2009

New Z-Wave Smoke Detector and Siren

Like torturing yourself with more Z-Wave goodies you can’t buy in the UK?  Here’s two interesting new products equipped with the wireless system… “Copenhagen –…


Crestron Integration by Custom Controls

Here’s a set of three videos from Custom Contols showing recent integration projects for smart home lighting and security systems as well as the Spotify…


New Apple Remote Review

Apple’s diminutive infrared remote control was replaced a few weeks back (along with the launch of a raft of other new hardware).  The new unit…



10 Smart Home Christmas Gift Ideas

It's not easy to buy something for the gadget lover who already seems to have everything – so here are 10 easy Christmas gift ideas…




Apple TV v3.0 Update

The guys at TotalApps.net are quick off the mark with their review of last nights release of the Apple TV v3.0 Software. “The free software…


Z-Wave Update

Our feelings for Z-Wave are pretty clear here at Automated Home.  While we love the technology and feel its a worthy 21st Century replacement for…


New Broadband Comparison Site

    BroadbandSuppliers.co.uk is a one stop shop for all things broadband. Be it the latest news concerning the broadband sector, even-handed expert reviews or…




Keene CAT5Blaster WallPate

Here’s another reason to love all that CAT5 you sunk into your walls.  The £90 set of CAT5Blaster Wallplates from Keene Electronics allow you to…





Sonos Announce ZonePlayer S5

Sonos have just announced a new all-in-one zone player.  The single box contains digital amps and 5 speakers and brings the the entry price of…