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Telecom Secretary M F Farooqui while talking about power of Internet and its use for empowering people said National Optical Fibre Network (NOFN) programme is one very important step in this direction.
Last Updated: Wednesday, October 09, 2013, 21:14
A new type of optical fibre network, called multicore fibre-based network has been reportedly developed which aim to address the issue of the increasing Internet capacity crunch.
Last Updated: Tuesday, September 10, 2013, 21:44
Scientists in the United States said Tuesday they had coated spider silk with carbon nanotubes, creating a fibre that is not only super-strong but also conducts electricity.
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The plant to be set up in Brazil would cater to the Latin American market. Both the companies have entered into agreement for establishing the equal joint venture.
Last Updated: Friday, June 28, 2013, 18:11
In a breakthrough, scientists, including one of Indian-origin, have devised a new fibre optic technology that promises to increase bandwidth dramatically, easing Internet congestion and video streaming.
Last Updated: Friday, June 28, 2013, 15:23
The technology centers on donut-shaped laser light beams called optical vortices.
Last Updated: Saturday, June 22, 2013, 18:04
Britain`s electronic eavesdropping agency has gained secret access to fibre-optic cables carrying global Internet traffic and telephone calls, The Guardian said.
Last Updated: Wednesday, May 15, 2013, 18:37
Other telecom majors involved with Etisalat are Telekom Malaysia Berhad (Malaysia), Vodafone Group (UK), Omantel (Oman) and Dialog Axiata (Sri Lanka).
Last Updated: Friday, April 12, 2013, 18:04
Nine states and one union territory Friday signed tripartite agreements with the Centre and Bharat Broadband Network to lay optical fibre network for providing broadband services at gram panchayat level.
Last Updated: Wednesday, January 16, 2013, 10:09
BSNL is all set to spend Rs 8 crore on the expansion of Optical Fibre Cable (OFC) network in 335 gram-panchayats of Indore division covering 1600 km in near future.
Last Updated: Wednesday, November 21, 2012, 17:55
The “uncrackable codes” made by exploiting the branch of physics called quantum mechanics, have been sent down kilometres of standard broadband fibre.
Last Updated: Tuesday, October 09, 2012, 19:48
"Government's plan is to connect 2.5 lakh panchayats through the National fibre optics connectivity, the last mile of which would be through wireless broadband," he said.
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