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Well thats a new one!

Just seen a story on TV about how the sewage company (Thames water?) in London are now having internet cables routed through the sewers.
I'll bet their internet is a load of ****  Cheesy
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Re: Well thats a new one!

The technique has been around for years. The tricky bit is to avoid tripping over the cable which snakes out of the white throne.

Edit: here's one linky
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Re: Well thats a new one!

didn't they use the sewers for covert communications and surveillance in one of the old bond films ?
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Re: Well thats a new one!

They used the Cybermen to lay the cables.