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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. (Nasdaq: MSFT) today announced the companies will collaborate to streamline the workflow of radiologists as they seek to build and understand the complete clinical context of a patient. The collaboration builds upon the companies' existing commitment to work together to connect technologies that will help yield faster delivery of meaningful health...

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. Although widespread commercial viability of the technology is years away, Philips has started selling do-it-yourself kits with small glowing wafers known as "Lumiblades," which come in red, white, blue or green at a price of roughly $100 per square inch. The kits offer the first opportunity...

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