Cinematographer John W. Rutland is no stranger to creating chilling light effects. This Halloween, Philips Hue collaborated with him to bring high-tech horror into your home. With his experience in lighting supernatural horror films like Paranormal Activity: The Ghost Dimension (which hits theaters on October 23, 2015), Rutland is an expert on transforming a cozy […]Get the Guide
The World’s Loudest Home Theater has 4K Projector, 24-foot Screen
How loud does your home theater go? There’s a pretty good chance it doesn’t get anywhere near as loud as Jeremy Kipnis’ home theater. His media room just won a spot in the Guiness World Records list for being the Loudest Personal Gaming System. How loud? This room gets to 132dB. Think of it like […]Get the Guide
Osram Sylvania and TCP to Make 7 WeMo-Friendly Smart Light Bulbs for 2015
The latest smart light bulbs are designed to work with the WeMo Link and WeMo app.
The latest smart light bulbs are designed to work with the WeMo Link and WeMo app.Get the Guide
Smart Lighting for the Holidays
4 great ways to use smart lighting to control your holiday lights
While every season is a good season for smart lighting control, holiday time is an especially perfect time to install or try out new automated lighting control products. With a home automation system, you can control your home lights, string lights, wireless dimmers or smart light bulbs. Wifi-connected systems make turning lights on or dimming […]Get the Guide
See how electronic components can blend beautifully into every room of the house.
There’s not a room in your house that shouldn’t benefit from the inclusion of at least a few pieces of technology. And thanks to innovative designs by manufacturers and clever installation techniques by home systems integrators, electronic components can be incorporated seamlessly into a variety of environments, whether contemporary media rooms or traditional master suites. Regardless of the style, size, or shape of the space, there’s a way to enjoy technology without it intruding on the room aesthetic. In this section of our Design & Technology issue, we showcase several different room environments that each houses a remarkable array of technology. You may be surprised at how difficult it is to detect some of the electronics that have been integrated.Get the Guide
Dimmable, Controllable Lighting
A theater’s light fixtures will help set the mood for movie nights, and cre- ate some fantastic special effects.Get the Guide
Things We Hope to See at CEDIA Expo
What will be the next big thing in home control, home theater and audio at CEDIA 2013?
What will be the next big thing in home control, home theater and audio at CEDIA 2013?Get the Guide
Eyeleds Open Your Home to Warm LED Lighting
Lighting Science Group has made its Eyeleds indoor and outdoor LED surface lighting products available in the United States.
Lighting Science Group has made its Eyeleds indoor and outdoor LED surface lighting products available in the United States.Get the Guide
Ultimate Home Office Mixes Work & Play
Five displays and 7.1 surround sound make the office space sizzle in this California desert home.
Five displays and 7.1 surround sound make the office space sizzle in this California desert home.Get the Guide