Breaking news: DS2 announced as the Net -atHome™2006 Privilege Sponsor!

May 22, 2006 Homega Research is very proud to welcome DS2 as its exclusive Privilege Sponsor for Net-atHome™2006. Stay tuned for more details concerning the DS2 keynote speaker and exhibition highlights!

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of Systems on Silicon (DS2) is the leading supplier of chipsets for powerline communications. Since 1998, the vision of a global networked digital world using any socket in any room has driven the technology development process at DS2. Winner of the Best of Innovations Award at the 2005 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, DS2´s 200 Mbps power line communications (PLC) chip family is revolutionizing the market. On performance, DS2 chips are 10 times faster than other existing PLC technologies. In features they support multiple streams of video including Triple Play (video, voice and data networked around the home); and, they are the only regulatory compliant chips available to transmit high quality digital TV signals around the home. Two powerful industry groups, the Universal Powerline Association (UPA) and the European Commission funded OPERA (Open PLC European Research Alliance) consortium have adopted DS2 technology in support of multi -vendor standard certified product. For more information, please visit www.ds2.es. For more information on how you can get involved in Net -atHome™2006, please contact us at info@net -athome.com.

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Light sockets; Not just for lights anymore

Light sockets; Not just for lights anymore

Smart Bulbs are out there and they can do far more then just provide light. Speakers, projectors, wi-fi extenders and more. The standard light socket that is wired up and ready to go in nearly every home in North America is now providing an easy and affordable option for home owners and renters alike to enter into the world of the "Smart Home". Here is a look at some of the Smart Bulbs and Smart Lighting options out there, and this list is just the beginning. In this ongoing article we hope to continue to add to and grow this list, so stay tuned!