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The Invention That Made Streaming Video Possible – The Lightbulb Moment

The early days of online video were plagued by low resolution, stamp-sized video, and unbearable buffering times. But one day that all changed. In the late 90s one breakthrough technology revolutionized streaming video, setting the foundation for the era of Netflix, YouTube, and much more.

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The Fight Over the Internet Goes Underwater

The ocean is home to more than 700,000 miles of submarine cables that carry the internet worldwide. This crucial infrastructure is at the center of a development race between the big tech companies amidst geopolitical rivalries between the world’s most powerful nations. CNBC International’s Tom Chitty explains.

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