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pureLiFi finalist for “UK’s Most Innovative Cyber Security Company” with Li-Flame

We are pleased to announce that pureLiFi is a finalist in the competition to find the UK’s Most Innovative Small Cyber Security Company 2015 run by the Cyber Growth Partnership (in association with The Department for Business, Innovation & Skills, techUK, and the Future Technologies Network). The four finalists will have a pitch-off on the main stage at InfoSec Europe on June 4 at Olympia in London. Infosecurity
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pureLiFi demos Li-Flame at MWC 2015

The event was aimed at increasing the collaboration between various companies that are part of the mobile wireless ecosystem, including network providers, Tier 1 operators, network security, testing equipment providers, application developers, etc. A number of key-note speeches addressed various aspects of the mobile ecosystem and the evolution of mobile communications. The show was a fantastic opportunity to meet ex
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Media Summary: pureLiFi raises over £1.5m valued at over £14m

Edinburgh, 19 January 2015 – pureLiFi, the light communications technology company that leads the market in research and commercialisation of Li-Fi, has raised £1.5 million in its latest round of investment. Valuing the 2012 University of Edinburgh spin-out at over £14 million, a VC funding round is in process and the company expects to make a related announcement on additional funding during the second half of 2015.
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pureLiFi raises £1.5m valuing Li-Fi leader at over £14m, World’s first full wireless Li-Fi networking system shipped

Edinburgh, 19 January 2015 – pureLiFi, the light communications technology company that leads the market in research and commercialisation of Li-Fi, has raised £1.5 million in its latest round of investment. Valuing the 2012 University of Edinburgh spin-out at over £14 million, a VC funding round is in process and the company expects to make a related announcement on additional funding during the second half of 2015.
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Big Data, Lighting and Li-Fi

Big Data, according to Gartmer, is high-volume, high-velocity and high-variety information assets that demand cost-effective, innovative forms of information processing for enhanced insight and decision making. Closely associated with Big Data is the Internet of Things (IoT). These two aspects will change business models in every industry. The problem is simple, how to best use large data sets to supplement or transi
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From WiFi to Li-Fi: start-up poised to win $10m funding

A British hi-tech start-up has invented a light bulb fitting capable of acting as the equivalent of a wireless network in the home. PureLiFi, a spin-out from Edinburgh University, is poised to announce new technology that can create a two-way high-speed connection using signals sent by LED lightbulbs for the first time. The company’s creation has attracted the interest of a club of hi-tech investors who are close to
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Services via Light: The Lighting Industry and Li-Fi

It’s no secret that LEDs have revolutionized the lighting industry. In recent years, the color quality has matched industry standards and the lifetime of the devices has forced a wave of revolutionary thinking in both lighting design and value propositions. The old replacement based business model has been a difficult legacy to bare for incumbent players. Recently, Lux Magazine has shed some light surrounding s
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pureLiFi seeing the light with data transmitter

A TECHNOLOGY start-up that uses beams of light to transmit data has been tipped as a flotation candidate, potentially worth “hundreds of millions of dollars”, as it looks set to smash its fundraising targets. Read the rest of the article here.
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pureLiFi Feature in the MoD Contracts Bulletin

As concerns about the risks of cyber attacks grow at all levels of society, Edinburgh-based visible light communications specialist pureLiFi is one of the companies leading the way on a technology that could revolutionize network security. Dr. Nikola Serafimovski, Director of Product Marketing, and Dr. Harald Burchardt, Director of Product Management, met with MoD Defence Contracts Bulletin features writer Gemma Gaug
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