OT. Internet wiring

There are over a half million miles of underwater cable according to this article. The longest cable is 24,000 miles long. <http://www.businessinsider.com/how-internet-works-infrastructure-photos-2018-5
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On 06/11/2018 04:30 AM, Dean Hoffman wrote:

Yup, and it's all vulnerable. Remember when somebody cut the cable off the coast of Egypt? Suddenly all the call centers in India had to route via the Pacific cables for a round the world trip to Europe. Supposedly that was just some ship dropping anchor in the wrong place and not deliberate sabotage.
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