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ON Semiconductor to Webcast Financial Analyst Day on February 26; Webcast will include live audio and slides from the ON Semiconductor executive team
February 25, 2015
ON Semiconductor (Nasdaq: ONNN ), driving energy efficient innovations, will host its Financial Analyst Day in Scottsdale, Arizona, on February 26, 2015, starting at 8 a.m. MST. The event will feature presentations on the company's strategy, financial outlook and performance. A copy of the presentation material for the event will be posted on the Investors page of the company's website at http://www.onsemi.com on Thursday, February 26, 2015, at 7 a.m. MST.

New LED Triple Tennis Court Lighting Introduced by Access Fixtures
February 25, 2015
Access Fixtures, a leader in commercial and sports lighting, is introducing LED tennis court lighting packages for triple courts, three adjacent tennis courts. LED is the first choice in lighting technology fortennis court lighting, but lighting triple courts with LED has been challenging. As light emitted per luminaire increases, lighting triple courts with LED lighting has become easier. As LED prices decline, lighting triple courts is less expensive. Responding to increasing demand by larger venues wanting to install new LED lighting or upgrade existing lighting to LED, Access Fixtures is now providing standardizedLED triple tennis court lightingsystems in addition to custom LED tennis court lighting solutions.

Revolutionary Smart Rope Advances the Way People Exercise; The Classic Jump Rope Goes High Tech;
February 25, 2015
Smart Rope is an LED-embedded jump rope that works with your smartphone, creating an "anywhere, anytime" fitness experience. With a functional prototype completed, Smart Rope comes to popular fundraising platform Kickstarter today, and is unveiling at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona on March 2.

Photo Release -- Daktronics Partners With SBB to Bring Light to Railway Stations Across Switzerland; 17 Stations Installing a Total of 50 LED Displays
February 25, 2015
BROOKINGS, S.D., Feb. 25, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Daktronics (Nasdaq:DAKT) of Brookings, South Dakota, has partnered with Schweizerische Bundesbahnen (SBB), Switzerland's largest travel and transport company, to install 50 LED video displays ? a total of 475 square meters ? throughout 17 railway stations across Switzerland. The pilot installation in the city of Neuch√Ętel included two LED displays and was completed in October 2014. The next 40 displays at 14 different railway stations will be installed between July and November 2015, with the installation of eight additional displays at another two locations to be installed through 2018.

LED inventors attend U.S. academy prize ceremony
February 25, 2015
Five prominent developers of light-emitting diodes were awarded a prize from the U.S. National Academy of Engineering at a ceremony in Washington on Tuesday.

-Eaton's Energy Efficient Linear LED Luminaire Provides High Efficacy and Cost Effective Illumination to Open Ceiling Environments
February 25, 2015
PEACHTREE CITY, GA - Power management company Eaton today announced the introduction of the Corelite RZL light-emitting diode (LED) Suspended Luminaire. The energy efficient linear direct/indirect LED continuous row system provides a cost effective solution in large open ceiling environments, offering up to 55 percent in energy savings over fluorescent luminaires.

-Microchip Announces MCU Family Providing Multiple Independent, Closed Loop Power Channels and System Management
February 25, 2015
CHANDLER, Ariz-Microchip Technology Inc., a leading provider of microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions, today announced from the Embedded World conference in Germany a new family of 8-bit PIC Microcontrollers (MCUs) with the PIC16(L)F1769 family.

-LG TO LEAD PREMIUM TV MARKET WITH DUAL PREMIUM STRATEGY
February 25, 2015
SEOUL - LG Electronics (LG) today unveiled its 2015 global TV lineup in Seoul, announcing at the same time its DUAL PREMIUM strategy to focus on the premium TV market with its new TV lineup. With its DUAL PREMIUM strategy, LG is confident it can secure a leading position in the global premium TV market with OLED TVs while simultaneously expanding the size of the premium TV segment to create more opportunities for its new PRIME UHD TVs.

Barco introduces high-resolution indoor LED video walls
February 19, 2015
HIGHLIGHT: Barco N.V., a manufacturer of display hardware, has introduced a new range of high-resolution indoor LED video walls.

FEATURE: "Functional vegetables" growing on health-conscious market
February 17, 2015
Health-conscious consumers are driving a boom in fresh produce developed specifically with enhanced nutritional qualities, with growers eager to expand their ranges of so-called "functional vegetables" that command a higher price than ordinary strains.


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