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Bluetooth and Bluetooth Mesh Compliment IoT
Numerous people have asked me about the Internet of Things. One question that I have gotten several times is something like, "The Internet of Things, that's like when your phone connects to your…
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Tridonic to Present First IoT-Ready Driver

Austrian firm Tridonic announced the first LED driver compliant with the IoT-Ready™ standard. The driver is also 2% energy metering accuracy compliant with the DesignLights Consortium® (DLC®) Guidelines. The company collaborated with Enlighted, a provider of Internet of Things (IoT) solutions for commercial buildings, to create the driver based on…

Thorn Lighting Introduces Isaro Pro Street Light

Thorn Lighting announced the launch of Isaro Pro, an LED-based street light. The company made the die-cast aluminum, Isaro Pro to resist the elements and operate reliably even with physical impact and vibration. The Luminaire boasts a lifetime of 100,000 hours (at 25°C) and features an efficacy of up to…

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Vishay Intertechnology Releases Fully Integrated Proximity and Ambient Light Optical Sensor Featuring Power-Saving Interrupt Function

Vishay Intertechnology, Inc. has introduced a fully integrated proximity and ambient light optical sensor featuring a power-saving interrupt function. The VCNL4010 combines an infrared emitter and photo-pin-diode for proximity, ambient light detector, signal processing IC, and a 16-bit ADC in one small 3.95 mm x 3.95 mm x 0.75 mm …

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Borden Lighting Luminaires with Bridgelux LED Arrays Illuminate Walkways at San Francisco’s Presidio

Borden Lighting announced that the Presidio of San Francisco has installed LED walkway lighting to enhance the beauty, safety and energy efficiency of the national park.  The walkway lighting from Borden Lighting leverages Bridgelux LED arrays. The indirect post top walkway luminaires now light the scenic vistas of the historic Presidio. …

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Power Integrations Launches Convenient Online Selection Tool for LED Driver Reference Designs

San Jose, California USA-Power Integrations (Nasdaq: POWI), maker of the world’s most efficient, longest-lasting off-line LED driver ICs, today launched an online selection tool that enables users to rapidly identify the best power supply reference design for their LED lighting application. The LED Design Selector allows engineers to enter simple …

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Renesas Electronics Announces Driver IC for High-Efficiency LED Lighting Applications with Built-In Dimming Function for More Compact Systems and Enhanced Accuracy

Enables Approximately 40 Percent Reduction in Mounting Area for External Dimmable Circuit; Evaluation Board to be Released TOKYO–a premier provider of advanced semiconductor solutions, today announced the availability of its new driver IC, the R2A20135SP. The newest member of Renesas’ driver IC family is designed for high-accuracy, high-efficiency LED lighting …

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