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Endless opportunities


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  Location: Guatemala



Imagine a tiny computer that contains a wealth of knowledge, as easy to use as your mobile phone – you’ve just visualised the next big thing in the tech world.

Like many great ideas, Endless was the result of taking time to mull over an issue. Its founder and CEO Matt Dalio was traveling in Pune, India, when he observed that smartphones and televisions were literally everywhere. This led him to realise that if you take a smartphone processor and make the television the monitor then you could build the world’s first truly affordable, high-quality PC.

He made the same observations while traveling through Latin America and Southeast Asia,

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Imagine a tiny computer that contains a wealth of knowledge, as easy to use as your mobile phone – you’ve just visualised the next big thing in the tech world.

Like many great ideas, Endless was the result of taking time to mull over an issue. Its founder and CEO Matt Dalio was traveling in Pune, India, when he observed that smartphones and televisions were literally everywhere. This led him to realise that if you take a smartphone processor and make the television the monitor then you could build the world’s first truly affordable, high-quality PC.

He made the same observations while traveling through Latin America and Southeast Asia, but over time he realized that reducing the price of computers might not be enough. There are 2.5 billion people in the world who have access to computers, leaving 5 billion who do not and for over half of them, it’s not because they can’t afford it. Computers are expensive, but this isn’t the most important issue – in most locations people could get loans to pay for it and the cheapest laptop is now around $350.

Alejandro Farfán, General Manager for Endless Central America & Caribbean, takes up the story, explaining the three main barriers to emerging markets embracing computers. “Phones are intuitive and easy to use, where computers are not – for example, we had people saying to us ‘why do I need to double click on a computer when I can just do one click on my phone?’

“There was also a real fear of breaking it (the computer) if they didn’t know how to use it and so they weren’t prepared to make such a big investment just in case. And if you don’t have access to the Internet,

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Communities | Computers | emerging markets | Endless

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iPad: How does it know its location?


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How does an iPad know where it is?

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How does an iPad know where it is?

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Computers | Digital Technology | iPad | Location | Technology

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World without Computers


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What would happen if all the computers in the world suddenly disappeared?

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What would happen if all the computers in the world suddenly disappeared?

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Computers | Technology | The Future

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Designing a New Computer


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If you could design a new type of computer, what would it be like?

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If you could design a new type of computer, what would it be like?

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Computer Engineering | Computers | Design | Technology | The Future

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Computers: How do they know what to do?


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How does a computer know what to do?

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How does a computer know what to do?

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Coding | Computer Science | Computers | Technology

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Artifical Intelligence


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If computers became more clever than people, would that be a good thing or a bad thing?

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If computers became more clever than people, would that be a good thing or a bad thing?

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Artifical Intelligence | Computers | Digital Technology | Intelligence | People | Technology | The Future

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Computer Problem Solving


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What is the hardest problem that a computer could ever be used to solve?

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What is the hardest problem that a computer could ever be used to solve?

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AI | Artifical Intelligence | Computer Science | Computers | Maths