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GE researchers cool green LED light bulbs with jet engine tech

GE researchers cool green LED light bulbs with jet engine tech

You might not think much about the light bulbs that are in your home, but there is a ton of research going into methods of making green light bulbs that will not only run longer but also use less power. The amount of energy that can be saved by moving the US from existing incandescent bulbs over to green bulbs using LED and florescent technology is staggering.

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Phase 7’s Onskebronn LED Installation Makes Walking Fun Again

Phase 7’s Onskebronn LED Installation Makes Walking Fun Again

If you're someone who walks a lot, then you know that, for the most part, it's not all that fun. After all, the only interaction you get is from other people. But, what if the ground you were walking on actually interacted with you, with each step you take? Phase 7, a performance art group, has just debuted their brand new interactive LED installation in Berlin, which brings LED lighting effects to the ground itself, which will interact with those who step on it.

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Acer Aspire 5745DG Available Now in the UK

Acer Aspire 5745DG Available Now in the UK

The last time we heard about Acer's Aspire 5745DG 3D-capable notebook, the company was just announcing its upcoming availability. But, that time has finally arrived, at least for those in the UK, and the latest model from Acer is now available. Packing plenty of features, especially for those who feel they won't be Happy enough with a netbook, and including the 3D feature that plenty of people are vying for now-a-days, the 5745DG could very well be your next purchase.

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Medea Vodka Bottles Feature Customizable LED Strip [Video]

Medea Vodka Bottles Feature Customizable LED Strip [Video]

If you frequent parties, or other social gatherings where bottles of alcohol frequently make the rounds, Medea Vodka wants to make sure that you start looking at the bottle, and not just use it to get your favorite contents into a plastic cup. The company is located in South Carolina, and their bottles are the first (according to them) to feature an LED strip around the outside of the bottle, which not only displays a message, but a message that you created.

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LED Escape Light Features Built-In Projector to Make Escaping Easier

LED Escape Light Features Built-In Projector to Make Escaping Easier

If you're in a place every day, then you've probably made note where the escape routes are, especially where those lighted EXIT signs are. But, if you're in a place you're unfamiliar with, and something happens where you need to escape, then finding those things could be easier said than done. That's why the designers of the LED Escape Light won a Liteon Award for their design, which is meant to make escaping from danger easier, and safer.

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Panasonic Hair Washing Robot and Electric Care Assistance Bed Showcased in Japan

Panasonic Hair Washing Robot and Electric Care Assistance Bed Showcased in Japan

Taking care of those who can't necessarily take care of themselves is the job of many, but sometimes it's hard to get to all of the places that you're needed. That's why the robotics market makes so much sense for places like hospitals, so that the employees there can do a better job of finding time between patients. And, getting any help at all is something that no one should pass up. Panasonic has just introduced their brand new robotic hair washing unit, as well as the electric care assistance bed. Both pieces of tech should help those in the "helping industry" do their job easier.

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The Daily Slash: September 22nd 2010

The Daily Slash: September 22nd 2010

It's the middle of the week, so we're just about to the end. Hopefully you've got some plans for the weekend, with plenty of rest before we get back into it on Monday. With that in mind, welcome to tonight's edition of The Daily Slash. In our news from around the Web segment, we got an update for their new 27-inch displays. And then, as usual, we wrap up what's been going on around the R3 Media Network.

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BenQ XL2410T 23-Inch LED Gaming Monitor Announced

BenQ XL2410T 23-Inch LED Gaming Monitor Announced

For PC gamers, spending money to get the best rig possible is all part of the game, and the adventure. Building your dream machine is the ultimate goal, and companies all over the world want to take part in your endeavor, by offering you the latest and greatest in technology. BenQ has just announced their latest effort in the display market, by unveiling their XL2410T 23-inch gaming monitor, with plenty of features packed in to make any PC gamer drool.

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Mödek Finish CLUB Deluxe DJ Table Unveiled

Mödek Finish CLUB Deluxe DJ Table Unveiled

Most people don't look at the DJ's table while they're at a party, but thanks to Spanish firm Mödek, that's probably about to change. As long as these start getting bought up, of course. Moving past the design concept stage, the Finish CLUB Deluxe DJ table is available right now, but as attractive pieces of tech usually are, this table isn't the one you'll want to look at if you're looking for a cheap option.

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Leica M9 Titanium Limited Edition Unveiled

Leica M9 Titanium Limited Edition Unveiled

For top-priced cameras, Leica goes hand-in-hand. The company is known for making cameras that have plenty of features and aesthetic eye-caching goodness, and the price tag generally follows suit. But with the unveiling of the M9 Titanium Limited Edition, the company has out-done themselves. Created by a team that incorporated members of Leica and Volkswagen, the Titanium limited edition camera is something to just stare at, if not actually use.

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