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ResiWeek Episode 48: New Years Predictions

We look back at the events that shaped the Residential integration market in 2016.  How significant was the mass market release of Alex and Echo – Is voice control the paradigm change we were hoping for? Consolidations continue to change the playing field.   Plus a “Futurecast ” at what 2017 and 2018 will bring.

Host: Matt Scott

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Runtime: 36:05

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ResiWeek 44: Communicating Value

On this episode – Microsoft takes aim at Amazon Echo and Google Home, Sony offers new high end home products, CEDIA business exchange is now open. These stories and more.

Host: Matt Scott

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Runtime: 36:05

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Partnerships Abound at CEDIA 2016

In what will no doubt be the first of many announcements about Amazon Echo, Control4’s press event today hailed the connection between Amazon’s Alexa and the Control4 system. A client is able to trigger scene changes in the lighting, turn off the TV, or control just about anything that the Control4 system touches. It also … Read more

A Week with Alexa

I did it. I finally did it. After several colleagues and friends encouraging me to do so, I did it. I purchased an Amazon Echo. Upon opening the package I expected some amount of instructions or documentation. What was inside was the simplest of directions; download the Alexa App. Once that was completed the world … Read more

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Technology Wrap Ep 7

Phillip ‘HiPhi’ Cordell with the weekly news wrap up in the way only he can.