Intelligent Illumination

Intelligent Illumination
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The Purple Blog meets the purple light, better known as The Chameleon. This lamp shade, designed by Philips, changes to match any color you expose to it. How smart! The...

Guy Brighton
  • 5 october 2005

The Purple Blog meets the purple light, better known as The Chameleon.  This lamp shade, designed by Philips, changes to match any color you expose to it. How smart! The Chameleon has a built in camera that can copy the color of any object you show it, like this tie for example, just by approaching its sensors.

This smart lamp is one of 25 new design concepts unveiled by Philips whose “focus on ‘simplicity-led design’ is likely to translate into new products over the coming three to five years across its entire healthcare, lifestyle and technology portfolio.”

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