fiber optics

World’s Fastest Fibre Line Can Support An Internet’s Worth Of Data

World’s Fastest Fibre Line Can Support An Internet’s Worth Of Data

Currently, the fastest commercially available fibre optic line tops out at 100Gbps. That’s super fast, sure, but isn’t nearly a wide enough pipeline for our increasingly interconnected systems. That’s why this new, multi-modal, fibre line is so exciting — it can pack 2550 times as much data into the same…

Someone Actually Made Gigabit Internet Cheaper Than Google

Someone Actually Made Gigabit Internet Cheaper Than Google

There have been vague rumblings about US ISPs stepping up to match Google Fiber’s gigabit internet offering, especially since Google announced that the next fibre city would be Austin. Now 600 residents of Vermont are actually getting those speeds at half the fibre price. What gives?