Direct Current Injection Emission

Introducing a New Structure that Directly Injects Electrons into Light Emitting Quantum Dots

July 31

EXCLUSIVE.  MUST CREDIT EDISONREPORT. Editor’s Note:  EdisonReport is proud today to publish our first scientific paper.  It was written by Leon Black of NanoFab Technologies, based in Tempe Arizona.  Although the article focuses on breakthrough technology for LiFi, we have discussed this new structure with several industry experts and the benefits should go well beyond LiFi.Read more

Eaton Reports 1% Increase in Sales

July 30

Power management company Eaton Corporation plc (ETN) today announced that earnings per share were $1.50 for the second quarter of 2019. Adjusted earnings per share, which exclude charges of $0.03 per share for acquisition and divestiture transaction and integration costs, were $1.53. This represents an increase of 10 percent over the second quarter of 2018.Read more

Signify Acquires Chinese Supplier

July 26

Eindhoven, the Netherlands – Signify (Euronext: LIGHT), the world leader in lighting, announces today it has agreed to acquire a 51% stake in Zhejiang Klite Lighting Holdings Co., Ltd. This Zhejiang, China-based company is one of the leading providers of high-quality, cost-efficient LED lamps and luminaires. The transaction will bring additional scale and innovation power to Klite Lighting, allowing it toRead more

Current Redefined, Again: They Make Lamps and Lighting Fixtures

July 25

Blindfold test: Which company describes itself as “a design, source, and assemble lamp and lighting fixture business focused on retrofit applications”? You’re probably thinking it’s some good old dyed-in-the-wool lighting outfit that hope’s there is still money to be made in selling lamps and fixtures, even in an era when the industry is trying itsRead more

AMS Makes 2nd U-Turn on Interest in OSRAM

July 24

VIENNA (Reuters) – Austrian sensor specialist AMS AG (AMS.S) (AMS.VI) on Tuesday said it had decided to re-evaluate a potential transaction with lighting group Osram Licht (OSRn.DE), only days after pulling back from a takeover approach. AMS AG (AMS.VI) said a week ago it did not see “sufficient basis” for continuing its discussions with theRead more

Philips Hue Drops to Below $10

July 19

Woot has a single Philips Hue white A19 LED smart bulb on sale for $9.59 for a limited time. This same bulb sells for around $15 on Amazon, though it’s $14 right now. It never drops this low, and if you use your Amazon Prime membership you can avoid Woot’s mandatory shipping fee. This single smart bulb can becomeRead more

Apple Supplier Makes Bid for OSRAM; Then Pulls Back

July 16

Just what is AMS AG up to? On Monday, the supplier to Apple Inc. made a short-lived, 3.7 billion-euro ($4.2 billion) effort to snatch Osram Licht AG from private equity firms Bain Capital and Carlyle Group LP, which had sewn up a lower-priced takeover of the German lighting-maker earlier this month.