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Matt Podbury

BBC News - Cuba welcomes new internet cable link with Venezuela - 0 views

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    Cuba welcomes new internet cable link with Venezuela
Richard Allaway

Global interactions in the classroom - cracking the concepts « Triple A Learn... - 6 views

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    Useful document (produced by Trevor Cole?) for the start of the Global Interactions unit.
Richard Allaway

BBC NEWS | Technology | New Africa broadband link 'ready' - 7 views

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    A new high-speed undersea cable connecting East Africa with the rest of the world is poised to go live, Kenya's top internet official has told the BBC.
Richard Allaway

BBC NEWS | Technology | How the world was connected - 7 views

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    See how the global broadband network has grown rapidly
Richard Allaway

East Africa gets broadband: It may make life easier and cheaper | The Economist - 2 views

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    THE Horn of Africa is one of the last populated bits of the planet without a proper connection to the world wide web. Instead of fibre-optic cable, which provides for cheap phone calls and YouTube-friendly surfing, its 200m or so people have had to rely on satellite links. This has kept international phone calls horribly overpriced and internet access equally extortionate and maddeningly slow.
Richard Allaway

YouTube - The Essay - 2 views

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    Future of the mobile phone video.
Richard Allaway

60% of the world's population now has a mobile phone | Mail Online - 3 views

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    Mobile phone use has exploded in the last seven years, according to a U.N report. The number of global subscriptions quadrupled from around 1billion in 2002 to 4.1billion at the end of last year.
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