Glenn Wuenstel February 2, 2009 04:44 PM This is very cool. James Turner February 2, 2009 05:15 PM the future is looking bright! Abandonvehicle February 4, 2009 06:42 PM This is the type of thinking that excites me about the future. Thanks for the great articles. Gadgeteer February 5, 2009 03:34 AM I've paid more for compact fluorescents. If they can bring these to market at 3 dollars, I'll instantly replace every bulb in my home. DanLightning February 24, 2009 08:55 AM I can't wait, but I doubt it will cost $3 at first. My guess is that the demand will far outweigh supply to start, then it will fall and eventually level off. Anumakonda Jagadeesh April 7, 2010 11:05 AM Very useful to conserve power. Cost should be reduced so that developing countries can afford.Dr.A.Jagadeesh Nellore(AP),India glassfiberoptics October 28, 2011 02:23 PM which will come first into the market - LEDs made from gallium nitride, or Organic LEDs? Racqia Dvorak June 14, 2013 09:42 PM 2013.... what happened to this tech? Addy June 17, 2013 05:40 PM They are surrounding us, but not so cheap as promised. Still, sapphire wafer is in use. The cheapest LED's on market now are around 15$ at 45W at 3500 lumens, but is only the chip, an LED array quite impressive, yes, with good efficacy, but still need a special power supply and a heatsink and a fan to work properly - this rise the price to probably 35-40$ a luminaire. Search for Cree CXA2011; Bridgelux; others as well... Bmak1225 July 1, 2013 05:30 AM This article was written in 2009, its now 2013 ... 4 years later and its still not available ? Where's the tech at ?