A visit to China’s secretive tech giant

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Discussion:  Huawei Technologies has a telecom system that connects a third of the world’s mobile phones and employs more people than either Cisco or Microsoft.  However, the company is  relatively unknown in North America due in large part to a lack of presence.  The company has a young (average age of 28) and dynamic work… Read more »

Video and mobile are breaking the Internet

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Discussion: Cisco’s annual report on the Internet forecasts some staggering statistics: Internet usage growth between 2014 and 2015 alone will be equal to all Internet traffic recorded worldwide last year, and most of it will be mobile.  In 2010, mobile traffic alone was three times the size of the entire Internet in 2000.  Cisco predicts… Read more »