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There are two kinds of light: the glow that illuminates and the glare that obscures. — James Thurber In the rush to parse statements and assign blame this weekend, it seems like we’re missing the point. This isn’t–or shouldn’t be–an attack on Mike Daisey’s art or his ability. What’s on the stage–and on the page, [...]
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Pet Night Lights create glowing images of your furry friend

Technology / Gadgets : Coolest Gadgets (6 years ago)

If you love your pets and having normal pictures of them around isn’t enough, now you can have illuminated ones. That’s right, just place the photo in the picture frame that happens to double as a night light and Fluffy glows all ni... Read Post

This Super-Efficient Lightbulb Uses Tesla Tech for an Incandescent Glow

Technology / Gadgets : Gizmodo (last week)

Despite their inefficiency, old-school incandescent lightbulbs sure did put out a pleasant, natural-looking light. The folks at Finally Light Bulb missed that light, so they brought it back with an efficient, affordable bulb using t... Read Post

Intelligent LED Light Bulbs

Issues & Causes / Environmentalism : Planetsave (last year)

“There are two kinds of light – the glow that illumines, and the glare that obscures” – James Thurber With all due respect to the proverb, there is only one kind of light bulb – that which gives more light, consumes less energy, emi... Read Post

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