News (from Edinburgh Research and Innovation)


Edinburgh heralds solar energy Li-Fi as future of wireless communication

10 November 2015

Pioneering solar energy Li-Fi technology that offers wireless communication solution for rural communities and developing regions ready for industry development.

University investment fund gives Li-Fi spin-out a brighter future

19 January 2015

Old College Capital (OCC), the venture investment arm of the University of Edinburgh, has recently participated in the investment round for University spin-out company, pureLiFi Ltd.

New Li-Fi Centre promises bright future for web technology

28 November 2013

Faster, more reliable internet connections will move a step closer to reality with the opening of a new Li-Fi R&D Centre at the University of Edinburgh.

New university spin-out gets funding to develop WiFi through LED light bulbs

15 February 2012

A new spin-out from the University of Edinburgh has secured initial seed funding from a leading investment syndicate to develop the first prototype ‘Li-Fi’ technology application using LED light as an alternative to wireless radio data communication.


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