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Community Broadband Bits 18 - Dewayne Hendricks
Oct 23, 2012
is a serial entreprenuer, innovator, and wireless expert. Wired magazine labeled him a
back in 2001. And he is our guest on the 18th episode of Community Broadband [no-glossary]Bits[/no-glossary]. Our discussion focuses on the promise of wireless technologies and how a few entrenched interests in DC (the big broadcasters and wireless telephone companies like AT&T) are preventing innovative approaches that would dramatically improve the capability of all our modern technologies. Hendricks is a
that comes highly recommended from us. And he has kindly recommended two papers readers may want to read following our conversation:
David Weinberger's "The myth of interference"
Paul Baran's "False Scarcity" [PDF]
. We look forward to inviting Dewayne back soon to discuss the Fiber versus Wireless debate. Let us know if you have any other questions we should ask when he returns!
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