of Internet: The October 1999 issue of Scientific
American Magazine has a series of articles on the new higher speed (also
called broad-band) Internet connections that are starting to become available.
Augmented and hot-linked versions of the articles are available at http://www.sciam.com/1999/1099issue/1099clark.html.
For definitions and explanations of the terminology of high speed internet
connections, go to http://www.whatis.com/thespeed.htm.