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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 Releases Much-Needed Update For Its Hue Smartphone App

04/28/2016, The idea behind the Philips Hue connected bulbs is that you get to control it remotely and program it to do things regular light bulbs couldn’t. To achieve this, Philips obviously had to create an accompanying smartphone app, but unfortunately it seems...

Philips SpeechAir Is An Android-Powered Voice Recorder

04/24/2016, It used to be that back in the day, companies would create devices specifically created for audio recording. These used to be used by musicians and journalists to record audio snippets; in fact there are still plenty of journalists out there who probably...

Philips’ Latest Hue Lights Wants To Help You Sleep Better

03/14/2016, There is a lot of talk about how the blue light emitted from our phones can mess with our sleep, which is why it is usually recommended that we don’t use our phones before we sleep. Now if you’ve already done that and you’re still having a hard time...

Samsung And Philips Will Not Be Making Any 3D TVs For 2016

03/09/2016, When 3D movies became a big thing, largely thanks to James Cameron’s Avatar, we suppose many TV makers saw the opportunity to create 3D TVs for the home, where users could enjoy 3D content without the need to go to the cinema. Unfortunately it seems...

Philips Power Potion 3000 Is A Beautiful Power Bank

01/15/2016, There are so many different power banks available in the market today. Some offer huge amounts of battery while some are designed to look aesthetically pleasing so it doesn’t look like you’re carrying a hunk of metal with you when you’re out and...

Philips Reverses Hue Ban On Third-Party Bulbs

12/16/2015, Philips was one of the first few mainstream companies to jump on the connected devices bandwagon with its Hue lineup of smart lighting products. Hue lightbulbs are quite good at what they do but they do come at a cost, users have been able to use...

Philips Hue Won’t Work With Third-Party Bulbs

12/15/2015, Philips has long been a household name when it comes to consumer electronics, ranging from headphones, to televisions, and lightbulbs, which is why the progression to connected objects like the Philips Hue seemed to be a natural one. That being said, the...

L.A. Getting New LED Street Lights With 4G LTE Technology

11/08/2015, Los Angeles is one of the biggest and most vibrant cities on this planet so it’s perfect for a project of this nature. Philips has announced that it will be deploying 100 Philips SmartPoles in the city of Angels, the poles have connected LED street...

Philips Introduces New Smartphones With “Anti-Blue” Displays

11/01/2015, The light emitted from our screens like those of our smartphones are called blue light. While most of us “ooh” and “ah” over the colors and brightness of our displays, there is a concern over prolonged exposure to blue light, especially at night...

New Philips Hue Lets Siri Control Your Lights

10/05/2015, You’ve got to admit that it’s going to be pretty cool to command Siri to turn down the lights, at least for the first few times you have fun with this. Philips was one of the first companies to confirm support for Apple’s HomeKit...

Future Triple A Titles To Get Philips Hue Light Synchronization

09/08/2015, Gameplay, storytelling, and sound effects all play an important role in making a game immersive and fun. However lighting also plays a big role as well, which is why in the movies they usually dim the lights to help moviegoers feel more in the moment. Now...

Philips Ambilux 4K TV Comes With Built-In Pico Projectors

09/04/2015, Are you in the market for a new TV? If you are, there are plenty of options out there today. However at IFA 2015, Philips has taken the wraps off a unique TV in the form of the Ambilux. This is a TV with a 4K resolution, which by itself is more or less to...

Philips Launches Hue Lightstrip Plus

09/03/2015, Many are probably familiar with the Philips Hue smart lightbulbs, but in case you didn’t know, the company had also previously launched the Hue Lightstrip, which in case its name wasn’t obvious already, is a strip of LED lights. Now previously many...

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...