Acer finalizes its notebook orders for 2007 and Compal
takes the largest portion. Wow China has 431.8
million mobile phone users. Quanta
will manufacturer those $100 laptops.
Quanta Computer has selected its new plant in Changshu, Jiangsu province
(China) as a production base for the US$100 laptop project, initiated by the
One Laptop per Child (OLPC) research initiative, indicated industry sources,
mentioning lower labor costs in the region as the reason for Quanta to prefer
Changshu to Shanghai.