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Stern Vint Cerf blasts techies for lackluster worldwide IPv6 adoption

Kevin McMurtrie Silver badge

Analogy Units

"if all IPv4 addresses were contained inside a smartphone, IPv6 would fill a container the size of the Earth"

I read the Wikipedia article "List of unusual units of Measurement" and now I'm wondering how many IPv4 addresses fit into the complete works of Shakespeare.

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