Plumen’s WattNott LED lightbulb has a lifespan of 25 years

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        Lighting brand <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/plumen/">Plumen</a> has designed a set of LED Edison <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/light-bulbs/">light bulbs</a> that it claims have a lifespan of a quarter of a century (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/10/08/plumen-wattnott-light-bulb-25-year-lifespan-lighting-design/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Waarmakers’ R16 light is made from its own cardboard packaging

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        Dutch design studio <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/waarmakers/">Waarmakers</a> has used standard <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/cardboard/">cardboard</a> tubing to create a ceiling <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/lighting/">light</a> that can be assembled from its own <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/packaging/">packaging</a> (+ movie). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/06/26/video-r16-lamp-led-waarmakers-lighting-cardboard-packaging-design-diy-movie/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Equalizer lamps by Ladies & Gentlemen Studio feature pastel-coloured glass shades

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        <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/events/2016/new-york-design-week-2016/"><strong>New York 2016:</strong></a> US atelier Ladies &amp; Gentlemen Studio has designed a series of <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/lighting/">lighting</a> pendants with glass spheres that change colour once the light is turned on (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/05/11/equalizer-lamp-ladies-gentlemen-studio-john-hogan-future-perfect-new-york-design-week/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Vincent van Duysen designs concrete LED lamp for Flos

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        <strong><a href="http://www.dezeen.com/events/2016/milan-design-week-2016">Milan 2016:</a></strong> Belgian architect <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/vincent-van-duysen">Vincent Van Duysen</a> has created a cast-concrete lamp as part of a range of designs for Italian brand <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/flos/">Flos</a> (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/04/28/vincent-van-duysen-casting-concrete-lamps-flos-milan-design-week-2016/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Mood Ring House by Silo AR+D glows with a rainbow of colours

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        <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/usa/">American</a> firm Silo AR+D has included multicoloured <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/LEDs/">LEDs</a> that are controlled by a smartphone on the exterior of this Arkansas home (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/03/23/silo-ard-mood-ring-house-arkansas-fayetteville-multicoloured-leds-cantilever-architecture/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Levity lights by Studio Truly Truly feature flexible looped LEDs

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        <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/events/2016/northmodern-design-fair-copenhagen-2016/"><strong>Northmodern 2016:</strong></a> Dutch design firm Studio Truly Truly has created a collection of <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/lighting">lamps</a> featuring bendy <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/leds/">LED</a> lights arranged in loops (+ slideshow). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2016/01/14/levity-lights-studio-truly-truly-flexible-looped-leds-northmodern/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

HCWD launches white-concrete version of portable LED Brick lamp

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        New York-based HCWD Studio has released a <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/white-concrete/">white-concrete</a> version of its cordless brick-shaped <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/lighting/">lamp</a>, which is activated by movement rather than a switch (+ movie). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2015/12/30/hcwd-studio-white-concrete-version-portable-led-brick-lamp-design/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Keyless Grasp bicycle lock uses fingerprint data to unlock

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        A biometric <a href="http://dezeen.com/tag/cycling-accessories">bike lock</a> that opens using the owner's thumbprint has been launched on <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/kickstarter">Kickstarter</a> by a pair of San Francisco engineers. <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2015/11/12/keyless-grasp-bicycle-lock-fingerprint-data-sarb-singh-samson-berhane-cycling-accessory-kickstarter/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Japan’s “toilet of the year” by Klein Dytham Architecture seems to offer no privacy

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        People appear to be dancing, jumping and skating behind the seemingly translucent facade of this public <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/tag/toilets/">restroom</a>, which has just been named Japanese Toilet of the Year (+ movie). <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2015/10/29/klein-dytham-architecture-toilet-of-the-year-gallery-toto-narita-airport-tokyo-japan/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Phototrope shirt by Pauline van Dongen includes LEDs to improve safety for night runners

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        Dutch designer Pauline van Dongen has created an illuminated garment using LEDs and foil, designed to improve safety for runners on public roads and pathways. <a href="http://www.dezeen.com/2015/05/18/phototrope-shirt-by-pauline-van-dongen-includes-leds-to-improve-safety-for-night-runners/" class="more-link">(more&hellip;)</a>

Six Tasklights to Brighten Workspaces

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      Fixtures from lighting manufacturers Artemide, Luceplan, Marset, and others use streamlined form factors to enhance desktop illumination.

Product> Bright Outlook: Six Great Interior Light Fixtures

High intensity design coupled with low energy consumption makes these new lighting fixtures worthy candidates for inclusion in a full spectrum of environments: hospitality, office/commercial, retail, and residential. Some are unabashed focal points, others play a supporting role in the design, but all of them boost the aesthetic wattage of any interior. Global Lighting Zero […]