(Redirected from Ankur Verma)
Intern (May'08 - July'08), One Laptop Per Child, Cambridge, U.S.
Areas of involvement
- Deployment at Katha Khazana, a school setup by Katha organization in a slum community at New Delhi.  
- SMS Connectivity: A way to deliver short text messages to mobile devices
- Rural (Low cost) connectivity with Modems 
- Summer of Content -- an internship program co-organized by OLPC and COL. 
Email: ankur at laptop dot org
IRC: ankur on #olpc, #sugar
Week 29th May - 6th June
- Internship started from 29th May.
- Started learning about working with modems on linux
- Updated XO_with_USB_Cellular_Modem with steps to work with Franklin Modem
Week 9th June - 13th June
- Added updated scripts to XO_with_USB_Cellular_Modem
- Along with Daniel Drake and Chris Carrick, Worked on setting up of school server and demonstrated it at Grassroots bootcamp at Cambridge, MA - OLPC headquarters (1CC)
- Attended Grassroots Jam at New York.
Week 16th June - 20th June
- Worked on Internet Connectivity of XO with Sierra Wireless Modem and Sprint wireless modem.
Week 21st June - 28th June
- Worked on Motorola T-mobile Modem. Updated wiki page.
- Updated  page with server connectivity using modems
30th June - 10th July
Imagine Cup world finals at Paris, France
13th July - 19th July
- Set up XO as OLPC SMS Gateway using SMS Server tools
21st July - 26th July
- Integrated SMS capability to Chat activity on XO