Fiber optics

08.29.12
Time Warner Cable expanding fiber broadband coverage in NYC, only businesses to benefit
08.29.12

Time Warner Cable expanding fiber broadband coverage in NYC, only businesses to benefit

Google, we're not in Kansas anymore, we're in New York, where Time Warner Cable is planning to dro...

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08.22.12
Mainland China, Taiwan send first data over direct fiber optic link, take steps towards peace and harmony
08.22.12

Mainland China, Taiwan send first data over direct fiber optic link, take steps towards peace and harmony

Relations between mainland China and Taiwan haven't always been what you'd call warm, even with ma...

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03.26.12
Huawei hardware won't be part of National Broadband Network, says Australia
03.26.12

Huawei hardware won't be part of National Broadband Network, says Australia

Huawei just can't catch a break -- first the US blocks it from being a part of its first responder...

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03.20.12
New undersea cables planned for arctic passageways, frozen gamers dream of lower pings
03.20.12

New undersea cables planned for arctic passageways, frozen gamers dream of lower pings

Hot on the heels of our own reporting of cables in the South Pacific (or the lack thereof), in flie...

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01.06.12
Visualized: How Verizon preps LTE and 3G services for CES
01.06.12

Visualized: How Verizon preps LTE and 3G services for CES

With the population of Las Vegas growing by a few hundred thousand each year during CES, cell pho...

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01.06.12
Cornell scientists perform optical illusion, herald invisibility through bending of light (video)
01.06.12

Cornell scientists perform optical illusion, herald invisibility through bending of light (video)

Taken at face value, you'd almost think that Cornell scientists had successfully bent the fabric...

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08.17.11
Nano-structured glass creates new type of computer memory
08.17.11

Nano-structured glass creates new type of computer memory

We've sure come a long way since frying ants with a magnifying glass. Researchers at the University...

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05.23.11
Researchers create 26 terabit-per-second connections with just a single laser
05.23.11

Researchers create 26 terabit-per-second connections with just a single laser

Remember that pair of 100 terabit-per-second connections we told you about earlier this moth? I...

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05.10.11
Graphene-powered web could download 3-D movies in seconds, give MPAA nightmares
05.10.11

Graphene-powered web could download 3-D movies in seconds, give MPAA nightmares

Graphene, is there anything it can't do? Researchers are already trying to put it in processors,...

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