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India ministry looks to replace floodlights with LEDs along Indo-Pak border
March 07, 2015
NEW DEHLI, March 7 -- The Indian home ministry announced on Tuesday that it will launch a project to replace floodlights with light-emitting diodes (LEDs) on the 14-kilometre stretch of Pakistan-India international border in Punjab, The Economic Times reported.

ISSI unveils new matrix LED driver
March 06, 2015
HIGHLIGHT: Integrated Silicon Solution, Inc., or ISSI, a provider of memory and analog IC solutions, has unveiled the IS31FL3732 matrix LED driver for use in automotive, consumer, industrial and emerging IoT applications.

Bright lights in big city streets
March 06, 2015
City and County of Swansea Council, UK Government has issued the following news release: Around 10,500 modern LED street lights have been installed in streets in Swansea since 2013. Council Logo

-Crompton LEDs to strengthen Power Ministry's energy efficiency projects
March 06, 2015
Mumbai - Crompton has won three prestigious orders from Energy Efficiency Services Ltd., a joint venture set up by the Power Ministry comprising of four public sector undertakings - NTPC, PFC, REC and Power Grid, for the implementation of energy efficiency projects in the country.

Microchip unveils new family of 8-bit PIC microcontrollers
March 05, 2015
HIGHLIGHT: Microchip Technology Inc., a provider of microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and flash-IP solutions, has announced a new family of 8-bit PIC microcontrollers, or MCUs, with the PIC16(L)F1769 family.

Minister inaugurates International Workshop on Gallium Nitride - Press Note issued by Press Information Department
March 05, 2015
March 05, 2015 (PPI-OT) Following is the text of press note issued by Press Information Department (PID) Quote A Two days International workshop on Gallium Nitride (GaN) -based LEDs and Laser Diodes, jointly organized by Pakistan Institute of Engineering and Applied Sciences (PIEAS)and National Institute of Laser and Optronics ( NILOP) here in Islamabad.

Sony demos updated Project Morpheus VR headset, on track for 2016 release
March 04, 2015
Not since the Nintendo Virtual Boy collected dust on store shelves decades ago has virtual reality been such a big deal. Suddenly every technology company is making its own VR headset, and Sony has just unveiled an updated version of its take on the head-mounted display fad. Project Morpheus was first revealed last year, but the version just shown off at the Game Developers Conference in San Francisco has a number of important improvements. And according to Sony president Shu Yoshida, it's nearly final hardware.

ET deals: Dell 4K 27-inch LED-lit monitor for $540
March 04, 2015
We've been hearing about 4K displays for years now, but monitors of that caliber have been extraordinarily expensive until recently. Luckily, prices have been tumbling lately, and so this excellent 27-inch 4K monitor from Dell is being sold at a steep discount. Simply use our coupon code in your cart, and you'll save over $150 off of the original price.

Hands On: Sony's Updated Project Morpheus
March 04, 2015
Get ready for VR,PlayStation gamers. Sony'sProject Morpheus virtual reality headset debuted at GDC last year, and Sony has since further developed its experimental development hardware into a polished and responsive head-mounted display. I tried out the newest version of Project Morpheus at GDC 2015 this week, and got a deeper taste of what VR on the PS4 could be. The new Project Morpheus hardware seems slightly lighter and slimmer than the version I tried last year, and it sports even more colored LEDs around its smooth, white shell for positioning with the PlayStation Camera. The headset uses a 1080p OLED panel, and incorporates (with additional headphones) 3D positional audio in addition to video with the use of head tracking.

Infineon introduces new high-voltage resonant controller for LED drivers
March 03, 2015
HIGHLIGHT: Infineon Technologies AG, a provider of semiconductors and system solutions, has introduced ICL5101, a new high-voltage resonant controller IC for LED drivers.


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