URC announced that it has debuted new drivers for Vantage Infusion Controllers IC-36 and IC-24, and Autonomic Mirage Music players. These follow the recent release of drivers for Sonos and DirecTV.
Crestron last week unveiled its app for the new Apple Watch. The app allows users to check the status of their home devices, right from their wrist, while also access and controlling devices.
A few months ago, home automation company PEQ released Lego-like control interface in the form of an iOS app. Users could add functions simply by stacking on more blocks. The kitchen light could be turned on and off by tapping a tile. Swiping a tile up and block could change the temperature on a Nest thermostat. And you could even combine many functions into one block, so that a single tap would turn on all the downstairs lights of your home and then set the thermostat to 72
Buying group Azione Unlimited kicked off its spring meeting on March 17 with a day of sessions geared toward promoting business growth for its dealer members.
The conference, called the “Spring Soiree,” held at the Sheraton Downtown in Nashville, Tenn., began with an update on the group's recent growth from President/Founder Richard Glikes, who announced Azione has expanded its ranks and currently has 110 dealer members and 39 vendor members.
Many Apple fans lamented the company's inclusion of just a single USB Type-C connector on its new MacBook, revealed yesterday. But now that such a desirable piece of hardware supports the new format, we'll finally see peripheral makers embracing USB Type-C with open arms. SanDisk was one of the first, but LaCie has just announced that its Porsche Design Mobile Drive will now also come with a magically reversible Type-C port.
We've been expecting a new Apple TV for a while now. Could Apple be about to update the long neglected TV set top box?
CasaTunes announced that it is now integrating with Roomie, the universal remote app.