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First Look At URC’s New HomeSet Remote Control

URC (Universal Remote Control) launched a brand new product at ISC West this year specifically designed for Security Dealers and Integrators. HomeSet is a brand new remote control system built from the ground up and features new technology, new hardware … Continue reading

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The NEST Effect …. Smart Thermostats Everywhere!

If anyone doubted the impact Google’s purchase of NEST would have on the security industry it was clearly evident at ISC West this year.  Walking around the show floor, I couldn’t tell if I was at a HVAC Trade Show or … Continue reading

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Microsoft Launchs Home Automation System

Does the world really need another Home Automation System, Microsoft seems to think so. Starting June 1st, 2014 Microsoft has partnered with Insteon to incorporate the Insteon Hub and select peripheral devices into a Windows Phone App available on any … Continue reading

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Warner, Universal and Sony Buy Shares in Shazam • Apple Rumoured to buy Beats for 3.2 Billion!

It’s been a crazy week on the financial side of the music and tech industry. Warner Music Group, Universal Music Group and Sony Music Entertainment have purchased $3 million shares each in Shazam Entertainment, creators of the immensely popular music app … Continue reading

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