smart lighting

New Control4 Wireless Lighting Hit The Shelves

  • Posted on: 1 June 2013
  • By: chw staff

With new innovative lighting technology, such as the ability to communicate and control your light bulb wirelessly using Ethernet technology, Control4 has adopted the new wireless technology to manage its lighting solution and is offering it to its customers.  With a fresh, sophisticated design, wider customization options and a myriad of innovative capabilities, this cutting edge solution lighting solution offers an enhanced lighting experience.

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Marvell Showcased Connected Lifestyle Solution at Comm China

  • Posted on: 10 October 2012
  • By: chw staff

At this year’s PT/Expo Comm in China, Marvell Showcased and demonstrated an array of Smart home solutions including Android TV, LED lighting, home cloud solutions and reference designs.  The electronic company said it wants to work with local operators to integrate today’s three key platforms: Cloud, Smart TV and Smart mobile.

Marvell said they now offers a comprehensive suite of high performance video delivery solutions and a range of mobile and smart home devices to support the always-connected lifestyle.

New Carlo Gavazzi Smart House Dimmer For LED lighting

  • Posted on: 27 February 2012
  • By: chw staff

Carlo Gavazzi has launched an energy efficient Smart-house Dimmer for the style and energy conscious households.  According to the company, the SH2 dimmer delivers improved dimming performance and features programmable ramp and soft start/stop times. Based on the Dupline Installation bus the SH2 dimmer is ideal light management solution for the automated home.

See Savant’s Latest Apple-Based Home Automation At CES 2012

  • Posted on: 4 January 2012
  • By: chw staff

Apple enthusiast will be able to feast their eyes on Savant’s latest home control and automation solutions at this year's CES, in Las Vegas. The show starts next Tuesday the 10 of January and is one of the biggest consumer electronics show kick off the New Year. Savant promises to showcase its whole-home control and automation packages which feature SmartMedia, TrueCommand, Savant Select, TrueImage Control, Savant Sound and SavantEnergy Monitor.

The Connected Home of The Future, According to Microsoft (video)

  • Posted on: 21 May 2011
  • By: Patrick Oliphant

The connected home is slowly becoming a reality for many of us and many businesses are positioning themselves to take advantage of this lucrative market. Among the many businesses is Microsoft; quietly and behind the scene they have been working on solutions, that according them we will be using in the next 3 to 15 years. These do not include the Windows operating system or Microsoft Office software but devices and software that we take around with us and appliances that we use in our homes.

GreenWave and NXP Developed Smart IP Lighting Solution

  • Posted on: 16 May 2011
  • By: chw staff

GreenWave has partnered with NXP Semiconductor to develop a new intelligent lighting control and management solution.  The solution is a combination of GreenWave Reality energy management platform with NXP’s GreenChip.  It will allow manufacture of energy-efficient compact fluorescent (CFL) and solid state light to create lights that we can communicate with individually.

ThinkFlood Launches RedEye Pro Home Control System

  • Posted on: 5 April 2011
  • By: chw staff

ThinkFlood the developers of the RedEye control systems today launches the RedEye Pro a networked home automation processor capable of whole-house control along with an updated version of its RedEye universal remote control. The RedEye Pro comes with additional connectivity so that it can control more devices across multiply rooms, and controllable from a choice of smart devices and PC.

Savant Launches Audio Visual Multiroom Solution: SmartSystems

  • Posted on: 4 April 2011
  • By: chw staff

Savant systems launches a new line of Apple-based Audio Visual control and distribution platform, called SmartSystems, which consist of eight systems. The new solutions replace the current Rosie and PROTÉGÉ range and include an iTune-based digital media server. The SmartSystems will allow you to manage all your smart home appliances including home-theater control, whole-home automation, lighting, media and A/V distribution.

Introducing Niko’s Wave Control Switch ‘Mysterious’

  • Posted on: 28 October 2010
  • By: chw staff

Niko has launched a switch which allows users to turn lights on and off without touching it, something similar to what you find in toilets except this one you can install throughout the your home.  The switch is called ‘Mysterious wave control’ which is activated by waving a hand close by. The home automation gadget has been the recipient of the Reddot Design Award.