The Best LED Desk Lamps For 2014

Eco LED Table Lamp

Update April 2014: The OxyLED ($60) is now the bestselling desk lamp on Amazon. It’s a dimmable gooseneck LED lamp that costs $60. Also the new TaoTronics lamp looks good at $70. Here is our round-up of the best led desk lamps for 2014: Best Overall – The Softech DL-90 Multi-Function LED Desk Lamp This […]

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Lighting Costs Cut By 90% Using Intelligent LEDs

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A company called┬áDigital Lumens has introduced product that networks LED lights together to form an “intelligent” lighting system. The system can turn on lights if people are present in a room, and adjust brightness levels over the course of a day. Overall, the system can cut lighting costs by 90% for commercial sites like warehouses. […]

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LED Lamps That Glow With Warm White Light

LED Lamps With Warm White Illumination

LED Lamps With Warm White Illumination: Koncept Z-Bar ($165) and i-Tower ($195) Pablo Designs LIM L Floor ($350) Cree XLamp XR-E Warm White LED Lantern ($25) The color temperature of light is measured in degrees Kelvin. Lower-temperature white LEDs (around 2,000-4,000 K) are warm (yellowish white) like incandescent bulbs. White LEDs with higher color temperatures […]

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Inexpensive LED Light Bulbs Have Arrived

Lighting Science Group 40 Watt Equivalent LED Light

LED light bulbs have long had incandescent and CFL (compact fluorescent) bulbs beat in terms of energy efficiency, yet they’ve taken a back seat to the CFLs due to the much higher price tag of an LED bulb. That is until now. As incandescent bulbs are being phased out, lighting companies are scrambling to get […]

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New 12 Watt LED Closely Matches 60 Watt Incandescent

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The AmbientLED from Philips is the latest LED light designed to replace the 60 watt bulbs in people’s homes. Unlike older LEDs I tested, this light is definitely up to that job. It gives off 800 lumens of warm light, while running on 12 watts. It’s the first LED light to earn an ENERGY STAR […]

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