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IEEE Establishes 802.11 Light Communications Study Group

IEEE, a technical professional organization committed to advancing technology, and the IEEE Standards Association (IEEE-SA), have established the IEEE 802.11 Light Communications Study Group. The new study group intends to directly engage with manufacturers, operators and end users in helping build a consensus to create a Project Authorization Request (PAR) …

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FraunHofer HHI Demos Li-Fi in Stuttgart Classroom

Fraunhofer HHI has been working with the Hegel-Gymnasium in Stuttgart, Germany, to upgrade a classroom with special LED lighting. Unlike the lighting in most classrooms, the lighting for this project will be able to communicate technology using visible light communication (VLC). The lights now power an optical WLAN environment using …

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LiFi Does Not Decrease Money Saving and Green Benefits of LED Lighting, According to University of Edinburgh Researchers (Corrected Headline)

Research done at the University of Edinburgh with funding from the Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council (EPSRC), found that LED lighting could help provide wireless communications without changing the quality of light. A team of researchers led by Dr. Wasiu Popoola concluded that communicating digital data via LEDs while …

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