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HomeToys Newsletter - Oct 18/16

Case Study: Affordable HD Video Distribution For Small Business Owners

HomeToys Newsletter
HomeToys Newsletter - Oct 18/16
Featured Articles

Case Study: Affordable HD Video Distribution For Small Business Owners

HD-over-IP offers scalability and flexibility at a price more customers can afford.

Case Study: Daytona International Speedway

Peerless-AV ® Becomes DAYTONA Technology Platform Partner, Providing Over 800 Outdoor Displays to Daytona International Speedway.

The Decline of Broadcast TV

Streaming and a la carte services are the future of television because they give the viewer many more choices and because it's convenient to watch shows on most portable devices.

Why Insurance Companies Want to Subsidize Your Smart Home

Stacey Higginbotham for MIT Technology Review:  Insurers such USAA and American Family have lately begun offering to strike a high-tech bargain: wire your home with Internet-connected devices such as a new thermostat, and get a discount on your home insurance policy in return.
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Story of the Day

The UK Just Switched on Its Future Smart Home Power Grid

Mike Brown for Inverse:  The world’s first data transmission over a power grid has been successfully completed, paving the way for a decentralized future where smart houses tell each other how much energy they need. The tests, conducted by Reactive Technologies in the UK, sends data along the 50Hz electricity signal that passes through sub-station transformers that link up the country’s grid. The wires themselves have been used to send data before, but it’s getting through those transformers that’s never been done.
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News Headlines
The Only 'All-in-One' Smart Home and Security Console, NuBryte Touchpoint, Coming to Homes Throughout U.S.
KEF Announces Release of LS50 Wireless A Complete and Fully Active System
CEDIA Best New Product Award Finalist Datasat Sets Sights on Europe and Delivering an Exceptional Experience at ISE 2017
WallyHome™ Introduces Second Generation Monitoring System With "Rapid Response" To Help Homeowners Prevent Serious Property Damage
Tivoli Audio Blurs the Line Between Audio and ART
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Featured Product

MIDLITE® - Power Jumper IC™ HDTV & Sound Bar Power Relocation Kit with Interconnect

The Power Jumper IC™ HDTV & Sound Bar Power Relocation Kit easily conceals power & A/V cables within the wall for a professional appearance. The kit is recessed and features a new low profile in-wall jumper that can be fed through 1" diameter holes. The metal strain relief bracket provides a solid connection for the interconnect. The kit comes prewired and does not require an electrician for installation. The Power Jumper IC™ is available in three options, HDTV, Sound Bar and HDTV & Sound Bar.

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Featured Company

ELK Products, Inc.

ELK Products is a manufacturer of premium products for security and automation. Our product line includes controls, speakers, sirens, power supplies, batteries, timers, relays, PLCs, and recordable voice units. The M1 Security & Automation Control offers convenience, comfort and simplicity by combining security, energy management, and home control solutions. with timely access to information & simple, user friendly interfaces, M1 keeps you informed & in control anytime, anywhere!

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