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Move over iBeacon, Philips GPS-like lights pinpoint you indoors to within a 1m

Move over iBeacon, Philips GPS-like lights pinpoint you indoors to within a 1m

By 30 September 2014

Philips has created a new intelligent lighting system that will let users and retailers pinpoint customers' exact location indoors. The new technology will use lights, a phone camera, and dedicated software that can easily be built into any app, in order... >>

Philips LED carpet lights your way, then disappears just as quick

Philips LED carpet lights your way, then disappears just as quick

By 30 September 2014

Philips, keen to put lights everywhere, has created a new carpet that will be able to deliver information thanks to LEDs that are built into the fabric and then disappear as if the message never existed.  The new carpet, designed in collaboration with... >>

How to get a smart home: Seven products to get you started

How to get a smart home: Seven products to get you started

By 23 September 2014

The idea of a smarter home is becoming more desirable, whether it's to help reduce your energy bills or just because you want to be able to control certain factors from the comfort of your sofa, using your smartphone or tablet. If you want a smarthome... >>

Philips Fidelio M2L headphones connect to iPhone and iPad via Lightning connector for 24-bit DAC sound

Philips Fidelio M2L headphones connect to iPhone and iPad via Lightning connector for 24-bit DAC sound

By 10 September 2014

Philips is making the bold claim that its Fidelio M2L headphones are the first on the market that can connect to an Apple iPhone or iPod via the Lightning connector. For this reason they're able to deliver high-quality 24-bit Digital to Analogue Conversion... >>

Saeco GranBaristo Avanti: The app-controlled coffee maker that makes a perfect cup every time

Saeco GranBaristo Avanti: The app-controlled coffee maker that makes a perfect cup every time

By 6 September 2014

Amongst all the TVs, phones, tablets and other gadgets at IFA 2014 in Berlin, it might come as a surprise to learn that one of our favourite products we saw during the show is a coffee maker. However, the Saeco GranBaristo Avanti is no mere Nespresso... >>

Philips TV powered by Android: Why these could be the smartest 4K UHD TVs yet

Philips TV powered by Android: Why these could be the smartest 4K UHD TVs yet

By 6 September 2014

There have been multiple Smart TVs in the past, some of which much smarter than others, but none have really convinced us to forego our Apple TVs, Roku boxes or games consoles. They are great for people who prefer to have a tidier AV cabinet (or no cabinet... >>

Philips Hue Beyond hands-on: App-controlled lighting goes up a level

Philips Hue Beyond hands-on: App-controlled lighting goes up a level

By 4 September 2014

Philips' Hue lighting system has been phenomenally successful and has expanded greatly since the first app-controlled colour-changing bulbs were released. And the latest addition to the Hue family takes the concept on a stage or two further, with multiple... >>

Philips Bluetooth adapter can pair up to three devices and play music through any source

Philips Bluetooth adapter can pair up to three devices and play music through any source

By 4 September 2014

During its IFA 2014 press conference, Philips – through Woox Innovations – announced a gadget that can pair with up to three devices and stream music to a conventional hi-fi or amplifier. The Philips Bluetooth adapter with MultiPair has NFC connectivity... >>

Philips Fidelio B5 wireless soundbar is 'smartest' ever, comes with detachable Bluetooth speakers

Philips Fidelio B5 wireless soundbar is 'smartest' ever, comes with detachable Bluetooth speakers

By 4 September 2014

Woox Innovations, manufacturer of Philips audio products, has announced a soundbar that comes with two detachable speakers to turn it into a more complete surround sound system when necessary. The Philips Fidelio B5's detachable speakers can also be used... >>

TP Vision announces UHD Philips TVs for all budgets, 4K for all starts here

TP Vision announces UHD Philips TVs for all budgets, 4K for all starts here

By 4 September 2014

TP Vision has expanded its range of Philips brand Ultra High Definition LED TVs by introducing three new ranges designed for people with different budgets. All come with Ambilight, the brand's trademark LED lighting system that casts colours around the... >>