Customizing the Smart Home: Putting the Power Into the Homeowner's Hands

Homeowners have been forced to choose between the autonomy provided by standalone smart devices on the one hand, and the robustness, sophistication, and extensive device support of professional automation systems on the other.

Seven Frequent Home Theater Missteps

For this article, we're going to focus on home theater issues that are the result of folks not always making the best choices. If some of these examples look a bit familiar, fear not, they will all be easily remedied by following our recommendations.

Vivint Smart Home Works With Google to Give Voice Control to All New Vivint Customers

The collaboration builds on Vivint's integration with the Google Assistant, which makes it easy to control lighting, locks, thermostats, garage doors and security features in a Vivint smart home.

Is it Influence or Manipulation? A Case for an Internet Code of Conduct

So, a connected world is a better world, right? This question is very much on-trend, especially in light of recent security and privacy breaches. Time to really give this question a second thought.

6 Smart Home Upgrades to Install During Your Remodel

Whether you're hiring a contractor or renovating your home yourself, the opportunity to update your home's technology shouldn't be missed. You'll save on installation time, and the potential increase in your home's value may offset many of the costs associated.

7 Great Bathroom Tech Innovations You Won't Want To Live Without

If you are one of the people that like old school appliances and cannot give an ear to new technology, let me give you a few reasons to install bathroom tech innovations in your home.

The Truth About Speaker Impedance

Instead of getting lost in the weeds with the impedance spec, it's better to take a step back and look at the most important thing your receiver provides and your speakers need; power.

The 'Intelligent' Home Investment

If you install smart home devices that appeal to universal concerns like security, ease of use, and integration, you will be much more likely to see an increase in your home's value.

"Alexa, Turn on the TV"-Introducing Amazon Fire TV Cube: A Simple and Intuitive Way to Control Your Entertainment

Amazon Fire TV Cube makes it easy to use Alexa to find and watch your favorite TV shows and movies, hands-free from across the room

Peerless-AV Case Study: Sprinklr

Peerless-AV® helps global brand wow customers with installation of large video wall in NYC headquarters.

Unsocial Social: Social Media Isn't Social, It's All About You

Because of the uproar the Facebook/Cambridge Analytics situation, governments around the globe are insisting on answers from Facebook on how they're going to protect their citizens' data from falling into the wrong hands and being misused/abused.

Olarm, the Smartest Peel & Stick Home Alarm System, Kicks off on Kickstarter

Using easy-to-install multi-functional sensors and a mobile app, this new system allows users to detect motion, smoke, temperature changes and more - through a free self-monitoring option or subscription based professional monitoring services.

9 Best Apps to Make Your Home Smarter

The market of smart home apps now is so big, that it became difficult to find the best option for you. I picked out 9 most useful and simple-to-use apps that will make your home smarter.

Three Robotic Vacuums for Every budget

There is a dizzying array of choices when it comes to robot vacuums and it's easy to choose one that's not right for you. In order to take the guesswork out of choosing the right robot vacuum, I've hand picked 3 of them.

NASCAR Champion Bobby Labonte Blends Rustic Charm with Luxury Tech in ELAN-Controlled Cabin in the Woods!

Labonte's secluded High Point, North Carolina residence is outfitted with ELAN® control, SpeakerCraft® and Sunfire® audio, and Furman® power conditioning to create the ultimate AV system.

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