Claims by Telstra that the current copper network could in fact last another 100 years have been met with scorn by maintenance technicians. Is the claim accurate or motivated by a desire to maximise Telstra's share price? Lifehacker Australia editor Angus Kidman discussed the issue on ABC Radio National Drive last night.
Copper picture from Shutterstock
Catch the full segment below; we also chat quickly about the future prospects for data retention laws.