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Technical Challenge Solved: Innovating Light Guide Technology to Achieve a High Contrast Ratio

How one client project challenged our team and light guide technology to maintain an extreme contrast ratio while avoiding light bleed.

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Ready, Touch, Glow: Accelerating Capacitive Touch Design in Cars

As more and more automakers implement capacitive touch screens, Global Lighting Technologies has enhanced our light guide technology to feature improved sensory feedback.

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Moving Light to the Front: Opportunities Ahead for Frontlit Displays

While backlit LCD displays have been the norm for some time, frontlit displays are making their mark on a variety of industries and applications like e-readers. As we look to the future, here are some more opportunities for this technology to shine.

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Now Trending: LED Lighting within Automotive Interiors

As LEDs become the new norm outside of vehicles, helping us avoid those dreaded fender benders, several automakers are beginning to see the value for car interiors, too. While the exterior is all about brand image, the interior is all about the ultimate purchasing factor: Brand experience.

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How Tapered Light Guide Technology Overcomes Challenges for Thin Applications

Tapered light guides are particularly fitting for applications with limited mechanical space. Define what this new technology is, how to use it, and why it's better than the other options on the market.

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How to Expedite Your Lighting Project

The lighting project schedule – outlining key roles, responsibilities and timelines – for a custom order LED product is an extremely helpful tool…until it’s not.

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3 of the Best Decorative Overlays We Saw in 2016

of the Best Decorative Overlays We Saw in 2016 In 2016, we saw many technologies, like hoverboards, virtual reality headsets and drones of every kind emerge.

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Inside Look: Custom Decorative Overlays

Inside Look: Custom Decorative Overlays No matter the design, custom overlays are a sure way to add more life to a manufactured product.

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How to Find the Best Custom Lighting Supplier for Your Project

How to Find the Best Custom Lighting Supplier for Your Project Lightguides: The Options It’s crucial to know the difference between kinds of custom lighting.

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Do It Yourself or Work with a Lightguide Manufacturer?

One of the toughest decisions businesses face across all industries is whether to tackle a project internally or to work with a partner, contracting out a project to ensure the quality of the result. Download this e-book to help you decide!

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The Top Do’s & Don’ts for Decreasing Lighting Assembly Space

The Top Do’s & Don’ts: Decreasing Lighting Assembly Space For any business who’s looking to decrease the assembly space required for their illumination system, there are a variety of potential ways to achieve that goal.

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4 Smart Moves to Reduce Power without Sacrificing LED Brightness

4 Smart Moves to Reduce Power without Sacrificing LED Brightness There are many different goals to take into consideration with the design of a custom lighting solution.

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