Lighting

04.21.15
Philips unveils a $5 LED lightbulb for thrifty environmentalists
04.21.15

Philips unveils a $5 LED lightbulb for thrifty environmentalists

Compared to filament bulbs, the up-front cost of LED lighting can put off plenty of people, even i...

By D. Cooper,   04.21.15
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04.17.15
Adaptalux is a modular lighting system for macro photography
04.17.15

Adaptalux is a modular lighting system for macro photography

Every now and then, there are projects on Kickstarter designed for a niche group of people. Adapta...

By E. Alvarez,   04.17.15
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04.15.15
IKEA's wireless charging collection heads to the US this spring
04.15.15

IKEA's wireless charging collection heads to the US this spring

If you're looking to install some wireless charging tech at home, and you fancy IKEA's home furnis...

By B. Steele,   04.15.15
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04.02.15
The Hue Go puts wireless lighting anywhere in your house
04.02.15

The Hue Go puts wireless lighting anywhere in your house

Philips has just unveiled a mobile addition to its venerable line of programmable LED Hue bulbs. I...

By A. Tarantola,   04.02.15
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12.18.14
San Francisco's Bay Bridge keeps its computer-controlled lights
12.18.14

San Francisco's Bay Bridge keeps its computer-controlled lights

The 25,000 computer-driven LED lights on San Francisco's Bay Bridge were only meant to be part of...

By J. Fingas,   12.18.14
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11.23.14
3D printing technique will put electronics into just about everything
11.23.14

3D printing technique will put electronics into just about everything

You can use 3D printing to make a handful of electronics, such as antennas and batteries, but LEDs...

By J. Fingas,   11.23.14
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11.20.14
Engadget giveaway: win a SnapRays Guidelight set courtesy of Snap Power!
11.20.14

Engadget giveaway: win a SnapRays Guidelight set courtesy of Snap Power!

Whether you're looking to deter monsters lurking in the shadows or just save your toes from anothe...

By J. Turi,   11.20.14
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11.10.14
BMW's new street lights will charge your electric car
11.10.14

BMW's new street lights will charge your electric car

Street lights are already brimming with electricity, so it stands to reason that they'd make great...

By J. Fingas,   11.10.14
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11.05.14
Smart light bulb fools burglars by pretending you're at home
11.05.14

Smart light bulb fools burglars by pretending you're at home

There's no shortage of smart light bulbs that will save energy or set a special mood, but they don...

By J. Fingas,   11.05.14
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