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BenQ Cares Program Launches Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign
Submitted on: 10/20/14, 01:13 PM
Company to Donate $10 to Breast Cancer Research for Every Colorific HT1075 Projector Sold in October

VMP Features New 19-Inch Equipment Rack Enclosures at ISC East 2014
Submitted on: 10/20/14, 10:10 AM
The EREN Series Comes Complete with Integrated Cooling Fans and Lockable, Removable Side Panels, Allowing for Organization of Multiple Electronic Components While Providing Essential Thermal Management, as Well as Protecting Them from Damage and Theft

70% of U.S. broadband households interested in one or more home energy management features
Submitted on: 10/20/14, 07:10 AM
Advisory board for Smart Energy Summit: Engaging the Consumer includes Alarm.com, AT&T, Comcast, Con Edison, EnergyHub, Gridwise Architecture Council, Lowe's, Icontrol Networks, and TXU Energy

Kickstarter - E-Lite! PoE LED Can Light on Kickstarter
Submitted on: 10/18/14, 04:45 PM
E-Lite is the first ever recessed intelligent can light that powers directly from a Power-over-Ethernet switch port! The RGBW (red, green, blue, white) light source from Cree will allow users to create over a billion colors and dim levels!

Smart Home Guru smanos Co-exhibits with Mother Company at ExpoProtection in Paris
Submitted on: 10/18/14, 04:13 AM
smanos, a trendsetting innovator and dynamic developer of wireless smart home and DIY security systems, is proudly bringing its new WiFi portfolio to Expo Protection in Paris, held between Nov. 4 and 6th. The complete smanos smart home solution portfolio will be available at Booth C57 / Hall 1.

smanos Opening Ceremony at Global Sources Hong Kong Sourcing Fair And OX Plus Cloud Investment
Submitted on: 10/18/14, 04:08 AM
smanos, a trendsetting innovator and dynamic developer of wireless smart home and DIY security systems, is pleased to be exhibiting at Hong Kong Sourcing Fair, held between Oct. 11 & 14th. The complete smanos smart home portfolio speaks self-install or DIY, and is available on Booth 2L16 in Hall 2.

Smart Home Guru smanos Co-exhibits with Mother Company in Beijing
Submitted on: 10/18/14, 04:04 AM
smanos, a trendsetting innovator and dynamic developer of wireless smart home and DIY security systems, is proudly bringing its new WiFi portfolio to Security China in Beijing, held between Oct. 28th and 31st.

Smart Home Guru smanos Debuts at CU Exposed
Submitted on: 10/18/14, 04:00 AM
smanos, a trendsetting innovator and dynamic developer of wireless smart home and DIY security systems, is pleased to announce its participation in the CU Exposed event in London for the very first time.

Smart Home Guru smanos Redefines Home Automation & Security at Hong Kong CSF - 2014 Autumn Edition
Submitted on: 10/18/14, 03:57 AM
smanos, a trendsetting innovator and dynamic developer of wireless smart home and DIY security systems, is proudly bringing its new WiFi portfolio to China Sourcing Fair in Hong Kong, held between Oct. 11 and 14th.

Chuango Debuts DIY Smart Home Solutions at Expo Protection in Paris
Submitted on: 10/18/14, 03:52 AM
Chuango Security Technology Corporation, an innovative developer of wireless home automation and DIY security systems, is pleased to announce its participation in Expo Protection in Paris from Nov. 4 to 6th, together with its own smart home technology brand, smanos.

Chuango & smanos Opening Ceremony at Global Sources China Sourcing Fair & OX Plus Cloud Investment
Submitted on: 10/18/14, 03:49 AM
Chuango Security Technology Corporation, an innovative developer of wireless home automation and DIY security systems, is pleased to be exhibiting at China Sourcing Fair in Hong Kong from Oct. 11 to 14th, together wit its own smart home brand, smanos.

Chuango Debuts New Brand in Home Market at Security China 2014
Submitted on: 10/18/14, 03:39 AM
Chuango Security Technology Corporation, an innovative developer of wireless home automation and DIY security systems, is pleased to announce its participation in Security China in Beijing from Oct. 28th to 31st, together with its own smart home technology brand, smanos.

Submitted on: 10/17/14, 10:39 AM
Clipster Active delivers a soundtrack for every adventure to the on-the-go listener.

