No its not the missing-in-action HomeGrid G.hn technology from the United Nations. Not even MoCA with their new focus on Europe. The future is in plastics.
Orange, one of the biggest and most faithful users of HomePlug technology in France, has announced a fibre optic kit to connect the router to "computers, TV decoder and other devices". Besides the high-speed, the main selling point is the 2.2mm thin flexible plastic cable which will "limit the visual impact".