Your ethernet may be quitely chugging away at 10 or 100 Mbps, but if Intel has their way, you’ll be upgraded to 100Gbps over the decade! The new Light Peak technology uses light instead of electric signals to transmit data, meaning faster speeds, smaller cables, and less signal loss.
While this technology is already in use in data-centers, it hasn’t beached into mainstream computing yet. As current electricity-based solutions begin seeing their limit, it was only a matter of time. […]
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