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VLC at LuxLive

LuxLive in London 9-10 November. The Earls Court Exhibition Centre in London will host the LuxLive lighting industry event on 9th & 10th November.  The exhibition is combined with a conference programme including TechTheatre dedicated to new technologies in the … Continue reading

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New VLC report is published

GBI Research’s new report, “Visible Light Communication (VLC) – A Potential Solution to the Global Wireless Spectrum Shortage” has now been published. Global Business Intelligence (GBI) Research have just announced the publication of what I believe is the first publicly … Continue reading

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Device-to-device communication

Device-to-device communication can be achieved by a number of different technologies.  The two categories of connection are wired or wireless.  A cable connection is the oldest method and is still very much used.  I, like most people, would rather connect … Continue reading

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Why I want to turn light bulbs in WiFis?

When people ask, “what do you do?”  I sometimes say,  “I turn light bulbs into high speed WiFis”.  This usually receives a positive response, raised eyebrows, and then often this question.  “So why would you want to do that?” There … Continue reading

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The Photophone – World’s first wireless communications

I am starting this blog with a piece of interesting history which is relevant to our industry.  On 3rd June 1880 Alexander Graham Bell transmitted the first wireless telephone message on his newly invented “Photophone”.  This was four years after … Continue reading

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