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Luxury Home Spa
May 01, 2014
This fantastic steam room was created by trimming space from a spare bedroom Words Rennie Green, Photographs David Giles, Plan Christos Piniatides HOW IT BEGAN Richard Hodgson, 36, lives in a three-bedroom apartment in a Victorian terraced house in Islington, north London. When he moved into the property he inherited a bathroom that was extremely cramped, with dated beige tiles from floor to ceiling and an over-the-bath shower. ACTION PLAN

Launches New LED Lighting Program
April 23, 2014
TIM HORTONS ("THI-TN") - Launches New LED Lighting Program -- Aims to reduce energy consumption in North American restaurants -- As part of its commitment to environmental sustainability and promoting green building practices in its more than 4,400 restaurants, this Earth Day, Tim Hortons is announcing a new initiative to replace all existing lighting fixtures in restaurants across Canada and the United States with energy-efficient light-emitting diode (LED) lighting from Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA). The conversion program will see 485 restaurants outfitted with LED lighting in 2014 alone, translating to an estimated 6.4 million kilowatt hours (kWh) in energy savings. In partnership with Philips, the global leader in lighting, all newly-built and renovated Tim Hortons restaurants will have their existing fluorescent and halogen lights replaced with energy-efficient Philips LED fixtures, which use up to 40 per cent less energy than fluorescent bulbs while providing soft, balanced direct and reflected light for a minimum of 50,000 hours.

Gallium Nitride (GaN) Semiconductor Devices (Discrete & IC) and Substrate Wafer Market by Technology, Application, Product, Device & by Geography - Forecast & Analysis to 2013 - 2022
April 22, 2014
Reportbuyer.com has added a new market research report: Gallium Nitride (GaN) Semiconductor Devices (Discrete & IC) and Substrate Wafer Market by Technology, Application, Product, Device & by Geography - Forecast & Analysis to 2013 - 2022 http://www.reportbuyer.com/computing_electronics/manufacturing/gallium_nitride_gan_semiconductor_devices_discrete_ic_substrate_wafer_market_technology_application_product_device_geography_forecast_analysis_2013_2022.html The report of GaN device and wafer market identifies the entire market and all its sub-segments through extensively detailed classifications, in terms of revenue, shipments and ASPs. This market report has detailed research study on GaN market with respect to devices and substrate wafers. The report holds a detailed market segmentations combined with qualitative analysis at each and every aspect of the classifications The qualitative analysis is done for form factor, design architecture, substrate technology, products, devices, manufacturing process, thickness parameters, design configurations and others. . The qualitative analysis of GaN device and wafers include the discussion on market dynamics such as market drivers, restraints, opportunities. Other qualitative analysis about the GaN market are burning issues, winning imperatives, porter's five forces, and other market trends. The quantitative analysis is done for major segments like applications, geography and others.

Dialight's New SafeSite® 125 Lumen per Watt LED High Bay Now Certified for Hazardous Locations; With immediate availability, Dialight's industry leading LED High Bay is now UL 844 certified for Class I, Division 2, Class II, Division 2 and Class III hazardous location applications featuring 10 year full performance warranty
April 22, 2014
 Dialight (LSE: DIA), the global leader inLED lighting technology, today unveiled the new SafeSite® LED High Bay with industry leading efficiency for maximum return on investment and lower total cost of ownership. At 125 lumens per Watt (LPW), the SafeSite LED High Bay is among Dialight's most groundbreaking innovations providing up to 26,500 delivered fixture lumens and backed by Dialight's industry-leading 10-year full-performance warranty for more than a decade of reliable, worry-free performance in the world's harshest environments.

General Availability Of Cobra Cwr200 Emergency And Weather Alert Radio
April 22, 2014
COBRA ELECTRONICS ("COBR-Q") - General Availability Of Cobra Cwr200 Emergency And Weather Alert - Radio Cobra Electronics Corporation, the leading designer and marketer of award-winning safety, outdoor and consumer electronics, announced the general availability of the Cobra CWR200 Emergency and Weather Alert Radio, an all-purpose weather and emergency preparedness radio that helps users to stay prepared, connected and safe during emergency weather and other emergencies. As recent severe weather-related disasters have shown, preparedness is key in minimizing danger. The new Cobra CWR200 is an All-Hazards-Alert portable weather radio with new weather alert features that make it Cobra Electronics' most advanced all-purpose weather radio to-date. As a NOAA Weather and Emergency Radio, users receive alerts to over 60 emergency related events such as tornados, hurricanes, blizzards, natural disasters, civil emergencies and more. As well, the Cobra CWR200 features Specific Area Messaging Encoding (S.A.M.E), allowing users to filter and receive alerts concerning only their local area.

Viper Networks and Apollo Metro Commence Joint Venture Talks to Provide Market With LED Products in Qatar
April 22, 2014
TROY, Mich., April 22, 2014 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Viper Networks, Inc. (Pink Sheets:VPER), an intelligent LED lighting solutions provider, is pleased to announce that the Company and Apollo Metro Solutions, an official sponsor of the Arab Future Cities Summit recently held in Doha, Qatar; have entered into joint venture (JV) talks with a potential partner based in Doha to provide the market with LED products throughout Qatar.

Dialog Semiconductor introduces iW3640 SSL LED driver
April 17, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: Dialog Semiconductor plc has announced the introduction of iW3640 solid state lighting, or SSL, LED driver.

Lexus launches new NX compact crossover
April 16, 2014
HIGHLIGHT: Lexus, the luxury vehicle division of Toyota Motor Corporation, has launched the new Lexus NX compact crossover.

AOC launches IPS monitors with ONKYO speakers, MHL and Miracast connectivity
April 16, 2014
AOC announces a new set of 23.8″ (60.4 cm) IPS monitors with powerful ONKYO speakers for spectacular entertainment experience. Both the i2473Pwm and the i2473Pwy boast a stylish Razor Concept design. Integrated in the stand of these Full HD monitors, two 7 watt speakers from ONKYO are discretely housed for a superior sound in games and movies.

In the Pink
March 01, 2014
Bright colour and ample storage combine style with practicality in this relocated room Words Renee Green. Photographs Colin Poole. Floorplan Christos WHO LIVES HERE Lina Lipizzi, an interior designer, lives in this four-bedroom, Edwardian semi-detached house in Finchley, north west London ACTION PLAN


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