Animated Tron-Like Paint Jobs Are the Perfect Aftermarket Upgrade

Last year a company called Darkside Scientific wowed us with an electroluminescent paint known as LumiLor that was completely invisible under lights, but glowed with a bright intensity in the dark. And now the company has revealed an even cooler application of LumiLor: Giving a Tesla S \ an animated, glowing paint job. » 9/11/14 5:33pm 9/11/14 5:33pm

I Want To Cover Every Single Wall In This Electroluminescent Paint…

Taking those electroluminescent wires to a whole new level, a company called Darkside Scientific has created a sprayable paint called LumiLor that casts a uniform fluorescent glow whenever a current is applied. So it can be used to cover irregularly shaped objects with ease, and as Boing Boing points out, it has the… » 3/21/13 4:30pm 3/21/13 4:30pm

Daft Punk's Designer Shows DIY Glowing Outfit Tricks

Almost as famous as Daft Punk's electro-tunes are their glowing electro-outfits. And now, thanks to the chap who made clothes for their 2007 Alive tour, and an Instructables DIY page you too could don glowing gear. It looks fairly easy, as long as you're nifty with a needle and thread: the hardest part seems to be… » 6/23/08 11:20am 6/23/08 11:20am

FootLume Glowing Rug Solves Midnight Stubbed-Toe Problem

The FootLume carpet design is basically a high-tech rug jammed with electroluminescent lights and weight sensors. As you stroll across your bedroom in the dark on your way to, you know, get a drink of water, the rechargeable rug lights up to guide you on your way. No bright light to wake your sleeping partner, fewer… » 3/26/08 9:50am 3/26/08 9:50am

!Tude Electroluminescent Headphones Light Up The Night Sky, My Life


Hong Kong-based Helpdezk wants your headphones to look as cool as you do, which might explain their !Tude headphones. (They could also just want your money, though.) The headphones are electroluminescent, that is, they light up in one of several colors in response to music being played. The two AA batteries should… » 11/15/06 8:21am 11/15/06 8:21am