As the , Researchers at Israel's Weizmann Institute of Science and Dalhousie University in Canada in a wireless technology often used in smart home devices, including Philips Hue smart light bulbs.
The Philips Hue smart lighting system marks a new era in home lighting. Its app-enabled lights can be controlled from your smartphone or tablet anywhere you are, and can be customized to suit your lifestyle. Let your lights welcome you home, or automate your lights and make it seem like you’re at home when you’re not. Philips Hue can wake you up and help you energize, read, concentrate and relax. You can also set any shade of white light to match your mood. There are limitless possibilities to turn your everyday lighting into an extraordinary experience. And with hundreds of apps to choose from, the only real limit is your imagination.
Philips Hue smart lightbulbs received a from CNET and currently have on Amazon. People like Hue’s compatibility with Apple HomeKit and Echo and the system’s multi-color options. Users would like to see brighter lighting, though, and many had defective bulbs or other problems with their brand-new starter kits.
Worthy of its own mention is the latest addition to the Philips smart lights series, Hue Go. It's a portable, bowl-shaped lamp which is perfect for balconies, gardens and terraces.