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HomeToys Newsletter - June 1/16

Special Tradeshow Coverage of InfoComm 2016

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HomeToys Newsletter - June 1/16
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HomeToys.com - Special Tradeshow Coverage of InfoComm 2016.

InfoComm 2016 will be held from June 4th - 10th in Las Vegas, Nevada. This HomeToys.com Special Tradeshow report aims to bring you news, articles and products from this years event.

Yesterday, Tomorrow: New Technology Isn't Always Better, Just More

Recent Edmunds and Nielsen reports found the connected generations were less interested in having a car than their parents. They'd rather focus on minor things like home loan payments/rent, healthcare, food, utilities, taxes, family vacations and dinner out now and then.

Home8 Delivers Smarter Living With Comprehensive Home Awareness and Smart Protection

Smart Living Platform Allows Consumers to Build an Accessible, Affordable, DIY Ecosystem With Their Family and Friends

Product Innovation: It's Not a Man's World Anymore

The primary reason more women are needed in product innovation and the technology sector is because of the dire skills shortage in this area.

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Netatmo Connect launches to make its smart home tech smarter

Michael Sawh for Wareable:  Good news Netatmo fans, the smart home company has announced a new Connect platform that will allow developers to tap into its connected kit, including the Welcome indoor camera, thermostat and weather station.

CEDIA DEVELOPS HOME TECHNOLOGY CERTIFICATE PROGRAM FOR COLDWELL BANKER REAL ESTATE

RealEstateRama:  CEDIA and Coldwell Banker Real Estate have collaborated to offer a home technology certificate program to Coldwell Banker Real Estate independent agents. The newly developed curriculum, which will be taught by CEDIA representatives, will help agents better represent the value of home technology.

Google announces Google Home smart hub and upgraded Assistant voice engine

Ryan Whitwam for Extreme Tech:  Google has let Amazon basically own the connected home assistant market for the last year and a half with the Echo and other Alexa-enabled devices. Now, Google is leveraging its extensive natural language processing engine to launch Google Home, a connected hub that brings voice commands to your house. Google has also been working on making its system of voice commands more conversational, which it now calls Google Assistant.

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>>> Featured Product

Luxul High Power AC1900 Dual-Band Wireless Access Point (XAP-1510)

The all new XAP-1510 offers a best in class Wireless Access Point designed specifically for the CI channel. Combining high output power and leading-edge 802.11ac 3x3 Dual-Band technology with Beamforming, the XAP-1510 delivers data rates up to 1900Mbps along with outstanding wireless coverage for a world-class Wi-Fi experience. It can be used as a standalone AP or as part of a multi-AP deployment together with Luxul's XWC-1000 wireless controller. The XAP-1510 will be available from authorized Luxul distributors in October.

Learn More About Luxul

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GreenPeak Technologies

GreenPeak is one of the leaders in the ZigBee market with a rich offering of RF chips for the Smart Home

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Platinum Tools® Ships Net Chaser™ Ethernet Speed Certifier and Network Tester; Featured at 2016 InfoComm
Welcome to CE Week: Where Tech Meets Business
Meet Phyn: A Joint Venture Focused On Intelligent Water From Belkin And Uponor
Panasonic Launches an Inrush Low-Profile Relay Suited for Remote Control of Smart Switches and Power Outlets
 
Events
CE WEEK
Jun 21 - 23 2016, New York, NY
2016 CREATIVE STORAGE CONFERENCE
Jun 23 - 23 2016, Culver City, CA
CONNECTED HEALTH SUMMIT: ENGAGING CONSUMERS
Aug 30 - 01 2016, San Diego, CA
THE WEARABLE TECHNOLOGY SHOW
Oct 04 - 05 2016, Santa Clara Convention Center, CA
CONNECTED +
Oct 12 - 13 2016, Toronto,ON
CEDIA EXPO 2016
Oct 14 - 17 2016, Dallas, TX
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