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QUESS and Quantum Communications

In mid August China launched “QUESS” (Quantum Experiments at Space Scale), a new type of satellite that it hopes will be capable of “quantum communications” which is supposed to be hack-proof, through the use of “quantum entanglement”. This allows the … Continue reading

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Sunshine for NBN – but storm clouds ahead

If we take the politics, the disappointment about the second-rate infrastructure, and the wholesale/competition issues out of it, then there is no doubt that NBN Co is now in a good place with the rollout of its multi-technology mix broadband … Continue reading

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The telecommunication market on its way to 2017

The telecommunications market continues its transformation into the industry underpinning the digital, sharing and interconnected economy. This transformation is mainly driven by the ongoing innovations and technological developments that are taking place. More often than not the industry itself is … Continue reading

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Smart grids and blockchains

On several occasions we have advocated for the energy distribution companies to play a bigger role in the ‘future of energy’. Solar energy has taken off enormously around the world, and looking at a country like Japan shows what the … Continue reading

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Australia bucking the global trend by increasing copper

While the Australian NBN company invested another $40 million in copper cables, the rest of the world is dumping its copper network. Perhaps the NBN company can get some good deals on the 2nd hand copper cable market as that … Continue reading

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