The Battle for Bandwidth

“Keeping communications, navigation, and precision weapons working requires winning a cat-and-mouse game of jamming and counterjamming.” Wired takes you inside the new arms race to control bandwidth on the battlefield.

+ Google wants to use balloons to provide bandwidth to the far reaches of the globe. So Facebook will use drones. (Meanwhile, Yahoo plans to use a really long ethernet cable.)

+ Boeing has plans for a self-destructing smartphone.

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