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HomeToys Newsletter - Apr 8/15

The Smart Home Library - Who, What, Where and How! Part 2 - The Summary Table

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HomeToys Newsletter - Apr 8/15

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The Smart Home Library - Who, What, Where and How! Part 2 - The Summary Table

Here is a summary of the info compiled for some of the companies, systems and products vying for dominance in your smart home.

ISC West and Video Mount Products

Customers like the fact that they can bring in one trusted installation team and get all of their services and product support from a single partner.

Smart Home Interview - SmartThings

Part of this open ecosystem is a smart device certification program where SmartThings curates and certifies innovations submitted from the developer community.

Smart Home Interview - Crestron

Crestron control intelligence is embedded into popular AV equipment such as projectors, flat panel TVs, audio/video receivers, and a variety of other wired and wireless devices.

Smart Home Interview - Vivint

Vivint Sky is able to learn from homeowners’ behaviors and make intelligent suggestions.

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Internet of Things Relay For Home Automation Using Arduino

Makers, developers and hobbyists who enjoy making projects from home automation using different Arduino microcontrollers, Raspberry Pi mini PCs or anything else that can connect to the Internet of Things.

Maybe interested in a new IoT relay that has been created by Team IoT to allow you to easily connect devices and boards to mains voltages to create the perfect home automation systems.

ZigBee Alliance and Thread Group Collaborate to Aid Development of Connected Home Products

The ZigBee Alliance (www.ZigBee.org) and the Thread Group (www.threadgroup.org) today announced they are collaborating to enable the ZigBee Cluster Library to run over Thread networks. By working together, ZigBee and Thread can jointly provide an interoperable solution to help streamline product development and ultimately improve the consumer's experience in the connected home. 

SmartThings delays its next-gen smart home products

From PCWorld: SmartThings, the home automation company Samsung Electronics acquired last August, has delayed the launch of its new home hub and sensors to the third quarter, as it works to improve performance and stability.

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HDMI 4X1 Switcher with Audio Extraction, UHD-4K

The HDMI 4x1 Switcher with Audio Extraction allows four (4) HDMI sources to be distributed to one (1) HDMI display. The switcher supports up to 4K (3840 x 2160), 8-bit color and HD audio. The extracted audio is available on an S/PDIF Toslink, Coaxial and 3.5mm Stereo Jack. The splitter is HDCP 1.3 compliant and features LED diagnostics. Additionally, all HDMI connectors are on the rear panel for neater cabling. Switches between four Ultra HD sources to one Ultra HD display Supports resolutions up to Ultra HD 4K x 2K (3840 x 2160 @ 30Hz) and 1080p Full HD Supports 12-bit Deep Color, 3D Extracts audio to S/PDIF Toslink, Coaxial and 3.5mm Stereo Jack Extracts LPCM to Analog Audio 3.5mm Stereo Jack Supports LPCM 7.1, Dolby® TrueHD, Dolby Digital® Plus, and DTS-HD Master Audio™ Push button selects between the four HDMI inputs IR Remote Control

Learn More About MuxLab Inc.

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Octava Inc.

Digital HD Video Audio - Switching - Distribution - Routing

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One-fourth of U.S. broadband households find value-added monitoring services very appealing

Metra Home Theater Group Joins Security Channel at ISC West with Spyclops Security Surveillance System Line

VMP Features Newly Upgraded PDS-LCM2B Ceiling Mount Adapter at 2015 ISC West

Savant Introduces All-New Smart Host

Simply Automated Announces the Anywhere Virtual Scheduler-Timer for Automating Control of Residential and Landscape Lighting

ISC West 2015 - Platinum Tools Makes Cable Tracing Easy

Events

SECUTECH

Apr 28 - 30 2015, Taipei, Taiwan

CONNECTIONS™: THE PREMIER CONNECTED HOME CONFERENCE

May 19 - 21 2015, San Francisco, CA

INFOCOMM 2015

Jun 13 - 19 2015, Orlando, FL

DISPLAY SUMMIT 2015

Jun 15 - 16 2015, Orlando, FL

CE WEEK

Jun 24 - 25 2015, New York, NY

2015 CREATIVE STORAGE CONFERENCE

Jun 30 - 30 2015, Culver City, CA

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