ERIC Number: EJ607239
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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Special Report: High-Speed Data Races Home.
Clark, David D.
Scientific American, v281 n4 p94-99 Oct 1999
Describes the worldwide use of Internet services and the changing technology to fill consumer requirements. Explains the technology that is used to provide Internet access. Focuses on the cable TV, telephone, and satellite-based communications industries. Sees satellites, which are mostly geosynchronous, as a broadband option, which is risky from both technical and investment perspectives. (YDS)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
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