Fiberoptics

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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05.01.11
Researchers create two 100 terabit per second optical connections, dare us to torrent something
05.01.11

Researchers create two 100 terabit per second optical connections, dare us to torrent something

Even a woman with a 40 Gbps internet connection might feel a twinge of jealousy at this news -- Jap...

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04.20.11
Virgin Media to test 1.5Gbps broadband on London's Silicon Roundabout
04.20.11

Virgin Media to test 1.5Gbps broadband on London's Silicon Roundabout

Just last week we reported on Fujitsu's plans to get in on the gigabit broadband game, and now Virg...

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04.13.11
Fujitsu to build 1Gbps fiber optic broadband network in the UK, but needs BT to play fair first
04.13.11

Fujitsu to build 1Gbps fiber optic broadband network in the UK, but needs BT to play fair first

Good news for anyone feeling left behind by the broadband revolution just because of their post code...

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12.15.10
UA engineers develop 'invisible,' fiber optic border monitoring system
12.15.10

UA engineers develop 'invisible,' fiber optic border monitoring system

As if the nation's overexcited and misguided border vigilantes didn't have enough ways to trigger a...

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09.14.10
Auto-tune nabs new lease on life, kills phase noise in long-haul fiber transmissions
09.14.10

Auto-tune nabs new lease on life, kills phase noise in long-haul fiber transmissions

Digg It's probably advisable to not mention this to T-Pain or anyone even closely related to him,...

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09.14.10
Intel's Light Peak optical interconnect shrinks slightly, LaCie, WD, Compal and Avid begin prototyping
09.14.10

Intel's Light Peak optical interconnect shrinks slightly, LaCie, WD, Compal and Avid begin prototyping

Intel's Light Peak isn't setting any new speed records at IDF 2010 -- it's still rated at 10Gbps fo...

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09.09.10
Trapped Chilean miners watch a little soccer via fiber optics
09.09.10

Trapped Chilean miners watch a little soccer via fiber optics

It turns out that being trapped in a mine in Chile is only one of the many problems associated with...

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