Friday September 17, 2010
At CEDIA 2010 held next week in Atlanta, Georgia, URC will be making it clear why they no longer want to be known as “Universal Remote Control Inc.” While URC normally has a number of nifty new things at CEDIA to show off, this year the now more generically named tri-letter company will be introducing an impressively large slate of new products, including ones that definitely don’t qualify as universal remote controls. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 9/17 at 7:30 AM
Wednesday March 24, 2010
URC, the newly renamed company previously known to most as URC, has introduced two new IP-based products to their lineup today at EHX. There's the KP-4000, a hard-wired in-wall keypad sporting a 3.5” color touchscreen display, and the MRX-1 network basestation for interfacing with all other audio/video devices. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 3/24 at 10:41 PM
Friday March 12, 2010
Working with AMX systems? A company called iRidium Mobile has just released a new version of their iRidium Mobile for Apple devices, which enables complete AMX control from iPhones, iPods and iPads. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 3/12 at 8:26 AM
Thursday January 7, 2010
Updated! Remote Technologies Inc. is branching out with a new marketing identify under the Pro Control name and a completely new series of products targeted to custom installers. To begin, four products will be offered: a pair of hybrid touchscreen/hard buttoned remotes, plus two sophisticated RF control processors. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 1/07 at 8:44 AM
Wednesday December 16, 2009
Philips has just released a major update for their Pronto family of remote controls. The major changes include a resesigned user interface, iPhone-style gestures, UPnP/DLNA support, rotary wheel enhancements, UDP communications and much more. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 12/16 at 2:47 PM
Friday July 24, 2009
Philips has just released a full suite of upgrades to their lineup of Pronto Professional color control panels. The star of the show is a major enhancement to all WiFi models with the addition of WPA2 encryption – previously limited to ordinary WEP. Other enhancements include several interface improvements to PEP2, new ProntoScript libaries, a ProntoScript debugger, and more. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 7/24 at 6:38 PM
Thursday July 23, 2009
In advance of the upcoming CEDIA Expo 2009, RTI has released a list of new products that will be shown, along with expected availability dates and prices. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 7/23 at 7:10 PM
Tuesday September 30, 2008
With control over URC's new lighting system oreviously limited to only the company's newer models and later manufacture dates, now the entire installed base of Complete Control RF remote controls will work. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 9/30 at 6:14 PM
Wednesday September 3, 2008
Lighting directly controllable from your URC remote control? You bet! Universal Remote Control Inc. has partnered with Lutron for a brand new RF lighting system that can be operated directly from URC's latest RF remotes. Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 9/03 at 8:04 AM
Tuesday April 22, 2008
Who doesn't like integration? SpeakerCraft's latest trick is the ability to use your iPhone or iPod Touch to operate the company's MODE multi-room A/V control system. It won't come cheap, however! Read more...
Posted by Daniel Tonks on 4/22 at 8:15 PM