British Gas, MivaTek, Prodea, Salus, UXP Systems, and Zipato to discuss smart home value-added services at CONNECTIONS™ Europe

Parks Associates hosts tenth-annual CONNECTIONS™ Europe Conference, 10-11 November, Amsterdam

Cortus Marks 10th Anniversary

Second decade for Cortus begins with over forty licensees and over 800 million integrated circuits manufactured containing APS processor IP. - Special Tradeshow Coverage of CEDIA EXPO 2015.

CEDIA EXPO 2015 will be held from October 14th - 17th in Dallas, Texas . This Special Tradeshow report aims to bring you news, articles and products from this years event. Updated 10/15/15

Consumer Satisfaction in Smart Home Automation Market Rising Slowly though Overall Demand Continues to Drop

Smart Home devices and technology are supposed to make life easier for consumers, but a new report from Argus Insights shows that satisfaction is only slowly rising while overall demand continues the decline as revealed in the Connected Home Demand Report from June. Connectivity has been accomplished, but future success of the market will depend on how smart the products can really be. According to the new data, distrust from consumers about the reliability of connected devices is obstructing growth in consumer adoption and that, along with a steady drop in demand, may lead to a challenging holiday sales season for home automation companies. Argus Insights Smart Home Delight report is available here:

Argus Insights proprietary analysis of 45,000 consumer reviews sourced from around the world from March through August 2015 shows that there is a slow improvement in satisfaction among home automation customers with smart light bulbs and security kits and hubs leading in ‘consumer delight' with the greatest disappointment in the category of security cameras. The report takes a deeper look at consumer response to security systems, in particular Canary and SimpliSafe, and security cameras and the Nest Cam market acceptance.

"These devices are still designed more for the Internet of Things than the Internet of Humans. Mainstream consumers were burned last holiday season by installation and reliability issues and though the remaining consumers in the market overall like these products more, the issues that forced out mainstream adopters after Holiday 2014 remain," said John Feland, CEO, Argus Insights. "Our analysis suggests that 2015 may be less than robust for smart home devices."  Cont'd...

CEDIA - Pakedge Releases Gigabit AC Wireless, First and Most Comprehensive in the AV Industry

Pakedge's high-powered and versatile WX-1 access point was released on Sept 28th

Libre Wireless Technologies Delivers Consumer Electronics Product Companies the Most Advanced Multi-Room Audio Platform

DDMS technology creates a highly efficient over the air interface that does not over burden the Home Access Points like most other multizone approaches.

Parks Associates: 18% of U.S. broadband households own a smart home device

New consumer research evaluates the trends in smart product adoption

X2O Powers Visual Communications for Toronto's New Union Pearson Express Train Service

X2O Platform Simplifies Provision of Timely Travel, News, and Weather Information While Supporting Targeted Messaging Across Display Network

Keith Pribyl, Rob Zurn Join Simple Control

Simple Control Adds Industry Heavyweights in Preparation for CI-channel Retail Launch

CEDIA - Quantum Media Systems Demonstrates 4K and UHD Digital Cinema Packages at CEDIA Expo

Delivering advanced proprietary technologies, the highest level of quality, and best value in Private Home Theater Packages, Quantum Media Systems provides high-performance 4K and 2K visual images for high-end residential installations

CEDIA - Ihiji Enters Dynamic Growth Phase with New Products, New Office, New Hires, New Website, and More

Leading manufacturer of Remote Network Management (SaaS) solutions for the Internet of Things (IoT) leads integrator education and empowerment efforts

Amazon Echo Brings Voice-Control to Insteon Connected Home Devices

"Amazon Echo is a major game changer for consumers who have been asking for voice control of Insteon devices"

Open Frame Panel PC features Haswell or Celeron Embedded PC

The OPC8240 presents a 24 inch 1080p full HD display with touch screen monitors and light or motion sensor options, provided with Dual LAN, USB, COM, VGA, and HDMI video ports.

Control Your Personal Wireless Lighting System with Hue Lights

It's compatible with any iOS device including the new Apple Watch.

TecHomeX Research Uncovers Surging Interest in Broad Scope of Home Technologies

Integrators, contractors, builders, remodelers, architects and related trades see the value of extended tech plays and plan to expand offerings over the next two years

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