Taking Virtual Reality to the Next Level: Custom Integrated VR Rooms

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As virtual reality (VR)  becomes mainstream, the choice to dedicate an entire room to virtual reality is becoming increasingly common. Custom Integrated VR A custom integrated virtual reality room is designed to create the most immesive VR experience possible. High-end VR platforms are combined with unique room-scale tracking layouts. In addition, acoustic treatment, 3D audio and home automation are combined …

Interior Design App Hutch Makes Designing Your Space that Much Easier

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While late to the party of industries that have been significantly disrupted by technology, interior design is finally turning a new page with Hutch – the interior design app that takes a photo of your room and virtually redecorates it. Recently, Zillow, the online real estate platform, invested 10 million in the technology. This new investment means that Hutch has raised …

C Seed 262: Introducing The World’s Largest LED TV

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Excellent news for the happy few whose living room is huge enough to accommodate a display with a world record diagonal of 262 inches or 6,65 meters: You can stop thinking big and start thinking giant. The C SEED 262 is here. Austrian-based luxury electronics brand C SEED has earned worldwide recognition and a prestigious design award with groundbreaking outdoor …

Apple’s HomePod Smart Speaker: Everything You Need to Know

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Apple’s upcoming HomePod smart speaker promises to reinvent the way you enjoy music in the home. The 7-inch wireless speaker will work seamlessly with Apple Music while also giving you a way to control your house. The $349 speaker, coming this fall, will pump out pristine audio thanks to a seven-tweeter array and a 4-inch woofer. HomePod’s “spatial awareness” capability will …

Smart Glass: A Perfect Solution to Compliment Motorized Shades

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Smart glass has come a long way since its first introduction earlier this decade. According to the US Department of Energy’s National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL), smart glass can save up to 8 percent of a building’s or home’s total energy consumption. Additional benefits of smart glass include privacy, convenience, and improved security. Learn about the real-world applications for smart …

C SEED 125 Speaker Series: Outdoor Audio Will Never Be the Same

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Expanding on the C SEED 201´s iconic Porsche Design sculptural style, C SEED has proudly released their retractable C SEED 125 speaker series. Outdoor sound system quality just took an enormous leap. AHT, one of the first dealers in the world to install the C Seed 201 outdoor video display, is thrilled to add the outdoor sound system to their …

Crestron’s Digital Graphics Engines: A New Feature to Control Your Home

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Crestron’s Residential Digital Graphics Engines can transforms your HD or 4K display into an advanced Crestron® controller. Audio & video, lighting, shades, HVAC, security, and other functions can be controlled easily and visually from your HD or 4k television. With dual-window video displays, annotations, audio feedback, and web browsing, Crestron’s Digital Graphics Engine, along with AHT’s award winning programming, can …

The State of Home Automation: The Driving Force Behind the Global Demand

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Across the world, home automation solutions are increasingly in demand.  Nations from North America, Europe, Latin America and Asia Pacific are continuing to see a high growth rate for home automation services. Additionally, home automation systems have evolved over the years to offer complete home care and management solutions that not only help reduce a consumer’s overall power consumption, but …

5G Technology Promises to Transform the Internet of Things

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As of 2017, the vision of the Internet of things (IoT) has evolved due to a convergence of multiple technologies, including wireless communication, real-time analytics, machine learning, commodity sensors, and embedded systems. Traditional systems like wireless sensor networks, control systems, automation (including home and building automation), and others all contribute to enabling the Internet of things. The term 5G refers …

Lighting Design Tips and Advice: Your Home in the Perfect Light

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Light is one of the most important, yet understated elements in our daily lives. Scientific studies have shown that the appropriate and proper lighting affect our daily moods. Can you imagine living in a world with no light? Or even in a world with inappropriate lighting? Below are some lighting design tips and advice that we would like to share …