Early link about the OneLaptopPerChild project : http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/technology/4292854.stm

Seems the next big (ie. cheap) think is from India : $20 tablet

Contrast the Simputer which never really made it.

My CheapComputerQuestion

A propos cheap computers I've just bought a cheap Lenovo desktop - and unfortunately it does not even power on. –ZbigniewLukasiak