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Side by side: LED, CFL, and incandescent bulbs

CNET conducts a "regular person's" comparison of the new AmbientLED bulb from Philips, along with its CFL and incandescent counterparts, without all the jargon.

By Aug. 6, 2011

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Testing out Philips' LED, CFL, and incandescent bulbs (photos)

Philips' latest LED offers almost identical lighting to its incandescent predecessor, but at significantly higher cost upfront. Here are a few pictures that help demonstrate the light each bulb gives off.

5 Images By Aug. 6, 2011

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GE: Hybrid light bulb solves CFL issues

Halogen hybrid light bulb offers CFL efficiency without the wait for full brightness. And it contains less mercury.

By Oct. 20, 2010

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CFL bulb with safety skin keeps mercury inside

ArmorLite is a new CFL bulb by ClearLite with a safety coating. It contains mercury and shattered glass if the bulb is smashed.

By Oct. 29, 2009

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Are ESL bulbs better than CFL or LED?

Vu1 says its Electron Stimulated Luminescence bulbs are safer and better quality than CFL and LED lights. Is ESL the next big thing in lighting?

By Sep. 16, 2009

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Light Bulb Buying Guide

With strict new standards, the landscape of lighting is rapidly changing. Here's everything you'll need to know to keep up.

By Oct. 4, 2013

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It's the end of the light bulb as we know it

With new, stricter efficiency standards almost upon us, it's time to think differently about your lights. Here's why you should feel fine.

By Sep. 20, 2013

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GE launches hybrid light bulbs

The bulbs, which combine halogen and compact fluorescent elements, should retail for less than $10 each. GE says they light up without delay and should last 8,000 hours.

By Apr. 1, 2011

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Bulbageddon is upon us

The new year is bringing new efficiency standards that will spell the end for the common incandescent light bulb.

By Dec. 31, 2013

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Philips 75-watt LED for sale for $39.97

Lighting manufacturer initially offers bulb online only.

By Jul. 21, 2011