Posts tagged as Phillips

Linear luminaires for supermarket lighting

LEDwise Lighting introduces its range of ACE linear luminaries, designed with supermarket illumination requirements in mind but also suitable for warehouse and retail applications. The ACE can be used as a continuous linear light, with each length plugging into the next for up to 50 m without an additional power point. Several mounting methods are […]

Is shortwave radio something of the past?

  Before the first FM radio service was introduced in South Africa on 25 December 1961, just about every home had a radio which could tune the shortwave bands. Many people were fascinated by foreign radio stations and the various languages in which they were broadcasting. The BBC, the Voice of America, Radio Nederland, Deutsche […]

In conversation with Prof. Kees Immink: How digital coding led to the development of the CD

  In my conversations for this regular feature in EngineerIT I have met some very interesting people.  One such was Prof. Kees Immink, on the eve of the conferral of an honorary doctoral degree by the University of Johannesburg  faculty of Engineering and the Built Environment, thus recognising him as one of the world’s most  […]