### Ario crowdfunds a mood-enhancing lamp that mimics natural lighting

Winter can wreak havoc on a person’s internal clock. Energy tends to fade along with the sunlight, and a subset of the…

### Evrythng partners with Gooee in LED internet of things push

The internet-of-things identity management outfit Evrythng, which partnered up with Samsung not long ago, has struck another strategic partnership deal – this…

### Like those Philips lighting tracks for TV shows? They take time

Philips and the SyFy channel teamed up again to produce a lighting track for a television show — this time a season…

### Qualcomm and LIFX partner up for smart lighting reference design

To make it even easier to build a connected light bulb, Qualcomm Atheros and startup LIFX have teamed up to create a…

### GE turns its LED fixtures into locating beacons with the help of ByteLight

GE has partnered with visual light communications startup ByteLight to turn its lighting products into location-broadcasting network using both Bluetooth and visible light. They'll be showing off their work at Lightfair next week.…

### Lights, phones, action: Ericsson and Philips want to brighten your city while boosting your coverage

Meet Zero Site, a new concept for street lighting that includes a tiny mobile base station. Launched along with an innovative financing scheme, there are huge benefits to be had for municipalities, carriers and mobile users alike -- but possible risks, too.…

### Smart lighting may be even smarter than you think

Atlas Box & Crating uses a smart LED lighting network from Digital Lumens to slash a million kilowatt-hours of consumption from its annual energy bill, and it's just getting started.…

### A better way to cool LEDs gets attention from GE

GE backs startup Nuventix, which has developed a cooling technology for LEDs and electronics. The tech can help LED-makers cool lights without using a larger fixture size.…

Mitsui sees the promise of networked, smart, LED lighting. This morning, Redwood Systems announced it has raised $3.5 million from Mitsui's investment arm. Investment Partner Shin Kodera called the funding "a testament to the impact we believe Redwood’s technology will have on the global business landscape."… Read More ### Google Plans to Announce Smart LED Deal With Lighting Science Group Google is kicking off its big developer's conference, Google I/O, in San Francisco, this morning, and along with all of the apptastic and Android news that will come out, Google also plans to announce some kind of deal with Lighting Science Group for smart LED systems.… Read More ### Digital Lumens Raises$10M for Smart Lighting

What do you get when you combine computer intelligence, efficient LEDs and industrial buildings?: An idea that investors want to back. Digital Lumens announced that it has raised another \$10 million, which will help it expands sales of its technology that combines LEDs with networking software.…