internet infrastructure

We’re Getting Deliciously Close To Terabit Internet

We’re Getting Deliciously Close To Terabit Internet

Nokia Bell Labs, Deutsche Telekom T-Labs and the Technical University of Munich have made some important strides towards extremely fast internet connections. The team says they have achieved “unprecedented transmission capacity”, at a rate of one terabit-per-second.

What Happens In A World Ruled By Broadband Monopolies

What Happens In A World Ruled By Broadband Monopolies

An entire town in northern Canada just lost its internet. Not for a few minutes. Not even for a few hours. The area’s one and only internet service provider went out of business, and now the town of Stewart, British Columbia will be without internet for months.

The Long, Arduous Plan To Lay A Trans-Arctic Internet Cable 

The Long, Arduous Plan To Lay A Trans-Arctic Internet Cable 

Laying new a transoceanic internet cable is a massive undertaking — laying one across the Arctic especially so. Arctic Fibre has grand plans to venture across the ice and the unmapped ocean floors, threading a trans-Arctic cable to finally connect London and Tokyo directly. Here’s how.