Day: March 28, 2016

  • EchoStar launches new smart home system

    EchoStar launches new smart home system

    EchoStar Technologies has launched its new Sage by Hughes security and smart home system. EchoStar describes Sage as “a secure, affordable, flexible and easy-to-use security and smart home solution” that can be controlled from the TV and an app on iOS or Android mobile devices. The Sage Hub, which connects through any video source via HDMI to the TV, creates a video-centric smart…

  • Taylor Morrison and Legrand ‘revolutionize’ home automation

    Taylor Morrison and Legrand ‘revolutionize’ home automation

    Taylor Morrison, a US homebuilder and developer, and Legrand, a high-performance network infrastructure hardware company, have partnered to “revolutionize household automation” through the launch of Taylor Morrison’s newest high-tech product, the Interactive Home 2.0. The new Interactive Home 2.0 features Intuity Home Intelligence, an intuitive home automation system by Legrand. With its in-wall interface and…

  • ABB integrates building automation into Microsoft’s Danish offices

    ABB integrates building automation into Microsoft’s Danish offices

    Company claims to have sold its KNX intelligent building products to thousands of others already  ABB has supplied a number of its building automation solutions, including daylight harvesting, to “increase the energy efficiency and comfort” for new Microsoft offices near Copenhagen, Denmark. ABB’s KNX building control platform is used in several thousand installations worldwide, claims…