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AT&T Serves Notice: Internet Has Three Years Before It Faces Borg Assimilation

AT&T Serves Notice: Internet Has Three Years Before It Faces Borg Assimilation

Corporate factotum warns of current internet bandwidth limitations by 2010 in Chicken Little fashion and offers a corporate solution

Kurt Nimmo, Truth News - April 21, 2008

Multinational corporate telecom monster AT&T wants you to know the internet as we know it will be dead in a mere three years.

“Speaking at a Westminster eForum on Web 2.0 this week in London, Jim Cicconi, vice president of legislative affairs for AT&T, warned that the current systems that constitute the Internet will not be able to cope with the increasing amounts of video and user-generated content being uploaded,” reports Andrew Donoghue for CNet News. “The surge in online content is at the center of the most dramatic changes affecting the Internet today,” he said. “In three years’ time, 20 typical households will generate more traffic than the entire Internet today.”