I kinda love this idea. The Economist reported recently on the concept of using pneumatic pipes to deliver goods. “In the late 19th and early 20th century, underground tubes were used in many cities to speed up the transport of mail between post offices and government buildings. “Letters were put into capsules, the capsules into […]
From seobook.com , a graphic of how Google Works (and one further down of how it used to work). Online Marketing Graphic by SEO Book Here’s the earlier version:
New Scientist has published some beautiful maps exploring which are the remotest places on earth – given how much international transport we have available to us. “The maps are based on a model which calculated how long it would take to travel to the nearest city of 50,000 or more people by land or water. […]
Tim Berners-Lee on link data.
Iqbal Quadir talks about Grameen Phone