Here is a look at fiber optics from the other side—at work. Will Americans be getting their news from an editor at the phone company rather than from a publisher or a broadcaster? The issue is free speech, say the telcos; the problem is control of information, say the broadcasters and publishers. Reprinted by permission from Washington Journalism Review, May 1990.
© 1990 Optical Society of America
Jerome Aumente, "Battling the telcos," Appl. Opt. 29, 3872-3874 (1990)