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The OLPC in green and white  (Source: The OLPC Wiki)
Nigerian children get caught up on the Internets with porn

One of the aims of the One Laptop per Child (OLPC) project is to give the underprivileged new opportunities and experiences they otherwise wouldn’t have. Interestingly enough, some school children are using their laptops to browse pornographic Internet sites.

According to a Reuters report, a reporter at the official News Agency of Nigeria discovered pornographic images on the donated laptops from a U.S. aid organization. It is unclear whether or not school children were actually caught in the act of browsing such websites.

"Efforts to promote learning with laptops in a primary school in Abuja have gone awry as the pupils freely browse adult sites with explicit sexual materials," reported the News Agency of Nigeria.

Perhaps in response to the discovery of the OLPC’s side features, a representative for the laptop project said that the computers will now be fitted with filtering software.



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RE: In a country where Aids runs rampant
By Exodus220 on 7/23/2007 10:42:56 AM , Rating: 0
How do you know this? Where do you get your information on why 3rd world nations hate 1st world nations? How do you know that 1st world nations deny technology to 3rd world nations? Sounds like you are just making up a bunch of crap opinions without providing any kind of evidence to support your ridiculous ideas. Don't try to pass off your opinion as fact...you just sound stupid, close-minded, and racist when you do that.


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