Continued at Chip makes broadband 60 times faster - New Zealand's source for technology news on Stuff.co.nzComputer users frustrated by slow internet connections could soon be surfing the web 100 times faster, all thanks to new Australian technology.
University of Sydney scientists say they have developed a new technology that could speed up the internet – and not cost users an extra cent.
Described as "a small scratch on a piece of glass", the university's photonic integrated circuit boosts the performance of traditional optic fibres, Professor Ben Eggleton said.
so basically internet connection will be much faster and because its produced so cheaply the customer won't have to pay shed loads of money. that's pretty good. what do you guys think?