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dancinfrandsen (1985362) writes "Since Sept. 19, the websites of Bank of America (BAC, Fortune 500), JPMorgan Chase (JPM, Fortune 500), Wells Fargo (WFC, Fortune 500), U.S. Bank (USB, Fortune 500) and PNC Bank have all suffered day-long slowdowns and been sporadically unreachable for many customers. The attackers, who took aim at Bank of America first, went after their targets in sequence. Thursday's victim, PNC's website, was inaccessible at the time this article was published." Link to Original Source top
How Alcatel-Lucent can make the Internet 5 times faster
dancinfrandsen (1985362) writes "Alcatel-Lucent announced Tuesday that it has developed the "7950 XRS," a core Internet router that is capable of speeds up to five times faster than those of its nearest competitor. Just one 7950 XRS router can deliver 16 terabits of data per second. That's about 2.5 million HD video streams every tick of the second hand." Link to Original Source top
dancinfrandsen (1985362) writes "CenturyLink Inc. (started as a rural carrier) completed its purchase of Qwest Communications International Inc. on Friday, combining the country's third- and fourth-largest traditional phone companies into one" Link to Original Source top
dancinfrandsen (1985362) writes "The Selective Sampling Receiver basically tunes in wanted radio signals and tunes out unwanted signals. Current receivers just tune out unwanted signals. "Tesla never saw satellite or television when he made the frequency domain receiver. Lamarr never saw cell phones or GPS (devices) when she made hers." What do you see this being used for?" Link to Original Source