AV and Automation Industry Articles from the Current eMagazine
Professional Installerâ€™s Guide to IP Networking, Part 2
02/27/14, Martin Boulter, Luxul
In this article we will focus on Routers, a key element that can make or break your installation.
36 million homes in Europe and North America will be smart by 2017
02/27/14, Lars Kurkinen, Berg Insight
Berg Insightâ€™s definition of a smart home system requires that it has a smartphone app or a web portal as a user interface.
The Potential of Holographic Displays
02/27/14, Len Calderone for, HomeToys
The future of holography is very promising with the next generation of holographic images that will be startling in their realism. Using these astonishing images, we will see holographic displays expanding into many different technologies.
Largest Content Provider in Dubai Closes the Gap Between 4K Content Generation and Distribution
02/27/14, Alex â€śLXâ€ť Rudis, NanoTech Entertainment
The 4K trends weâ€™re seeing are a clear significant push for 4K from the TV manufacturers; we need content for them and everyone else involved in the 4K industry.
Professional Installerâ€™s Guide to IP Networking, Part I
02/13/14, Martin Boulter, Luxul
This is the first in a 4 part series. In this segment we will discuss the basic components of an IP network and the functions of those components in the first segment. In segments 2-4, we will take a closer look at Routers, Switches and Wireless Networking.
AV and Automation Industry Stories of the Day
Home Energy Management Systems Will Reach $2.8 Billion in Annual Revenue by 2020, Forecasts Navigant Research
Submitted on: 03/07/14, 05:43 AM
Until 2012, home energy management (HEM) systems, which help residential customers monitor and adjust their energy use, struggled to gain market traction. More recently, however, non-utility stakeholders have moved into this segment, increasing awareness of new tools a
HomeSeer Unveils World's First Android Tabletop Touchscreen for use with Home Automation
Submitted on: 03/05/14, 06:00 AM
HomeSeer announces the release of the world's first and only Android tabletop touchscreen for home automation! The new WFTT07 performs like a tablet but is free standing, has impressive sound quality and boots automatically to the company's HSTouch home automat
SAVANTÂ® SYSTEMS INTRODUCES ALL NEW SMART SERIES LINE
Submitted on: 03/03/14, 05:59 AM
Savant Systems introduced the Smart Series control and automation product line. Smart Series products utilize the brand's award-winning technology to bring the Savant experience to a broader audience. Complete packages start at $1,599 MSRP and include the new Smart
Three Reasons Ruggedness Matters
Submitted on: 02/27/14, 03:03 PM
You can no longer walk through a shopping mall, airport or museum without seeing video screens and digital signage technology on display. It is no surprise that industry analysts continue to predict double-digit growth in the digital signage market, and that industry e
Today's AV and Automation Industry Headlines
Linear and Digital Watchdog Announce e3 OneBox
Submitted on: 03/11/14, 11:14 AM
E3 OneBox integrates video and access control into a single solution that is easy to install, scalable, and filled with useful features for enhanced security management and monitoring.
Parks Associates Announces Digital Media Wire & GSMA Partnership for Disruptive Media Conference
Submitted on: 03/11/14, 08:37 AM
Analysts highlight key changes in online video content programming, distribution, and advertising
Dream Big, Live Smart with Chuango at CeBIT 2014
Submitted on: 03/11/14, 04:33 AM
Chuango Security Technology, a trend-setting innovator and developer of wireless DIY security and smart home systems, is proudly announcing its brand new brand, smanos, at CeBIT 2014 in Hannover this week. The complete smanos smart home portfolio speaks self-install and is available at Hall 13/ A35.
Bollente's trutanklessâ„˘ Receives ETL Listed Mark as Best Home Tech Product Award from NAHB Creates Significant Buzz and Big Demand for "The World's Smartest Water Heater"
Submitted on: 03/10/14, 06:11 PM
The first units have shipped, and production of trutanklessâ„˘ shifts into full gear.
MONACO® Creates Partnership With Canadian Speaker Manufacturer Totem Acoustic
Submitted on: 03/10/14, 06:09 PM
Additional Speaker Brand from 27-Year-Old Speaker Manufacturer
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