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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 HMP2000 lets you stream wireless video on your regular TV

02/20/2012, Philips has just launched the HMP2000, its new set-top box that is designed to compete against Roku, Apple TV and other set top boxes. Designed to plug into your TV’s HDMI port, this set top box features built-in WiFi for you to stream video and...

Philips DS6100 iOS speaker dock looks pretty sleek

02/10/2012, If you’re in the market for a speaker dock for your iOS device, you might be interested in taking a look at what Philips has recently unveiled in the form of the DS6100. Sporting a pretty sleek design, it seems that this particular speaker dock was...

BASF and Philips develop solar OLED sunroof prototype

01/20/2012, It’s been awhile since anything innovative has been done with a car sunroof, but it looks like Philips and BASF want to change that. The two companies have developed a prototype sunroof that uses solar-powered OLED panels. During the day, the panels...

Philips Uptown SHL5905 Headset

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] The Philips Uptown SHL5905 headset is the top-of-the-line in the new Citiscape collection launched at CES by the European manufacturer. Designed for durability and elegance, it features large ear cushions made of heat-sealed soft foam and...

Philips Downtown SHL5605 Headset

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] Philips unveiled its Citiscape Collection of stylish consumer headphones and headsets at CES. The Philips Downtown SHL5605 is the mid-range product in the lineup and personally is my favorite design-wise. Featuring comfortable a nicely crafted...

Philips Metro SHL5200 Headphones

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] The Philips Metro SHL5200 Headphones is part of the Citiscape Collection unveiled by the manufacturer at CES. As the entry-level on-ear headphones of the lineup, the device will retail for only $49.99 in March 2012 and will come in 5 versions:...

Philips Shoqbox Wireless Portable Speakers

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] Nobody likes wires anymore and it’s no surprise that manufacturers are all interested in creating wireless products especially when it comes to audio devices. Philips is one of these companies with the announcement of its new Shoqbox...

Philips CSS5123 Soundbar Speaker with DLNA streaming

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] Philips is taking a different approach when it comes to streaming high-quality content to the TV. Instead of using a “video box” like most of the other players, Philips has made the audio quality a central piece of the puzzle and made a...

Philips Fidelio L1 Headphones

01/09/2012, [CES 2012] Philips is coming to CES with high-end and beautifully crafted headphones Fidelio L1 that that offer a crisp and clear sound delivered through very comfortable to wear large ear pads made of memory foam. The headband is made of aluminum covered...

Spotify arrives on Philips Streamium systems

11/18/2011, Spotify has certainly been a very active bunny over the past few months, with no doubt that its release in the US earlier this year in July being the catalyst. It was just in October that we heard Spotify working together with Western Digital in order to...

LG, Philips and Sharp team up for multi-platform Smart TV apps

09/05/2011, LG, Philips and Sharp have come together to deliver what could possibly be a solution to the problem of having too many platforms – we’re talking about a multi-platform Smart TV app. All three companies (a collaboration of Asia and Europe)...

Philips unveils a trio of Android speaker docks

09/01/2011, There has always been a slew of speaker docks that have been created specifically for the iPod/iPhone in mind, and sure they support other devices but usually that involves plugging a cable into the other device’s headphone jack. Considering how Android...

Philips Sonicare Diamond Clean electric toothbrush charges via USB

08/11/2011, When I received my first ever electric toothbrush as a birthday present (I know, right?) back in the day, despite wishing for something cooler like action figures or toy guns, brushing my teeth never felt more fun. There was just something novel about how...

Philips AmbientLED wins Depeartment of Energy’s Lighting Prize

08/04/2011, The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has been awarding a Lighting Prize, to any light bulb that worthy of it, since the program launched in 2008. The latest light bulb to earn the coveted “L Prize” is none other than Philip’s AmbientLED...