When most people think about fiber optics today, they think of it as a technology that helps them get faster Internet speeds. Based on this, fiber optics might be considered a relatively new invention. However, fiber optics were first developed in 1970 by Corning Glass Works, over 40 years ago. The production process wasnâ€™t quite right yet until a process that allowed fiber optics to be mass produced was discovered in 1973. Soon after that, phone companies began experimenting with transmitting signals over optical fiber. The first telephone signal was transmitted through (more…)
The Internet has been changing the way that people interact for countless years. In the early days of web browsers and online access, connection speeds were quite slow in comparison to how things are now. Slow connection speeds meant that there were a very limited number of things that could be accomplished online. The good news is that fiber optics technology has changed the way that we interact with one another on the Internet. The connection speed that comes with this new technology is absolutely stunning.
Fiber optics technology allows people to (more…)
Personal computer users can enjoy a number of benefits when it comes to making use of a cloud computing service. Keeping your data, important documents and other sensitive information safely off-site can provide a number of security benefits, ensure that you are able to find and access your files with a greater degree of flexibility and with more ease. Arranging for the cloud storage and access you need to ensure a more enjoyable user experience may (more…)
Whether you are running a small business or working for a large corporation, the iPhone is a tool that can assist you in unique ways. The smartphone can help you stay connected, access your work email, manage your calendar, and even process payments if you are a mobile vendor. Many large corporations are moving towards a bring-your-own device policy as a way to help workers stay connected while simultaneously driving down the costs of providing workers with (more…)
Having a wireless internet connection is very important. It allows for multiple users in your household to connect to the internet at once without having to share a cable and allows users to move about the home.
Portability is a key benefit of having a wireless internet connection. Because so many users no longer use desktops, they are constantly moving around. Whether they are using a laptop, smartphone or tablet computer, they need to have the ability to move about without reconnecting to an Ethernet outlet.