Innovative GUI – SUGAR

Pentagram partnered with Red Hat developers and OLPC (One Laptop Per Child) ┬áto create Sugar – the interface for XO laptops (

Sugar is an interface designed for children intended to facilitate learning through creativity, expression, sharing and reflection. It uses a zoom interface to interatc with various scales of community.

The XO is a low cost computer and Sugar is open-source educational software, the XOs come with a wireless router.

It graphically focuses on activities rather than applications.
It also wirelessly connects to other machines and shows other users and their photos/activities etc
Sugar GUI

Developer wiki for Sugar:

OLPC Interface

A review of the XO and Sugar by David Pogue NY Times

Posted in G/UI, Interactive at July 29th, 2009. Trackback URI: trackback