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Connecting your smartphone to the Web with just a lamp – that is the promise of Li-Fi, featuring Internet access 100 times faster than Wi-Fi with revolutionary wireless technology.With analysts predicting the number of objects that are connected to the Internet soaring to 50 million by 2020 and the spectrum for radio waves used by Wi-Fi in short supply, Li-Fi offers a viable alternative, according to its promoters.Analysts said it was still hard to say if Li-Fi will become the new Wi-Fi.Much will depend on how Wi-Fi evolves in the coming years, said Gartner chief analyst Jim Tully.Backers of Li-Fi say it would also be ideal in places where Wi-Fi is restricted to some areas such as schools and hospitals.
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