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Author Lee, Newton
Source ACM Digital Library
Content type Text
Publisher Association for Computing Machinery (ACM)
File Format PDF
Language English
Abstract Dr. Nicholas Negroponte, is the Wiesner Professor of MediaTechnology at MIT and founding chairman of the MIT Media Lab. He isalso the chairman of the 2B1 Foundation and One Laptop per Child(OLPC). My sister and colleague Ms. Gina Lee conducted a videointerview with Nicholas on December 19, 2005 at the MultimediaEntertainment China conference in Beijing, China. In the videointerview, you will hear Nicholas' answers to the followingquestions:1. How did you come up with the \$100 laptop idea? 2. Whatwas the most challenging problem for the \$100 laptop? 3. 20 yearsago in 1985, you created the MIT Media Lab. How do you see the MITMedia Lab today and in the next 20 years? 4. 10 years ago in 1995,you published The New York Times bestseller "Being Digital." Yourbook offers insight on what "being digital" means for our future.If you were to write a 2nd edition of your book today, what wouldyour new predictions be for our future? 5. You are the chairman ofthe 2B1 Foundation and the One Laptop per Child nonprofitorganization. How do 2B1 and One Laptop per Child work hand in handto help the poor children?
Description Affiliation: ACM Computers in Entertainment (Lee, Newton)
Age Range 18 to 22 years ♦ above 22 year
Educational Use Research
Education Level UG and PG
Learning Resource Type Article
Publisher Date 2008-03-01
Publisher Place New York
Journal Computers in Entertainment (CIE) (CIE)
Volume Number 4
Issue Number 1

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Source: ACM Digital Library