The Business of LiFi

LiFi ITU Standard Closing in on Approval

January 24

The ITU (International Telecommunication Union) Standard is gaining traction on approval for Light Fidelity in the telecommunication industry.  This could be the first industry outside of lighting to recognize the technology as serious contender to the established radio frequency, WiFi.  LED’s are becoming the backbone to LiFi and is propelling the technology forward in theRead more


Li-Fi Is Coming: New Technology from Industry Leaders

January 10

Light Fidelity (Li-Fi) is a wireless communication technology that uses visible light to transmit data at very high speeds. It is another potentially transformative capability of LED lighting. According to Global Market Insights, Li-Fi will achieve a global market value of $75 billion by 2023.


Oledcomm’s LiFiMax Uses Light to Broadcast Data at Up to 100Mbps

January 8

Using light instead of Wi-Fi to beam data across a room might soon be the norm for everyday business, if Oledcomm has its way. At the 2019 Consumer Electronics Show, the French company announced a low-profile ceiling lamp — LiFiMax — that offers an internet connection over light waves to up to 16 users simultaneously at aRead more


LiFi, an Alternative and Much Better Solution of WiFi

January 2

LI-FI is a new wireless communication technology. LI-FI stand for light fidelity it is purposed by German physicist Heralad Hass. LI-FI transmit data by the illumination by sending data through a LED light bulb. It has the same idea behind the infrared remote control.LED light bulb varies in intensity faster than human eye.


Get ready for LiFi in 2019

December 26

Li-Fi could be the next big thing in communications technology. This is on the basis of LEDs being modulated at a high frequency level, which enables the transfer data rates between 10 and 100x faster than Wi-Fi.


Only with an Open Standard will LiFi’s Market Start to Grow

December 12

With the recent boom in solid-state lighting (SSL), LEDs are now commonly used in lamps, luminaire, and many other lighting devices, all considered as potential data providers for optical wireless communication technology LiFi (light fidelity). LEDs can be modulated at a high frequency level that can’t be perceived by the human eye, supporting transfer data ratesRead more


VLNcomm Lands new LiFi Customer: The U.S. Army

November 28

NATICK, Mass. — When investigating new ways of transmitting and communicating information, sometimes it helps to see the light. This is the idea behind a new technology being investigated by the Research, Development and Engineering Command Soldier Center’s Expeditionary Maneuver Support Directorate, along with its industry partner, VLNComm of Charlottesville, Va. “It’s a wireless systemRead more


Second Generation LiFi-Integrated Lighting

November 28

Technology company, pureLiFi, has provided its LiFi technology for a range of LiFi-integrated lighting products that will extend to panel lights and other commercial form factors, allowing for more flexible deployments.


Signify Explains LiFi Systems

November 19

The rise of smart devices and Internet of Things (IoT) means the increased demand for connectivity. In fact, by 2020, there will be more than 50 billion devices that would be always connected to the rest of the world. With that being said, something needs to be done to improve internet connectivity so that itRead more


Signify Tests LiFi in 20 Countries

November 15

GLOBAL leader in lighting Signify raised the bar in innovation when it recently introduced in the local market the Light Fidelity (LiFi), a technology using high-quality light-emitting diode (LED) lighting to obtain a broadband Internet connection through light waves.


Osram is Bullish on LiFi

November 13

In a call with investors, Olaf Berlien, OSRAM Licht AG – CEO & Chairman of the Managing Board, stated, “Ladies and gentlemen, something is big happening in the lighting market: it is shifting from illumination to photonics. So what does photonics mean? It basically means the emission, the transmission and the detection of light. In theRead more


Global LiFi Congress®

November 12

The International LiFi Community This unique event dedicated to LiFi will take place on the 12th and 13th of June 2019 at “Les Salons Hoche” in Paris (near the Arc de Triomphe). Due to your role and the innovation policy of your company, we are convinced that this event will be of great interest to you. The scientific and economic leaders involvedRead more


PureLiFi Presents to Xi Jinping

November 8

The presentation took place as part of a UK innovation-themed pavilion with the Duke of York and Liam Fox. LiFi was presented as a symbol of UK innovation which enables more secure, energy efficient and faster connections – that can provide 1000 times more bandwidth than conventional WiFi.


Firefly LiFi Demonstrates Commercially Available and ITU G.vlc Standard Recommendation Compliant Solutions at the Broadband World Forum

October 26

BERLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–(Broadband World Forum, Berlin) – Firefly LiFi, a manufacturer of Visible Light Communications (VLC) LiFi products, announced that its SecureLink LiFi solutions are compliant with the latest draft of the ITU G.9991 (or “G.vlc”) Standard Recommendation. This latest draft of the G.vlc Recommendation was coordinated by the International Telecommunication Union Telecommunication Sector (ITU-T), whoseRead more