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A week in tech, September 12-18

A round-up of all the latest tech news.
Japan

Internet
ò The Japanese government through its Ministry of Internal Affairs and Communications announced its plans to enable high-speed internet access via existing power lines instead of telephone or cable TV lines. The ministry said it will revise a ministry regulation and start accepting applications for the internet access known as power line communications within this year. The Radio Regulatory Council recommended the lifting of a current ban on power line communications. In the planned service, power lines at home will be used as a local area network by attaching special modems to power outlets. The system is expected to be capable of transmitting information at a speed equal to that of data...
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