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HomeToys Newsletter - May 20/15

Digital Cinema Market Innovating to Stay Relevant

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HomeToys Newsletter - May 20/15
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Digital Cinema Market Innovating to Stay Relevant

Large flat panel TV and home theater projectors offer stunning images and sound quality, so how can the theater differentiate the experience enough to entice consumers to leave the comfort of their home?

A Rosy View of Smart Buildings

Smart buildings are often moving the wrong way, with more central "cloud-based" decision making, and less autonomy.

Z-Wave Labs Applications Open In First Ever Global Z-Wave IoT Competition

Z-Wave is the IoT leader in both the smart home and lifestyle security markets with 1300+ certified products that are fully interoperable as well as backwards- and forwards-compatible across the Z-Wave ecosystem.

What's the difference between your car and your home?

Upon purchase, the car is already equipped with lots of functionalities and possibilities. We seldom have the choice of individualized options anymore. When a house is concerned, things are quite different.


To protect your company, rethink what you reveal on social media, as it is all fodder for social engineers. Develop policies for handling sensitive requests like password resets over the phone. Have a security audit done.

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ADT Announces Bold Vision to Lead Next Generation of Security and Automation Market

The ADT Corporation unveiled a series of innovative partnerships and new product and platform enhancements aimed at delivering advanced solutions to its residential and business customer base.

CEDIA Launches Video Guide to Smart Home Wiring

CEDIA (the Custom Electronic Design and Installation Association) has produced a new video Guide to Smart Home Wiring which introduces consumers, builders and design professionals to the benefits that a properly designed and installed cabling infrastructure can provide in homes today. 

Samsung wants everyone to build smart home gadgets on its new platform

From Josh Lowensohn for The Verge: If you plan on building or buying a connected gadget in the immediate future, Samsung wants to be inside of it. Today the company announced Artik, a collection of small system-on-chips designed to power everything from wearable devices to home appliances.

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OmniMount - OmniElite Series - OE150FM

A premium mount to match the highly stylized form of thin, large format HD and UHD TVs. The OmniElite mounts are graceful, yet powerful. For home theater enthusiasts dropping a pretty penny on a new TV, the OmniElite Series is the best way to finish the look.

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Z-Wave Alliance

Z-Wave technology and is an open internationally recognized ITU standard (G.9959). It is the leading wireless home control technology in the market today, with over 1100 certified interoperable products worldwide. Represented by the Z-Wave Alliance, and supported by more than 300 companies around the world, the standard is a key enabler of smart living solutions for home safety and security, energy, hospitality, office and light commercial applications.

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InfoComm 2015 Special News Report

Gefen Unveils Latest Innovations at InfoComm 2015

Oomi Smart Home Soars Beyond its Goal and Raises over $1 Million in 22 Days

Platinum Tools® Debuts Net Prowler™ PRO Test Kit at 2015 InfoComm

CEA Announces Record 176,676 Attendees at 2015 International CES

PureLink to Demonstrate Motore 4K Scaling at InfoComm15

RTI Now Shipping Next-Generation T3x Remote Control

Nineteenth-annual CONNECTIONS™ Conference addresses Internet of Things and the Connected Consumer

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