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The Tip-Top and Renegade smart fans won awards in the category of connected lighting, controls, and ceiling fan products.
The Tip-Top (left) and Renegade (right) smart fans won awards in the category of connected lighting, controls, and ceiling fan products.

Modern Forms Earns Two Awards in Lighting & Homes for Tomorrow Competition

Two Modern Forms designer Smart Fans, Tip-Top and Renegade, won Lighting & Homes for Tomorrow (LHFT) Competition awards for delivering a compelling value proposition. The competition is designed…
Big Ass Fans
The i6 for Big Ass Fans uses SenseME technology to offer smart operation, compatible with multiple platforms.

WiFi Upgrades Smart Home Technology for Ceiling Fans

Smart home technology has come a long way since its inception, and as it becomes more mainstream with consumers — Tech Crunch predicts that more than 55 percent of American homes will have at least…
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The Next Lighting Revolution

In many states across the U.S., homeowners can save nearly $160 annually by simply replacing a dozen standard 100-watt light bulbs with LED versions that also last 30 times longer and eat up 80…
C by GE Sol lamp
C by GE’s Sol lamp is the industry’s first Amazon Alexa-integrated lighting product. It combines functional illumination, visual indicators for everyday tasks, and personal assistant capabilities without the need for a standalone Alexa device. www.cbyge.com

2018: Year of the Smart Home, Part 1

When you think about Amazon’s top sellers, you may consider books, or even a toy. Wait, maybe a video game?  Actually, during the 2017 holiday season, its top seller was none of the above. It was…