AV and Automation Industry Articles from the Current eMagazine
Hunters: A Good Patent is Good, a Great Lawyer is Even Better
12/01/13, THE Insider
There has to be some way to separate the wheat from the chaff, the frivilous/worthless lawsuits from the honest patents based on hard, sweaty creative efforts that deserve protection.
Flying Without Navigation
12/01/13, Paul DiComo and Al Ballard, CE Marketing Pros, LLC
Or how we learned to stop worrying and love the research bomb*
CES 2014 News Report
12/01/13, Prepared by, HomeToys
News and Product Announcement from the show.
Nostalgia - HomeToys December 2000
12/01/13, A Flash from the Past, HomeToys
Here is our December 2000 eMagazine issue - bear with us on some of the broken links but you may find the articles interesting --- some even relevant.
Levitonâ€™s OmniPro ll Helps Provide Enhanced Access for Assisted Living Residents
11/15/13, Contributed by, Leviton
The system provides residents and caregivers access to the complex and their apartment through their iPhone using the Snap-Link app.
AV and Automation Industry Stories of the Day
Building a Sound System for Your Wireless Home
Submitted on: 12/09/13, 06:10 AM
In a world with a glut of options for data transmission, this guide will help you pick the best format to fill your home music, sans speaker wire or vacuum tubes. For all but the purist vinyl-owning audiophiles, speakers have become wireless extension
Samsung and LG tipped to unveil flexible OLED TVs at CES 2014
Submitted on: 12/05/13, 02:04 PM
With CES 2014 just around the corner, latest reports have suggested both Samsung and LG will unveil flexible OLED TVs at the Las Vegas-based show. With both manufacturers having showcased curved OLED televisions during the 2013 rendition of CES, Januar
Wi-Fi to Hold Over 40% Share of 8 Million Unit Smart Thermostat Market by 2018
Submitted on: 12/04/13, 06:03 AM
The global smart thermostats market is expected to grow from 1.3 million in 2013 to 8 million unit shipments in 2018; a CAGR of 43%. Disruptive innovation in thermostats from new entrants such as Nest Labs, ecobee, and EcoFator has significantly raised the bar for prod
Plugaway Is An App-Controlled Plug & LED System Aiming To Undercut The Smart Home Competition
Submitted on: 12/02/13, 06:24 AM
Another contender for smart(en)ing up your home has taken to Kickstarter to raise funds. The Beijing-based startup behind Plugaway has put together Wi-Fi connected plugs and LED lightbulbs which, used in conjunction with its Android or iOS app, can
Today's AV and Automation Industry Headlines
Atlona Products on Display at ISE 2014
Submitted on: 12/12/13, 09:33 AM
New from Atlona(R) at ISE 2014 is the AT-HD-CLSO-612 switcher.
BenQ Brings Mobile Content to the Boardroom
Submitted on: 12/12/13, 08:36 AM
New MX600 Projector Uses MHL Technology to Enable Media-Rich Presentations Via Smart Devices
Nearly 60% of U.S. broadband households report interest in smart home solutions
Submitted on: 12/12/13, 08:32 AM
Parks Associates today announced executives from Comcast, Nest, and ecobee will deliver keynotes at Smart Energy Summit to discuss the role of smart devices in enhancing energy management and smart systems.
Christie MicroTiles Helps Raven Industries Communicate Its Value Proposition
Submitted on: 12/12/13, 06:50 AM
Robust Digital Display Technology Part of Impressive Remodelling Project
Kaleidescape Named 2014 CES Innovations Design and Engineering Awards Honoree
Submitted on: 12/11/13, 06:12 PM
Cinema One recognized for providing the ultimate home theater experience in an easy-to-use and simple-to-install movie player
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