Reporter 406, 22 September 1997


The future is digital

We are on the verge of having video, e-mail, speech, navigation aids and a whole lot more all coming to us over the mobile phone, believes Dr Desmond McLernon, of the University’s School of Electronic and Electrical Engineering. Speaking at the Sunday Funday, Dr McLernon charted the leap in communications technology from the Pony Express to the Internet in just 150 years.

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