January 27, 2008
OLPC Woes Never End: Shoddy Record-Keeping Delaying Shipments
OLPC was supposed to be a beacon of hope and gleaming digital light for children all around the developing world. Lately, it's been more like a dirty, busted street lamp. Now it's coming out that they can't even get laptops to the people actually paying for themÃ¢â¬âparticularly if they used PayPalÃ¢â¬âdue to crappy record-keeping software that keeps dumping people's addresses. And that's on top of the supply problems.