Tag Archives: Pacific Fibre

Pacific Fibre II: Background and questions for new players

Kim.com is the first, among many I believe, to try to resurrect the case for Pacific Fibre. This has created a bit of a media kerfuffle, and so let’s get some background and questions for Kim and any other potential new … Continue reading

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Meeting the high resolution challenge

(Also posted on Pacific Fibre’s blog) The iPhone retina display is awesome – not quite perfect, but incredibly high resolution that you can look at for a long time. It has 326 pixels per inch, and 0.614 total megapixels. That’s … Continue reading

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Photo opportunity

A photo from last year’s visit by Secretary of State Hillary Clinton. US submarine cable vendor TE Subcom invited Pacific Fibre along to an American Chamber of Commerce event in Christchurch, and Pacific Fibre CEO Mark Rushworth and I went … Continue reading

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Big data – what will you use it for?

I was speaking to a colleague today in Australia – he was upset that Telstra  increased his data plan to 50 GB without changing the price. His point was that he only uses 4 GB per month, but Telstra gave … Continue reading

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Pacific – Technical details

We’ve posted some of the technical details of the proposed cable over at the Pacific Fibre blog. Check them out

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