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Koninklijke Philips Electronics N.V., or Royal Philips Electronics, commonly known as Philips, is a Dutch consumer electronics company based in Amsterdam. Philips is founded in the year 1891 by Dutch industrialist Gerard Philips together with his father, Frederik Philips. The company is one of the largest electronics companies in the world. It is organized into three main divisions - Philips Consumer Lifestyle, Philips Healthcare, and Philips Lighting. Today, Philips employs around 122,000 people across more than 60 countries in the world. Philips has a vast portfolio of products ranging from consumer electronics to healthcare products. Philips is also known for its lighting products. In 2012, the company became the largest manufacturer of lighting in the world.

Philips Hue Lightbulbs Get Synced With The Xbox One

07/16/2015, When it comes to a truly immersive gaming experience, there are many ways to go about it. It could be in the graphics quality of the game, or a riveting plot in the game’s story, or it could be the sound effects which makes you feel like you’re really...

Philips Launches New Line Of Night Lights As Disney Characters

07/12/2015, Philips has joined forces with Disney to create a new line of night lights fashioned as popular Disney characters. These glowing night lights are actually called SoftPals and children can use then as night lights right in the bed with them. There are...

Philips Uses LEDs To Guide Shoppers Indoors

05/22/2015, Apple’s iBeacon platform is one of the ways that many believe will change the way we do our shopping in stores. Basically for those unfamiliar with the technology, it uses Bluetooth to detect when a customer is nearby, which in turn could prompt them on...

Philips Plans For 80% Of Their TVs This Year To Be Android-Powered

04/24/2015, assAre smart TVs the way of the future? Or do you think that streaming video content from our computers is the way to go? Regardless there has been a lot of interest in developing smarter and more complex TVs that do more than just display channels and it...

Philips Introduces More Affordable $5 LED Lightbulb

04/21/2015, LED lightbulbs have been touted as a great way for consumers to save electricity and reduce their bills, but this is a long-term thing and the upfront costs for LED bulbs are a bit of a put off. However Philips has decided to help make things a bit more...

The Philips Hue Go Is A Portable iPhone-Connected Light

04/02/2015, When we think of automated home systems, our mind might jump to Philips and their range of Hue smart light bulbs that can be controlled remotely via smartphones. However if there was one downside to the Hue bulbs is that they were fixed in one place,...

Philips Hue App For The Apple Watch Confirmed

03/22/2015, It has been several years since Philips launched their Hue light bulb. For those unfamiliar with the device, it’s basically a smart light bulb that can connect with your smartphone, thus allowing you to adjust its brightness, set schedules, and turn it...

Philips I908 Could Be Slimmest Smartphone In The World

07/07/2014, What are the qualities that you would look for most in a smartphone before making that all important purchase decision whenever your contract comes to an end? Would it be the camera quality, or would the kind of processor prove to be more important to...

Nintendo Vs. Philips: UK Judge Rules In Philips’ Favor

06/20/2014, Some of you guys might recall that back in May, Nintendo was hit with a lawsuit from Philips who claimed that Nintendo had infringed upon their patents when they made the Wii U console. Philips was seeking an injunction against the sale of Wii U consoles...