Lighting
 
 
 
Lighting
 
mPower Emergency Illuminator
mPower Emergency Illuminator
mPower Emergency Illuminator

Porsche’s mPower Emergency Illuminator Has A 20 Year Battery Life

Shiver me timbers.  I don't know if any power outage or apocalypse calls the for a $300 flashlight, but no matter, mPower Emergency Illuminator (flashlight) has plans to go on sale next March. But it ain't your garden variety f...
 
LED
 
LED Credit Card Light
LED Credit Card Light
LED Credit Card Light

Credit Card Sized Lightbulb

Well hello novelty, at least according to one commenter on the linked product page.  The LED Credit Card Pocket Light is small enough to fit into a wallet and uses a 3V built in battery to power its light source - not sure how ...

 
Biometrics
 
LED Glasses
LED Glasses
LED Glasses

Daylight Savers Help Thrown Off Schedules

All right, road warriors, pay attention--because this is some really awesome news, especially if you have to do a lot of time-zone hopping in the course of your travels.  This is also awesome for anyone with a hugely variable s...
 
Business
 
lightsaberlaserpointer
lightsaberlaserpointer
lightsaberlaserpointer

New Word In Office Geek Chic: Star Wars Lightsaber Laser Pointers

If you've looked at your job and thought, you know, it's great here and all, but what we need are more random Jedi duels, then do I have the gadget for you! Five words: Star Wars Lightsaber Laser Pointers. I know, I just said a...

 
iPhone
 
DimLit iPhone
DimLit iPhone
DimLit iPhone

Dimlit: A DIY iPhone App Supported Light Dimmer

There aren't too many iPhone apps out there that get me hot and bothered, let alone some DIY kit to go along with it.  But John Boile's WiFi Router light dimmer, called Dimlit, has flipped the attention switch in my brain. Atta...
 
Household
 
lighted-ice-cube
lighted-ice-cube
lighted-ice-cube

Glowsource Litecubes Add Sparkle To Any Drink

This time of year, glow in the dark anything gets just a little extra street cred, but even I can't help but wonder if this is going just a bit too far.  It's called the LiteCube, and it is basically what it looks like, a light...

 
Furniture
 
Emerson-Digital-SmartSet-Lamp-Control-Security-Timer
Emerson-Digital-SmartSet-Lamp-Control-Security-Timer
Emerson-Digital-SmartSet-Lamp-Control-Security-Timer

Emerson Digital SmartSet Lamp Control Security Timer – Big Name, Big Results

By now we've all heard about the benefit to keeping a light or two on in the house when you're away so as to discourage burglars.  But the problem with this is that, one, you leave a light burning nonstop and you boost your pow...
 
Battery
 
bb89_tactical_light_for_life
bb89_tactical_light_for_life
bb89_tactical_light_for_life

Tactical 5.11 Eco-Flashlight Doesn’t Need Batteries

For those of you survivalists out there compiling your "apocalypse gear" collection, this may be the flashlight you have been dreaming about.  Harnessing an appropriately titled Flashpoint Power Technology, the flashlight uses ...

 
Concepts
 
led-clothespin
led-clothespin
led-clothespin

The Lighting Pin: A Strange Concept We Never Knew We Needed

You know, I can't imagine how anyone might have thought this was a good idea, but in the early stages of design is a product that brings together a clothespin with an LED light.  Dubbed the Lighting Pin, it was never meant to b...
 
Lighting
 
gorillatorch
gorillatorch
gorillatorch

Joby Flexes And Releases Gorillatorch For Grease Monkey’s And Those Alike

Late last month Joby launched the GorillaMobile, a tripod built specifically for your mobile devices (think camera or mobile phone).  Today, the company announced the Gorillatorch, a 65 lumen white LED flash light mounted to a ...

 
Autos
 
light-hand-gestures2
light-hand-gestures2
light-hand-gestures2

Light Hand Gestures: For Times When Yelling Isn’t Effective

Stick one of these in the back of your car and you'll be loved or hated, but either way you'll get your point across.  The Light Hand Gestures uses electroluminescent technology to display 7 different...shall we say 'moods', th...
 
Lighting
 
hydralux-liquid-cooled-led-light-bulb
hydralux-liquid-cooled-led-light-bulb
hydralux-liquid-cooled-led-light-bulb

HydraLux: The First Liquid Cooled LED Bulb

The folks over at Eternaleds, Inc. recently announced the debut of their HydraLux-4 LED light bulb, a light bulb that could change the way we live! (okay, perhaps I’m exaggerating a bit). The liquid-cooling technology used in H...