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Gordon van Zuiden

Gordon van Zuiden

Gordon van Zuiden is president of cyberManor in Los Gatos, CA.

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    Taking Your AV Expertise Outside

    July 06, 2017

    Gordon van Zuiden says that engineering and installing the best outdoor wired and wireless networking systems, networked cameras, gate control systems, outdoor theaters, lighting control, speakers, and weather stations should all be part of your total home control offerings.

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    Frictionless Home Design

    October 31, 2016

    As a home technology integrator, one of the most important services that we provide our clients is a whole-house control system that best matches the control needs of each family member.

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    The Evolution of Voice Control

    July 05, 2016

    At the recent May Connections Conference in San Francisco, I listened to Amazon’s David Isbitiski deliver a keynote talk on “Accelerating Smart Home Adoption through Voice Control and Alexa.”

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    Sharing Pictures In Style With Meural

    April 04, 2016

    When I started cyberManor in 1999 as a custom electronic integrator focused on providing home networks for our clients’ homes in the San Francisco Bay Area, I was intrigued by the possible integration of digital photography and the large display of a television screen.

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    CES 2016: My Top Seven List

    January 27, 2016

    The International Consumer Electronics show held in Las Vegas last month attracted greater than 170,000 attendees from more than 150 countries.

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    Apple TV: Bringing Back Family TV Time

    October 28, 2015

    Apple made several important new product announcements at their “Hey Siri” event in September. The most important one affecting home entertainment was the announcement of its latest-generation Apple TV.

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    Apple Watch’s Role in Home Control

    June 29, 2015

    I’ve had my new black sports band Apple Watch for about three weeks and have now developed some first impressions on what I think its impact could be on the custom electronics industry.

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    Watching Apple

    March 27, 2015

    On March 9, Apple announced that it would start shipping its new watch at the end of April with prices starting at $349.

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BP900 Family

The full BP900 speaker family

Full Shot

BP9060 Bipolar Tower Speaker

At the Base

A close up of the base of Definitive Technology’s BP9060 and its height-channel module

Logo Glamor

The iconic Definitive Technology logo.

From Above

Looking down at the Definitive Technology BP9060 Bipolar Tower Speaker

At Home

An example of the BP9060 speaker towers at home.


The CS9080 component center channel speaker

CS9080 2

The back panel of the CS9080

CS9080 3

A width up shot of the CS9080


The A90 component height modules

A90 Integrated

The A90 height module integrated with the BP9060 tower speaker