Re: Stuff I never thought about much....

Discussion in 'Computer Support' started by meerkat, Mar 18, 2009.

  1. meerkat

    meerkat Guest

    "Jeff Wisnia" <> wrote in message
    news:...
    >
    > I've been using the internet for longer than I can remember, but I
    > don't think I ever gave serious thought to just how the signals are
    > transmitted around the world.
    >
    > When I read this recent Popular Science magazine article I was
    > shocked, schocked to learn how many undersea fiber optic cables are
    > employed to carry internet traffic and how often they are damaged and
    > require repair.
    >
    > Hope you enjoy this one as much as I did:
    >
    > http://www.popsci.com/scitech/article/2009-03/who-protects-intrnet
    >

    Thanks Jeff, an interesting read.

    bw..
     
    meerkat, Mar 18, 2009
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