Chinese create first 6G network
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Works on existing infrastructure

Boffins from the Beijing University of Post and Telecommunications have set up a field test network to achieve 6G transmission on existing 4G infrastructure.

Japan hits broadband record
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402 terabits per second down fibre optic cables

Japan's National Institute of Information and Communications Technology (NICT has achieved a staggering data transfer rate of  402 terabits per second (Tb/s)  over commercially available optical fibre cables.

Europe is considering moving server farms to space
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Apparently it is doable but tech support is a challenge

Europe is exploring space options for digital storage, in a bid to reduce its need for energy-hungry facilities on the ground.

Intel shows off new AI chip for servers
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Computex 2024: Expects to match Nvidia and AMD

US chipmaker Intel announced new artificial intelligence chips for data centres as it seeks to challenge rivals Nvidia and AMD.

MSI releases three new server platforms
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Intel inside 

MSI lifted the kimono on its latest Intel Xeon 6 processor-based server platforms at Computex 2024 in Taipei, yesterday.