[sugar] OLPC priorities for Sugar in the August release
eben.eliason at gmail.com
Wed May 14 15:20:35 EDT 2008
On Wed, May 14, 2008 at 12:26 PM, Greg Smith (gregmsmi)
<gregmsmi at cisco.com> wrote:
> Hi Tomeu, Walter, et al,
> FYI Uruguay already posted some presentations and training based on the
> existing UI.
> See: http://www.ceibalflorida.blogspot.com/ posts from April. I'm not up
> to speed on proposed Sugar changes so it may have minimal impact.
Feel free to look at the latest at wiki.laptop.org/go/Designs.
> Thinking about the "hot corners" pop-up frame thingy, Nepal asked that
> be deprecated and I agree based on my personal experience and that of my
> kids. The only thing I have heard people use it for is the copy and
> paste functionality. Waveplace lead mentioned that and its used in the
> Uruguay training presentation linked above.
Specifically, check out Feel free to look at the latest at
wiki.laptop.org/go/Designs/Frame for details on the changes which will
imbue the Frame with much more utility. We still need to address the
usability concerns, naturally, and as Marco mentioned we have a few
things to try in that regard, but it's just as important to me that
the Frame actually serve vital roles on the system in the first place!
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