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Get a Grip on Lighting Podcast: Filling the Gaps with Lasers

May 29

Dr. Paul Rudy is the co-founder of SLD Laser alongside Dr. Shuji Nakamura. They are commercializing a new generation of laser light sources for display, automotive and specialty applications; filling in the gaps left by the limitations of LED. What? LED has limitations? You bet, time to press play!


Tridonic Introduces DC-String 48V Track Lighting Technology

May 23

Technology Enables Miniaturisation for Spotlights and Track Lighting Designs Dornbirn, Austria ‒ Tridonic, a leading global provider of smart and efficient lighting solutions, today announced its new DC-String technology, the DC String is now commercially available with a new 100-watt AC/DC power supply designed for the U.S. market. The AC/DC driver and the DC/DC board areRead more


Focal Point Achieves Successful Results at LIGHTFAIR 2018

May 21

Chicago, IL – May 18, 2018 – When LIGHTFAIR® International returned to Chicago earlier this month for the first time since 1995, it marked a special occasion for Focal Point. The hometown architectural lighting manufacturer had opened for business the previous year; therefore it was much different this time. New products, line extensions and human-centricRead more


Book Review: Lighting the Way to North America

May 21

Steven J. Parker, LC is an entrepreneur, industry leader, author, teacher, mentor, and licensed captain. Steve has 36 years of experience primarily with start-up companies, which now total seven. As president of the last two startups in Tampa, he has created gazelles (as defined by Verne Harnish in Scaling Up ),  jobs and award –Read more