India Develops $35 Tablet for Its Schools India Develops $35 Tablet for Its Schools
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India Develops $35 Tablet for Its Schools

by Nikhil Swaminathan

July 25, 2010
India may have just introduced a new threat to both the One Laptop Per Child's $100 XO Laptop and Apple's iPad: a $35 touchscreen tablet PC capable of connecting to the Internet, video conferencing, and even drawing solar power. For a country where 600 million of its 1 billion people already own cellphones, this handheld device appears to be the next logical upgrade in connectivity for the world's largest democracy.

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India Develops $35 Tablet for Its Schools