Fiber Optics


Fiber Optics

The transmission of data in the form of pulses of light, using cables containing glass or silica fibers no thicker than a human hair. Information can be transmitted at high speed over long distances with very little signal loss.

Articles on that refer to Fiber Optics

The Virtual Village By Ray Kurzweil
The Age of Intelligent Machines: Footnotes By Ray Kurzweil
The Age of Spiritual Machines: Timeline By Ray Kurzweil
The Twenty Laws of the Telecosm By George Gilder
Millennium 3000 Scenarios By Theodore J. Gordon and Jerome C. Glenn
The Last Human By Gregory Stock
The Law of Accelerating Returns By Ray Kurzweil
Testimony of Ray Kurzweil on the Societal Implications of Nanotechnology By Ray Kurzweil
I, Nanobot By Alan H Goldstein

News Articles that refer to Fiber Optics

Inventors forecast 21st century innovations at Patent & Trademarks Office bicentennial
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