ICT, India, United States, Korea, South

Raj Reddy, a professor at Carnegie Mellon University, plans to unveil at the end of this year, the PCtvt, a $250 wirelessly networked personal computer intended for the four billion people around the world who live on less than $2,000 a year. The computer also doubles as a TV and a DVD player. Reddy's project has "backing from Microsoft and TriGem, the Korean computer maker, and in partnership with the Indian Institute of Science, the Indian Institute of Information Technology and researchers at the University of California, Berkeley." By JOHN MARKOFF, The New York times, August 16, 2004.

Link: http://www.nytimes.com/2004/08/16/technology/16combo.html
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