Bending light for cheaper Internet

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain Wide area networks (WANs), the global backbones and workhorses of today’s Internet that connect billions of computers over continents and oceans, are the foundation of modern online services. As COVID-19 has placed a vital reliance on online services, today’s networks are struggling to deliver high bandwidth […]

Facebook and Google sink money into cables

Technology sector updates Sign up to myFT Daily Digest to be the first to know about Technology sector news. This article is an on-site version of our #techFT newsletter. Sign up here to get the complete newsletter sent straight to your inbox every weekday While OneWeb and Elon Musk’s Starlink battle in […]