January 2004

Our New Site

In line with our commitment to continually improve and update the Automated Home website, we have just re-launched with a brand new database powered system….


HomeVision Central Heating

The following is an account of the interfacing of my HomeVision to my central heating controller by Keith Doxey.  Keith’s DIY Home Automation website can…


Self Build

15 April 1998 After taking TEN YEARS to get planning permission we finally “cut the first sod” on St Patrick’s Day (17th March 1998). No…we…


Remote Central CES 2004 Video

Remote central have just released their video of the CES 2004 show… “Earlier this month, North America’s largest electronics trade show was held in Las…


Laser Launch New C-Bus Website

PRESS RELEASE – Laser Launch New Website Selling High Quality C-Bus Products (www.cbus-shop.com) London, England – 23 January 2004, Laser Business Systems are delighted to…


IP Cameras – MPEG 4

Submission by BongMu Lee – Hi,The worlds first MPEG4 Network Camers server (BRANS200E) with full audio has arried UK. www.cateyeuk.com – Watch TV on line with audio…


Kiss & Mplayer have tiff

Submission by Stuart Grimshaw – Slashdot is reporting that Kiss & the developers of the open source MPlayer have fallen out over code that both…


Imerge Introduce New M2000

A revolutionary digital audio player that combines hard disk technology, advanced XiVA™ software functionality and embedded Internet technology. Arrange entire music collections in one convenient…



Future of Home Networking – Sharing Media

LAS VEGAS–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Jan. 8, 2004–Consumers planning to create a home network are most interested in sharing digital entertainment content through the integration of PCs and…


£100 Wireless Media Player

Netgear has announced the launch of the industry’s first affordable and easy to use wireless network adapter for home stereos, the NETGEAR MP101 Wireless Digital…