au: Making Sausage: How the OLPC Machine Was Designed

Posted in Conferences, Operating Systems

Software and hardware are very different. Software is malleable and has no cost to reproduce; hardware is a very different experience. Hardware systems design is like sausage making: You can only make as much sausage as you can get all the ingredients for Some parts of the recipe can be substituted, but not others There are only a finite number of ingredients you can use in a recipe If you know...

Tags: Conferences, OS, Linux, Lectures, LinuxConf.AU, OLPC, Hardware


LinuxConf.Au: Electronics with Linux

LinuxConf.Au: Electronics with Linux

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Main content: list some of the open source tools for electronics development, describe the author's electronics design software environment, (what packages has he got installed), discuss the various means to fabricate printed circuit boards, show a few recent small-scale personal projects, such as the motion detecting night light or the doorbell pulse extender and event logger Relating to the O...

Tags: Conferences, OS, Linux, Lectures, LinuxConf.AU, OLPC