Recent VLC Posts
- 5 Reasons to Promote Li-Fi Technologies
- Micro-LED Li-Fi
- Pathway to 5G: Visible Light Communications
- A £5M Research Programme on Visible Light Communications…
- Li-Fi on CNN International in “Make Create Innovate”
- Optical Wireless Communication Workshops
- Dear Mr President, please read my blog.
- Augmented Reality using VLC
- Li-Fi on the Gadget Show
- Cisco Live is lit by Ethernet
- Top 10 Li-Fi myths
- Flash-Matic and the Light Telephone
- WTF is… Li-Fi?
- TED hits one million
- LightMessage by PureVLC
- Latest VLC Market Report
- LED wallpaper is here!
- Light + Building
- World’s Largest Chandelier
- The fight for more spectrum
- The shift to optical – part II
- The shift to optical
- PureVLC at Mobile World Congress
- LEDs used to map Wi-Fi
- Mobile World Congress, asking for more spectrum?
- Li-Fi it is then!
- LEDs powered by Ethernet
- Casio announces VLC prototype
- Five VLC predictions for 2012
- VLC; a review of 2011
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Monthly Archives: April 2011
Visible Light Communications (VLC) and Powerline Communications (PLC) are two interesting communication technologies that have potential synergies. Over the past couple of years PLC through the HomePlug standard has emerged as a reliable wired Ethernet alternative. The advantages over CAT … Continue reading
Late last year the IEEE802.15.7 draft standard for VLC  was produced. This standard covers both the physical layer (PHY) air interface and the medium-access control (MAC). We might consider the MAC layer in more detail in later articles but … Continue reading