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First move to Texas. The electrical unions will be pushing for things like this in every state to protect their jobs. Otherwise they’ll be left with nothing but appliance outlets in homes in a few years. No AV wires cause it’s all wireless and POE... — robertsav on Jun 25
jbrown—It is watts, not volts. That was a typo. I have updated. — Jason Knott on Jun 25
Tagline says 50 V, text says 50 W. Which is it?  As much as the LV guy in me thinks this is bogus, I don’t completely disagree.  Running a few lights on POE is one thing. Running an entire house should be done by someone who knows what they’re... — jbrown on Jun 25
Couple of things here. Yes, this article is doing a bit of marketing, but the comments are as well. So let’s look at both a bit. The Panamorph lens solutions provide a couple of key features for customers with projectors that are couple with cinemascope... — Kris Deering on Jun 24
This whole thing is laughable while a little sad. If there’s that much juice in a Vivint install to offer both a rep and integrator substantial commissions then why are they still losing boatloads of money every quarter?... — Chuck Schneider on Jun 24
Their earliest patents will still be around another five years, and some will be around until 2036, so we’re only seeming the beginning of this. — jmcdermott1678 on Jun 24
Just get around the law by having a pre-wire stage.  How much voltage is going to be used?  No clue, Mr. Inspector, I am just running a Cat6 cable. — John Nemesh on Jun 24

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