Five Most Innovative Custom Integration Technologies of 2011

Nick All Posts, Architecture & Design, AV Accessories, AV News, Entertainment, Television Displays

The holiday season along with 2011 is rapidly coming to an end. In a few short days, 2012 will be upon us, and before you know it a brand new year will start to unfold. Before we enter into 2012 though, here is our countdown of the 5 most innovative custom integration technologies of 2011. Number 5:   Launch Port, …

Prima Cinema: Bring the Movie Theater to You

Nick All Posts, AV News, Entertainment, Television Displays

What is Prima Cinema? Designed by BMW DesignWorksUSA in Southern California, Prima Cinema is a well crafted high-end device that streams just released theater films in true 1080P HD, 3D, and surround sound video formats directly to your home. That’s what it does, but what it  offers is comfort, convenience, and security to a high-end moviegoer. Comfort – Watching just released movies …

Meridian Sooloos: 6 Reasons Why We Think It Rocks!

Nick All Posts, Audio, Automation, Touch Panels, User Interfaces

The word Meridian in the AV industry is synonymous with the highest level of precision engineering and craftsmanship, bar none. They arguably produce the purest sounding speakers as well as the most visual stunning projectors, and DVD players the industry has to offer. In 2009, they purchased Sooloos, arguably the most intuitive audiophile media manger available today. It was a …

Sunny Isles Trump Towers: Smart Amenities Panel and Upgrades

Nick AHT Projects, All Posts, Automation, Touch Panels, User Interfaces

Last week, I had a chance to catch up with Eric Dickson, one of AHT Residential’s project managers. As of late, Eric has been busy at the Trump Towers in beautiful Sunny Isles Beach, Florida. Eric is over seeing the integration of the Crestron smart amenities panels that are in each unit at Trump Tower III. If you are unfamiliar with …

Miami Home Automation: 5 Tips to Select the Right AV Integrator

Nick All Posts, Automation

Like Ricky Martin in the late 90’s, there are many home automation integrators that are “living the crazy life” in Miami, some good, and some not so good. Here are 5 tips to choosing a reputable AV integrator for your luxury home or client’s luxury home project. 1. Ask to See Completed Jobs When you buy a house, you look …