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.
Levitonās 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
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
Revolv Raises $4M for āUniversal Remoteā to Control Smart Homes
Submitted on: 11/25/13, 04:26 PM
Smart-home technologies that control lights, thermostats, the locks on doors and more were sold as futuristic luxuries just a few years ago. Now, they are proliferating and entering the mainstream market at more affordable prices.
Today's AV and Automation Industry Headlines
Primeview USA expands their ultra-narrow video wall line to include 500 NIT 46"-55" LED displays
Submitted on: 12/09/13, 07:12 PM
NEW YORK CITY: issued on Monday, December 9th, 2013
NuVo Introduces High Power Three-Zone Player for Its Multiroom IP-Based Music System
Submitted on: 12/09/13, 07:06 PM
Adding Options for Wireless Home Audio
U.S. Department of Commerce Secretary Penny Pritzker to Speak at the 2014 International CES
Submitted on: 12/09/13, 07:01 PM
January 7-10, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nevada
Screen Innovations Now Shipping Black Diamond Tilesā¢
Submitted on: 12/09/13, 01:40 PM
A complete game-changer in large scale projection display offering more contrast, scalable & custom applications, and modular design.
Trends in CE and Smart Home for 2014: Parks Associates Analysts Highlight Industry Trends in Webcast
Submitted on: 12/09/13, 09:33 AM
International research firm Parks Associates, host of the annual CONNECTIONSā¢ Summit at CES, will provide an update on the connected home market and analyze the key trends and upcoming announcements ahead of 2014 International CES in the webcast "Content, Connected CE, and the Smart Home" on Thursda
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