Samantha, a software engineering student with a son who has love for all things technology, recently wrote in with this compelling question:
I have seen many stories on the OLPC and the XO tablet. I have desperately been searching for a place to buy these types of products for my child. He is 4 years old and really loves technology. My question is about the XO tablet, will anyone be able to buy one?
I don't have an answer to her question in reference to the XO-3. Only Nicholas Negropotne does, and I'm sure the answer changes by the day and the incentive. We'll have to wait for Marvell to put the XO-3 on the market to see.
In the mean time, I do have an alternative that may be better, and can surely be bought for her son today: