TITLE

Telecommunications

AUTHOR(S)
Farndon, John
PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Science (1-59084-471-8);2003, p30
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Book Chapter
ABSTRACT
Telecommunication is the transmission of sounds, words, pictures, data and information by electronic means. Communication systems consist of transmitters with modems, communications links including satellites, microwave links and radio waves, and receivers such as mobile phones. The information superhighway is the network of high-speed links connecting telephone systems, cable television and computer networks.
ACCESSION #
9389211

 

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