Blog Tag: led

11 Feb 2016

LEDs permanently illuminate the Bay!

Not only today's favourite energy saving light bulb but also pleasing to the eye. This stunning photo shows off the 2013 San Francisco project that was originally planned to be in place for just a…
27 Jul 2014

Two new Samsung products launched this September!

September 2012 sees the launch of Samsung’s two new commercial use displays – the NL22B and the UD22B. Samsung will showcase the two products at an IFA exhibition in Berlin. Features of the products include:…
27 Jun 2014

50 years since invention of LED

The LED celebrates 50 years in existence this month. Dr Nick Holonyak Jr invented the first visible LED during his time working as a scientist at American multinational company GEC. Today aged 83, the inventor…
27 Jun 2014

LG Electronics deliver first OLED screen to consumer market.

May 2013 saw the delivery for public consumption, the first curved OLED by Korean manufacturer LG Electronics, who are Samsung’s main rival company.  Screens are made thinner and more flexible through the use of organic…
27 Jun 2014

LED can deliver huge energy savings says study.

A study carried out by the Energy Saving Trust on LED light fittings says the new LED technology can deliver huge energy savings and reduce costs. A field trial was carried out monitoring the performance…
27 Jun 2014

Predicted Changes in LED markets for 2014.

With a current market value of over twelve billion dollars and an ever increasing demand from the mobile technology sector as well as for traditional LED lighting applications, business community network CIOL reveals the major…
25 Mar 2014

‘Impossible’ development in LED lighting industry

A UK company with a speciality lighting technology arm, Zeta, have succeeded in developing a low power LED form bulb, know as the Life Bulb. Commissioned by the Department of Energy and funded through a…
22 Feb 2014

Consumer Electrics Show, Vegas – Highlights.

The recent Consumer Electrics Show in Las Vegas exhibited two completely different sized flexible displays, putting an end to long-time wondering whether the electronic industry would ever be able to produce them. LG showed its…
22 Jan 2014

QLED Technology

Big news! “The commercialization of quantum dots using kilogram quantity mass production is a game-changer.” Very scientific, very exciting for the LED market in terms of products that offer brighter lighting, lower costs and longevity. And research suggests that…
23 Dec 2013

Seasonal LED Displays

Four of the loveliest festive LED displays images from around the globe.
04 Nov 2013

New Technology – Li-fi via LED light.

New Technology – Li-fi’ via LED light. Emerging technology ‘Li-fi’ could see specialised LED lights bulbs providing low-cost wireless internet connectivity almost everywhere, say UK researchers. A joint venture project by three top Scottish Universities…
18 Sep 2012

New PixLED product on show at Amsterdam Exhibition.

LED manufacturer Pixled exhibited its Pixled F-10i/o – the first of two new fully IP-65 rated indoor /outdoor LED displays at the ISE exposition in Amsterdam earlier this month.  Pixled products are renowned for their…
16 Aug 2012

LED wows at the Olympic Games ceremonies.

The opening and closing ceremonies of the Olympic Games benefitted hugely from LED lighting’s  key strengths of colour changing capabilities and longevity. The crowd were wowed by the animated effects and patterns they were able to…
27 Apr 2012

Revolution in LEDs – the Big Chip Round has arrived.

Production was announced this month by Luminus Devices, of the new Big Chip Round LEDs.  Luminus exhibited it’s exciting new range at a recent trade fair in Frankurt, Germany.  The Big Round chip is a…
14 Apr 2012

Nokia Lumia Launch, LED Extravaganza.

Nokia launched its Lumia 900 mobile phone in Time Square on 8th April, with an LED spectacle!  Technicians reportedly spent over 5 thousands hours setting up what was to be one of the world’s largest…
22 Feb 2012

Valentine LED Display in Taipei!

101 people were invited to display their valentine’s Day sentiments on the walls of the Tapei building on February 14th. Taipei 101 Management charged a fee of $1,762 for each LED message and displayed them between…
11 Jan 2012

Sony Unveils ‘Crystal LED’

Sony has developed self-emitting display technology,  a  55 inch prototype of which it demonstrated in full HD at the Intenational Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas this month. The self-emitting display uses ultrafine LEDs in each of…
20 Dec 2011

LED display Christmas tree at Time Square, New York

TDK and Toshiba have created a great big Christmas tree scene using only LED displays in Times Square at New York on one times square building. They’ve created a digital image of a 40 m…