Author page: Miriam Dixon


Lighting Automation Offers Homeowners New Levels of Flexibility and Comfort

Lighting automation and control technologies offer homeowners an exciting new way to combine fixture-level control with whole-home programmability to not only enhance everyday experiences, but also provide a better standard of living. Through continued research and advances in technology, new categories of integration and automation are becoming available to average homeowners—no longer is smart lighting reserved for luxury residences. Customized…

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Distributed Audio Brand Debuts New Product to the PulseAudio Line

Vanco International LLC, an industry leader in AV distribution and electronic accessory products, today announces three new PulseAudio products enhancing functionality and ease of use for residential audio systems:  PA-EARCX – HDMI Audio Extractor with eARC PA230BWA – 2 Channel, In-Wall Addressable Bluetooth Amplifier PA230SWA – 2 Channel, In-Wall Wi-Fi Streaming Amplifier Created in direct response to integrator feedback, these…

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WALL-SMART Introduces A Flush Mount for Lutron’s Pico Keypad 

WALL-SMART, the leading manufacturer of innovative mounting hardware that enables a wide variety of smart devices to be installed flush with wall and ceiling surfaces recently introduced a custom-designed and engineered solution for Lutron’s popular Pico keypad. Intended for installation during home construction, the design-friendly mount can be recessed into any wall material, including drywall and solid surfaces like concrete,…

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Hidden in Plain Sight: 3 Ways to Hide Your TV 

While TVs are no longer the elaborate furniture pieces that dominated most midcentury American living rooms, today’s ultra-thin models still occupy valuable real estate: wall space. In most homes, where carefully curated artwork once hung, you’ll now find a flat-screen TV, which has transformed from a handcrafted piece of furniture into a mass-produced commodity that is often lacking in style…

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A DISH Full of Tech Delights

Priorities about technology were top of mind for the homeowner of a 22-acre Upstate New York estate with a 25,000-square-foot main property at its heart. A tech executive in his own right with a 20-year history of experience with DISH Network products and services, he has used the integration skills of Nanuet, N.Y.-based Audio Video World in several homes –…

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PoEWit Launches Ultra-Tough, Outdoor, Wi-Fi 6 Access Point

PoEWit Technologies, a leading manufacturer of PoE lighting, PoE motion detectors, and custom A/V networking solutions, has announced the release of its WAP-2O, an ultra-tough outdoor AP that’s built to last. The rugged WAP-2O features a robust, durable housing constructed with military-grade aluminum and ABS plastic to weather even the most extreme outdoor conditions. The heavy-duty AP maintains optimal performance…

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Klipsch and Resonado Labs Announce A Strategic Partnership

Today, Klipsch and Resonado Labs announce a strategic partnership to develop a new line of Klipsch home audio solutions integrating Resonado technologies. Together, the companies aim to define the next era of audio by developing a line of products engineered to deliver the highest output possible in sleek and compact form factors. The world of audio has changed dramatically in…

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