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05.17.11
GreenChip lighting lets you flip the switch remotely, thumbs nose at IPv4 depletion
05.17.11

GreenChip lighting lets you flip the switch remotely, thumbs nose at IPv4 depletion

Despite the looming IPv4 apocalypse, a new lighting system coming out of NXP Semiconductors promi...

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03.13.11
Inhabitat's Week in Green: Brain-shaped bulbs, houses that fly, and hydrogen bolts from the sky
03.13.11

Inhabitat's Week in Green: Brain-shaped bulbs, houses that fly, and hydrogen bolts from the sky

Each week our friends at Inhabitat recap the week's most interesting green developments and clean te...

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10.21.10
GE introduces 'hybrid' bulb with both halogen and CFL elements, instant-on meets efficiency
10.21.10

GE introduces 'hybrid' bulb with both halogen and CFL elements, instant-on meets efficiency

We're pretty okay with waiting the second or so it takes a typical CFL to light up, but sometimes,...

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09.13.10
GE closes last US factory making incandescent light bulbs
09.13.10

GE closes last US factory making incandescent light bulbs

There may still be plenty of competition among potential successors to the incandescent light bulb,...

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09.12.10
Swirly CFLs relax a little bit, get kind of cute in the process
09.12.10

Swirly CFLs relax a little bit, get kind of cute in the process

We never really had a problem with traditional CFL design, but it's always nice to have options whe...

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07.01.10
NFL Network brings summer football, Canadian style
07.01.10

NFL Network brings summer football, Canadian style

Happy Canada Day everyone, usually we just skip right on by to our own Independence Day but we're g...

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12.01.09
OSRAM Orbeos OLED lights are small, flat, right behind you
12.01.09

OSRAM Orbeos OLED lights are small, flat, right behind you

The days of OLED wallpaper are still some years away, but you can finally start thinking about repl...

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12.11.08
GE frees CFL lighting from the tyranny of ugly
12.11.08

GE frees CFL lighting from the tyranny of ugly

Was it Arthur C. Clarke who said that any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable fro...

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