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A Smart Light Bulb? The Next Generation of Energy Efficiency

September 25, 2012

LIFX Light BulbImagine a light bulb that is energy efficient, lasts up to 25 years, offers multiple colors and can be controlled with your smartphone. Well, that type of futuristic technology is here, as start-up company LIFX is starting to produce the next generation of light bulb.

“We’ve created the world’s smartest, energy-efficient lightbulb,” says LIFX co-creator Phil Bosua in the company’s introductory video.

Here are some of the benefits of the LIFX light bulb:

  • Each LIFX light bulb can be controlled by your smartphone, allowing an individual to turn on lights in an entire room or just one light.
    25 year, energy efficient LED bulb
  • Change the mood of the room by changing the color to blue, green, red, etc.
  • Get email or social network notifications by having your lights flash, being synced with your smartphone applications
  • Set timers on your lights to turn on, fade or turn off at certain times of the day

LED light bulbs were a big landmark in home energy efficiency, now the LIFX light bulb is taking that same energy efficient technology and providing more options and functionality. The next generation of the light bulb has arrived. Watch the LIFX video to learn more.

LIFX Company Website / LIFX Kickstarter Page / TechCrunch LIFX Article

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