Julie Jacobson: 18 Home Automation and A/V Hits at CEDIA 2015
CEDIA Expo 2015 reveals hundreds of new products, but here are just 18 we hope you saw in the home automation, audio, video and business management categories.
Infrared Resources LLC came out with this very handy tool for whole-house IR distribution over the home's existing powerlines. Here's how the company describes it: The IRP-OP technology is a new (Patent Pending) method to extend the IR signal over existing 110-250V power line in the home, office, or small building up to 100M (328ft). The extender utilizes power lines to transfer the infrared signal. It works with any 30-60kHz IR frequency device, however, the design accommodates 1-100kHz frequency as well. This makes the IRP-OP future proof as new technology emerges that require 60-100kHz compatibility. Advanced filter technology effectively blocks stray noise from IRI, CFL, ESI, EMI, LCD, Plasma, and the sun. The RX and TX units are also the power supply's that simply plug into any wall outlet for simple plug and play. No need to run additional cables to make connection between receiver and the transmitter.Back to article
Tracknicity Aims to Solve Inventory Management Woes
'Bridging the gap' between D-Tools and Quickbooks, new home-grown Tracknicity software saves Residential Systems Inc. in Littleton, Colo., $1,000/month in mismanaged inventory.
9 4K Compatible Projection Screens Perfect for Home Theaters
Da-Lite, Draper, Dragonfly from SnapAV, Elite Screens, Screen Innovations (SI), Severtson, Seymour, Stewart Filmscreen and Vutec offer a range of screen products that deliver a big screen in a range of home environments.
7 Affordable 4K Projectors That Complement Home Theaters and Media Rooms
Getting into a 4K projection system doesn’t have to be expensive. Here are seven 4K-compatible projectors that are priced to install into a range of homes.
Hands On: Sony VPL-VW995ES Sets the Bar for Modern Video
The Sony VPL-VW995ES high-performance projector lives up to the company’s heritage as a benchmark manufacturer by delivering highly detailed, richly colorful, true 4K images to any home theater.
Hands On: CasaTunes Deftly Integrates Sonos
CasaTunes is helping dealers to maximize the potential of Sonos with a solution that is geared towards custom installation applications.
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Stunning Projects: CEDIA Home Technology Professional Award Winning Installs
The winners of the Americas region of this year's CEDIA Home Technology Professional Awards have been announced. The winning projects represent the best work done by CEDIA members over the course of 2018.
Art Meets Science in $6 Million Minimalist UK Mansion
While UK-based integration company Imagine This was tasked with installing some new Bowers & Wilkins speakers, they first needed to eliminate reverb issues with some clever tech.
Florida Integrator Works With Designer To Create Tech-Filled Beach Paradise
Integrators from Think Simple partnered with acclaimed interior designer Phoebe Howard to modernize one couple's beach home with new tech and tasteful cosmetics.
Boston Integrator Updates Local Cancer Nonprofit’s Apartments and Rec Center
Integration company Inspired Technology and Communications helped the Christopher's Haven non-profit by installing new Samsung TVs, Xbox consoles and more into 9 apartments used to provide free housing for families with...
Injured U.S Army Vet Receives Special Home Filled With Gaming Tech
Local integration company Interactive Interiors worked with The Gary Sinise Foundation to create the perfect smart home for disabled war veteran Tyler Jeffries and his family.
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