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New USB standard will see 10w go to 100w

Oct 25th, 2013 | By

Things are going the Poort’s way. The humble USB cable is part of an electrical revolution that will make power supplies greener and cheaper – especially for solar.

Women as Micro-ISPs: Poorts for the Poor?

Apr 17th, 2013 | By

Shanty towns for our species are now shanty cities, with one in Nigeria holding an estimated 70 million people! These desperately poor souls must be granted some options for escaping such misery, and Internet access is a service that can be delivered responsibly by women.

The Spraypainted WiFi Graffiti We Need

Jan 30th, 2013 | By

It is becoming more evident each day that WiFi is a species treasure. If this nanotechnology proves out, it’s a revolution akin to radio itself.