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How to Connect Your Home Theater System

This article will guide you through how to connect your home theater so you’ll be kicking back and enjoying your new home theater before you can say DTS Master Audio HD.

Home Smart Home: Smart Home Solutions Are Coming in Bits, Pieces

CES is all about “things.” Things people can talk to; which, in turn, talk to other things as well as something somewhere else to come up with things to sell you; and so, the cycle continues.

Meet the Robots Taking Over a Tokyo Airport for the 2020 Olympics

The majority of incoming tourists will first encounter robots in the Tokyo Airport. At the time of this writing, there are seven different robots stationed at the airport. Each one features a unique and friendly archetype

Harnessing the Energy of the Sun for a Sustainable Tomorrow

When looking at potential solutions to becoming more self reliant/sustainable with energy, the conversation needs to begin with taking a hard look on how energy is being used today. There are several outside the box solutions that naturally lend themselves to sustainability

Prefab Flex House comes tricked out with smart home features

Jenny Xie for Curbed: Recently shown at CES, the so-called “right-sized” prefab design comes in at a comfortable 760 square feet, with smart home trimmings from head to toe.

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LynTec Enhances its Power Control Lineup With New Single DMX Address Zone Control Feature

New Feature Lowers Project Costs by Reducing the Number of DMX Addresses Required and Enabling Use of Smaller, Lower-Cost DMX Control Boards

ATLANTIC TECHNOLOGY APPOINTS TWO NEW SALES REPS IN US TERRITORIES

Atlantic Technology is pleased to announce the appointment of JBA Sales to cover Metro-NY and Marketing Concepts to cover Texas area.

RTI Develops New Driver for Yamaha MusicCast Wireless Multiroom Audio System

Latest Two-Way Driver Allows RTI Control and Automation Solutions to Command the Home Audio Experience

Just Add Power to Demonstrate 3G+4+ Tiling Transmitter at ISE 2018

Enables 4K Video Tiling Over the Network to an Infinite Number of Screens

ProSource Adds Six New Members in Q4 2017

Buying Group Announces Additional Resources for Power Level Members

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ELK Products -C1M1 Dual-Path Alarm Communicators with Remote Services

ELK Products -C1M1 Dual-Path Alarm Communicators with Remote Services

C1M1 offers a truly significant reduction in transmission time in comparison to other communicators that rely on dial capture or data bus decoding. This can result in quicker response time to emergency situations which could save lives and assets. By providing both IP and cellular pathways, C1M1 provides the reliability installers are looking for in an alarm communicator. C1M1 eliminates port forwarding and extra fees for remote access. Installers can remotely upload/download programming changes to M1 controls over IP or cellular using ElkRP2. Consumers can control the M1 remotely via the free ElkLink mobile app and web portal, as well as eKeypad and M1 Touch Pro apps. Other IP-based software and interface partners can connect to the M1 control over the local network through C1M1. C1M1 also provides email/text notifications for arm, disarm, and alarm events. ELK-C1M14GSM supports GSM (AT&T/T-Mobile) networks and ELK-C1M1CDMA supports CDMA (Verizon) networks.

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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.