Christie's Donation to CHOC Children's Hospital Helps Create Movie Theater for Young Patients
Submitted on: 10/17/14, 09:31 AM
Digital projector, screen and audio solution brings genuine movie theater experience for hospital bound children

6th Annual Atlanta Housing Summit Oct. 30th: New Times, Ideas, Trends for Luxury Atlanta Homes
Submitted on: 10/17/14, 07:41 AM
The 6th Annual Atlanta Housing Summit will be on Thursday, Oct. 30th at 5 Seasons Brewery at the Prado. Hosted by Digital Interiors, Atlanta's top builders, remodelers, architects, realtors, designers will gather for an evening of fun, food and networking to talk the latest trends in luxury homes.

Kickstarter - The TinyScreen wearable electronics project takes off on Kickstarter - does the rise of DIY electronics spell the end of Apple's dominance?
Submitted on: 10/16/14, 12:45 PM
TinyCircuits announces a major update to its TinyScreen campaign, which enables users to create their own wearable electronic devices, including smart watches and smart glasses.

oort Launches First Product for its Smart Home and Business Ecosystem
Submitted on: 10/16/14, 12:44 PM
oort's New Online Store Enables Customers to Purchase Bluetooth Smart System Products Designed for the Internet of Things

Phorus Introduces Its Next-Generation PS5 Wireless Home Audio Speaker with DTS Play-Fi Technology
Submitted on: 10/16/14, 12:42 PM
The Phorus PS5 Speaker combines elegant new design and uncompromised sound quality with integrated Play-Fi Technology to stream music from any device or platform over standard Wi-Fi

Libratone Takes Award-Winning Wireless Speakers to the Next Level
Submitted on: 10/16/14, 12:39 PM
Coming to American Retail December 2014

Submitted on: 10/16/14, 12:24 PM
Canon's New Flagship Model Delivers WUXGA High Resolution, 6000-Lumen Brightness, LCOS Technology, and Multiple Genuine Canon Projection Lens Options for Imaging and Installation Versatility

Solid Green Companies Meets Sustainability Mission with Home Automation
Submitted on: 10/16/14, 12:19 PM
Popular lifestyle packages delivered in partnership with technology integration expert and pioneering automation provider

Equinox Interfaces from Vantage Offer the Ultimate Control Experience for Luxury Spaces
Submitted on: 10/16/14, 12:00 PM
New Equinox 41, keypad form factor LCD touchscreen simplifies the complexities of controlling integrated automation systems.

D-Tools Donates SIX Integrator Software to the Gary Sinise Foundation, Helping Injured Vets Live More Independently via Custom Smart Homes
Submitted on: 10/16/14, 11:52 AM
With the help of donated gear and the support of the custom electronics community, the Gary Sinise Foundation's R.I.S.E. program strives to give wounded soldiers back their independence

Submitted on: 10/16/14, 11:41 AM
GetRMR.com, sponsored by ihiji, provides technology professionals with resources and an online community to assist with managed services and recurring revenue

Bluesound Adds Murfie and HDTracks to its Ever Expanding Network of Music Services
Submitted on: 10/16/14, 11:36 AM
BluOS 1.12.0 Offers Numerous Features and Enhancements to All Existing Services

'Reliable, Rugged and Feature-Rich' Symetrix DSPs Revamp Grand Casino Audio
Submitted on: 10/16/14, 11:36 AM
Grand Casino Mille Lacs in Minnesota, USA, has been equipped with multiple Symetrix processors as part of an extensive audio upgrade.

CEA Announces International CES Unveiled Coming to Tokyo on Feb. 18
Submitted on: 10/16/14, 11:29 AM
Regional tech community to gather for new CES Unveiled Tokyo

TrueConf Brings Mobile Video Conferencing on Android to a New Level
Submitted on: 10/16/14, 05:53 AM
TrueConf has released a new version of client application for Android devices - TrueConf Mobile 1.2.2.

Biamp Systems to Speak at Rocky Mountain Audio Video Expo 2014
Submitted on: 10/15/14, 01:11 PM
Keynote address and educational session to discuss open standards and AV networking protocols

Internet of Things Developers Conference to Focus on Practical Solutions to IoT Design Challenges
Submitted on: 10/15/14, 11:41 AM
Elite Conference Returns to Target Valuable IoT Applications Ranging from Embedded to the Cloud

Bluetooth Smart Technology Brings Disruptive Power to Smart Home, Triggers Real Mainstream Adoption
Submitted on: 10/15/14, 11:40 AM
New Report by IHS Technology Puts Bluetooth Smart at the Center of Home Automation

Digital Signage Expo 2015 Opens Conference Registration
Submitted on: 10/15/14, 11:38 AM
"Reinvents" Approach to Industry Education at the Las Vegas Convention Center, March 10-12

Jamo Unveils Four New Subwoofers
Submitted on: 10/15/14, 11:15 AM
The brand's latest subwoofers offer stylish, versatile aesthetics in conjunction with the latest audio innovations.

