What does the future of the internet look like, and how will it impact telecommunications?

The internet may feel like it’s everywhere, but large pockets of sky, swathes of land and most of the oceans are still beyond a signal’s reach. Three decades after the first cellphone went on sale – the $US4,000 Motorola DynaTAC 8000X “Brick” – half the world remains unconnected. For some it costs too much, but […]

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Offshore wind would boost jobs growth, and provide more energy than oil

Developing offshore wind technology in the Atlantic Ocean would produce twice the energy and job growth as drilling for oil would, an environmental group said Wednesday. The analysis by Oceana was released ahead of the US government’s Bureau of Ocean Energy Management’s five-year plan for oil and gas leasing, which could involve seismic testing for potential […]

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