Posts Tagged: color kinetics

happy birthday, color kinetics!

Color Kinetics just turned 20 years old, having been founded in August 1997 by George Mueller and Ihor Lys.  Color Kinetics was the pioneer of not only LED lighting for architectural applications, but of truly digitally-connected lighting systems.  After a

happy birthday, color kinetics!

Color Kinetics just turned 20 years old, having been founded in August 1997 by George Mueller and Ihor Lys.  Color Kinetics was the pioneer of not only LED lighting for architectural applications, but of truly digitally-connected lighting systems.  After a

the 100,000 hour club

UPDATE: MondoARC edited out the “world record” claim.  Thanks MondoARC! In a recent post on MondoARC, Pulsar Lighting claimed to have a world record for longest LED installation: The company believes this to be a World first with Pulsar holding

the 100,000 hour club

UPDATE: MondoARC edited out the “world record” claim.  Thanks MondoARC! In a recent post on MondoARC, Pulsar Lighting claimed to have a world record for longest LED installation: The company believes this to be a World first with Pulsar holding

lighting startups funding and revenue (updated)

I’ve been searching for data on funding and revenue for high-growth, VC-backed lighting startups.  Here’s a spreadsheet of data I found via web and anecdote. Update 1: Added Ketra to the list.

lighting startups funding and revenue (updated)

I’ve been searching for data on funding and revenue for high-growth, VC-backed lighting startups.  Here’s a spreadsheet of data I found via web and anecdote. Update 1: Added Ketra to the list.

leo villareal on the creator’s project

The Creator’s Project posted a couple years ago a video on Leo Villareal, specifically about his San Francisco Bay Bridge project, but also including Leo’s commentary on his methodology in general. I love Leo’s awesome scale model (at about 3:20 in

leo villareal on the creator’s project

The Creator’s Project posted a couple years ago a video on Leo Villareal, specifically about his San Francisco Bay Bridge project, but also including Leo’s commentary on his methodology in general. I love Leo’s awesome scale model (at about 3:20 in

lightaide

Check out this fantastic story about a project from Color Kinetics called the LightAide, a novel device that is being used to help stimulate and educate children with severe sight disabilities.  It is being sold through the Perkins School for the Blind.

lightaide

Check out this fantastic story about a project from Color Kinetics called the LightAide, a novel device that is being used to help stimulate and educate children with severe sight disabilities.  It is being sold through the Perkins School for the Blind.

how to get the party started

  How to get the party started? Step 1: Get acquired by Philips Lighting for $735m. Step 2: Quit. Step 3: Launch new startup company apparently just for the hell of it. Ihor Lys, one of the two founders of Color

how to get the party started

  How to get the party started? Step 1: Get acquired by Philips Lighting for $735m. Step 2: Quit. Step 3: Launch new startup company apparently just for the hell of it. Ihor Lys, one of the two founders of Color

rijksmuseum: exterior lighting

Philips Lighting not only illuminated  the entire art collection with LED lighting, we also illuminated the whole exterior of the building with LED.  And the Rijksmuseum is no small building — looming over the Amsterdam horizon with unparalleled majesty on

rijksmuseum: exterior lighting

Philips Lighting not only illuminated  the entire art collection with LED lighting, we also illuminated the whole exterior of the building with LED.  And the Rijksmuseum is no small building — looming over the Amsterdam horizon with unparalleled majesty on