Think Outside the Screen: KEECKER Unveils World's First HomePod Created to Bring Home Interiors to Life
Submitted on: 10/15/14, 11:13 AM
³KEECKER is a totally new type of computer entirely designed with a collective and immersive digital experience in mind.

Hippo's Celebrates 30-Year Anniversary
Submitted on: 10/15/14, 10:48 AM
Capitol Region's leading home technology specialist hosts long-time customers, vendors and friends to reflect on three decades of high-end A/V and home entertainment excellence

Parks Associates addresses challenges for European pay-TV industry at CONNECTIONS™ Europe
Submitted on: 10/15/14, 07:58 AM
New Europe IoT research finds 55% of U.K. broadband households have a set-top box versus 20% in Germany

Samsung and Amazon tied for second place in tablet market as Apple's shares fall
Submitted on: 10/15/14, 07:56 AM
Parks Associates announces new research on consumer demand for Apple and Android tablet features

Christie's Complete Cinema Solutions Offer Truly Immersive Experience at Asia's Largest Multiplex
Submitted on: 10/15/14, 07:19 AM
South Korea's Lotte Cinema World Tower upgrades with Christie digital cinema solutions

Security Visionary, Garret Grajek, Joins dinCloud as Chief Security Officer
Submitted on: 10/15/14, 06:58 AM
dinCloud Enhances Security With Addition of IT Security Veteran

Tributaries Announces Its Most Advanced HDMI Cables to Date
Submitted on: 10/14/14, 02:24 PM
Guaranteed performance up to 4K/60

QMotion Develops Industry Exclusive Trackless, Wireless, Motorized Drapery Rod
Submitted on: 10/14/14, 10:22 AM
Motorized drapery systems no longer need an unattractive track, unsightly wires and motor boxes. QMotion Advanced Shading Systems recently introduced the industry's first-and only-trackless motorized drapery rod.

Smart Homes 'Rock God' Announces 11 Major Smart Home Educational Initiatives
Submitted on: 10/14/14, 10:01 AM
Millions of people around the world are interested in controlling their Smart Homes with a smartphone or tablet device over the Internet, but don't know where to start.

MiniDSP Introduces the NanoAVR-DL With 8 Channel Dirac Live Room Correction
Submitted on: 10/14/14, 09:58 AM
Tuning your 5.1/7.1 home theater system just got easier thanks to the nanoAVR-DL room correction processor.

Smarthome Adds Wink Hub to Its Growing List of Connected Devices
Submitted on: 10/14/14, 09:57 AM
New Wink Connected Home Smart Hub Allows Users to Conveniently Control All Devices from One App

Cain Joins Middle Atlantic As Director of Sales Support
Submitted on: 10/14/14, 09:23 AM
Cain will oversee and manage the Customer Support, Technical Support, Inside Sales, Residential Support and Design Services departments.

LILIN Becomes a Partner with D-Tools in Manufacturer Vantage Point Program
Submitted on: 10/14/14, 09:04 AM
LILIN Product Library now available to D-Tools MVP Members

More than 46 million households worldwide will subscribe to a 4K UHD pay-TV service by 2018
Submitted on: 10/14/14, 07:12 AM
Director of Research presents new 4K research at TV Xperience World 2014

CEATEC JAPAN 2014 Panasonic's Highlights
Submitted on: 10/13/14, 01:16 PM
4K WORLD - Bringing 4K into Every Part of Our Lives

First Z-Wave To Apple HomeKit Bridge Demonstrated
Submitted on: 10/13/14, 01:14 PM
Z-Wave Alliance member Z-Wave.Me has performed the first public demonstration of Z-Wave control integrated with the Apple HomeKit control and automation system.

White Paper on Z-Wave's Network Health Monitor Now Available
Submitted on: 10/13/14, 01:13 PM
Paper details network testing and reporting, locally and remotely.

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