AVSystemsMag eMagazine <br> Jun / Jul 2014


Upcoming Tradeshow, Conference & Exhibition Summary - September, October, November

07/14/14, Brandon Hetherington, HomeToys.com
As Summer kicks into full gear we can sit back and enjoy a bit of a break from the Tradeshow schedule. August will see a bit of a lull but by that time CEDIA preparations are in full swing.

Developer Popularity for Raspberry Pi vs. Arduino
07/14/14, Contributed by, Vozag.com
Raspberry Pi began catching up to Arduino in Q4 of 2012 and stayed fairly close to each other after that.

Advantages of Using Lifts and Mounts for Your Touchscreen Monitor
07/14/14, Ken Woollard, Ultralift Australia
Choosing the right TV mount or lift for your flat screen TV should not be difficult once you have weighed the pros and cons of each type of mount.

Sentrollers, and the World of Small Data

06/30/14, Cees Links, GreenPeak Technologies 
After Big Data, it is now Small Data’s turn to change our world.

7 Raspberry Pi Projects for Home Security
06/30/14, Vinaya Kurtkoti, Vhomeinsurance
For the uninitiated, the Raspberry Pi is a credit-card sized single -board computer developed by the Raspberry Pi Foundation with the intention of introducing children to computer science.

Why do I Need a Subwoofer?
06/30/14, Contributed by, Aperion Audio
This is the first of a series of articles all about subwoofers from our friends at Aperion Audio

Content Variety: World Cup is the Global Test of 4K Streaming
06/30/14, THE Insider 
Two things drive OTT/IPTV (Over the Top/Internet Protocol TV) streaming content and the demand for bigger, better TV screens. Sports is one of them.

Every “New” Idea Has its Foundation Somewhere in the Past
06/17/14, THE Insider 
The challenge for companies today is to maintain control of the wide-ranging opportunities and siloed usage in the cloud.

Myths: On-the-Go Video Viewing is Still in Front of the TV

05/30/14, THE Insider 

InfoComm 2014 Special News Report
05/30/14, Prepared by, HomeToys
News and announcements from the show. Exhibitors welcome to publish new here.

CEA Announces New Working Group on Home Automation Device Interoperability
05/30/14, Contributed by, Consumer Electronics Association
The new working group is called the Device Interoperability Working Group, also known as R7 WG17.

Is A Wireless Home Security System Right For You?

05/15/14, Len Calderone for, HomeToys
Using artificial intelligence, future systems will automatically learn a family's behavior patterns and adjust itself accordingly, without the requirement for programming.

Next Generation Smart Miniature Wi-Fi Modules Accelerate IoT and M2M 
05/15/14, Nikos Vokas, Econais
Low-power, low-cost Wi-Fi modules enable nearly any device to connect with smart phones, tablets and cloud-based applications across The Internet of Things (IoT) and Machine-to-Machine (M2M).

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InfoComm 2014

InfoComm 2014 is in the Books

07/14/14, Len Calderone for, AVSystemsMag
There were a lot of new, fresh and thought-provoking products at the show, which hopefully will help us stay ahead of the curve and make our work easier.

News releases from InfoComm 2014

07/01/14, HomeToys.com News team, HomeToys.com
This year HomeToys.com's Special InfoComm 2014 Newspage posted over 140 news releases. Here are some highlights.

InfoComm 2014 - Tradeshow Report

06/17/14, Brandon Hetherington, HomeToys.com
For well over a decade HomeToys.com has been covering InfoComm and bringing all the industry news and exciting new products to our eMagazine to help our readers make sense of the massive event. Here we have compiled a list of some new product releases from this years show.

It's June, Therefore It's InfoComm
06/17/14, Len Calderone for, AVSystemsMag
With over 10,000 products, you will need to plan each and every day to target the products that fall into your specialty or interest

InfoComm 2014 Special News Report
05/30/14, Prepared by, HomeToys
News and announcements from the show. Exhibitors welcome to publish new here.


Handling Digital Storage Growth The Media and Entertainment Industry

06/30/14, Larry O’Connor, Other World Computing
M&E Runs on Creative Talent, Strict Time/Financial Budgets, Volumes of Storage

CABA's Connected Consumer Roadmap Study

06/17/14, Ron Zimmer, CABA
This unique roadmap research will use an "Internet of Things" perspective; taking into account a consumer focused view, from both inside and outside of the home that includes health and wellness, entertainment, mobility, transportation, and security.

Home and Care Management by Essence 

05/15/14, Contributed by, Essence
We believe that service providers will offer “one play” connected home solutions as part of an integrated approach towards connected life (From triple/quad play to One Play).

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Freedomotic - Open Source Building Automation

05/15/14, Mauro Cicolella, Freedomotic
You can develop your own module, attach it to Freedomotic and leverage all the features provided by the other modules in the system, regardless of the implementation language.

Power Words: Net Neutrality… A New Way to Hold Ideas, Innovation Ransom
05/15/14, THE Insider 
Net neutrality and open Internet are more than just power words. They’re a vision that Vint, Push, Manny and all of the others set out to build.

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