A new iOS app called FireChat is blowing up in the App Store. But it’s not the app itself that’s causing such a stir; it’s the underlying networking technology it taps into.
This is a fascinating story on so many levels. Once again it points out the problematic nature of working with highly disruptive technology in education, or for that matter business settings. It also suggest possible ways in which even the internet as we know it may become redundant morphing into "mesh networking". Exciting times.
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