Posts Tagged: Fiber Optics

A Fascinating Use of Fiber Optics

New Uses for Fiber Optics

Fiber optics are used in a variety of ways to improve people’s lives. One such way is the recent development of a handheld fiber optic probe that’s used to diagnose cancer. Utilizing an ultrafast laser, this probe can perform multiple nonlinear imaging techniques without the need for tissue staining. In other words, it’s a cleaner,… Read more »

Fiber Optics Acronym Guide [Infographic]

Do you know what the ORL on your fiber optic network is? Does your Internet provider offer FTTH? Because of its technical nature, the fiber optics industry has its fair share of acronyms and pieces of jargon. Some of these acronyms – LED, for example – might already be familiar to you. Others are a… Read more »

What’s up with Your WiFi?

What's Up with Your WIFI

America has a problem (that could very well be the understatement of the year!), but it’s not what you think it is. It’s not a headline grabbing social issue like the vaccination problem or a hot little tidbit regarding the next presidential election. It deals with your computer and the internet. No, we’re not talking… Read more »

One of the Largest Undertakings in Rural Fiber Optic Connectivity

Rural fiber optics

We’re seeing more and more fiber optic networks being subsidized by city and state funds to connect businesses and residences faster. This is pulling bigger companies into smaller towns all over the country and leading to economic growth and regeneration in formerly more stagnant areas. Another example cropping up is in a statewide effort being… Read more »