Posts Tagged: lighting controls

silvair

Silvair is a San Francisco-based startup focusing on creating a lighting controls platform around Bluetooth Low Energy technology.  The three year old startup just received $12m in Series A funding.  Seems competitive to Casambi in many ways. I’m hoping all these

silvair

Silvair is a San Francisco-based startup focusing on creating a lighting controls platform around Bluetooth Low Energy technology.  The three year old startup just received $12m in Series A funding.  Seems competitive to Casambi in many ways. I’m hoping all these

casambi

Casambi is 5-year old venture started by two former Nokia employees.  Casambi is focused on developing a complete lighting system around the Bluetooth Low Energy techology standard. As they write on their site: Casambi Technologies’ wireless lighting control solution is

casambi

Casambi is 5-year old venture started by two former Nokia employees.  Casambi is focused on developing a complete lighting system around the Bluetooth Low Energy techology standard. As they write on their site: Casambi Technologies’ wireless lighting control solution is

responsive emotional control of lighting

With the advancement of camera vision systems, digitally controlled light fixtures and IP-networked controls, architectural lighting systems are poised for tremendous application innovations. One example is as such:  In a conference room, a stereo vision system tracks the number of

responsive emotional control of lighting

With the advancement of camera vision systems, digitally controlled light fixtures and IP-networked controls, architectural lighting systems are poised for tremendous application innovations. One example is as such:  In a conference room, a stereo vision system tracks the number of

gecko switch

Gecko Switch is a simple concept for a wireless switch to add on “3-way switch” functionality, plus enhanced app-based controls if you want them.  I like how they are using “smart home” technology to first target a very basic and real problem

gecko switch

Gecko Switch is a simple concept for a wireless switch to add on “3-way switch” functionality, plus enhanced app-based controls if you want them.  I like how they are using “smart home” technology to first target a very basic and real problem

amBX

amBX is a UK based lighting controls company that was “spun out” in from Philips in 2008. According to their site: amBX is radically changing architectural lighting through powerful control technology that eliminates the need for complex and expensive programming.

amBX

amBX is a UK based lighting controls company that was “spun out” in from Philips in 2008. According to their site: amBX is radically changing architectural lighting through powerful control technology that eliminates the need for complex and expensive programming.

floor plan light switch

Via YankoDesign,a design concept from Taewon Hwang.  This level of customization for high-end residential clients is an obvious opportunity…I haven’t meet a single person who actually likes to use 5/10/15 button preset-scene style controllers.  With small and cheap LCD touch screens,

floor plan light switch

Via YankoDesign,a design concept from Taewon Hwang.  This level of customization for high-end residential clients is an obvious opportunity…I haven’t meet a single person who actually likes to use 5/10/15 button preset-scene style controllers.  With small and cheap LCD touch screens,

aurora + gooee

Aurora Lighting is launching a new independent startup called Gooee that is focused on creating an “Internet of Things” platform solution for lighting systems. I’m most impressed by the recent presentation from Aurora’s CMO Neil Salt at the 2015 Smart

aurora + gooee

Aurora Lighting is launching a new independent startup called Gooee that is focused on creating an “Internet of Things” platform solution for lighting systems. I’m most impressed by the recent presentation from Aurora’s CMO Neil Salt at the 2015 Smart