Neighborhood network a model for the future

Summary:Rafat Ali, author and publisher of the digital media blog Paidcontent.org points to what he calls a "fascinating account of a guy in Canada, who's developed a neighborhood network, where everyone there is watching digital TV with full PVR capability, making unmetered VoIP telephone calls, and downloading data at prodigious rates thanks to shared bandwidth.

Rafat Ali, author and publisher of the digital media blog Paidcontent.org points to what he calls a "fascinating account of a guy in Canada, who's developed a neighborhood network, where everyone there is watching digital TV with full PVR capability, making unmetered VoIP telephone calls, and downloading data at prodigious rates thanks to shared bandwidth."

Topics: Networking

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Christopher Jablonski is a freelance technology writer. Previously, he held research analyst positions in the IT industry and was the manager of marketing editorial at CBS Interactive. He's been contributing to ZDNet since 2003. Christopher received a bachelor's degree in business administration from the University of Illinois at U... Full Bio

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