Category Archives: Fiber optic cables

Books and other Disruptive Innovations

(( Sept 5 Link added to HBR article about Disruptive Innovations)) ((August 20, 2017 Update: added a must see Video lecture of Tony Seba about Disruptions in Energy and Transportation)) Recently this “Big Books question” which was posed on Instagram … Continue reading

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Title for my Next Book: #LightBenders

But do not hold your breath. I have finished outlining and composing its contents, but have only just started writing the text. Paypal me if you want me to speed up writing. You can invite me to lecture about it … Continue reading

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‘Das Digital’1.0: Appreciation of internet and its Impact

Introduction Most public & media stories for the last decade or so about ‘the internet’ ; whatever that is; are alarmist and use ‘memes’ (look it up!) to attract attention. ‘Bad for children’, ‘harmful to your brain’, ‘incites sex and … Continue reading

Posted in bandwidth, belief system, btwiener, Communities, ecology, Exponential growth, Fiber optic cables, Fiber-to-the-Farm, ICT Infrastructure, Internet Exchange Map, Internet Freedom, Internet success, Network Architecture, Network Dynamics, Network Effect, Network Infrastructure, Network Science, New Power, Optical Fiber Cables, P2P Commons, Platform cooperativism, resilience, social innovation, Tillevision Model, TransTribalCollaboration, Uncategorized, Wealth creation | Tagged | 3 Comments

Zoomable World Map of Internet Exchanges (IX’s), updated version

This map  shows the locations of Internet Exchanges. At IX’s network providers do “peering ” (transfer of internet packets to be delivered by the peering partner on the basis of about equal traffic of both providers that do peering) and … Continue reading

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Trailer of “The Connected Universe” Film

Very impressive and inspiring film trailer: https://www.indiegogo.com/projects/the-connected-universe-film#/ ====== Do you know how you are connected to all 7, 273,405, 490 people in the world?     Do you understand the connection that you share with all living things and also which … Continue reading

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(NP12) What Drives Broadband Access Demand ? (in the Dutch Language)

On June 11 2015 in Enschede (NL),  during the “NDIX Relations Day”, I presented a short lecture about why we will need 1 / 1 Gig bit/sec network access in offices and at home. The sheets are in the Dutch … Continue reading

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L3 My keynote at the Open Source Developers Conference Australia 2014

Here are the slides of that lecture:  Lect3 KeynoteOSDC2014 JvTill7f And here is the video recording of it: https://theconnectivist.wordpress.com/2013/12/09/privacy-what-is-was-it/ Its objective was to inspire. Jaap van Till, Connectivist and #Btwiener

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