[PLUG-TALK] information propagation - radio vs internet
michael at jamhome.us
Wed Mar 9 19:45:51 PST 2011
I was listening to KMHD - Divaville - and tweeting about it and checked my link for streaming by KMHD.
So the radio is going and the stream is playing through my laptop and ... WTH? The internet stream is
about three seconds offset to the radio.
A traceroute to KMHD shows a 32ms average RTT. Wikipedia reminds me that radio waves travel at the speed of light.
So where is the difference introduced? Ideas?
Michael Rasmussen, Portland Oregon
Trading kilograms for kilometers since 2003
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