|There is more at stake at the largest one-to-one computing project in Latin America than the reputation of Intel's Classmate PC. Read full story|
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CNET News' Ina Fried traveled to Campinas, Brazil, to explore the Bradesco Foundation school, home to one of Latin America's largest one-to-one computing projects.
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Bloomberg - By Alison Vekshin and Ari Levy Aug. 29 (Bloomberg) -- Integrity Bank of Alpharetta, Georgia, was closed by US regulators today, the 10th bank to collapse this year amid a surge in soured real-estate loans stemming from the worst housing slump since the ...
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