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Color Kinetics light emitting diodes
 
 
Will LEDs make the world go 'round?
Royal Philips Electronics NV, the world's largest lighting company, apparently thinks so. It's buying Boston-based Color Kinetics Inc. for $688 million. Color Kinetics' light-emitting diodes make the London Eye a dramatic part of the city's skyline.
(David Morrell)
 
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