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smartphone
If you like the idea of having one unified control interface on a mobile device, a home tech pro can help by creating a custom app.
June 24, 2013 Read more
7 wonders of mobile devices
Combine the "do anything anywhere" appeal of smartphones with the latest home automation technology and you wind up with powerful and compelling possibilities. Here are seven of the most common things you can do.
April 29, 2013 Read more
second screen tv
Are you a multitasking second screener? Do you actively use your smartphone, tablet or laptop while watching TV - not to distract yourself from the program you're watching but to become more immersed in it?
April 24, 2013 Read more
nfc
Using iPhones and iPads for home control is nothing new. But what if you could tap your smartphone on a tiny tag on your wall to trigger a series of control commands for your home-automation system?
March 12, 2013 Read more
Cost Quality Time
As more and more cable companies expand into home automation services, we talk to one industry expert about why an independent home technology professional is still the best bet for your smart home upgrade.
February 20, 2013 Read more
Vacation Home Security
Whether you're leaving your vacation home at the end of the season or just leaving your primary residence for a week in the Caribbean, you've undoubtedly wondered: Will your home be secure while you're away?
October 31, 2012 Read more
tablet control tv
Among the hottest trends in home theaters are free apps that let you control your gear via smartphone or tablet. All of these apps let you use your phone or tablet as a remote, and some offer advanced features not possible from the basic button-heavy mess that often ships with today's HDTVs, Blu-ray players, and A/V receivers.
August 16, 2012 Read more