Automation, security and control > Home automation and control

CEDIA releases Australian smart home industry study

07 April, 2021

CEDIA has released what it describes as a 'first-of-its-kind study' of the Australian smart home industry.

New KNX training

10 March, 2021

For those interested in KNX training, the new Hybrid Basic Training program from CEDIA and Ivory Egg is designed to offer an easier way for you to get certified, with less time out of your business.

Seniors and smart homes: bridging the divide

03 March, 2021

Readily available off-the-shelf smart home devices can support the wellbeing and independence of older Australians according to new research.

Nature Remo 3 device automation

25 February, 2021

The Nature Remo 3 is a tiny, wall-mounted device that uses built-in sensors and a connected smartphone app to control AC and other appliances.

Keeping it simple with KNX

11 February, 2021 by Mark Warburton, Director

To the uninitiated, KNX can seem complex and pretty daunting. The reality is a little different.

Smart home training on offer

10 February, 2021

Awareness of smart devices and home automation systems is growing, giving electricans and cablers the opportunity for additional revenue.

Truly transformational home automation

11 December, 2020

An ambitious project using ABB i-bus KNX technology includes a suite of automated features.

Smart sensors make homes safer

16 November, 2020

CSIRO has developed a new sensor-based in-home heath monitoring system, enabling users to send real-time data to their healthcare professionals.

Epson EH-TW5700 projector

26 October, 2020

The Epson EH-TW5700 projector incorporates an in-built Chromecast for entertainment viewing smartphone or tablet.

Epson EH-LS500B laser projection TV

18 September, 2020

The Epson EH-LS500B laser projection TV combines an ultra-short throw laser projector with a high-definition ambient light-rejecting screen to produce vivid colours and deep blacks for a bright, sharp picture.

Solar-powered disc could improve smart home security

05 June, 2020

A disc that can control smart devices and increase security within smart homes has been developed by a research team led by Monash University.

D-Link AI-based DCS-8331KT smart DIY security bundle

20 February, 2020

The D-Link AI-based DCS-8331KT smart DIY security bundle is a home monitoring solution that allows the user to automate and control devices throughout their home, regardless of where they are.

Electricians urged to become PoE proficient

16 January, 2020

Electricians who install or service intelligent lighting should familiarise themselves with Power over Ethernet (PoE), according to IDEAL Networks.

Maximum protection for smart homes and buildings

01 January, 2020

KNX is the first and only smart home and smart building standard that meets the highest security requirements in cyber security worldwide.

PSA LIFESAVER SILHOUETTE 5800ACF flush smoke alarm

01 November, 2019

The PSA LIFESAVER SILHOUETTE smoke alarm is designed to be small, unobtrusive and aesthetically pleasing.

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