IIT Bombay’s ₹6K Laptop gets a positive review from Mid-Day

A low-cost laptop costing just around ₹6K was developed by IIT Bombay under the leadership and guidance of Prof. Kannan Moudgalya. The laptop received positive reviews from Mid-Day for the value it was able to pack at a low-cost.

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Prof. Kannan M. Moudgalya, with the ₹6K laptop. (Image from LiveMint)

The laptop is primary aimed at education, and runs the FOSSEE OS, built on top of the open source Ubuntu Linux. It hopes to bridge the literacy-gap and access to the Internet, by providing affordable technology solutions.

Mid-Day’s Review: http://www.mid-day.com/articles/tech-iit-bombay-creates-a-laptop-for-rs-6000/16293163

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Mint: http://www.livemint.com/Industry/HK4y3fHG8kSts2cDK0ykJN/IITB-develops-10inch-netbook-that-costs-less-than-100.html