Thursday, August 23, 2018

Philosophy Wire: Zero energy communication.


Philosophy Wire by Spiros Kakos [2018-08-23]: University of Washington researchers have demonstrated for the first time that devices that run on almost zero power can transmit data across distances of up to 2.8 kilometers. [1] This happened a year ago. I am sure this record is now broken again. And certainly, the new record will be broken again in the future. We will send more and more data into greater distances with less and less energy. And soon we will reach the ultimate limit. Soon we will communicate at the maximum possible distance with zero energy. Soon we will speak to our Self. And it will bring him to tears. Because we would not have spoken to him for years…

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