From: Brian D Williams (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Thu Jan 10 2002 - 07:55:02 MST
>From: Anders Sandberg <email@example.com>
>>Samantha Atkins wrote:
>>Except the "content providers" would sue us into oblivion.
>So you think the only content worth using in education is
>something already present and made by somebody else? I got the
>impression that this idea was about *creating* an educational
>service, not "borrowing" somebody else's (especially since none
>fit the basic idea here).
Indeed I thought the best thing the Primer did was realize that she
couldn't read and promptly taught her how. Give a kid that and
access to information and you've done a good deed.
Essentially a literacy primer and voice activated intelligent
search engine/Internet connection.
Of course we could probably accomplish the same thing by
widebanding "Sesame Street".
Extropy Institute, www.extropy.org
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