December 2001

Applied Digital – new Version of C-Max

From c.h.a… “Applied Digital has posted the newest version of C-Max and executive software. This version adds the following: For 3.01 Executive… o Increase in…


Broadband on Airplanes

In an obvious attempt to wind me up (and the rest of us who can’t get ADSL :o) ) Boeing have announced Broadband Internet access…


Happy Christmas

Just a quickie to say “Happy Christmas” to you all! Wishing you a great holiday and a peaceful new year. Cheers. Mark


PCBlastIR On Sale

I’ve just received this from Concept Devices – PCBlastIR will be available for shipping from 1st January 2002 priced at £59/. Our 2-way learning remote can…


Inexpensive CAT5 Tester

Received this news from Dave McLaughlin on a CAT5 tester available for under £100… “Just plug one end of your cable into the Atlas IT…


FutureFlat.org Goes Live

Stuart Whyte’s HA website is up and running under the great domain name of future flat – “This site is intended to give you an insight…


InControl e-Studio

THE PERFECT GIFT FOR HOME AUTOMATION NUTS! Looking for the ultimate stocking filler for the PC owner who has everything? Then look no further than…


Daniel Tonks ProntoPro CCF

At last! Daniel releases his long-awaited CCF file for the colour Pronto Pro. “Here is my color CCF layout for the Philips ProntoPro remote, based loosely…


HomeVision Controls My Central Heating

I’ve finished (eventually) the pics and write-up of Keith Doxey’s interface between my central heating and HomeVision… “The switch mounted LED’s are fed from the…


Control Your Home With GSM

The SuperWeb Module allows you to send X10 commands from your GSM via short SMS messages the Home Automation system at home! It is easy…


Baby Paws

I have received some info from Ian Bird on his “Baby Paws (pause)” timer circuit – “In brief: This small, 2 ¼” by 1″ circuit board…


4 New Forums at RemoteCentral.com

Remote Central have added 4 new Forums including “Custom Installers’ Lounge”… “This is one that was suggested most strongly while at the CEDIA 2001 show…


Visions of a Smart Home Future

Some of the settings to incorporate this new technology are already taking shape, in so-called smart houses. But it will be some time before the…


HomeSeer to Support HomeVision

HomSeer is to support HomeVision – “HomeVision support is almost done. Beta to be posted soon, stay tuned. -Rich” HomeSeer Want More? – Follow us on Twitter, Like us on Facebook,…


IP-Commander

MMD-Electronics is pleased to introduce the IP-Commander, A self contained miniature ultra low-cost WebServer which is X10 enabled and also can also communicate with any…


HomeSeer Running as a Service

Latest HomeSeer beta can now as a “service”. “Build 24 adds support to run HomeSeer as a service under NT4, 2000, and XP. See the beta page…