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Newly released Hello Barbie and security concerns

On 10th November 2015 Mattel released its new Barbie and the doll is already alarming security researchers. The Wi-Fi technology on which the doll relies makes children (and their families or anyone around them) vulnerable to… noch 492 Wörter

Light-based Li-Fi Internet Boasts Speeds 100 Times Faster Than Wi-Fi

When the first version of the Wi-Fi protocol was released in 1997, it boasted wireless speeds of up to 2 megabits per second. Now, there’s Li-Fi, a potential successor to Wi-Fi that’s capable of transmitting data at 1 gigabit per second, about 100 times faster than today’s average home wireless connection and 500 times faster than that first incarnation of Wi-Fi. noch 407 Wörter


New Li-Fi Internet Is 100 Times Faster Than Wi-Fi

Photo credit: Li-Fi uses flickering LED lights to transmit data at extremely high speeds. Alphaspirit/Shutterstock

The inventor of the electric lightbulb could hardly have imagined that one day his creation would be used not only to illuminate homes around the world, but also to transmit data that would enable people to download information from satellites in space to small hand-held devices. noch 512 Wörter


WiFi technology to be replaced by LiFi Technology soon!

Light Fidelity, shortly known as LiFi is all set to replace WiFi technology in near future. As per our media sources, researchers have achieved speeds in the lab of up to 224GB/sec transfer with LiFi. noch 323 Wörter

Li-Fi has just been tested in the real world, and it's 100 times faster than Wi-Fi

Sorry, Wi-Fi. We had some good times together.

Expect to hear a whole lot more about Li-Fi – a wireless technology that transmits high-speed data using visible light communication (VLC) – in the coming months. noch 609 Wörter