After having dug to a depth of 10 meters last year, Scottish scientists found traces of copper wire dating back 100 years and came to the conclusion that their ancestors already had a telephone network more than 100 years ago.
Not to be outdone by the Scots, in the weeks that followed, British scientists dug to a depth of 20 meters, and shortly after, headlines in the UK newspapers read: "British archaeologists have found traces of 200 year old copper wire and have concluded that their ancestors already had an advanced high-tech communications network a hundred years earlier than the Scots."
One week later in Portland, Oregon, The Oregonian reported the following: "After digging as deep as 30 meters in hay fields near Milwaukie, Oregon, Archibald Digby, a self taught and schooled archeologist, reported that he found absolutely nothing. Digby has therefore concluded that 300 years ago Oregon had already gone wireless."
Did you know . . . that at WeSRCH you can now get your peer’s to help you find the best news? Using the principles of self-organization, this new script allows you sort articles by how often your WeSRCH peer’s clicked through to read them. Been busy and need to get through the news fast? Here’s how:
Once you’re in the news section, you’ll find to selection boxes at the top. Click on the down arrow in the ‘Select Domain’ box and click on ‘Most Popular.’ Then click on the down arrow in the ‘Select a Filter’ box and click on either ‘Last 24 Hours’ or ‘Last 7 Days.’ Finally, click go and it will bring up a list of most popular articles with ordered by click-throughs.
BTW: it also works by domain. If you see the Electronics header at the top, it will only bring up the most popular electronics news. If you are in Medical or Energy domains, you only get news in these areas.
Get a free WeSRCH stuffed bunny:Just get 10 of your friends to sign up as active members and we’ll you ship a cute fuzzy bunny. It’s great way to impress that little professional-to-be you know. Just make sure they put your email address in the referral box when they register. The first 4 members to get 600 friends to sign up will get a 8GB Apple iPhone.
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About weQuest: weQuest's are written by G Dan Hutcheson, his career spans more than thirty years, in which he became a well-known as a visionary for helping companies make businesses out of technology. This includes hundreds of successful programs involving product development, positioning, and launch in Semiconductor, Technology, Medicine, Energy, Business, High Tech, Enviorntment, Electronics, healthcare and Business devisions.