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HomeToys A/V Newsletter - Sept 3/14

Why do I Need a Subwoofer? Part Three

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HomeToys A/V Newsletter - Sept 3/14
 Commercial and Residential A/V & Automation Systems
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Why do I Need a Subwoofer? Part Three
09/02/14, Contributed by, Aperion Audio
How Subwoofers Work

What are the Latest Home Theater Seating Trends?
09/02/14, Contributed by, VIA International
As time goes on and the entertainment room is being used for more than just a movie viewing area, the furnishings and layouts have become more diversified to accommodate a more casual and interactive environment.

CEDIA 2014 - Some Perspectives - Part 1
09/02/14, Prepared by, HomeToys.com
We interviewed several companies about CEDIA to find out what the show means for them and how they take advantage of the opportunities it provides. Here is what Russound, OSD Audio and Muxlab had to say.

CEDIA 2014 - Some Perspectives - Part 2
09/02/14, Prepared by, HomeToys.com
We interviewed several companies about CEDIA to find out what the show means for them and how they take advantage of the opportunities it provides. Here is what ChannelVision, Elk Products and Monitor Audio had to say.

HDMI Re-Defined for Professional Use
09/02/14, Scott Schaefer, President, Comprehensive Cable
Exclusive features include ProGrip® Connector Technology which keeps the connector from slipping out, SureLength® Indicators which simply but usefully indicate the length of the cable right on the connector head which is invaluable for integrators.

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Icontrol Networks Powers SmartHome Ventures' PEQ Home Automation System
 

Icontrol Networks, a leader in connected home technology and innovation, today announced that SmartHome Ventures has chosen Icontrol to power the newly-launched PEQ (pronounced "peek") home automation system, available now at www.mypeq.com, and at select Best Buy store locations and on BestBuy.com beginning August 31st. With this announcement, the best-in-class Icontrol smart home platform is now available for consumers to purchase and use right out of the box. 

The Wireless Speaker and Audio (WiSA®) Association, an industry group dedicated to bringing, high resolution, wireless, multi-channel audio products to the home theater market, continues its fast growth with the addition of six new members.  

Microsoft invests in these 10 smart-home startups
Microsoft is betting on the future of the smart home, and it's hoping to discover that future within its own ranks.   Earlier this summer, the company announced plans to launch a start-up accelerator focused specifically on home automation.

ADT refines its 'recipes' on smart home automation
For most of its brief existence, the modern smart home has offered a frustratingly fragmented user experience. A maze of competing, proprietary ecosystems has forced consumers to pick a "side" (be it Staples Connect, Lowes Iris, Quirky Wink, or Belkin WeMo)

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ELK Products -M1 GOLD with Two-Way Wireless

The M1 Gold Security & Automation Control combines security, energy management, lighting, and access control with the accessibility to over 50 integration partners offering a flexible and integration friendly approach to home and business management. With remote access capabilities and simple, user-friendly interfaces, M1 keeps homeowners informed and in control, anytime, anywhere! ELK's Two-Way Wireless family of products for the M1 Cross Platform Control revolutionizes the reliability and functionality of wireless peripherals for homes and businesses. Designed with true, two-way signal acknowledgement, ELK's two-way wireless technology assures installation confidence through signal quality and status LED indicators. 

Learn More About ELK Products, Inc.

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News
CEDIA 2014 Special News Report 
CEDIA 2014 - Atlantic Technology Introduces Revolutionary 44-DA Speaker Module for New Dolby Atmos® Sound Technology
Indiegogo - Introducing GeckoEye: Security for Peace of Mind
GreenPeak releases new, ground-breaking Family Lifestyle Systems
ZigBee Certified Products Surpass 1,000
CEDIA 2014 - LUXUL ANNOUNCES $399 MSRP WIRELESS CONTROLLER
Linear Unveils QUADStor NVR 400 Series
Indiegogo - The iRBeacon Has Reached its Goal on Indiegogo and is Moving on to Make More Remotes Useless and Thus Build a Smarter Home
Events
ROCKY MOUNTAIN AUDIO FEST
Oct 10 - 12 2014, Denver CO
OTTTV WORLD SUMMIT
Nov 17 - 20 2014, London, UK
CONNECTIONS EUROPE
Nov 18 - 19 2014, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
ISC EAST
Nov 19 - 20 2014, New York, NY
INTERNET OF THINGS APPLICATIONS USA 2014 CONNECTING THE EDGE
Nov 19 - 20 2014, Santa Clara, CA
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