The 'internet of things' is no longer just a buzzword - users of lighting are waking up to its potential to cut costs, create value and open up new opportunities.
Lack of natural light could trigger myopia, a UK researcher warns
While most building owners and operators are aware that their building must have emergency lighting installed – to the appropriate standards – they are not always so aware of the maintenance requirements.
The winged mammals don't like 'em. Biologist calls for a rethink.
Twenty-somethings tend to see better than their senior colleagues do. D'oh! That might be obvious, but it's a long ignored lighting challenge.
For many hotels, energy is the second biggest cost after labour, and in a 24/7 environment, the potential for waste is high.
Encouraging the use of LEDs in retail isn't just about payback time or performance – it's about workplace politics. Or so says one expert.
Lighting designers need to stop using vintage lamps as crutches, says Thomas Paterson of Lux Populi.
Outdoor lighting giants Philips and Schréder are joining a group of companies and cities from across Europe to kickstart the market for ‘smart’ streetlights.
Comparing the performance of LED products can be a nightmare. LIA Labs general manager Mark Salt explains how a new verification scheme aims to change that.
Controls company Lutron says any delay is simply 'deferring the inevitable.'
Apparently the right kind of light can make you buy more clothes – if the scheme has been designed to suit your personality.
The experience of going to shops and museums is about to be turned on its head by indoor positioning technology – and it’s all thanks to LED lights. Robert Bain reports.
The batch of TCP products never reached the market, magazine Which? assures its readers.
Many warranties on LED products are ‘far from clear’ and could land the user with a higher cost of ownership than expected, the lighting boss of Sainsbury’s has warned.
Yes, you can teach old dogs new tricks. A snappy piece of plastic and an app will usher your incandescent lamps into the digital era.