Light-Fi: LED Broadband Wireless

Posted by Sam Churchill on

What if every light bulb in the world could also transmit data? At TEDGlobal, Harald Haas demonstrates, for the first time, a device that could do exactly that.

By flickering the light from a single LED, a change too quick for the human eye to detect, he can transmit far more data than a cellular tower — and do it in a way that’s more efficient, secure and widespread.

Posted by Sam Churchill on Monday, August 8th, 2011 at 2:35 pm .

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