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Case Study: Living Off-Grid

Melinda and Ezra Auerbach began living off grid on Lasqueti Island in the 1970’s. Since then, their lifestyle has literally evolved from kerosene and candles to dishwashers and Wi-Fi.

Creative Ways to Finance Solar and Storage Systems

Before you decide how you will finance your solar panels, make sure to research what solar financing benefits are being offered in your area. Solar technology at home is an eco-friendly movement which is growing and that has already been proven to pay for itself over time.

AI Could Beat Humans at Everything by 2030

Specialized AI applications will become both progressively ordinary and more useful by 2030, improving our economy and quality of life.

Retrofitting Solar PV with Energy Storage

Falling costs paired with new revenue streams available to residential and commercial owners is driving storage deployments to new highs.

Transparency vs. Privacy

In autonomous vehicles, should the information in the vehicle’s storage be transparent (to all vehicles nearby) or should it all be kept private unless the vehicle’s owner wants to share that information publicly?

How Machine Learning Plus Weather Information Can Help Us Feed The World

Even if we had perfect weather data everywhere all the time, there are many more uncertainties in a lot of the weather-driven agronomic models that attempt to predict crop stage, disease pressure, and crop performance

Artificial Intelligence: The Next Big Thing In Service Robotics

The traditional industrial robots, engineered with advanced sensors and AI, have found several applications in manufacturing and electronics, which boosted the growth of the service robotics market.

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64 Audio Collaborates with Grammy-Nominated Bassist Nathan East; Launches N8 Custom In-Ear Monitor

Now Available, the First-of-its-Kind N8 is the Result of a Close Collaboration to Create a Special Edition Custom In-Ear Monitor Aimed at Musicians and Discerning Audiophiles

GeckoSystems, an AI Robotics Co., Improves Power Wheelchair Safety

AI enabled human quick sense and avoid of moving and/or unmapped obstacles that opens up the immense HME/DME rehab and power wheelchair markets to GeckoSystems for a first mover opportunity.

Martin Audio MLA Again Reinforces Record-Setting Sziget Festival in Hungary

Capital Sound provided several stages worth of Martin Audio MLA for Hungary's Sziget Festival that set records with attendance of 565,000 over seven days.

Control4 Certified Showrooms to Showcase New Smart Home Experiences at Global #C4Yourself Day on October 18

Home technology professionals will demonstrate new smart home solutions from Control4, including expanded music services, Intercom Anywhere, and When >> Then Automation.

SOLAREDGE INTRODUCES STOREDGE BACKUP SOLUTION FOR THE ENTIRE HOME

SolarEdge's expanded StorEdge solution with a backup interface provides backup power to the entire house, eliminating the need to pre-select backed-up loads.

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Rolls Battery - Maintenance-Free AGM & GEL Batteries

Rolls Battery - Maintenance-Free AGM & GEL Batteries

With a full range of capacity options (85AH-3300AH) and voltage configurations to choose from, Rolls Battery maintenance-free 2V, 6V & 12V AGM and broad range of 2V GEL models offer a valve regulated lead acid (VRLA) battery option with the same dependable energy storage and heavy-duty construction customers have grown to expect from the Rolls brand for over sixty years. Installed in off-grid, grid-tied or backup float applications, these sealed batteries require minimal ongoing maintenance and provide a versatile energy storage solution for remote or confined installations. Rolls Battery AGM and GEL battery lines deliver superior cycle life and are backed by an industry-leading warranty.

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Qorvo company

Qorvo company

The Qorvo Wireless Connectivity business unit is one of the leading developers of wireless semiconductor system solutions for connected devices, with a broad range of advanced RF chips and software for smart home data communications and the IoT.