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HomeToys Home Tech Newsletter - June 2012

When the iPhone Makes a Perfect TV Remote? --- KanexPro Releases HDMI® Audio Extractors at InfoComm 2012 --- Tired of Wating for 4K. Well Here Comes 8K

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HomeToys Home Tech Newsletter - June 2012
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When the iPhone Makes a Perfect TV Remote?
05/31/12, Mark Anderson,
I’m not easily impressed, but on a recent trip to New Orleans, I was pleasantly surprised to discover a case where the iPhone was way better than the TV remote.

5 Reasons Why I Love my iPad but Hate it as a TV Remote Control
05/31/12, Eric Thies, DSI Entertainment Systems
There are many apps for iOS devices that allow it to perform as control pad, but is an iOS device the best option?

Using a Wireless Bridge to Provide Remote Network Connectivity
05/31/12, Brannon Young, Luxul
Key to the successful implementation of a wireless bridge is the equipment being used. The Luxul Xen™ High Performance Outdoor 802.11n Wireless Access Point (XAP-1040) is designed specifically for optimal coverage and distance.

Bigger, Better Pixels Make Video a Whole New Game
05/31/12, Andy Marken , Marken Communications
This week's Nvidia GPU Technology Conference gave us yet another peek into why the GPU (Graphic Processor Unit) still matters. Jen-Hsun Huang runs a high tempo aggressive team that is always pushing the envelope and his latest announcement was no exception bringing tears to our son's eyes because he so wanted one of the $1K units but no way! It may be all about gaming power but the pixel processing power took us right back to NAB and how their latest offerings and technology announcements is keeping pace with movie and broadcast producers demands for better quality video content and faster/more comprehensive encoding. And yes you still have to store it all somewhere!!

The Camera Has Many Eyes
05/31/12, Len Calderone
A look at how new imaging technologies work and their role in security applications

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KanexPro Releases HDMI® Audio Extractors at InfoComm 2012

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Imerge Launches The Ground-Breaking S4000 Audio Server

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Tired of Wating for 4K. Well Here Comes 8K
Demand for 4K is slowly increasing now that there is regular press coverage and consumer products are starting to appear (see: Beyond Blu-ray). NHK and Panasonic have raised the bar yet again with their prototype 145-inch 8K plasma display.





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