Fiber optics and smartphones team up to tell you if you are pregnant

Research from Hanover Centre for Optical Technologies in Germany developed a device that can perform biomolecular examination just with some fiber optic and your smartphone, the authors Kort Bremer and Bernhard Roth...

 

Comcast is adding two miles of fiber optics in Illinois

Comcast informed that is adding almost two miles of fiber optics in several places in Illinois. Including Elgin, near the Interstate 90 and Randall Road, the expansion has business purposes, basically to help local enterprises...

 

22 towns authorize $34.5M for fiber. 6,700+ deposits on service

After creating a telecommunications coop to bring broadband to rural communities in Western Mass, and completing four years of planning, WiredWest member towns have signaled they’re ready to move forward with a regional fiber-optic network...

Researchers to test new optical fiber 3D printing technique

Researchers at the University of Southampton, UK, are to investigate using 3D printing, or additive manufacturing, techniques in the fabrication of optical fiber...

911 call center outage after a cut in a Fiber Optic Cable

A severed phone line is affecting emergency service dispatch in Jerome and Lincoln counties...

FBI investigating 11 attacks on San Francisco-area Internet lines

The FBI is investigating at least 11 physical attacks on high-capacity Internet cables in California's San Francisco Bay Area dating back a year, including one early Tuesday morning, according to a report in USA Today...

Top: Wi-Fi Routers for Fiber Optics - Upgrade your 2017 FTTH network

The arrival of fiber optics as a competitor in the global connectivity industry is now a reality. The great advantage of fiber optics is the high velocity at which data transfers as a beam of light inside the cable, reaching speeds far greater than those of a copper wire...