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Set the Right Mood With a Few Hue Apps

Philips’ own Hue iOS and Android apps are pretty straightforward tools for configuring your Philips smart lights and accessories, scheduling actions to happen at certain times, and combining sensors with lights and preset scenes so you never have to touch a light switch again. But the app is limiting in terms of its…Read more… Continue […]

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Light Up Your Closets and Cabinets With These $5 Stick-Anywhere Motion Lights

OxyLED’s T-02 motion-sensing lights have long been a hit with our readers, and now you can get three of them (with warm bulbs, rather than the traditional cool LEDs) for just $15, one of the best deals we’ve ever seen. These are perfectly sized for small closets and cabinets, but you can stick them anywhere […]

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These Light Bulbs Consume 15 Watts, But Shine As Bright As 100 Watt Incandescents

If you’ve purchased LED light bulbs in the past few years, they’ve almost certainly been 60W equivalents. But if you miss the days when we all choked the planet to death by burning blindingly bright 100W bulbs, you’re in luck. You can get eight 100W equivalent LED bulbs from Amazon today for just $30, an […]

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How Insecure Properly Lights Black Actors

For decades, photo and video equipment was designed and tested with only white subjects in mind. Lighting darker skin tones takes a different approach than lighting pale ones. Ava Berkofsky, director of photography on HBO’s Insecure, tells Mic how her team beautifully lights the show’s black actors, and Mic reporter…Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Get Three Remote-Controlled Puck Lights For Just $16

You don’t need to pay hundreds of dollars and fine an electrician to install cool lights over your kitchen sink: You just need $16. These OxyLED lights can stick to anything via adhesive or magnetic plates, and the included remote is also magnetized to stick to your fridge.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Don’t Need Colors? Save $10 On Philips’ Hue White Starter Kit Today. 

If you like the idea of Philips Hue’s automation features, but don’t particularly care about exotic and colorful lighting concepts, you can pick up the Hue White starter kit for $60 today, about $10 less than usual. That gets you two soft white bulbs and a Bridge that lets you control them from your phone, […]

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