A new iPhone and iPad app from Lutron assists designers with the task of specifying lighting systems for commercial retrofit applications.Read More
Guardian Industries’ free online tool is designed to augment designers’ understanding of high-performance glass and coatings relative to daylighting.Read More
Erco’s Web-based tool helps designers develop lighting plans using the company’s products. Read More
Manufacturers are beginning to use augmented reality technology to allow specifiers and end-users to more accurately picture their luminaires in an actual space.Read More
Remote control of Thermasolís ProSeries and AF Series steam shower systems developed after 2007 is possible with this iOS and Android app.Read More
Access the Lusio Solid-State Lighting catalog with this free app that includes the companyís product line and most recent cut sheets.Read More
Available on the iPad and iPhone, this free app allows users to browse and search Con-Tech's entire lighting catalog.Read More
By turning mobile devices into a Crestron Electronics touchscreen, the Mobile Pro Control app allows users to control a range of building systems, including lighting, heating and cooling, audiovisual, and security.Read More
The Venergy Advanced Metering System app displays the real-time energy usage of an entire building or its subcomponents, such as individual rooms or circuits.Read More
As its name suggests, the LightMeter turns mobile devices into portable light meters. Using the readings, the app will also suggest scenarios—such as "ideal for reading printed paper of high contrast"—for which the measured light levels are well suited.Read More
The American Institute of Architects Committee on the Environment names the top green buildings of the year.
In a new show at Johannes Vogt, the artist Matthew Schreiber is showing multimedia works that offer crowd-wowing plays on light.
The material has the potential to change the electronics industry, and recently researchers have focused on how to produce it commercially.
The Philadelphia Inquirer architecture critic wins the Pulitzer Prize for criticism at a time when few newspapers are employing writers who focus on the built environment.
Celebrating its 25th Anniversary, Lightfair is the largest, annual architectural and commercial lighting trade show and conference in North America, featuring manufacturer exhibits and continuing education courses. The Daylighting Institute and Lightfair Institute educational offerings run June 1-2...
Learn how to incorporate LED and OLED technologies into the design of architectural lighting fixtures, how to develop lighting systems that will best take advantage of the unique characteristics of LEDs and OLEDs, and how to design lighting applications using LEDs and OLEDs.
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