Ian Bicking: the old part of his blog

Re: Nonlinear learning, the nonlinear internet

The following questions are intended seriously, and I ask from a position of total ignorance.

Given the Hole-in-the-Wall experiment, why develop any new software for the laptop? And: if you're to have units "ready for shipment" by the end of 2006 or early 2007, shouldn't you be wrapping it up around now?

Comment on Nonlinear learning, the nonlinear internet
by Jason

Comments:

I'm referring to this sort of thing:

At first, I made a Hindi interface for the kids, which gave them links for hooking up with Web sites in their own language. I thought it would be a great hit. Guess what they did with it? They shut it down and went back to Internet Explorer.
# Jason