Mesh networking mobile phones

Swedish company TerraNet has developed the idea using peer-to-peer technology that enables users to speak on its handsets without the need for a mobile phone base station.

The technology is designed for remote areas of the countryside or desert where base stations are unfeasible. It is hoping to dramatically improve communications in the developing world.

Terranet

Read the full story on BBC here. Read more about Terranet’s technology here.

Perhaps Google’s gPhone may give Terranet a run for its money. Either way, it’s good news for mobile phone based dispute resolution mechanisms.

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