Land Rush: It's Time to Civilize the IoT Wild West

For companies to reach their destiny, the consumer technology industry needs standards that CTA and other standards groups can "negotiate" for consumers. Companies can then focus on products that help make the digital transition easier and faster.

Domotz Introduces Domotz Pro, the Home Intelligence and Remote Tech Support System That Includes a Customizable App Businesses Can Tailor for Their Customers

Businesses can now provide monitoring service and remote IT support for any network or device problem

Control4 Rolls Out New Line of Smart Home Solutions Starting at $600 MSRP

The Control4 EA Series delivers exceptional entertainment and high-performance automation for homes of any size.

Open Your Garage Door From The Palm Of Your Hand With Overhead Door's New OHD Anywhere™

Remote Opener Offers Incredible Convenience and Security

Alpha, Turing Robot, and Blue Frog Robotics to Build China's First "Smart Home Ecosystem"

Alpha (www.gdalpha.com) yesterday announced the launch of its S Plan - a $304 million initiative aimed at developing a range of smart devices from smart robots to smart watches. As part of the initiative, Alpha revealed its strategic partnership with leading robot developers and manufacturers, Blue Frog Robotics and Turing Robot, to build China's first "Smart Home Ecosystem."

A Disappointing Consumer Electronic Show (CES) For Home Automation

Mike Krell for Forbes:  Ultimately, my problem and disappointment with the CES home automation offerings this year was the fact that there were too many undifferentiated products and not enough simple solutions. It seemed that most companies wanted to focus on their single use product or application, and I’ve got to say, I was underwhelmed—especially with the differentiation from product to product. How much differentiation can there be in a doorbell or lock? Don’t get me wrong; I saw a few unique things. However, my belief is that 5 years from now all home automation products will be pretty much the same, and the products won’t address what the consumers really want. Why? Because it’s not about the products. Consumers today may be thinking of just buying a product such as a doorbell, lock or camera, but when you talk to most people, what they want is to use technology to change or enhance their lifestyles. Consumers want to use technology to make their lives simpler and easier. I like to call these lifestyle solutions “scenes”. Scenes are derived from the way we (want to) live.    Cont'd...

D-Tools to Sponsor BRAVAS Summit January 27-28, 2016

Invite-only trade event targets mid-size custom integration firms, offers opportunity to develop new ways of optimizing businesses

Estimating App for AV Integrators - Jetbuilt

Jetbuilt allows users to estimate a substantial project in minutes, not hours.

New Product Makes Home Security Faster, More Accessible

Home technology innovator LiveWatch Security has continued improving speed and affordability in the home security industry with the release of the Plug&Protect IQ 2.0 system.

Kickstarter - EKOOR Unveils Proximity Beacons to Make Smart Homes Even Smarter

EKOOR, a Green Energy promoter in IoT recently launched a Kickstarter campaign to gather funds to produce their latest indoor light powered Bluetooth Proximity Beacons aimed at adding proximity intelligence to smart homes.

Calrec Audio Products Showcased at BVE 2016

BVE 2016 Calrec Audio Product Preview Stand F10

ISE 16 - Experience "Life on Crestron" at Integrated Systems Europe 2016

Visit Hall 2, Booth C24 to Tour the Exceptional Office and Home Environments Made Possible by Crestron Technology

ISE 16 - Zigen ISE 2016 Press Brief

Zigen is showing and discussing products in a kiosk in the Valens Booth (HDBaseT.org) Hall 5, Stand U92 (5-U92) Zigen is a leading provider of 4K HDMI connectivity solutions known for its credo "Field Tested - Installer Approved - Install with Confidence!" It's about reliability. No installer can afford go-backs and service calls. Zigen products are designed and engineered in the US and are made for 24/7 flawless operation.

Whitepaper: Consumers embracing connected devices as companies look to expand the IoT in 2016

Over 40% of U.S. broadband households plan to buy a smart home device by mid-2016

ISE 16 - Revolabs to Demonstrate Range of Teleconferencing and Microphone Systems at ISE 2016

Revolabs' Flawless Audio Improves Collaboration and Productivity

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