Tag Archives: European Union

New EU Directive Might Reshape the Clouds

As reported in Silicon.de, in Experian.it and in other sources, the European Commission is planning to release a new directive on data protection, which will affect the Cloud Computing industry. Viviane Reding, European Commissioner for Justice, Fundamental Rights and Citizenships … Continue reading

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Visible Light Communication An Alternative to Wifi?

An interesting alternative to WiFi in the home is the use of LED lamps where the network signal can be modulated on the light beam (Visible Light Communication, VLC) resulting in data transfers of  1GB/s. Project Omega, the Home Gigabit … Continue reading

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