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Sony Shows 4K Ultra HD TV Line
By RS Staff,   January 26, 2015
Sony Electronics showcased its new line of BRAVIA 4K Ultra HD televisions, designed to enhance image quality and provide expanded access to content. More..

Apple Loosens Up, Opens HomeKit To Outsiders
By Joseph Palenchar, TWICE,   January 26, 2015
Apple created a tightly controlled ecosystem for its smartphones and tablets, but it has loosened up a bit in launching its HomeKit home-automation initiative. More..

URC Ships Screw-In LED Wireless Lighting
By RS Staff,   January 26, 2015
With the new URC LED Lighting, professional integrators can add lighting control to every Total Control or ccGEN2 installation. More..



CEDIA Offers More Education Opportunities this Spring
By RS Staff,   May 09, 2011
This spring, CEDIA will offer additional opportunities for electronic systems contractors seeking professional growth and ways to improve their business opportunities through new technology and management initiatives. CEDIA’s Registered Outreach Instructor program enables CEDIA members to offer education to local More..

CEDIA Helps ESCs Train Industry Partners
By RS Staff,   November 05, 2010
Most electronic systems contractors agree that connecting with architects, builders, and interior designers can be a great way to open the doors to new business. One way to reach this market, according to CEDIA at least, is to offer an opportunity for these trade partners to learn about home technology while they simu More..

EPA Extends Compliance Deadline
By RS Staff,   July 12, 2010
The EPA has extended the compliance deadline for the Lead Renovation Repair and Painting Rule to October 1. CEDIA is encouraging its members to avoid fines by getting certified. A company could receive fines of up to $37,500 if not certified. A business is affected by this rule if it performs certain types of work i More..



Accell Spotlights New UltraCat HD Extenders
By RS Staff,   September 07, 2011
Accell is showcasing its UltraCat HD Extenders featuring HDMI over single Cat5e/6 based with HDBaseT technology at booth 3204 at CEDIA EXPO. Accell's UltraCat HD Extenders support long cable runs of up to 328 feet (100m). Accell's UltraCat HD, a transmitter and receiver set featuring HDBaseT technology, can deliv More..

Lutron Releases Sivoia QS Cellular Shades
By RS Staff,   September 07, 2011
Lutron has released the Sivoia QS battery-powered cellular shades, which feature using hybrid drive design and efficient standby power dubbed Triathlon battery life technology to extend battery life to three years. Standard D batteries power the shades. Three versions are available: a non-system version, controlle More..

ihiji Reveals Remote Network Monitoring Appliance
By RS Staff,   September 06, 2011
Since unveiling their flagship product two years ago at CEDIA EXPO 2009, ihiji has developed and deployed significant advancements for the company’s evolving invision solution, as well as for the remote network monitoring category. Celebrating an anniversary of sorts, the company looks back at the milestone events a More..


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