LG has launched the Smart Bulb in Korea, a light bulb that connects with Android and iOS devices, providing several interesting features
The 10W LED bulb will let you control lighting in the house with a smartphone, and it can also flash-alert when you get a phone call.
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Other features include a security mode which makes it look like you’re at home when you’re away, as well as pulsating to the tune of music (but only on Android devices)
The bulbs should run for more than 10 years, provided you use them five hours a day, LG claims
LG’s Smart Bulb is not the only connected light bulb around. Recently, a company called AwoX announced a light bulb that can double as a Bluetooth speaker. We’ve also seen several Kickstarter projects to create a connected light bulb; the Wi-Fi enabled LIFX is one example Read more…