Facebook’s Using Light to Wirelessly Transmit Internet Signals

Facebook Moves One Step Closer to Light-Based Wireless Communication New York Times, July 21, 2016 Now, Facebook has published research on an unconventional solution: using light to wirelessly transmit internet signals. The work comes from a Facebook-led initiative called Internet.org, which, according to the initiative’s website, has so far brought internet access to more than 25 million people. … Read more

The Carbon Impact of Using Facebook for 1 Year is Now the Same as a Medium Latte

The Newest Addition to the Facebook Data Center Fleet: Fort Worth Facebook Newsroom, July 7, 2015. Image credit: Today we announced that Fort Worth, Texas, will be the home for our next data center. Along with our Altoona, Prineville, Forest City and Lulea data centers, Fort Worth will be one of the cornerstones of the … Read more