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Google Gives 15,000 Raspberry Pi to UK Schools

Grench (833454) writes | about a year and a half ago

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Grench (833454) writes "Search giant Google is providing funding to the Raspberry Pi Foundation to give 15,000 new Raspberry Pi Model B computers to schools all around the United Kingdom.

Google Giving's partnership with the Raspberry Pi Foundation is a significant investment in UK IT education; it is hoped this will help turn around the decline in UK school-leavers going on to study IT in colleges or universities.

15,000x Model B units at $35 each = $525,000

The Foundation's website also has an article on this news here: http://www.raspberrypi.org/archives/3158"

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Why is Google not helping American schools ? (1)

Taco Cowboy (5327) | about a year and a half ago | (#42733629)

There are lots of American kids who also need help.

Why only helping the kids in UK while kids in USA don't get no help from Google ?

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