The Business of LiFi


Laser Light Pioneer Now Moving in on Li-Fi

January 8, 2020

The laser lighting company co-founded by the Nobel-winning co-inventor of the blue LED — who believes that illumination’s future is in lasers — now hopes to make inroads in another field that LED developers are also targeting: Li-Fi data communications.

The Future of the Internet is… Streetlights?

December 2, 2019

Despite its apparent omnipresence, the internet is only available to around half of the world’s population. Whatever estimate you choose, billions are without the basic internet access we take for granted in more developed countries. This means that, if we are toRead more

Signify wants to outfit buses with Li-Fi

November 25, 2019

Hoping to establish a market for Li-Fi in the public transportation sector, Signify has partnered with an Italian bus and train interior specialist to develop systems that would use light to deliver onboard entertainment programming, and would eventually deliver Internet service.

PureLiFi Raises $18m to Fuel Consumer Market Tech Rollout

November 18, 2019

The company announced its move from LiFi systems to components earlier this year at Mobile World Congress.  Scottish tech company PureLiFi has completed an $18 million (£14m) Series B funding round to provide LiFi components to mass-market mobile device manufacturers.