Tag Archives: DVR

Home Security Cameras Help Stop Vandalism

Paul and Deanna Pappas were victims of vandalism three times over a period of seven months.  The vandals were thought to be kids in the neighborhood who were throwing rocks at the Pappas’ home and on two occasions broke the … Continue reading

Posted in Installations, Ion Security, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Importance of Time-Date Codes on Security Camera Recordings

Many businesses and homes have video security cameras and thankfully, never had to use them, while others are not so lucky and use them on a daily basis. Whether you’re in group ‘A’ or ‘B’, I often get asked the … Continue reading

Posted in Ion Security, News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

Shaw’s New Gateway Now Available in Edmonton

Shaw’s answer to Telus Optik TV is now available to Shaw Customers in Edmonton Alberta. The Shaw Gateway is whole house, multi-room DVR platform based on the Arris Moxi Box platform.  The Shaw Gateway officially launched in Calgary last month … Continue reading

Posted in News, Product Reviews | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

iPad Changes the Way we Watch TV

You would think that from all the advertising and hype about iPads, Playbooks and other tablet computers that everybody’s got one of these shinny, new, high tech gadgets but a recent survey indicates that only about 5% percent of North … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Shaw Introduces a New High End Cable Box to Compete with Telus

As mentioned in a previous post last month cable wars are poised to take off again this Spring and Summer between Shaw Cable and Telus Optik TV.  Last year Telus launched it’s new Optik TV Service with a media and … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

2012 – End of the TV Era as we Know It

The Nielsen Company announced that the estimated number of TV households will drop for the first time in 20 years from 115.9 million (98.9%) to 114.7 million (96.7%) in 2012. The 1.2 million drop in numbers is largely due to … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Residential Camera Systems

Wouldn’t it be nice to see who is at your door from the comforts of your couch or turn on the TV in the bedroom and view the children’s room or check on the new baby asleep.  Now with a … Continue reading

Posted in Ion Security | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment