Thursday September 8, 2011
Love the idea of using your iPhone for a remote but hate using it for simple tasks such as tweaking the volume or fast forwarding commercials? RTI has today announced the SURFiR, a simple hard buttoned remote designed to complement company's iPad, iPhone & iPod Touch solutions by offering a wide array of instant-access hard buttons for convenient button surfing. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 9/08 at 2:52 PM
Previewed at last year's CEDIA Expo, Savant has officially released the Savant Select handheld remote control, which merges an iPod Touch with traditional hard buttons. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 9/08 at 11:54 AM
Wednesday September 7, 2011
Control4 has launched a new 7" portable tablet-style control with Flash support, capacitive touchscreen and intercom functionality. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 9/07 at 6:46 PM
Saturday September 3, 2011
With CEDIA Expo 2011 beginning next week, URC has revealed that they are developing an iPad and iPhone app for their new Total Control system. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 9/03 at 7:50 AM
Tuesday August 30, 2011
As CEDIA Expo 2011 approaches next week, URC has just announced their training schedule
along with incentives for show attendees to come and spend some time learning.
Over the 12 free training courses running between Wednesday and Saturday, URC will be giving away over $120,000 in merchandise and door prizes. Additionally, everyone who attends will receive two books (softbound and on CD), combined with over 350 pages of useful information on programming Total Control whole-house systems. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 8/30 at 9:30 AM
Saturday August 6, 2011
This September at CEDIA in Indianapolis, new RTI spinoff company PRO Control will officially debut their inaugural product lineup. This includes two hybrid remote controls, two central control processors, plus a unique solution that combines software for a smartphone, tablet or PC with a basic hard buttoned remote control. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 8/06 at 7:55 AM
Sunday June 19, 2011
In today's video Hank Eisengrein from URC gives us an in-depth look at the range of new Total Control products.
Learn about the MRX-10 and MRX-1 network controllers, DMS-1200 multi-zone and DMS-100 single-zone amplifers, TRC-780 and TRC-1200 color remote controls, TKP-100 in-wall keypad, the all-new line of IP cameras, MAC filtering network switches and more. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 6/19 at 7:20 AM
Monday May 30, 2011
Today’s video in our series features URC’s Eric Johnson, who takes you on a tour of the company booth and introduces the company’s completely new Total Control series of products.
In addition to an overview of the general concept and how it can benefit Custom Installers, you’ll also get to see some of the new products including the SNP-1 network music player, MRX-10 advanced network controller, TRC-780 2-way remote control, DMS-100 single-zone and DMS-1200 multi-zone amplifiers, plus the TKP-2000 in-wall network keypad. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 5/30 at 7:40 AM
Tuesday May 24, 2011
Our video series continues today with the fourth installment!
Today features Pete Baker from Remote Technologies Inc., who will take you on a complete tour of the company’s booth. Learn about the latest products such as the T2-C+ and T3-V+ universal system controllers, Apple integration via the RTiDock iPod dock and RTiPanel iPhone/iPad app, the expanded AD-8 distributed audio system, plus the Virtual Panel. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 5/24 at 7:23 AM
Friday May 13, 2011
With this weekend’s catastrophic hard drive failure on my work system finally resolved, I have been able to complete the third part of our CEDIA Technology Updates video series.
Today you’ll hear from ELAN Home Systems president Paul Starkey as he introduces the g! control system and their new 2-way handheld controller, the HR2. Also included is a short demonstration of the g! system’s user interface. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 5/13 at 7:03 AM