Tuesday, 22 August 2017

Friday Review: Leading lights

By Mary Lennighan, Total Telecom
Friday 06 May 11

Kudos to the kitmakers as we round up another week in telecoms.

"Lightbulbs were invented because candles were sh*t," British comedian Ian Moore declared to the audience at the World Vendor Awards gala dinner in London last night, midway through a highly amusing rant on the efficacy of the new generation of energy-saving bulbs. He's got a point. When technology evolves, it must also improve life for the end user. For a consumer, the environmental benefits – and any related cost-savings - of an eco-friendly lightbulb mean little if the light source it produces is inadequate. It's a message that is clearly understood by the companies that made the shortlist for the World Vendor Awards 2011, and particularly by those that came away with the trophies…

"Lightbulbs were invented because candles were sh*t," British comedian Ian Moore declared to the audience at the World Vendor Awards gala dinner in London last night, midway through a highly amusing rant on the efficacy of the new generation of energy-saving bulbs. He's got a point. When technology evolves, it must also improve life for the end user. For a consumer, the environmental benefits – and any related cost-savings - of an eco-friendly lightbulb mean little if the light source it produces is inadequate. It's a message that is clearly understood by the companies that made the shortlist for the World Vendor Awards 2011, and particularly by those that came away with the trophies…

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