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Rising sea levels are going to mess with the internet, sooner than you think
Connectivity issues could get much worse.
New Material Promises Faster Chips, Faster Internet, Faster Everything
We’ve constructed a world out of fiber optic cable and silicon, but Arizona State University researchers think their new material...
Fiber-Optic Transatlantic Cable Could Save Milliseconds, Millions by Speeding Data to Stock Traders
Traders used to all buy and sell stocks in the same crowded room. Everyone received information at the same time,...
Renovating American Infrastructure, Step 4: Telecom
Boosting anemic broadband speeds and wireless networks stuck in the 20th century
A Better Body Cam
This mini telescope captures budding disease in 3-D
Hotels Check In
New Tech Services Coming Soon: Wi-Fi, plasma displays, and videophones.
2002 Innovative Technology in Housing Awards
With the help of the National Association of Home Builders Research Center, we pick the top construction innovations of the year.
Lasers Keep Your Ticker Ticking
A new pacemaker cable is impervious to MRI's magnetic waves.