Home Control & Automation
By Robert Archer · September 25, 2012 • The Utah-based control and automation manufacturer Vantage has introduced what it says is the first of several new in-wall LCD keypad products.
By Robert Archer · September 18, 2012 • Crestron's latest touchscreens are powered by Core 3 UI processors and they are available in a choice of 5 inch, 7 inch and 10-inch models.
By CE Pro Editors · September 6, 2012 • Coopersburg, PA (September 6, 2012) – Light control manufacturer Lutron Electronics is pleased to announce several hardware updates to its HomeWorks® QS total home control system. The updates provide new choices and options for the most discerning homeowners.
By CE Pro Editors · September 6, 2012 • Coopersburg, PA (September 6, 2012) – Light control manufacturer is pleased to announce the availability of fan speed controls for its HomeWorks® QS and RadioRA® 2 Total Home Control Systems.
By Robert Archer · August 23, 2012 • Hunter Douglas says its new shade control app allows homeowners to easily operate their motorized shades to maximize natural light and warmth.
By Robert Archer · August 7, 2012 • The Orlando, Fla.-based manufacturer 3vNET has introduced its new CB1 Control Bridge, and according to the company, the unit is designed to serve as a gateway for lighting control within a home automation system.
By Robert Archer · July 31, 2012 • The N.J.-based electronics company Crestron has entered the motorized shade market with a complete selection of Roman shades, skylight shades and drapery track systems.
By Robert Archer · July 18, 2012 • Vantage's TPT2 Retrofit Kit is designed to facilitate the installation of the company's upcoming TPT2 7-inch touchscreen.
By Robert Archer · June 14, 2012 • Pro Control has launched its ProPanel App for the iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch, and the company says the product provides complete control over its ProLink.z Processor.
By Robert Archer · June 6, 2012 • Vidabox's latest product is a simple solution that can be used in situations where iPad2 and third-generation iPads are used as control interfaces to block the access to the Apple device's home button.
By Robert Archer · May 9, 2012 • RTI is now shipping its ESC-2 Ethernet to Serial Converter and the company says the product is designed to expand the capabilities of its XP Series Control Processor.
By CE Pro Editors · April 9, 2012 • U.K.-based energy management system Heatmiser is added to Savant's Partners in Excellence program to facilitate interaction with the Apple-based home control system.
By CE Pro Editors · February 28, 2012 • Savant's newly improved dealer education training program was introduced on Feb. 16, and participants can take part in the program via a standard PC or they can download the curriculum on their Apple iOS devices.
By CE Pro Editors · February 17, 2012 • Crestron hosts 100 members from the New Jersey chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) for a smart technology seminar.
By Robert Archer · January 23, 2012 • HAI has updated its controller firmware to allow for two-way integration with ZigBee and Z-Wave wireless door locks.