[LINK] Carrier pigeons next?
linkdb at boxall.name
Mon Oct 26 12:41:59 AEDT 2015
On 26/10/2015 11:53 AM, David Boxall wrote:
> For some Australians, data is so expensive that waiting for it to be
> delivered by mail is the best option. Is that sad or what?
"Over a 30-mile distance, a single pigeon may be able to carry tens of
gigabytes of data in around an hour, which on an average bandwidth basis
compares very favorably to current ADSL standards, even when accounting
for lost drives."
Worth a try? ;)
David Boxall | When a distinguished but elderly
| scientist states that something is
http://david.boxall.id.au | possible, he is almost certainly
| right. When he states that
| something is impossible, he is
| very probably wrong.
--Arthur C. Clarke
More information about the Link