Repackaging data could 'double internet speed'

日期:2017-05-07 07:00:26 作者:强酮 阅读:

By Duncan Graham-Rowe WHEN you post a letter to a friend, you stick it in an envelope, slap on an address and stamp and send it on its merry way. But imagine if a postal worker at one of the mail-handling centres were to rip open all the letters sent to the same town, add them together and mix up all the pages, and then send them all onward in a single parcel. It may sound like a recipe for disaster, but applying this idea to the internet could reduce the bottlenecks that clog up the web,