The Future Of Telecommunications (1961 Style)

Just stumbled onto this fascinating vision for the future of telecommunications – as that future was seen by AT&T in 1961.

Keep an eye out for your rocket delivery from France!

  • Jim Smiggins

    So explain to me again why we should be planning our networks now for needs in 50 years time?

    • The NBN is about rebuilding Layers 1 and 2 of the network, which is currently on its last legs.

      (See: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/OSI_Model for network layers explanation)

      Building the network at the Layer 1 and 2 level is required before the innovation can take off at the higher levels of the network stack.