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Benefits of a Lighting Control System

Nastassja Rodriguez Articles, Lighting Control 2 Comments

Are you considering a Lighting Control System for your home? Here are 10 great benefits on how a Lighting Control System can improve your lifestyle. Get rid of all the wall acne! Chances are the rooms in your home have more than one lighting fixture which means several light switches on a wall. A lighting control system would remove them …

Casaplex Why Did Google Buy Nest?

Why Did Google Buy Nest?

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Top 4 Reasons Why Google Bought Nest Google bought Nest because of consumer data that no one else has. Google bought Nest because they wanted Fadell on their team. Google bought nest because they want to enter the home automation market. There are a number of rumors going around about why Google just spent $3.2 Billion dollars on a company …

Casaplex Crestron AirMedia

Crestron AirMedia

JP Rike Articles, Crestron 0 Comments

A Solution to Conference Room Cable Clutter We’ve all seen it: Conference Room Cable Clutter. You walk into your company’s conference room and see a plethora of the following cables on the table to hook up your laptop to make a presentation on the TV: VGA Cables, DVI Cables, HDMI Cables, audio cables, along with some cables you never even …

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Lighting Control System

Nastassja Rodriguez Crestron, Lighting Control 2 Comments

What is a lighting control system? A lighting control system is an intelligent network of lighting controls which allows you to have control of the lights in a space. There are various types of lighting control systems available to you depending on your needs and desires.  A normal switch in your home that switches a light on and off is …

Casaplex iOS 7 - Here to Stay

iOS 7 – Here to Stay

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Over the last month, Alex Kane of our Casaplex Creative Media department has been testing iOS 7. Alex said that this would be the most exciting iOS release since the iPhone came out. He also thought that after the iOS 7 launch, most apps would update to follow the simplicity and the user interface of iOS 7 and they have. …

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Crestron vs Savant – Comparing Control Systems

Derek Goldstein Articles 23 Comments

Crestron vs Savant – which system should I buy? This is the question that most clients who have done their homework usually ask. The reason this is difficult to answer is because it really depends on what the client is looking for. In addition, only a solid integrator can make either of these platforms perform to their full potential. I …

Casaplex iTunes 11: First Impressions

iTunes 11: First Impressions

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Apple has just released iTunes 11. First you will notice a new iTunes icon. Then you will notice the new iTunes 11 User Interface. I am stunned at the overall refresh of the application. It is simply amazing. After just using the application for a few minutes, I am really enjoying the new UI. It is very fast and sleek. …

Casaplex Review: Windows 8 (Without a Touchscreen)

Review: Windows 8 (Without a Touchscreen)

Ryley Sevier it-tales, Reviews 3 Comments

So you have a nice shiny laptop without a touch screen. What does Windows 8 mean to you? I wanted to know first hand how things panned out. I recently reviewed the ASUS N56VM and decided it would be a perfect candidate for such an endeavor. Windows 8 is toted as the new, pretty, touchable operating system to bring up …