Greater Convenience, Increased Safety for your Family, and Peace of Mind Make Smart Locks a Smart Choice
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With Smart Home Technology and home automation systems rising in popularity, many homeowners still do not have a full grasp on what the actual benefits of this technology are. Yes, these home automation systems provide control of lights, whole house audio and video, and climate control, but what else? Let's explore one of the most convenient feature of home automation, Smart Locks.
A Handy Tool to Bring Network Access to Any HDMI Display
Google, in partnership with Asus recently introduced the chromebit, a kind of HDMI dongle that, when connected to the TV, turns it into a PC with Chrome Operating System. The technical features of this device are as follows: SoC Rockchip 3288 (28 nm quad-core Cortex-A17 clocked at 1.8 GHz), 2 GB of RAM, 16 GB internal memory, a USB 2.0 port, WiFi 802.11 ac, Bluetooth 4.0, and GPU ARM Mali 760 quad-core. Applied SoC allows 1080p video decks and 4K resolution, also provides support for OpenGL ES 3.1 and OpenCL 1.1. Without any difficulties we can connect it to any HDMI display and get relatively high resolution (up to 3840 × 2160 pixels). Its no 4K, but pixel-dense none the less.
New York City Integrator Sheds Light on the Premier Benefits of Automating Your Residence
TAGS: Control4 | Lighting Control | Smart Home Automation
The start of 2015 has shown that home automation is a topic that continues to be on everyone’s minds. As a main point of focus at this year’s Consumer Electronics Showcase, it is clear that this will be the year of the smart home. With decades of serving clients in New York City, Long Island and the Hamptons, Audio Den is a premier expert in how to make your home “smart.”
In this blog we discuss not only what it means to automate your home, but a few ways in which you can give it a try.