The Economist opens applications for annual innovation awards

5 years ago — Quick Read

The publication has started to take nominations for the annual awards, which will be split into seven categories: bioscience; computing and telecommunications; consumer products; energy and the environment; process and...

New technique doubles distance of fibre optic communications

5 years ago — Quick Read

UCL researchers have demonstrated a new way to process fibre optic signals that could double the distance data travels error-free through transatlantic sub-marine cables, and cut long-distance transmission costs. As...