The Pacific Light Cable Network would operate underground and help speed up Internet connectivity. This new cable is in the hands of companies like Facebook, Google, and others. However, the US government committee Team Telecom is urging the government to shut it down because of concerns for being a national security threat. Tensions between China and the US rise in their speculation that these underwater wires would make it easier for China to get ahold of US data.
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