Wednesday, October 19, 2005

Broadband from Airships

Check out this slashdot story, broadband access through the airships.

http://hardware.slashdot.org/article.pl?sid=05/10/19/166209&from=rss

I thought this is a brilliant idea for post-trauma rescue missions,
but heck, the first comment on slashdot says just the reverse ;-)

1 Comments:

Blogger Chris said...

This reminds me of NASA's solar powered airplanes. They can fly for long periods of time at high altitudes . One application they were thinking of was supplementing the cellular network after a disaster, but routing internet traffic would work too.

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10/20/2005 01:31:00 PM  

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