A large crowd was on hand at this week’s Women in CE Forum, held at New York City’s Rubin Museum of Art, in parallel with the CE Week 2015 NYC event.
Internet of Things consortium The Thread Group announced some additions this week, with the announcement that Somfy and Tyco have joined its board of directors.
Somfy Systems this week announced the debut of the Telis 1 Chronis RTS, a combination programmable timer and hand-held controller.
The Power Distribution Unit (PDU) from AMX permits intelligent monitoring and management of energy consumption for up to eight individually connected components and restricts power to any or all devices when not in use. It is one solution to the perennial problem of millions of dollars of squandered energy resources due to inefficient devices. The PDU eliminates wasteful standby power usage and allows remote power cycling for any device.
Somfy Systems said this week that it is now offering personalized dealer webpages for dealers who are enrolled in Somfy's Expert 2.0 program.
CEDIA Wednesday announced the finalists for its Manufacturers Excellence Awards, including 31 products for its Best New Products award as well as two for the Sustainable Lifestyle Product Innovation category. CEDIA’s Manufacturers’ Excellence Awards are sponsored by Technology Integrator Magazine.
• AMX’s Modero X series edge-to-edge frameless panoramic widescreen touchpanels for commercial and residential applications feature an integrated HD camera in the tabletop models that enables video chatting and teleconferencing. Other features include Bluetooth and USB external phone connections, HD video streaming capability and support for NFC. A variety of touchpanel sizes are now available.
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A peek at some of the newer home automation and connectivity hardware and software solutions and related products, reveal that suppliers are vigorously working to improve their offerings in the service of integrators and their changing business needs.
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