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One Laptop per Child reaches Jamaica


 

Jamaica, 1971
Jamaica, 1971 (Photo credit: rickpilot_2000)
English: XO, Children's Machine, OLPC, $100 la...
English: XO, Children’s Machine, OLPC, $100 laptop/ Beta 1 machine. Français : XO-1, l’ordinateur portable “à 100 dollars” conçu dans le cadre du projet One Laptop per Child par des membres du MIT. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Pictures from XO One Laptop per Child Italiano...
Pictures from XO One Laptop per Child Italiano: Immagini XO One Laptop per Child Laptop per Child |Source= Wm-license-own-work |Date=2011-03-20 |Author=© Ra Boe / Wikipedia |Permission= |other_versions= (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Very good piece this is keep me up to date on this one please.

At lease this is a more forward move for the Jamaicans children to further their knowledge in the use of Technology.

100 dollar laptop: production prototype
100 dollar laptop: production prototype (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

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Recently I had a conversation with Sameer Verma of San Francisco State University about an innovative venture he’s involved with — the One Laptop per Child project. Verma, an open source software (OSS) activist, was invited by Professor Evan Duggan, Executive Director of the Mona School of Business and new Dean of the Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of the West Indies, Mona, whom he went to school with, to spearhead the OLPC project in Jamaica. According to the OLPC Jamaica website:

OLPC Jamaica is a general interest group for the One Laptop per Child initiatives in Jamaica. The group started at the University of the West Indies (UWI), Mona Campus, Jamaica on 5th September, 2008. Compelled by the belief that the OLPC has considerable potential for enhancing the efficient delivery, and improved Pedagogy in early childhood education in Jamaica, OLPC Jamaica intends to foster interest, generate ideas…

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Favour lands woman in court – News – Jamaica Star – August 14, 2012


 

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Usain Bolt (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

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Jamaica 2011 (Photo credit: Janire_MCa)

 

 

 

Jamaica 2011
Jamaica 2011 (Photo credit: Janire_MCa)

 

Favour lands woman in court – News – Jamaica Star – August 14, 2012.Lesson Learned.

 

 

ROBBERS TARGET MALE HOOKERS – News – Jamaica Star – August 14, 2012


 

English: The American blues-punk rock band Shi...
English: The American blues-punk rock band Shilpa Ray and her Happy Hookers. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

 

 

English: Kingston, Jamaica
English: Kingston, Jamaica (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

 

ROBBERS TARGET MALE HOOKERS – News – Jamaica Star – August 14, 2012.

 

 

Mother charged with assault – News – Jamaica Star – April 20, 2012


Jamaica Trip
Jamaica Trip (Photo credit: 04deveni)
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Deutsch: NASA (Photo credit: Wikipedia)
Coming Home Jamaica
Coming Home Jamaica (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Mother charged with assault – News – Jamaica Star – April 20, 2012.Now this is what I call Political Correctness gone MAD as shit I did rather die in prison to protected my little girl from some scum of a twat than stand aside and watch her dating her Grandfather.

This Judge doesn’t have chick nor child, therefore she may not know about good parenting.

Businessman sentenced for mischief – News – Jamaica Star – April 20, 2012


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PSU Fri April 20, 2012 24 (Photo credit: Parker Michael Knight)

 

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Asia_Pacific_Briefing_02 (Photo credit: International Monetary Fund)

Businessman sentenced for mischief – News – Jamaica Star – April 20, 2012.How many greedy Policemen out there who will do anything to get their hands on the doe and when they get caught with their hands in the pot they or their cronies threatened their victims to change their stories.

No wonder this guy has to change his story and get 18 months bird.

Man found chopped to death – News – Jamaica Star – March 26, 2012


Coat of arms of Jamaica. Español: Escudo de Ja...
Coat of arms of Jamaica. Español: Escudo de Jamaica. Русский: Герб Ямайки. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)

Man found chopped to death – News – Jamaica Star – March 26, 2012.

DEACON IN SEX SCANDAL – News – Jamaica Star – February 1, 2012


DeaconsDEACON IN SEX SCANDAL – News – Jamaica Star – February 1, 2012. Is it that nature called upon Deacon.