Football Club’s Iot Sports Lights Are A World First

The Internet Protocol-controlled floodlighting at Sparta ’25 football club can be controlled by officials and players using smart phones. The LED lighting system features three settings, ’match’ with 100 per cent lighting, ’training’ with 50 per cent dimming and ‘comfort’

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Local Players Dominate LED Lighting Fixtures Market

The growth of the global lighting fixtures market, revenue-wise, is estimated to touch US$215.29 billion by 2021 end. The market will grow at a CAGR of 6.9% till 2021, according to a Transparency Market Research (TMR) study. North America will

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Philips Launches Wireless Smart Office Lighting Rather Than PoE to Reach the Masses

Philips Lighting today launched a wireless lighting-as-a-service (LaaS) initiative for commercial offices, hoping to convince building managers to implement smart Internet-connected lighting schemes that Philips has addressed to date with more expensive wired offerings based on Power over Ethernet (PoE)

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Lumileds Launched Horticulture Lighting Calculator

Lumileds introduced an online calculator that fixture manufacturers can use to more quickly optimize the design of their grow lights. The calculator allows the user to input various LED combinations and operating conditions to generate the spectral power distribution, photosynthetic

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Philips Lighting and the Golden State Warriors Bring the Excitement to the Team’s Fans’ Homes

As part of a first-of-its-kind integration with sports, the Philips Hue system can now be synced with the Warriors’ games through the team’s official mobile app. Brilliant colors flash at the start of every game, transforming the sports game-viewing experience

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Philips Adds Gooee, Silvair as Smart Lighting Partners

Philips Lighting has bulked up on partners who can provide wireless smart lighting components beyond Philips’ own capabilities, while leaving open the possibility that Philips could embed the wares inside its own branded products. In addition to Gooee and Silvair,

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Philips Hue Candelabra Bulbs

Philips Hue has long vied for domination of the smart LED lighting market, and it’s leading the charge into color-changing candelabra bulbs, too. The big advantage the Hue Candle bulbs have is the existing Hue ecosystem — a system compatible

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LED Lighting Helps to Increase Sales in Retail Store

LED lighting is penetrating almost all possible application areas. Now it is being used to judge the behavior of customers in impacting sales of a retail store. In a pilot project, Philips Lighting along with German Research Center for Artificial

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Connected Streetlight Makes Lost Signal a Thing of the Past

With mobile phone traffic expected to grow nine times over by the year 2022, mobile operators are struggling to keep up with the levels of broadband coverage required. Unto the breach steps a new smart lightpole, which offers network coverage,

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Philips Taps Microsoft as Part of Indoor-Positioning Partnering Push, Adds Bluetooth to the Mix

With location-based services still stuck on the launchpad, the company’s new “Location Lab” reaches out to data and app developers. In two moves to jump-start the stalled indoor-positioning business, Philips Lighting said it has rounded up IT companies including Microsoft

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Philips & Ericsson Launch Connected LED Streetlight for Europe

Philips lightpole site combines Philips’ energy efficient LED lighting with Ericsson’s leading small cell technology for high-speed broadband connectivity. The Philips lightpole site resembles the familiar street lightpole shape used across Europe, making it an unobtrusive addition to the cityscape,

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Philips Acquires French Li-Fi Company

Holland’s Philips Lighting has quietly acquired a small French company specializing in visible light communications (VLC) in a move believed to be aimed at boosting Philips’ capabilities in Li-Fi, the light-based technology expected to provide Wi-Fi-like two-way Internet communications. The

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Philips’ Profits More Than Doubled in 2016

Driven by the flotation of its lighting business and the strong performance of its health technology division. Philips’ net profit rose by 126% to $1.6 billion in 2016. Although Philips is a leading manufacture of lightbulbs, electrical appliances and television

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Lighting New Year’s Eve

Every year, billions of people welcome the new year with the global tradition of watching the Ball Drop in Times Square. This year marks a decade of lighting the iconic Times Square Ball with LED lights. Since then, technology has

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Local Players Dominate LED Lighting Fixtures Market

The growth of the global lighting fixtures market, revenue-wise, is estimated to touch US$215.29 billion by 2021 end. The market will grow at a CAGR of 6.9% till 2021, according to a Transparency Market Research (TMR) study. North America will

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Philips to Sell Lumileds to Apollo at Discounted $2 Billion

Apollo Global Management, a leading global alternative investment manager, has acquired 80.1% interest in Lumileds, a leading manufacturer of LED components and automotive lighting. Royal Philips, the parent company of Lumileds, has signed the agreement, and will retain the remaining

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New York’s Bridges to Get Multi-Million Dollar LED Facelift

Nine New York City bridges will receive an LED overhaul during the first phase of the $500 million project. The New York Crossings Project will include Whitestone Bridge, Throgs Neck Bridge, RFK Triborough Bridge, Queens Midtown Tunnel, Hugh L. Carey

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Indian LED market to hit 32.15% CAGR in 2021

LED Lighting market is growing with a whopping CAGR of 57.31% over last five years. According to “India LED Lighting Market Outlook 2021”, India’s LED Lighting market is forecast to grow at a CAGR of 32.15% over six years. LED

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Towering PoE: Philips, Cisco Wire Madrid Skyscraper with IoT Lighting

In one of the largest known installations yet of Power-over-Ethernet (PoE) lighting, Philips and Cisco are wiring the 400-ft Torre Europa in Madrid’s financial district with the smart LED technology. Philips said it has equipped 14 of the skyscraper’s 32

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Philips Lighting Rolls out World’s Largest Smart Street Light Systems in Indonesia

Philips Lighting announced a city-wide upgrade of Jakarta’s street lighting. The project, a significant milestone in Jakarta’s ongoing transformation into a smart city, involves upgrading nearly 90,000 street luminaires with energy efficient LED lights connected to a Philips CityTouch lighting

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