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2011-02-21 08:00:00

ANDOVER, Mass. and REDMOND, Wash., Feb. 21, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Royal Philips Electronics NV (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHI) and Microsoft Corp.

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2009-07-23 06:25:00

Dutch electronics firm Philips is letting people experiment with a technology that would enable ceilings and walls to radiate light, illuminating indoor spaces as brightly and evenly as natural daylight.


Word of the Day
mitraille
  • Small missiles, especially grape, canister, fragments of iron, and the like, when fired, as upon an enemy at close quarters.
  • To fire mitraille at.
The word 'mitraille' comes from the Old French 'mitaille', meaning 'small coins', sometimes used to mean 'scrap iron'.