First Windows XP OLPC Pilot Marks the Transition From the Sugar UI

Today the government of Peru, Microsoft and the OLPC announced the first official pilot of XO laptops running Microsoft Windows. This was expected of course » 9/15/08 4:59pm 9/15/08 4:59pm, but it marks the beginning of a major shift away from Sugar / Linux—although both will remain as for the foreseeable future. It also represents a who stand to…

Peruvian Anti-Riot Police Uniforms Look Like Judge Dredd Meets Batman

These happy characters are Peruvian anti-riot police, who are seen here parading in celebration of Peru's independence day yesterday. Yes, they are terrifying. This makes Peru the latest entry in a long list of countries I will try to avoid rioting in. I'm still all about rioting in Canada and Sweden, however. [She… » 2/04/08 11:25am 2/04/08 11:25am