"We're pledging to always drive the price down," Walter Bender, the group's president of software and content, told Reuters. "Rather than continuing to add features to keep the price inflated, we're keeping the feature set stable and driving the price down."
The project seems great, but not everyone is buying it (the laptops nor the initiative). There are critics who say this program will only bring debt to countries already struggling to survive. They speculate that governments will have to borrow money to fund a program which has no proven results.