Lightbulbs

11.05.13
Philips Hue gets down with app-controlled BR30 recessed lights
11.05.13

Philips Hue gets down with app-controlled BR30 recessed lights

Philips' latest connected lighting product is taking aim at your recessed fixtures. The new Hue bu...

By Z. Honig,   11.05.13
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03.11.13
Philips debuts iOS SDK for its light bulbs
03.11.13

Philips debuts iOS SDK for its light bulbs

No, that headline isn't a joke. You can tell we're living in the 21st century when even lightbu...

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10.22.12
GreenWave Reality ships WiFi-aware light bulbs that flick on through motion and smartphones
10.22.12

GreenWave Reality ships WiFi-aware light bulbs that flick on through motion and smartphones

We've seen connected light bulbs before, some more sophisticated than others, but they're rarely as...

By J. Fingas,   10.22.12
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07.26.12
ARM forms UK group to foster an Internet of Things, put 50 billion devices online by 2020
07.26.12

ARM forms UK group to foster an Internet of Things, put 50 billion devices online by 2020

ARM isn't content with dominating the mobile space. It's been by the far the most vocal about an I...

By J. Fingas,   07.26.12
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05.11.12
Panasonic sends 100,000 LEDs down Tokyo river, mates tech with tradition (updated with video!)
05.11.12

Panasonic sends 100,000 LEDs down Tokyo river, mates tech with tradition (updated with video!)

If you'd been by the shore of the Sumida River in central Tokyo this past weekend, you would have...

By J. Fingas,   05.11.12
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09.14.11
Giinii AudioBulb hands, eyes and ears-on
09.14.11

Giinii AudioBulb hands, eyes and ears-on

Alright, so check this out -- that thing above is both a 5W LED light bulb and a 10W wireless spe...

By T. O'Brien,   09.14.11
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08.11.11
Sharp's energy-efficient LED ceiling lights are hip to be square
08.11.11

Sharp's energy-efficient LED ceiling lights are hip to be square

If you live in Japan and are looking to lower your household electricity bill, you might have to...

By J. Volpe,   08.11.11
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03.11.11
Bridgelux silicon LED could mean bright future for solid state lighting
03.11.11

Bridgelux silicon LED could mean bright future for solid state lighting

While Democrats and Republicans squabble over the future of the incandescent light bulb, a Livermor...

By C. Trout,   03.11.11
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02.01.11
Cree shows off 'no-compromise' LED replacement for 60-watt incandescent bulbs
02.01.11

Cree shows off 'no-compromise' LED replacement for 60-watt incandescent bulbs

Compact fluorescent (or CFL) bulbs may currently be the dominant alternative to traditional incande...

By D. Melanson,   02.01.11
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