Monday, February 18, 2019

Networks

GNUWorks

We all know about networks, the biggest and most common being the internet.  I have spent many an afternoon dreaming about what the creators of the internet would think of the network infrastructure we have in place today. On a basic level I think they would be largely disappointed by the correlation between information and cost. We have created very capable encryption systems and very capable high speed wireless modems and data connections. With the combination of these two we should be able to bootstrap our own global multimesh networks, with one obvious caveat, oceans. Let’s skip ahead a little. …continue reading