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That’s great news.  It was a shame to see the Beale product disappear from the market.  The team at Vanco is great and I am sure they will get Beale back on track! — JAFO on Jun 23
Congrats Jim! — BryanKoutsky on Jun 21
As an early user of X10, CP290, HAI, and IBM Home Director, moving to Insteon was a natural, but powerline still posed problems that Androit1 mentioned. One possible direction might be to blend in HomePlug for fast bandwidth, possibly giving it an advantage... — mhealthtalk on Jun 21
Another pile of money about to be flushed down the toilet. I was once told by a professor of marketing at a large university about bringing products to market. “your product has to be 50% better, or 50% cheaper than what is existing to have your product... — Adroit1 on Jun 21
“The first order of business for SmartLabs will be to invest in software.” Hallelujah! I’ve been a powerline interface user since the 80’s, starting with a little 8 device X10 controller cube that sat next to the couch, moving through... — tmaddison on Jun 20
Sheer genius.  As my Dad taught me years ago, don’t go to the gold rush for the gold, go to sell shovels.  Vivint has recognized that the market is shifting to rental housing and they are going to capitalize on it. — theloopboise on Jun 20
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