So you think you have a fast connection >>

  [DELETED] 19:02 25 Oct 2003

The European nuclear research centre (CERN), based near Geneva, sent 1.1 Terabytes (1,100GB) of data in 30 minutes to the California Institute of Technology (Caltech) at an average speed of 5.44 gigabits per second. That's some 10,000 times faster than a 512K broadband connection and the equivalent of sending an entire DVD movie in around seven seconds. It beat the previous best of 2.38Gbit/sec.

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  beeuuem 19:13 25 Oct 2003

Don't want to nit pick but -
1100(Gb) divided by 1800(30x60) seconds = 0.611GB/Sec
Which is still just a little bit faster than my system <:-))

  [DELETED] 19:24 25 Oct 2003

You got your bits and bytes muxed up ;-))

  beeuuem 19:39 25 Oct 2003

That's easy for you to say - when your(my) brain works so slowly, it is easy to become muxed ip.

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