Report: Samsung exiting LED luminaires

Report: Samsung exiting LED luminaires

Another day, another giant industrial company throws in the towel on some aspect of modern lighting: News is breaking that South Korean conglomerate Samsung is exiting the LED luminaire business.

Philips: A long goodbye to lighting?

Philips: A long goodbye to lighting?

A day after CEO Frans van Houten says he's 'giving independence' to the lighting group, our take on what he really means, and whether any Internet companies should be prowling around Amsterdam headquarters.

LEDs drive 'smart city' in bold Danish experiment

LEDs drive 'smart city' in bold Danish experiment

Dignitaries officially switch on the much anticipated testbed near Copenhagen, where street lamps will provide much more than lighting. As Apple once exhorted, it's time to 'think different.'