Every year CEDIA is the place to be to see the latest and greatest in home technology and consumer electronics. CEDIA 2013 delivered in a big way! Below are some of the products we were most excited about. (and you should be too…)
Bakpak by Pakedge
Pakedge says it has improved its mobile BakPak App to provide device monitoring of Pakedge and other manufacturers’ products, product configuration, AC and PoE power control and preconfigured SMS, email or mobile push-notification alerts from a web browser, iOS and Android devices. The app is a convenient way to configure customers’ systems, store and back up customer data, control system-wide power and perform other functions, all from a remote location.
Lutron Serena Shades
Serena remote controlled shades offer the beauty, luxury, and quality of a Lutron motorized shade at a price comparable to that of other brands’ manual shades. Featuring Triathlon® power technology, these shades have a 3-year battery life, so replacing batteries will be a rarity. And because the shades operate via a remote, you can adjust them from anywhere in the room, giving convenience and control.
Stewart Filmscreen Director’s Choice (DC) 100 Screen
Stewart Filmscreen DC-100 is the ultimate marriage of exceptional screen material and the most precise masking system available, the DC-100 represents an improvement to Director’s Choice and Director’s Choice 2.0 systems up to 14 feet image width. Upgrades include full horizontal masking closure, and a slimmer frame structure. DC-100 sports a 10-inch frame profile all around and 10 inches of depth.
According to IC Realtime, their new Immersive View 360-degree cameras represent the “next major breakthrough in video surveillance and security technology.” The camera, available in 2-10 megapixel flavors, utilizes a single multi-megapixel sensor combined with high-resolution optics. Immersive View cameras are able to display a 360-degree vantage point with no blind spots and no moving parts. The IC Realtime 360º is so powerful it can provide imagery of an entire arena of people and when zoomed in provided crystal clear face recognition.
Control4 wireless music bridge
The Control4 listening experience just got way more exciting and convenient! Meet the Wireless Music Bridge: a little box that delivers a world of music, sports, news, audio books and podcasts to a Control4 system. Featuring built-in AirPlay®, Bluetooth® and DLNA connectivity, the bridge allows virtually any smartphone, tablet or other personal device to wirelessly stream your favorite music to one or every room in the house.
Epson BL Pro
Epson prides themselves on creating the most innovative meeting room productivity tool with their new BL Pro. The BrightLink Pro 1410Wi is a projector that functions like a whiteboard that let’s you add pages or images, and save/email your annotated notes––without connecting it to a computer. Make almost any wall, or even tabletop, interactive with the sleek and powerful BrightLink 485Wi projector. Armed with an iPad or laptop, the projector lets you show content on the whiteboard and even allows for remote collaboration on the same network. It also provides dual-screen technology to video conference with a colleague while sharing a virtual whiteboard.
Savant Wi-Fi-Based Universal Remote
This sleek new Savant remote has been designed for the modern media room, providing intuitive control of an entire audio/video system along with connected devices such as distributed audio, lighting, climate control and other features within a residential or commercial setting. Similar to Savant’s existing user interface options, the Savant Universal Remote is self-configuring once connected to the network, eliminating the complex programming associated with competitive products.
Crestron infiNET EX Wireless Solution
Crestron unveiled new infiNET EX® wireless solutions that make whole home wireless control a reality. Perfect for retrofits and extending control to hard to reach spaces and areas where wiring is difficult, these new wireless products enable dimming of LED and incandescent lighting, and control of shades, home theaters and entertainment systems, HVAC, door locks, and a wide variety of third-party products, from a Crestron controller or personal smart device.
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