Onward and Upward

Alan Kay Alan.Kay at squeakland.org
Sat Jun 2 14:38:30 UTC 2001





At 4:55 PM -0700 6/1/01, Randy Siler wrote:
>Just curious: Does this involve a disassociation with Disney?
>>  From: Dan Ingalls <Dan.Ingalls at squeakland.org>
>>  Reply-To: squeak at cs.uiuc.edu
>>  Date: Fri, 1 Jun 2001 11:21:46 -0700
>>  To: squeak at cs.uiuc.edu
>>  Subject: Onward and Upward
>>  Resent-From: squeak at cs.uiuc.edu
>>  Resent-Date: 1 Jun 2001 18:18:24 -0000
>>  --
>>  Folks -
>>  You may notice that the members of Squeak Central have new email addresses
>>  today.
>>  We have long contemplated a more independent existence, and the 
>>time has come
>>  to take that step. We have formed "The Learning Research Institute" to
>>  continue our interests in "Personal Computing For Children of All Ages" and
>>  all of us are now part of "LRI".
>>  For members of this list, there should be no noticeable impact. 
>>Squeak is our
>>  vehicle of choice, and we will continue to bestow the usual 
>>attention on it as
>>  well as on our evolving vision of personal and interpersonal computing.  We
>>  remain committed to maximizing synergy in the Squeak community through
>>  collaboration and coordinated evolution of Squeak itself.
>>  For us, the change enables a continued focus on the barriers that remain
>>  between the potential of Squeak and what is accessible to the large majority
>>  of children and adults in the world.  It also allows us to press on with the
>>  SqueakLand work, opening what we have achieved so far to everyone 
>>connected to
>>  the Internet.
>>  With a Squeak Foundation taking shape, and important results 
>>emerging from the
>>  Stable Squeak World Tour, this is a time of opportunity. Our intention, as
>>  always, is to work entirely in the open, and to collaborate with the rest of
>>  the community in every way possible.
>>  On to SqueakLand!
>>  - Dan, for all of us at SqC


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