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Sales of Generators are on the rise

Home generators are on the rise as PG&E cuts off power to thousands With the inevitable backlash as a result of not having an emergency power generator on hand during a blackout or natural disaster, consumers are becoming wiser: electrical power generator sales...

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NEW: Samsung’s “THE WALL”

The Samsung “Wall” The first U.S. Residential installation of the new Samsung “The Wall Professional” is now complete. The 146 inch MicroLED screen was installed and integrated in Southern California at the end of 2019. “The Wall,” is a self-emitting display that can...

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Connecting Tech and Design with a Smart Home

More than 12 billion smart devices are currently in homes around the world. Designers can be either excited by this or terrified. Up until now, tech has generally been seen by the design industry as something to add after the design process has been completed. But now...

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SnapAV Acquire Control4

Snap AV acquiring Control4 is big news in the A/V Smart Home world, a major shakeup. SnapAV bought Control4 in an all-cash transaction for what comes out to around $680 million dollars. SnapAV is a leading manufacturer and distributor of networking, remote management,...

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Home Security Gets “Smart”

a. “Mockupancy” I have discussed Mockupancy before but let me recap a bit. Living in Lake Tahoe we have a large population of vacation homeowners. Between holidays and peak season many of our homes are unused and dark. “Mockupancy” is making it seem like your home...

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