[Health] $30 microscope
curiouslee at gmail.com
Thu Jan 20 17:48:13 EST 2011
I don't actually know how to pick the correct directory in Sugar to
save photos from Gnome so that the Journal can see them, so I save
them to a USB stick. Then when I switch to Sugar, I get them from
I also email them to myself on Gmail from Gnome, then get them from
there again in Sugar. But of course that requires internet.
On Thu, Jan 20, 2011 at 4:55 PM, Cherry Withers <cwithers at ekindling.org> wrote:
> Yes Caryl. We are still planning on going. I haven't registered though. Hope
> it's not too late. :-(
> Will let you know when our plans solidify...which reminds me...I have to get
> going on planning for that one!!
> Another question for Mike and others, is there an easier way to get the
> pictures taken from GNOME to Sugar? Sorry I am very mildly illiterate when
> it comes to software related question. I'm asking because one of our
> Squeakland members is working on a water purification unit for Haiti and
> thinking of integrating the use of microscope to magnify things in the
> water. But how to easily paste pictures that the children took to EToys?
> Thank you,
> On Thu, Jan 20, 2011 at 1:33 PM, Caryl Bigenho <cbigenho at hotmail.com> wrote:
>> When you all figure out the best way to get a microscope running on the XO
>> and the best one to get for the best possible price, be sure to let me know.
>> I want to get one to have in the OLPC booth at SCaLE 9X.
>> P.S. Cherry... are you and your family still planning to come to CA for
>> Disneyland and SCaLE?
>> Date: Thu, 20 Jan 2011 12:03:43 -0800
>> From: cwithers at ekindling.org
>> To: curiouslee at gmail.com
>> CC: health at lists.laptop.org
>> Subject: Re: [Health] $30 microscope
>> I just ordered mine from Amazon. But we were discussing this on our
>> Squeakland meeting today
>> and wondering if you've tried this on the XO 1.0 as well and if you've
>> tried other brands?
>> The Digimicro is hovering around $37-$45 at Amazon (without shipping and
>> tax). Where have you found
>> them for $30?
>> Thank you for your help!
>> On Thu, Nov 18, 2010 at 8:14 PM, Mike Lee <curiouslee at gmail.com> wrote:
>> Hi all,
>> I ordered this Digimicro 1.3mp USB microscope and it arrived from
>> China today. I was able to pretty easily get it running on an XO-1.5
>> in Gnome. Photos and details here:
>> Here's the reference I used for the installation:
>> On Sat, Oct 16, 2010 at 10:49 AM, Beth Santos <beth at waveplace.org> wrote:
>> > Interesting microscope I found via Woot! today:
>> > http://www.suntekstore.com/1-3-mega-pixel-led-usb-digital-microscope-video-camera-10x__-230x-.html?&utm_source=woot&utm_medium=paid&utm_content=deals&utm_campaign=s0003
>> > For less than a solar panel you could be sending one or more of these
>> > out
>> > with every deployment...
>> > Beth
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