Pigeons are faster than DSL
Sep 23, 2009, 18:06 (0 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Cory Doctorow)
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
"A Durban IT company pitted an 11-month-old bird armed with a
4GB memory stick against the ADSL service from the country's
biggest web firm, Telkom.
"Winston the pigeon took two hours to carry the data 60 miles -
in the same time the ADSL had sent 4% of the data."