bert at freudenbergs.de
Fri Jun 8 16:32:21 EDT 2007
On Jun 8, 2007, at 19:41 , Jörn Engel wrote:
> On Fri, 8 June 2007 16:58:09 +0200, Bert Freudenberg wrote:
>> I gave a talk in Potsdam yesterday which resulted in surprisingly
>> large press coverage for OLPC. Which is good, comments were positive
>> in general. Unfortunately, not every journalist gets their quotes
>> exactly right - in a least one publication they wrote that I was the
>> only German "OLPC" developer, when in fact I said that I was the only
>> German member of the Etoys team.
> That must have been the Spiegel. The article was corrected by now. :)
Yes, I sent them a mail and they changed it. At least in online media
they can do that ... I saw only the Financial Times article in print
and from cursory inspection it looked okayish.
But it's amazing how people can get it so wrong - like, in the Sat.1
news I was credited as "Prof." Bert Freudenberg of "Hasso-Plattner-
Institut", even though I'm positive I gave them my card which says
none of this. Sigh.
- Bert -
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