My teacher told us about this computer and he said something hand-crank power too.iTwitch said:Runs Fedora Linux. AMD 400 Mhz with 128 MB.
I thought the ears where port protectors but I'm not sure, this thing is supposed to use wind up power.
zap2 said:To think they could have been running Mac OS X
Also it a 500Mhz..so the homepage says "ck and white reflective and sunlight-readable at 3× the resolution. The laptop will have a 500MHz processor and 128MB of DRAM, with 500MB of Flash memory"
Lol... IOW, perfect for American schools.clayj said:I wonder exactly how much this prototype cost to build.
And the hand-crank idea, while good for areas that have no electricity, DOES require that the owner expend a fair number of calories... not so good in areas where people are already malnourished.
In the pictures, i thought they looked like swing-up covers for the ports. So, when you want to use a port, flip the cover up!mactastic said:What are those rabbit ear things on the side of the lid casing? Port protectors?
IMHO, the hinge does not look like it will last. Looks a bit fragile to me.iTwitch said: