For those who want to keep up with current thinking about the OLPC divisions:
Edward Cherlin has created a new wiki page with sections for the major arguments currently happening over OLPC strategy and tactics, included links to blog posts, mailing list threads, and interviews with Nicholas Negroponte
its an education project
Walter Bender has setup a mailing list for discussion about the educational mission (I've joined)
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