Tuesday, May 24, 2011

MC2 Post 1029 T-Mobile Ushers In Faster Connections? Let The Games Begin

Evidently Not Taking LTE Lightly.

T-Mobile takes on LTE with HSPA+ 42 Mbps launch in 55 markets 
T-Mobile said it will sell the 
T-Mobile Rocket 3.0 laptop stick 
starting May 25 


Laser Puts Record Data Rate through Fiber

Artist's representation of OFDM process 
(D Hillerkuss/KIT-IPQ) A wide array of data 
strings can be encoded within a single laser's pulse

Researchers have set a new record for the rate of data transfer
using a single laser: 26 terabits per second.

At those speeds, the contents of nearly 1,000 high-definition DVDs could be sent down an optical fibre in a second.

Link:  http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/science-environment-13469924

TinyURL:  http://tinyurl.com/3tvygx6




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