Tech Buzz 7/01
Congressional bills that could affect your business, dial-up modems and more
Opinions expressed by Entrepreneur contributors are their own.
Don't Touch That Dial-Up
The dial-up modem isn't ready for the tech graveyard just yet. The recently introduced V.92 standard is poised to up the ante for what a dial-up can do. What you get are shorter connection times, the ability to answer phone calls while remaining connected, and upload speeds of up to 48Kbps (compared to 31.2Kbps for the older V.90 standard). U.S. Roboticswas the first out of the gate with V.92 external modems in March.
Continue reading this article — and all of our other premium content with Entrepreneur+
For just $5, you can get unlimited access to all Entrepreneur’s premium content. You’ll find:
- Digestible insight on how to be a better entrepreneur and leader
- Lessons for starting and growing a business from our expert network of CEOs and founders
- Meaningful content to help you make sharper decisions
- Business and life hacks to help you stay ahead of the curve