When you are looking at better ways to make something glow, what better place to look than one of nature's signature glowing critters, the firefly? Scientists in South Korea have studied the nanostructure of the firefly's glowing belly to create a more efficient lens for LEDs that allows up to 98 percent more light to pass through.
Remember when the LED lights were all shiny and new? Once we got used to them to them we thought that was it. Well, get ready to see a brand new LED light bulb concept — one that's controlled by your smartphone and is loaded with features beyond just "on" and "off."
There's wall art, and then there's LED wall art — controlled by an iPad so it can morph into any psychedelic work of art that fits your ever-changing mood. We'll take one to go, please!
Drop dead gorgeous. Killer good looks. This new fly trap is a designer's dream and a summertime bug's worst nightmare all wrapped into one. The new designer fly trap with the glowing LED light is a little lamp that will look great on your deck, but packs a unique punch to keep the bugs away from your outdoor leisure time.
The latest addition to the theatrics you get as part of some big concert acts include not just seeing the show, but being the show courtesy of little LED wristbands that turn the crowd into a living display. While you'd think that would be the headline, apparently it's the post show antics of the wristbands that has people talking.
As you know we are always on the lookout for the most cutting edge, useful devices to bring to your attention. Surely a light-up sensor, that comes on in a gentle, non-judgmental glow when you have to hit the bathroom at two in the morning, fits this description perfectly.
Yo Sk8ter bois! Skateboards are handy for getting you from point A to B, but are death traps if people and vehicles can't see them in the dark. Upgrade your plank of wood with these sweet polycarbonate skateboards tricked out with LED lights.
Do you like to decorate your home with lots of black drapes and black lights? Maybe with a disco ball and a fog machine? Well, have I got the pool table for you. The Cavicchi Millennium Billiards Table looks straight...