Another Home Network MP3 Jukebox

With the remarkable IPAQ Music Center, Compaq ushers in an entirely new era of audio entertainment for music lovers. The size of a 17″ standard…



HomeNet 2001

Homenet 2001 – Intercontinental Brussels, 5th & 6th Of July – “Home networking is the collection of technologies and services that make it possible to connect…


X10 Cameras

  Xcam2 is perfect for monitoring your front door, garage, or keeping an eye on your baby whilst asleep. You simply need a spare mains…


KAT5 Units Launch

Keith Doxeys KAT5 units have just gone on sale!  The “KAT5 AVS” costs £70 for a transmitter and receiver pair and will allow you to…


London Meeting Arrangements

Here are the arrangements for the alternative meeting for all those who are still traveling to London on Wednesday 2nd May despite the cancelation of…


Tonights Future Now TV program

It appears tonights “Future Now” TV program (23:30 Carlton & LWT)will not now be the one featuring X10 and the Comfort system… It will be…


Pace Research Into UK Networked Home

WEST YORKSHIRE, England–(BUSINESS WIRE)–April 11, 2001–British consumers are eager to explore the range of services that will be made possible by home networking technologies, reveals…


More Home Automation on UK TV

Another UK TV program this week features home automation in the form of the Comfort system and X10. The program makers had input from Steve…


PCB Coming for BX24-AHT

  From the comp.home.automation newsgroup – more info on the All Housecode RF receiver… “I have added a schematic and a readme.txt file to the…


HomeTech Show Posponed – AGAIN

The news that HomeTech have once again “postponed” their London show arrived this week. Giving just 12 days notice HomeTech have made themselves few friends…


Sky Personal Planner

“The much, over promised Personal Planner is said to being added to the SkyGuide EPG software later this month, according to the online website of…


Comfort TV Coverage

We have some TV coverage on the ‘Hard Cash’ program on BBC1 at 7.30PM TONITE. The coverage is of an Apartment project in Manchester in…


Sky Plus Details Revealed

“An insider at Sky has supplied digiNEWS with information relating to the next generation of Sky Digibox. Originally known as MySky, the new platform will…


Spare Pronto Batteries

Just been told by Lets Automate that they have just received a small batch of spare re-chargable Pronto batteries. These are pretty hard to come…


CEDIA UK Expo 2001

The CEDIA UK EXPO 2001 has been announced for the 21 to 24 May.  This year the show will be open to the public (in…



Pronto TSU2000 Firmware

From RemoteCentral.com – “TSU2000 firmware! Well, here it is – the downloadable firmware update program for all Philips Pronto TSU2000 owners! If you’ve managed to incapacitate…


Intel Moves from HomeRF to 802.11b

Extract from an article on The Register this morming… Intel has dealt a severe blow to a wireless networking standard supported by industry heavyweights such…