One Laptop Per Child

First and foremost let me explain that I can not believe that I went so long without knowing about this organization. The guys and girls over at http://www.laptop.org have created the “XO”, a very durable, brilliantly functional, energy-efficient, and most importantly, fun, laptop that is about the size of a text book but comes stock with built-in wireless and a specially designed screen which is readable even in direct sunlight. So how much does it cost to get your hands on one of these badboys? A modest price of $100 will cover the costs needed to get this laptop but your recipient will gain much more than a $100 laptop, they will gain the opportunity to experience something they would have never experienced before and quite possible would never have experienced in their life had you not paid for this laptop. That’s right, with a $100 donation you make the XO available to one under privileged child in a developing country!

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A Flock of Browsers

Well I must say that I am impressed that I actually found something I like in an Ad. While I was checking out a link posted on an IRC channel I hang out on that led me to http://browsershots.org I noticed a little Ad near the bottom of the page, something talking about Flock Web Browser. I took a chance and I’m glad I did.
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