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Planar Acquires Runco International

Acquisition advances Planar into a leading position in the high-end, custom home theater display marketplace.

May 23, 2007

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High Definition Doesn’t Scare Porn Stars

Tidbits from the Adult Entertainment Expo, which took place next door to CES 2007.

Feb 22, 2007

Sculley, Metcalfe Debate Growth of Home Automation

3Com founder Bob Metcalfe thinks energy management might spur automation; former Apple CEO John Sculley says custom installers are the ticket.

Feb 15, 2007

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Lennar Embraces Best Buy, Exceptional Innovation, ConnectedLife.Home

Best Buy is going to sell a packaged solution of Media Center plus home automation by Lifeware. Literally, it's a package -- a box that is shipped to the customer and later installed by Best Buy. We have all the details and plenty of opinions on the

Dec 25, 2006

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Emerging from Chapter 11, Home Director Buys Destiny Networks

Just days after emerging from Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection, Home Director, Inc. has agreed in principle to acquire Destiny Networks, Inc. The company plans to pursue a strategy targeting homebuilders, using a national installation company to perf

Nov 03, 2006

How California’s Title 24 Lighting Law Affects Dealers

Understanding California's revised Title 24 lighting and energy standards -- and why out-of-state dealers should care.

Sep 04, 2006