Entries Tagged as 'Home Automation'

Google Unveils 4K Chromecast Ultra With HDR-10, Dolby Vision

October 4th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, Connected TVs, Digital Media Receivers, HDMI, HDR, Home Automation, News, screen mirroring, search and recommendation, Second Screen, Streaming Services, UHD (4K) Media Players, UHDTV

  Google used its hardware press conference in San Francisco Tuesday to unveil the latest iteration in its family of Chromecast digital media adapters. The new Chromecast Ultra, which is billed as offering the most premium Chromecast streaming video experience to date, is designed to seamlessly link (along with other Chromecast units) to the newly […]

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Samsung Customer Experience Lab Puts TV Users To The Test

June 20th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Connected TVs, Curved Screen, HDMI, Home Automation, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, Streaming Services, UHDTV

Samsung Customer Experience Lab Team: Jonathan Gaiser, Mike Darnell and Richard Titus. Samsung Electronics wants you to know that it’s hard at work figuring out what you are going to want to do with your TV and how you want to interact with it today and tomorrow. The South Korean TV giant is busily monitoring […]

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2016 AV Receivers Adding HDR Friendly Features

March 30th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, Audio, HDMI, HDR, Home Automation, News, Sound Systems, Surround Sound, Surround Sound Systems, UHDTV, Wireless Audio

It’s starting to become a great time to buy an A/V receiver. The first 2016 TV displays are starting to ship to retail now and that means the latest and greatest home theater systems are right behind them. Unlike last year’s entries, most of this year’s early releases are equipped with the latest standards and […]

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LG Unveils Pricing, Availability On `Super UHD’ 4K HDR LCD TVs

March 10th, 2016 · 1 Comment · 3D Cable Programs, 3D HDTV, 3D Satellite Programs, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Connected TVs, Full Array LED Backlit with Local Dimming, HDR, Home Automation, HTIBs, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, OLED, Surround Sound Systems, UHDTV, Video Processors

LG Electronics Thursday revealed pricing and availability for its 2016 “LG Super UHD TV” class of premium 4K UHD LED LCD TVs. The Super UHD TVs are offered in three series, all with advanced picture quality features and support for high dynamic range (HDR) in both the HDR10 and Dolby Vision flavors. The Super UHD […]

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Sony Unveils 2016 `4KHDR’ XBR LED TVs

February 16th, 2016 · No Comments · 2160p, 4K Flat Panel, 4K LED LCD, Amazon, Connected TVs, Full Array LED Backlit with Local Dimming, HDMI, HDR, Home Automation, LCD Flat Panel, LED LCD Flat Panels, News, UHDTV

Sony officially unveiled Tuesday its 2016 XBR LED LCD TV lineup of 4K UHD TVs, featuring three model series – the X850D, X930D and X940D – and four screen sizes – 55, 65, 75 and 85 inches — all capable of supporting high dynamic range (HDR). The new lines expand on last year’s offerings with […]

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Epson Unveils 4 High Brightness Pro Cinema Projectors

October 14th, 2015 · No Comments · 3LCD projectors, Front Projection, Full HD 1080p, HDMI, Home Automation, News

Epson is introducing at the CEDIA Expo custom electronics show in Dallas this week an expanded line of Full HD 1080p Ultra-Bright Pro Cinema Projectors designed for a exceptional image quality in rooms with high ambient light. The new models include: the Pro Cinema G6970WU ($6,999 suggested retail, pictured at top), Pro Cinema G6570WU ($5,499), […]

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Hands on Control4’s Home Automation Training and Certification Course

June 25th, 2013 · 17 Comments · Audio, Blu-ray Players, Connected TVs, Home Automation, Sound Bars, Sound Systems

Home automation can be a tricky thing. To program an advanced remote control system well, requires factory training. Recently, I had the opportunity to spend four days in Chicago to learn how to program a Control4 system. Each day was over 8 hours in a classroom learning and hands-on activities. Every night was devoted to […]

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