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Select Your Fighter: Payphone vs. Link5G Kiosk

Final 12 months, New York Metropolis eliminated its final public payphone. This motion marked the tip of an period, however a brand new one has already unfolded.

Our July record of beneficial reads touches on the most recent iteration of LinkNYC, submarine cables, a contemporary TeleGeography presentation, and … butter.

It is okay to overlook payphones

The successor to New York’s payphones, LinkNYC kiosks, started rolling out in 2016. And regardless of their free Wi-Fi providing, many New Yorkers weren’t impressed.

Will Link5G–the second era of LinkNYC–fare higher? Try this video by Mild Studying for a complete take a look at the scenario.

The Secret Lifetime of the five hundred+ Cables That Run the Web

We are able to by no means resist sharing a great cable piece—particularly when a TeleGeography analyst is featured!

CNET simply revealed a really detailed overview of submarine cables. Inside, you’ll be able to examine:

  • Why subsea cables are spreading
  • The origin of subsea communications
  • How subsea cables work
  • How subsea cables are put in
  • Subsea cable cuts and fixes
  • Making subsea cables sooner
  • Geopolitical problems of subsea cables
  • Subsea cable vulnerabilities
  • Constructing a extra resilient subsea cable community

Look out for cool graphics and some quotes from our very personal Alan Mauldin.

Content material Suppliers Are Nonetheless Hungry for Bandwidth

Analysis Analyst Marvin Tan not too long ago joined Ciena and Telstra for a stay webinar highlighting Asia-Pacific market drivers, tendencies, and new cable builds.

Peruse his presentation to discover a surge in new cable building, the truth of U.S. and China decoupling, an summary of all previous and new cable methods throughout the Pacific, and extra.

Land O’Lakes needs to make rural America the land o’ broadband

Butter firm Land O’Lakes is spreading its assets into rural broadband infrastructure.

In line with Fierce Telecom, “Land O’Lakes’ American Connection Mission has led to free, public Wi-Fi accessible at greater than 3,000 places and 50 everlasting broadband infrastructure installations throughout the U.S.”

Serving to to bridge the digital divide, one stick at a time.

Assume you have obtained one thing that needs to be on our month-to-month studying record? Tweet it to us @TeleGeography.



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