defeated by G4 lamps, I retreat from 100% LED

Any hard-core electrical engineers specialized in LED drivers reading this blog? If so, I would appreciate your input!!!! Until today, we were proudly a 100% LED-illuminated household. Unfortunately, I faced an enemy I could not slay: Two G4/12VAC lamps in

defeated by G4 lamps, I retreat from 100% LED

Any hard-core electrical engineers specialized in LED drivers reading this blog? If so, I would appreciate your input!!!! Until today, we were proudly a 100% LED-illuminated household. Unfortunately, I faced an enemy I could not slay: Two G4/12VAC lamps in

happy solstice

Happy solstice everyone. YEAH! Days only get longer from here on out. The weather will of course get worse, but at least this is darkest part of the year. Literally. Now Amsterdam is not insane like Finland or other places

happy solstice

Happy solstice everyone. YEAH! Days only get longer from here on out. The weather will of course get worse, but at least this is darkest part of the year. Literally. Now Amsterdam is not insane like Finland or other places

t-bar LED lighting – update

Since I wrote about them nearly 6-years ago, it is nice to see Massachusetts-based JLC-Tech has made good progress in their projects and product lines. As I wrote previously, there is lots of potential for integrating lines of light into

t-bar LED lighting – update

Since I wrote about them nearly 6-years ago, it is nice to see Massachusetts-based JLC-Tech has made good progress in their projects and product lines. As I wrote previously, there is lots of potential for integrating lines of light into

wrap your spaces in social media

Make sure to check out my new post on LinkedIn:  Wrap Your Spaces in Social Media: 3 Ways to Use Social Media in Location Based Experiences. I introduce 3 examples to demonstrate how social media feeds can drive ambient communications in

wrap your spaces in social media

Make sure to check out my new post on LinkedIn:  Wrap Your Spaces in Social Media: 3 Ways to Use Social Media in Location Based Experiences. I introduce 3 examples to demonstrate how social media feeds can drive ambient communications in

social walls

 “Social walls” are an interesting new concept.  Content aggregator services pull together data streams from various social media sites like Instagram or Twitter, based on desired hashtags, geo-fencing, or other qualifiers.  These content streams can be displayed in a variety

social walls

 “Social walls” are an interesting new concept.  Content aggregator services pull together data streams from various social media sites like Instagram or Twitter, based on desired hashtags, geo-fencing, or other qualifiers.  These content streams can be displayed in a variety

xal – muse

Another interesting proof-point in my prognosis that lighting and ceiling systems are fusing together into new hybrid/embedded systems.  XAL launched its Muse product line, which integrates LED office lighting into vertical hanging acoustic baffles.  Check out the video below for

xal – muse

Another interesting proof-point in my prognosis that lighting and ceiling systems are fusing together into new hybrid/embedded systems.  XAL launched its Muse product line, which integrates LED office lighting into vertical hanging acoustic baffles.  Check out the video below for

sosolimited – tidal light

Boston-based interactive design firm Sosolimited recently installed a public art piece at the Charleston Navy Yard on the tip of Constitution Wharf. According to their press release: ● Custom software collects data in real time from National Oceanic andAtmospheric Administration

sosolimited – tidal light

Boston-based interactive design firm Sosolimited recently installed a public art piece at the Charleston Navy Yard on the tip of Constitution Wharf. According to their press release: ● Custom software collects data in real time from National Oceanic andAtmospheric Administration