Using WAP Server for Home Automation

Just recieved an interesting review from Adam Stevens on how to setup a DIY WAP server in your home in conjunction with HomeSeer… “The next…


AvantGo Channel Launches

The Automated Home UK channel for your PDA has just launched. It carries the latest stories from the News page of the main website. It…


maX10 – Mouse Remote Software

Just received this from Kwong Li – "MaX10 is the solution to all your X10 MouseRemote needs. It is an open-source freeware application designed to…


UK Home Delivery Gadget

Just found this – “At last, you can have your goods delivered to your door without being at home. Homeport is a revolutionary new home delivery…


Questionnaire

Stuart Grimshaw has completed the work on the Automated Home UK Questionnaire. Please visit the link as soon as possible and take part in this…


Philips Pronto TSU-2000 Review

  Remote Central have just released their ultra in-depth review of the new TSU-2000 version of the Philips Pronto. "Philips decided that starting with the…


RF Modifications

From the newsgroup -NEW: Mitch Orysh documented an ADVANCED modification to the RR501 wirelss base transceiver that enables it to transceive ALL house codes.  Excellent…


ProntoPro

Remote Central has new updated info on the forth coming ProntoPro (Colour Pronto)… “To begin with, the ProntoPro is now expected to ship sometime during…


The Home Automation Key Rack

This one’s from the HomeVision mailing list. An interesting DIY project to tell who’s at home. “This was one of my first [certainly my first…


How Big Is Your Head End

Just been sent this by Derek Clydesdale… “Forget your stock portfolio, your mansion and the Porsche.  There’s a new status symbol for Silicon Valley’s rich…


Comfort Reads Pronto CCF Files

From the Comfort Egroups earlier today… “Great News – Infrared Learning Facility for Comfort (via Pronto). You can now use Pronto to learn your IR…


One For All Director URC-9900 Remote

  The Remote Central review of the new One For All Director URC-9900 is the usual, thorough, in-depth test you have come to expect from…


Speaker Wall Plates – Comfort Discount

Comfort have just added these professional looking speaker wall plates to their product catalogue… “These UK-type wall plates comprise of 2 pairs of gold chromed…


Touch N Glo Switches

  Just received the following – "Touch ' N ' Glo – State of the Art, Programmable, Intelligent Electronic Switches. The Touch'N'Glo Sensing Switches offer…


X10 IR543AH Pricing Info

Just updated the IR543AH Preview Page with the following pricing info… “The price of the production units are as follows: IR543AH Complete Unit 230V (Not…


Dell MP3 Jukebox

This looks loverly! – “The Digital Audio Receiver – A Dell Exclusive. Put the Dell Digital Audio Receiver wherever you want to listen to your music….


Digital CyberMaster Launches

  Digital CyberMasters have now launched their one-box solution for control of your home via the Internet!  "With a Digital Cybermasters InControl system installed in…


DIY Speaker Face-plates

James Hoye has recently added a step by step guide to making a professional looking in wall faceplate with speaker terminals to his website. You…


4 Years and Counting

  This website is four years old this week! Thanks as always go to all the readers and contributors for making it a success. Mark


World Exclusive – X10 IR543AH

World Exclusive – An IR receiver that could control units on ALL house codes rather than just one is surely on everyone’s wish list for…