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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.

Synaptics TouchPad sees action in Philips Dual remote control

09/13/2010, If you happen to pick up the Philips Dual remote control anytime soon, you ought to take notice that Synaptics’ TouchPad will rock said next-generation remote which will also include other technologies such as ZigBee RF4CE (Radio Frequency for...

Philips Dimenco 3D TV to usher in glasses-free future

09/03/2010, Watching a 3D movie will require you to wear a pair of active shutter glasses of sorts most of the time, but Philips thinks that is just too cumbersome, hence working together with Dimenco to reveal a 3D TV that has no need for those pesky glasses. Too...

Philips partners with O’Neill to release headphones

09/02/2010, The good people at Philips and O’Neill have come together to develop a bunch of new durable headphones that have been tested on the toughest O’Neill team riders including Matthews, Enderud and Jones. These super durable headphones will target...

Concept: Philips Fluid Smartphone With Flexible OLED Display

08/18/2010, Flexible OLED displays seem to be allowing designers to exercise their imagination more when designing future phones, and that was probably the case with the Fluid smartphone concept design that was designed for Philips. The phone looks like a slim...

Philips GoGear Connect could be on sale now?

08/16/2010, The Philips GoGear Connect portable media player is yet another Android-powered device that follows in the footsteps of the Samsung Yepp-YP-MB2, where it will run on the Android 2.1 operating system (with no word on whether Android 2.2 FroYo will be...

Philips Blu-ray players to come with BLOCKBUSTER On Demand

07/07/2010, Philips Blu-ray players has been touted to ship with BLOCKBUSTER On Demand, opening up another avenue for BLOCKBUSTER to offer consumers with instant access to the latest movies that were recently shown on the silver screen. We’re talking about new...

Philips Xenium X510 Dual-SIM Phone

04/21/2010, Philips might not be as popular as Nokia or Sony Ericsson when it comes to phones, but that doesn’t mean it isn’t worth checking out the devices it has to offer. Said company is gearing up to launch a new phone for its Xenium range, the Xenium...

Philips GuideLight

03/29/2010, The Philips GuideLight comes with a built-in motion sensor that will light up automatically whenever it detects any movement, and will turn itself off after 20 seconds of stillness within its vicinity in order to save power and help keep your power bills...

Philips HDT8520 Freeview HD Recorder

03/24/2010, Philips looks set to join the HD PVR (personal video recorder) market, with its HDT8520 HD recorder. This model sports 500GB worth of storage space, though that translates to about 125 minutes of HD video recording. The HDT8520 can pause live TV and has a...

Philips 240B1CS full HD monitor

03/19/2010, Philips has rolled out their 240B1CS full HD monitor which will target the office crowd, where it comes with a 24″ widescreen display at 1,920 x 1,200 full HD resolution, which means you can also enjoy full HD movies on it after all those boring...

Philips Immersive Sound home theatre system

02/23/2010, Philips latest Immersive Sound home theatre system might look pretty ordinary with just five satellites, a subwoofer and a base unit, but there is more to it than meets the eye – apparently, this unique audio system contains a trio of speakers, with...

Philips LivingColors V2 is new and improved

01/26/2010, We’ve looked at the Philips LivingColor device more than a couple of years ago, and it is nice to see the folks at Philips haven’t forgotten about giving a hardware refresh by introducing a second generation model aptly known as the...

Philips e-skin technology goes color

12/15/2009, Philips have managed to develop a new color e-skin technology which enables the said e-skin to be used across the entire surface of a device, simlpy because it is not confined to a dedicated display area thanks to the technology involved. Philips...

Philips releases new LED Pro HDTVs

11/20/2009, Philips has unveiled 2 rather interesting new models in its LED HDTV line up, namely the 40PFL9704 and the 46PFL9704. These TVs boast “LED Pro” which is Philips’ next generation LED backlight technology. Aside from that, you’ll...