Brazil to test $400 Intel laptop in schools

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Intel said Tuesday its diminutive low-cost laptop will be evaluated in Brazil next year alongside a cheaper alternative from a nonprofit group seeking to bring computers to poor children worldwide.

The company said it would donate 700 to 800 of the $400 "Classmate PC," to the government for a large-scale evaluation in schools.

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