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HomeToys Newsletter - Oct 21/15

Tradeshow Report for CEDIA EXPO 2015

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Tradeshow Report for CEDIA EXPO 2015

CEDA EXPO 2015 is held from October 14th - 17th in Dallas, Texas . This HomeToys.com Tradeshow report aims to bring you some of the new products introduced at this years event.

Installer Tips: Understanding Wireless AP Placement

Educate yourself on how Wi-Fi works, make sure your site surveys are thorough, use tools and testing to help you design, and ask your vendor for help. Do all of these things, and you'll be much more likely to install great Wi-Fi networks for satisfied, happy customers.

Consumers want a Smart Home Butler that provides services - not a bunch of connected things

There is a better way to market the Smart Home and Consumer Internet of Things.

3 Smart Thermostat Startups That Could Save on Your Energy Bills

Challenging Nest and Honeywell are three startups with different approaches to use your thermostat to save you money.

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CEDIA Announces 2015 Best New Product Award Winners

CEDIA has announced the winners of the 2015 Best New Product awards. The winning products were selected by a panel of home technology professional judges and were selected for the innovation they represent and the value they provide to both the integrator's business and the end user. 

August Unveils New Products and Services to Transform Home Access

August Home, Inc., today announced August Access, a first-of-its-kind platform that provides secure, trusted home access via the August Smart Lock for top service providers, including home repair, delivery, shipping, cleaning, elderly care, dog walking, among others. To enable this, the company unveiled a new line of products: the August Smart Lock - HomeKit enabled, the August Smart Keypad, and the August Doorbell Cam.

Savant unveils The Savant Remote

Users can control over 380,000 of today's most popular entertainment devices and switch easily between their favorites. The high-resolution touchscreen eliminates the need for extra buttons by elevating additional controls when necessary. Control happens wirelessly via Bluetooth and Wi-Fi without requiring any line of sight between the Remote and your entertainment system.

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>>> Featured Product

ELK Products -M1 GOLD with Two-Way Wireless

The M1 Gold Security & Automation Control combines security, fire, energy management, lighting, and access control to provide total control of the home. Easily integrating with products of industry partner manufacturers, M1 controls offer a truly customized solution. 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 offers a truly secure and reliable wireless solution with cutting edge techniques such as frequency hopping and UL approved jamming detection to defend against interference, hacking, and jamming. 

Learn More About ELK Products, Inc.

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Christie Digital Systems

Christie Digital Systems USA, Inc. is a global visual technologies company and is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Ushio, Inc., Japan. Consistently setting the standards by being the first to market some of the world's most advanced projectors and complete system displays, Christie is recognized as one of the most innovative visual technology companies in the world. From retail displays to Hollywood, mission critical command centers to classrooms and training simulators, Christie display solutions and projectors capture the attention of audiences around the world with dynamic and stunning images

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News
KWIKSET ANNOUNCES COMPATIBILITY OF SMARTCODE DOOR LOCKS WITH CRESTRON CONTROL SYSTEMS
Samsung SmartThings Home Monitoring Kit Debuts
CEDIA Report Finds New Connected Home Technologies and Rising Consumer Confidence Will Translate to Record Growth for its Members
With a Growing Smart Home Ecosystem, the Z-Wave Alliance Launches Integrator Membership + Training
New CEDIA Brand Strategy Unveiled
Events
CONNECTIONS™ EUROPE – IOT: CONNECTED ENTERTAINMENT AND THE SMART HOME
Nov 10 - 11 2015, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
ISC EAST
Nov 18 - 19 2015, New York, NY
2016 INTERNATIONAL CES
Jan 06 - 09 2016, Las Vegas, NV
CONNECTIONS SUMMIT AT CES
Jan 07 - 06 2016, Las Vegas, NV
INTEGRATED SYSTEMS EUROPE (ISE) 2016
Feb 09 - 12 2016, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
 
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