WiFi lightbulbs like these are the future of app-controlled lighting

We’ve started seeing WiFi controlled LED lighting in the hobby and in the residential lighting market and a review of WiFi controlled lights on Gizmodo is showing the promise of WiFi and app-controlled lighting. Since the built-in WiFi allows devices…

Home automation still a hot topic at tech trade shows, hoping 2012 is the year it comes “home”

As hobbyists, we’ve been resourceful when it comes to managing our systems. From the simple use of lamp timers to complex X10 systems to modern day controllers and iPhone apps, we as hobbyists like to push the envelope and do…

BridgeLux teams up with Molex to bring snap-in LED lights closer to reality

  A little over a year ago we wrote about the BridgeLux Helieon fixture offering a snap-in, interchangeable LED light fixture and today we’ve gotten news that BridgeLux has teamed up with Molex to bring this interchangeable LED closer to market. Right…

A peek at the Android LED light bulbs for [email protected]

We’ve been following the advancement of LED light bulbs and now with yesterday’s news about Google’s ambitious plans for home automation through [email protected], but we weren’t expecting to see a tangible product this quick. This LED light bulb from Lighting…

[email protected] may use the power of Google to unite all your fishy gadgets

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3SNPFPKS4U4[/youtube] We have apps to check our aquarium controllers, turn off lights and signal us when the temperature gets too high but what if we were able to get everything controlled under one protocol — from aquarium lights, to the…