Test Driving the $100 Laptops Interface

 
 
By eweek  |  Posted 2012-05-28
 
 
 

Test Driving the $100 Laptops Interface

The main interface of Sugar includes a circular metaphor for access to applications.

Test Driving the $100 Laptops Interface

Test Driving the $100 Laptops Interface - Games Included

Sugar includes several games, including a block game.

Test Driving the $100 Laptops Interface - Games Included

Test Driving the $100 Laptops Interface - Painting with Sugar

The drawing program in Sugar works in a similar way to Microsoft Paint.

Test Driving the $100 Laptops Interface - Painting with Sugar

Test Driving the $100 Laptops Interface - Feed Reading

Several Internet applications are included in Sugar, including a browser and an RSS reader.

Test Driving the $100 Laptops Interface - Feed Reading

Test Driving the $100 Laptops Interface - Sugar Writer

The included writing program in Sugar allows for basic text editing and formatting.

Test Driving the $100 Laptops Interface - Sugar Writer

Test Driving the $100 Laptops Interface - Doing Math

A basic calculator program lets children handle math problems in Sugar.

Test Driving the $100 Laptops Interface - Doing Math

Test Driving the $100 Laptops Interface - Learning Games

The eToys in Sugar teach children standard computer usage through common games.

Test Driving the $100 Laptops Interface - Learning Games

Test Driving the $100 Laptops Interface - Driving the Interface

This car eToy game helps with learning mouse usage.

Test Driving the $100 Laptops Interface - Driving the Interface

Test Driving the $100 Laptops Interface - Music Maker

The Tamtam program in Sugar lets children play with different instruments and sounds.

Test Driving the $100 Laptops Interface - Music Maker

Test Driving the $100 Laptops Interface - ClassicGnome

A barebones Gnome interface is accessible from the main Sugar interface.

Test Driving the $100 Laptops Interface - ClassicGnome

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