Anton and Gerard Philips founded Philips in 1891 in the Netherlands. The company started as manufacturer of carbon-filament lamps. Since then, Philips has invented many other products, including the compact cassette and the CD. Philips focuses on health and well-being in three ca... Read Moretegories: health care, lighting, and consumer lifestyle. Philips sells lifestyle products, including household goods, electronics, and personal-care items. Philips also sells televisions that utilize the latest technology. The Class 1080p 60Hz LED HDTV WiFi IPTV allows you to wirelessly stream applications. With Philips MediaConnect, you can connect your PC or MAC wirelessly to the über-thin TV, which comes with built-in speakers and a crisp display that allows for natural color. Philips also specializes in sound products. The Curved Fidelio Speaker System with a dock for your iPad, iPod, or iPhone is one of the company's most popular picks. The device features a curved back cover that creates an acoustic structure for better sound. The curve also reduces internal noise and eliminates vibration and sound distortion.