March 2009

Myro Control Launch Myro:Home

Myro Control have just launched their brand new Home Automation software – Myro:Home.  Aimed at both the custom installer and the DIY enthusiast, the package…




SlingPlayer Mobile for iPhone

Sling Media have just announced that they have finally submitted the SlingPlayer Mobile iPhone player to Apple for approval on the iTunes apps store.  Soon…


Cytech Launch Comfigurator 3 for Comfort

Cytech Europe Limited is the UK distributor of the Comfort Intelligent Home System that incorporates an intruder alarm system, a home automation system that can…



Crestron Release Free iPhone App

  The iPhone and iPod Touch continue to prove themselves the platform of choice for Home Automation developers.  Now high-end Smart Home company Crestron have…





The New Philips Pronto TSU9300 Remote

Philips have just added the TSU9300 Pronto to their site.  The new universal remote has a flush mounted 2.8 inch colour touchscreen.  As with the…


Techtoniq Release Current Cost Agent v1.1

Techtoniq have just released v1.1 of its CurrentCost Agent.  It’s a client-server application for Windows XP which allows you to log and analyse data collected…





Disco Loo Mark 2

OK, so we’re a few hours early for Friday Fun, but we just couldn’t resist showing you this one right away! Long-time friends of Automated…


Automated Home RSS Feeds

RSS feeds are a great way to catchup on all your favourite sites.  We recommend feedly.com which makes it fun to trawl your feeds from any…


Honeywell Prestige Touchscreen Thermostat

Gizmodo have reviewed the new Honeywell touchscreen controller and remote.  The Prestige system launched late last year and is described as “the world’s first high-definition,…


AH0017 – New Mac Mini and Plex

Back in the summer I wrote about replacing our aging AV Amp at the heart of our Home Cinema system.  We knew the builders were…


New X10 Touchscreen Controllers

Our Forums have information on this new X10 based touch screen controller.  The 3.6″ QVGA unit can be wall or desktop mounted. It requires a…