A single computer chip has transmitted a record 1.84 petabits of data per second via a fibre-optic cable – enough bandwidth to download 230 million photographs in that time, writes Matthew Sparkes.
Chip can transmit all of the internet’s traffic every second — New Scientist
Optical computers run a million times faster than conventional computers, study reveals — Interesting Engineering
Researchers have discovered a way to run light-based logic...
Vehicles could use it to navigate even if GPS stopped working, writes Karmela Padavic-Callaghan.
New hardware offers faster computation for artificial intelligence, with much less energy — MIT News
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University of Cambridge researchers have used a species of blue-green algae to power a microprocessor continuously for a year - using ambient light and water.