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3M AIR and FLEX LED lighting solutions are the bomb

09/07/2012, You can say that a company like 3M is probably as flexible as these two LED lighting solutions from them – the AIR and the FLEX. First introduced to the world recently by 3M Architectural Markets (which incidentally is the company’s interior...

Philips blazes Nairobi streets with solar LED lights

08/10/2012, Dutch multinational electronics company, Philips, has partnered with the Kenyan Urban Roads Authority to install solar-powered LED street lighting in Nairobi. Philips says that, if implemented on a wide scale across the country, the project has the...

LED lighting system changes color based on your mental state

07/05/2012, You know those mood rings that you and your mates used to wear when you were a kid? Yes, 1980s babies will know what I am talking about, but I guess with time, such childish items need to be put away – or at least, get reimagined with the latest...

The Aurora LED wall will dance to the music using an iPad

06/21/2012, Greg Friedland of San Francisco thought of filling that empty wall in his living room just above his coach. Perhaps a Vincent van Gogh or a Leonardo da Vinci painting will do the job. But instead, the modern artist birthed a rather ingenious idea –...

GE Figured Out How to Get 100W of Light from a 27W LED Bulb

05/08/2012, One major setback with LED lighting is that if you want a larger output of wattage, you will also have to deal with a larger chip cooling system. Now however, GE has revealed its new line of Energy Smart LED bulbs which have an innovative design for more...

Animated LED necklace

03/29/2012, When it comes to technology and fashion, sometimes the overlapping of categories end up with disastrous consequences, but I am rather pleased to say that with the advent of better and better technologies, you know for sure that things are starting to look...

Troika Thixotropes LED chandelier

03/23/2012, Chandeliers always lend that air of opulence and grandeur, and is befitting of fine hotels as well as other classical buildings, but what happens when 21st century design meets with ancient, timeless grace? Troika, a design firm, will tell you – and...

LED ceiling light has built-in wireless speaker

03/19/2012, NEC Lighting has taken one of Thomas Edison’s most famous inventions – the light bulb, and injected it with wireless speaker capability. Of course, we are talking about this light bulb being power efficient in order to keep up with the times,...

LED shoelaces perfect for night time jogging

02/27/2012, Jogging late at night or in the wee hours of the morning before dawn might be something a few of you enjoy, as you are all alone in the cool weather without having to share the road with irate drivers as well as avoiding cyclists who are pedaling in a...

Soraa introduces next generation LEDs

02/08/2012, As if LED lights weren’t efficient enough, it looks like we might be introduced to a new generation of LED lights in the future – provided Soraa’s latest technology catches on. The company will be launching its first product – the MR 16...

LED traffic light helps colorblind drivers on the road

02/08/2012, There are some of us who are colorblind, and in this case, we might not be able to tell whether a traffic light is red, amber or green – but after a while, we get used to the sequence of the traffic lights, and follow them accordingly. Professor...

Luminarie Cagna cathedral lighted up by 55,000 colored LEDs

02/01/2012, There are some of us who go to places of worship and are enlightened, so to speak, by the message we heard, or songs that we sung. Well, if you want to be enlightened in a different manner, then make sure you head down to the Luminarie Cagna cathedral...

Sony Crystal LED Display Prototype

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] Sony has shows its Crystal LED display prototype to the world for the first time. The 55-inch display has a native 1080p resolution, but what makes it so extraordinary is that it uses a combined 6 million of tiny individual LED lights. Why 6...