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In The US, Next Generation DSL Pumps 1Gbps Through Copper Phone Lines

In The US, Next Generation DSL Pumps 1Gbps Through Copper Phone Lines

Well here’s an interesting twist on the whole national fibre debate. We’re talking the US copper network here — a completely different beast to Australia – but let’s take a look at the new US G.fast standard. It promises to deliver fibre optic speeds over their existing telephone lines.

How Ma Bell Shelved The Future For 60 Years

How Ma Bell Shelved The Future For 60 Years

What would the world be like if fibre optic and mobile phones had been available in the 1930s? Would the decade be known as the start of the Information Revolution rather than the Great Depression?

Optus Gets Naked, Bundles DSL With Mobile Plans

Optus Gets Naked, Bundles DSL With Mobile Plans

Like the geeky kid who snuck into the party, siphoned off some beer and after a glass and a half became drunker than Russell Crowe on Grand Final day, Optus has decided to go for a skinny-dip in the pool of Naked DSL. But instead of offering a VoIP home…