September 10, 2000
Are we ready for broadband Internet access?
Author: JT Smith
Slashdot has a detailed discussion about the possibility of broad band (100Mbps speed) available to everyone cheaply within the next 10 years. "If you consider that Arpanet had ~56k truck lines (costing thousands) to connect computers in the late 70s and 80s, and today businesses are giving away 56k conectivity for 'free,' things move on."