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Issue 2 • Mar 2002

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  • The power to play [games consoles]

    Publication Year: 2002, Page(s):13 - 19
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    Describes the technological and marketing factors that have transformed the games console into a powerful computing device and the home gateway to the Internet View full abstract»

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  • Structured cabling comes of age

    Publication Year: 2002, Page(s):33 - 36
    Cited by:  Papers (1)
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    Structured cabling has emerged as a basic building utility, comparable to heating and air conditioning, electricity or plumbing. it forms the essential communications infrastructure of a business's IT system, and is every bit as important as the equipment connected to each end of a piece of cable. Cabling is often overlooked or taken for granted, but a little time and effort in the choice of cabli... View full abstract»

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  • A site for sore eyes?

    Publication Year: 2002, Page(s):8 - 10
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    How come there are so many business Websites out there that are digital dross? This is the best value, most ubiquitous marketing tool of our time, yet too many companies have a site that does them no favours whatsoever. Indeed, if their advertising, PR and brochures were as bad they'd be firing somebody. The errors fall into five main categories: the content is dated (yes, already); the content lo... View full abstract»

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  • Making the grade

    Publication Year: 2002, Page(s):26 - 27
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    More than half of the UK's university research staff are working in departments that produce work of international excellence, the latest Research Assessment Exercise has found. The author focuses on the results for electrical and electronic engineering View full abstract»

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  • Nothing venture... [venture capital]

    Publication Year: 2002, Page(s):21 - 25
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    Many engineers dream of starting their own company. Venture capital's status as an important source of finance for technology start-up companies is enhanced during periods of economic downturn. The author outlines the role of the venture capitalist in helping to turn the aspiration into a commercially successful reality View full abstract»

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  • GSM over Ethernet

    Publication Year: 2002, Page(s):37 - 40
    Cited by:  Patents (6)
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    The author reports on how a UK company-with a little help from Category 5 cabling-is helping to realise the commercial potential of the GSM pico base station. ip.access, a Cambridge technology start-up is the supplier of the world's smallest GSM base station, the nanoBTS (base station transceiver), measuring a mere 210 mm by 280mm. It is fully compatible with the ETSI pico base station standard, a... View full abstract»

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