tool elitism

Chris Ball cjb at
Mon Apr 12 17:16:07 EDT 2010


   > Okay. My question is, aside from the fact that you need to shell
   > out cash to do iPhone dev and that both apple and developers are
   > doing it for the money, what now differentiates OLPC/Sugar from
   > the iPhone?  Isn't that also a form of walled-garden lock-in?

.. seriously?  I don't know how we can have a conversation with such
hyperbole.  We aren't preventing any developer from doing anything,
and many non-Python activities already exist and are popular.  The
comparison is entirely unfounded.

- Chris.
Chris Ball   <cjb at>
One Laptop Per Child

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