Upon surfing the web on Sept. 10th, chances are you will encounter an incessant spinning loading icon on some of your favorite websites. But before you call your internet service provider (ISP) to troubleshoot your connection, rest assured that the icon is part of a silent protest led by popular internet companies to preserve the current net neutrality
It’s been nearly a hundred years since Alexander Graham Bell made his first phone call. And it’s been over a forty years since Martin Cooper, Father of the “cell phone” made the first handheld phone call to none other than his competitors at Bell Labs to announce that Motorola had beaten them at creating the first cell phone. But the air wars of engineers has opened
Alcatel-Lucent’s Bell Lab recently broke records when it successfully transferred 10 Gbps of data over 30 meters and 1 Gbps over 70 meters using traditional copper telephone lines.
The research lab’s XG-Fast technology easily competes with fiber optic services.
Telco companies find breakthroughs like this particularly appealing because the alternative allows them to sidestep the demand for fiber
Last week, The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) announced that it plans to invest $2 billion over the next two years to ensure that our public school students have high-speed internet connectivity and wi-fi access. Obama administration’s ConnectED initiative aims to bring high-speed internet and wi-fi access to 99% of America’s students.
Technology has increasingly made
Google recently unveiled yet another ocular device during its annual Google I/O Summit that could transform how we consume media with our mobile devices.
Last month, Google made it possible for the general public to get their hands on its Google glasses for a hefty fee of $1500. But the aesthetic design of its newest addition to the eye-wear family could become your next DIY project.
Amid the rivalry, the sorrow and revelry, depending on which team you rooted for, Versatek Technology will remember the 2014 Fifa World Cup as a collective win for all in the non-polarizing field of innovation and advancement. The World Cup saw a number of firsts in the realm of technology.
Here is a rundown of some of the technological breakthroughs the tournament experienced
Social Media Records Were Set
It was difficult not
ICS West was a success!
Versa Technology had the pleasure of meeting our clients and partners at ICS West 2014. The event in Las Vegas, Nevada featured a variety of technology leaders in the surveillance industry. We were pleased to see a variety of innovative surveillance equipment from vendors around the world. It is truly exciting to see the future of the security industry at this
The next generation light bulb is here. The latest innovation released by Philips features connected light bulbs powered by Ethernet. These light bulbs will effectively replace standard wiring with Ethernet and utilizes Ethernet to power the LED bulbs. In addition, the bulbs efficiently pass information to and from each lamp. This allows businesses and homes to save on energy, and ensures that business
Innovation is critical to the success of many organizations, but even more so, technology innovation is imperative for companies seeking to differentiate in strategy. A recent survey by Cisco notes that 84 percent of business leaders say technology innovation is a truly important step for strategic differentiation. Based on the survey, business leaders say investments made by IT leaders and business