2002

Onkyo Net-Tune Ethernet Audio

Submission by Nick Shore – I saw a mention of Net-Tune in a Home Cinema Choice article – this looks like the consumer electronics future for network…


Hope for ISDN Based Always On Connection?

Kwong Li brought this BT announcement to my attention yesterday. “Mr Danon finished by saying: “We recognise that the benefits of the new communications revolution…


Keene Electronics IRBKIT – Review

Submission by Jason Starkie – IR Distribution on a budget – As your Hi-Fi and Home Cinema set-up grows there usually comes a point where…


Thomson Stop Making UK TiVo Box

Yesterday EuropeMedia.net reported that Thomson have decided to stop manufacturing TiVos for the UK market. “TiVo’s UK manufacturing partner, Thomson, will cease production of the…


Domestic DivX Player

“A Singapore firm is to release a DVD player that can also play films encoded in the DivX, one of the most popular computer formats…


£20 Telly

The 20 quid maplins TV/Radio is back in stock! With it’s “composite in” feature it makes an ideal tool for setting up CCTV cameras around…


IR Remote Manager v1.3

Submission by Dan Toma – The version 1.3.x of the standalone application and of the AutoM8it plugin is available at the following addresses: http://www.geocities.com/tdanro :…


AutoM8it – New Application Launcher Plugin

Submission by Jim Brett AutoM8it.com have just released the new Application Launcher output plugin. As its names suggests this plugin adds application starting ability to…


TiVo TurboNet Card Now Available in UK

  London based Home Automation e-tailer Laser.com have just received stock of the TurboNet TiVo LAN cards, TiVo Memory and the hard drive brackets! "We…


New Release of AutoM8it.com

Submission by Jim Brett AutoM8it.com are pleased to announce a new version of the AutoM8it and X10 plugins. New for Version 0.0.4 New seperate Device…


Microsoft Takes the Tablet

Submission by Daniel James After years of development, Microsoft is unveiling a tablet computer controlled by a pen as well as a traditional mouse and…


IP Network Camera £199.99

Submission by Amer Savas The new FW1100 is now available at an introduction price of £199.99 + vat + del until 15th of Jan 2003….


UKs First CE.net WEBPAD Now Avaliable

Submission by Jack Walker The Wireless UK has now added a new WEBPAD to its inventory. The e-DigiNote is the first CE.net wireless hand held…


IR/RF Recording Playback for Dummies

From the uk.tech.home-automation newsgroup – “I’ve added a very preliminary page to my web site explaining a simple and inexpensive method for recording and playback of…


Mailing List Passes 700

The UKHA_D mailing list has just past the Seven Hundred subscriber mark this week! This list is for the UK Home Automation Die Hards! This…


Home Automation Wiring Scheme

Submission by Keith Doxey The cable marking system employed uses bands of coloured insulating tape to identify the different cables. It is much quicker than…


4-Camera Home CCTV Bundle

Submission by Jason Brown Now you can protect, control and automate your home *AND* save money with the new InControl Quadcam four camera bundle from…


Roomba Intelligent Floorvac – Review

  Submission by Peter White – WHAT IS ROOMBA?  Roomba is an ‘intelligent floorvac’ designed, as the manufactures put it, to “…keep your floors clean…


FreeView Goes Live

  The UKs new Terrestrial Digital TV service went live today. "Freeview provides up to 30 free digital TV and radio channels plus a whole…


Overclocked House Needs Extreme Cooling

Submission by Simon Bullers Found whilst surfing! Owensboro, KY – An enterprising young man has managed to run his appliances faster by overclocking the electrical…