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Appliance Science: The illuminating physics behind LED lights

LED lights are the latest thing in home lighting, using less energy and lasting longer than their incandescent cousins. How do they work? Find out in the latest installment of Appliance Science.

By November 18, 2014

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Efficient, useful blue-light LED draws Nobel Prize in physics

Three researchers helped revolutionize lighting with vastly better energy efficiency and brightness. The light-emitting diodes also are used in data storage, TVs and smartphones.

By October 7, 2014

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Startup Soraa lights up with 'LED 2.0'

The startup sees a 75 percent boost in efficiency with its LED bulb, a new material platform for bringing down the cost of LEDs for general lighting.

By February 7, 2012

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Infiniti backs off rwd-only stance

Automotive News reports on new models from Infiniti that will use a front-wheel-drive architecture.

By August 31, 2011

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Mitsubishi's EV goal: 2,000 N.A. sales by April

Automotive News reports on Mitsubishi's sales goal for the i electric car.

By July 15, 2011

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Stalker balloon, fragrant PCs aired at design contest

From cool hybrid computers to digital flower vases, entrants to the Fujitsu Design Awards 2011 contest come up with all sorts of intriguing ideas to tickle our futuristic fantasies.

By May 24, 2011

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Order Roomba around by pointing with Kinect

A Japanese researcher puts robots in their place with some decisive pointing.

By February 3, 2011

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Best crowd-sourced music videos: Weezer, Lily Allen and more

You're a clever bunch, you lot out there in Internetland. Pop stars including Cassius, Lily Allen, and Weezer have spotted your potential too.

By November 29, 2010

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Mitsubishi will offer plug-in hybrid in 2013

Mitsubishi will launch a plug-in hybrid SUV in 2013, the head of the company's electric vehicle business unit said.

By November 22, 2010

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Where's Nissan design headed? Look at the lamps

Automotive News reports on Nissan's new design direction.

By April 29, 2010