Category Archives: Optical Fiber Cables

‘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

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(NP3) Broadband Fiber Access? #SOTU2015: Breakthrough Power to Municipal Community FTTX projects, (updated)

(Published January 21. Updated January 26 with an article dated January 22, 2015, see below) 1. In his very inspiring “State Of The Union” (#SOTU) speech President Obama said one sentence which represents a breakthrough for the USA ‘Internet Infrastructure’, … Continue reading

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C11 Dr. Kim Veltman appointed to “Chief Librarian of Corridoria”

(photo: Trans-cultural Scholar Kim Veltman) Dear Corridorians, By the power vested in me I have the pleasure to appoint: Dr. Kim H. Veltman ;Thinker, Researcher, MediaExpert, Webologist, Linguist, Anthropologist, ScienceHistorian and ArtConnoisseur; to function as the Chief Librarian of the communities … Continue reading

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Refreshing statement about Net Neutrality and Broadband, Guifi Nets

1. At the recent @Commsday conference @Cisco exec Dr. Bob Pepper said:          “We are all really just back-hauling  (with optical fiber cables) Wi-Fi anyway!” A very focussed thought indeed for Telco’s, CableTV network providers as well … 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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