Kindle Educational Pilot Program Hits Roadblock

Amazon recently added the reading aloud feature to the Kindle and now the device will be able to read books out aloud so that e-texts are more easily accessible. This step has generally been appreciated by everyone except the National Federation of the Blind. As a result, educational institutions participating in the Kindle pilot program […]

XO-2 Cancelled In Favor Of ARM-Based XO 1.75

The dual touchscreen OLPC XO-2 project has been cancelled due to non-viability of the device. Since the OLPC (One Laptop Per Child) foundation is looking to make a sub $200 device, they cannot fit the XO-2 into their scheme of things. They have also been facing some budget shortages and the economy has definitely not […]