Hacker puppets and Jean Claude Van Damme demonstrate how the internet crosses the ocean


#1

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#2

Yep, that’s all I got.


#3

Thanks for contributing to the commons, JCVD!

Damn, misread that as ‘comments’!


#4

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Jean Claude Van Damme it all!!!


#5

First transatlantic cable: 1858
First (successful) geosynchronous satellite: 1963

Transatlantic fiber latency: ~60 ms
Geosynchronous satellite latency: 240-280 ms

Don’t ask random people that type of question, I guess.


#6

It’s enough.


#7

True, but if you ask a random person what network latency even means you’ll often get blank looks :wink:


#8

That’s when you have to go all Grace Hopper on them.


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