Intel’s XMM 6255 is a 3G Modem that measures in at around 300sq mm, making it the world’s tiniest modem as the company prepares to stake its claim in the Internet of Things.
At the briefing for Telstra’s Ultimate USB Modem on Monday, company representatives handed me a modem for review. This isn’t that review.
Anna Jane Grossman, author of Obsolete: An Encyclopedia of Once-Common Things Passing Us By, has compiled a special short list for Giz readers, four things we’ll really miss, and four we’re glad are gone. (She’s pictured below, not above.)