As consumer applications multiply and are served via the “cloud,” bandwidth consumption continues to increase. We’ve seen this trend drive the cable companies to offer higher bandwidth connections to the home. 547 more words
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If you work in IT, then you know what a headache it can be to deal with multiple vendors when you have a challenge. If your system is down and you need it fixed fast, then waiting on hold forever as you lose sales and customers is simply not the answer. 192 more words
As the sheer volume of data transmitted over the web continues to grow by leaps and bounds, there has been a lot of speculation regarding whether or not the fiber optic cables which form the underlying foundation of the internet will eventually max out. 337 more words
The last few months have seen some important biomaterials advances, from self-destructing implantable robots that fold like origami to hydrogel-based fiber optics. Even though the bulk of material innovation has historically been more evolutionary than revolutionary, these 10 recent innovations provide reason to hope that change is just around the corner.
The Federal Bureau of investigation is stumped, and it’s seeking the public’s assistance in nabbing those responsible for severing fiber-optic cable throughout the San Francisco Bay Area. 353 more words