Friday October 21, 2011
Itís Friday and that means itís time for another new CEDIA 2011 video report! Today in the sixth episode we feature Jeff Singer from Crestron Electronics
, who takes us through four different sections of the Crestron booth.
First he introduces the companyís iPad docking solutions and describes how the Core 3 UI interface is available on numerous third-party devices ranging from iPhones and Android tablets to Macs and PCs. Next he talks about the new Sonnex 48-channel multiroom audio distribution system, and then demonstrates how older Crestron systems can be quickly and inexpensively converted from analog to digital video. Finally, youíll get a look at the tiny TPMC-3SMD 2.8" in-wall touchscreen control. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 10/21 at 7:22 AM
Friday October 7, 2011
TGIF! Today Iím very pleased to release the second segment of our CEDIA 2011 video report. Youíll hear from Mark Buster, Chief Technology Officer for BitWise Controls
, who shows off the companyís latest network-based automation controllers and demonstrates how the iPad, iPhone and Android-based user interface operates.
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 10/07 at 7:42 AM
Saturday September 3, 2011
Over the past month RTI has been very busy with the release of four exciting new products Ė just in time for CEDIA Expo next month.
There's the RTiPanel iPad/iPhone app, the T2-Cs+ handheld controller, the XP-3 control processor, and the AD-8 eight-zone distributed audio system. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 9/03 at 8:31 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
Todayís video in our series features URCís Eric Johnson, who takes you on a tour of the company booth and introduces the companyís completely new Total Control series of products.
In addition to an overview of the general concept and how it can benefit Custom Installers, youíll 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 companyís 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 weekendís 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 youíll 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! systemís user interface. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 5/13 at 7:03 AM
Wednesday May 4, 2011
Itís time for part two of our CEDIA Technology updates!
Todayís video features CEO Bob Madonna as he introduces viewers to Savantís unique Apple-based control system, discussing user interfaces and customization, home automation, lighting control, and VOIP capabilities. Also presented is a prototype of the Touch Remote, which merges an iPod Touch with a traditional hard buttoned remote control. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 5/04 at 8:03 AM
Saturday April 30, 2011
Okay, so itís lateÖ really late. Many things managed to get in the way of the completion of our traditional CEDIA video, but as the saying goes: better late than never!
Todayís video is for the new PRO Control brand, created by the same guys that bring you RTI. General manager Mike Everett discusses the company's initial lineup of products in this first of a multi-part report. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 4/30 at 10:29 PM