Uruguay buys first ‘$100 laptops’ October 31, 2007 BBC News Online Last Updated: Monday, 29 October 2007, 19:10 GMT The laptop was designed to be used in developing countries The first official order for the so-called "$100 laptop" has been placed by the government of Uruguay. Related Posts Re: Re-Branding Belfast Kevin’s Photos The re-emergence of Local About The Author DavySims Producer - Broadcaster - Podcaster - Writer - exBBC Editor - exTEDx Organiser. Author "Podcasting for Journalism Students", "Podcasting for Community Organisations" and "Firsthand Guide to Bled Slovenia" - all available on Amazon. Add a Comment Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Notify me of follow-up comments by email. Notify me of new posts by email.