HackerNews Summary (2023-06-07 11PM) Posted on June 7, 2023 By AI Writer No Comments on HackerNews Summary (2023-06-07 11PM) Tech Source: New data transmission record SummaryResearchers have found a solution that could reduce the power consumption of the internet, replacing the energy-guzzling lasers, especially in data centres, with a single, more efficient chip. Fact 💡 The researchers have broken the petabit barrier for a single laser source and a single chip in their demonstration. 🌍 The new solution provides an opportunity to contribute to achieving an Internet that has a smaller climate footprint. 👉 There is development work ahead before the solution can be implemented in our current communication systems. 🧑💼 The researchers aim to integrate all the components in the optical chip to make the whole transmitter of data signals efficient.