Smart Home Automation



Enhancing home automation with IoT
October 2018, Elvey Security Technologies , Integrated Solutions, Products
By automating elements which are electronically driven, homeowners are given the power to improve their quality of life by implementing these enabling technologies and controlling them via a smart device.

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MQTT protocol is giving hackers a backdoor into smart homes
12 September 2018
Another warning has been issued to designers of Internet of Things (IoT)-connected products, with the cybersecurity firm Avast announcing recently that it discovered a severe flaw related to the MQTT ...

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IoT in your home: what are the risks?
1 September 2018, Cyber Security
Put security in place before investing in IoT smart home devices.

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Ten cybersecurity smart home tips from Ben-Gurion University
1 September 2018, Cyber Security
According to cyber researchers at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Cyber Security Awareness Month is an excellent time to make a few simple changes that will result in a far greater level of safety and security.

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10 home security mistakes you need to avoid
Residential Estate Security Handbook 2018, Access Control & Identity Management, Perimeter Security, Alarms & Intruder Detection, Residential Estate (Industry)
Common mistakes that homeowners commit when it comes to home security, as well as some tips to make sure your home is always secure and your family is always safe.

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Smart Home Dome 1080p
Residential Estate Security Handbook 2018, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring, Residential Estate (Industry)
The Yi Smart Home dome camera offers HD 1080 resolution with 360-degree views and the ability to tilt and pan.

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Yi Static Home 1080p
Residential Estate Security Handbook 2018, Products
The YI 1080p Home Camera 2 is powered by a new generation Ambarella S2LM chipset, low-power 28 nm CMOS sensor, integrated ARM Cortex-A9 CPU, and H.264 HP 5.1 encoding technology.

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Ring expands to South Africa
July 2018, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring
Ring provides complete preventive home security products and solutions which will make it easier for residents to monitor and secure their homes from anywhere.

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Too safe to escape
July 2018, Technews Publishing, News
A recent story I was told highlights how we still take security for granted in our daily lives. Most people try to ensure that their houses, townhouses and apartments have some form of security in place ...

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Antenna for centimetre-level indoor positioning
13 June 2018, RF Design, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT
The Toaglas UWC.40 chip antenna, at 6 x 7 x 3 mm, is a small form factor ultra-wideband (UWB) antenna with high efficiencies across the pulsed UWB communications operational bands. It enables designers ...

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The story behind an SA-made home automation solution
June 2018, Technews Publishing, Perimeter Security, Alarms & Intruder Detection, Security Services & Risk Management
The Sentian i3 is a ‘brain’ for home security, and comprises hardware, embedded software, a cloud service and user app. It can connect to existing alarm systems and off-the-shelf CCTV cameras.

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Netgear home security camera
1 June 2018, Duxbury Networking, CCTV, Surveillance & Remote Monitoring, Products
The new Arlo Pro2, features 1080p HD video, a plug-in backup solar power option, and support for applications such as Amazon Alexa.

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Synology announces new solutions
1 June 2018, IT infrastructure
Synology has launched its Solution Exhibition at the Xin-Yi Eslite store in Taipei during COMPUTEX 2018 (from the 5th to 9th June), showcasing its first Mesh Wi-Fi router, MR2200ac, along with the updated ...

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Evolution of home technology from connected to proactive
Issue 1 2020, Electronics Technology
The idea of ‘home’ has evolved greatly over the millennia. Over the last decades, technology has transformed homes into hubs of functionality – centres of entertainment, environmental management, work, ...

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Growth of the connected home
17 May 2017, Altron Arrow, Telecoms, Datacoms, Wireless, IoT
The connected home is a rapidly emerging market and platform for products and innovations. Whether you call it the connected home, smart home or home automation, it is a hub of activity for connectivity ...

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Flexible wireless cable for broadband
17 November 2004, Hiconnex, Electronics Technology, News, Integrated Solutions
CommScope's wireless broadband communication cable (WBC) is a low loss highly flexible 50 Ω braided cable, designed for maximum flexibility in demanding sites where curves, bends and twists require a ...

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Combined current and overvoltage arrester
November 2004, Surge Technology, Electrical Power & Protection, Products
The DEHNventil TT is a combined Class I lightning current arrester and Class II overvoltage arrester providing the same level of protection where previously up to 20 devices had to be installed and connected. ...

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Flash-based FPGA lets race engine controller lead the pack
22 September 2004, ASIC Design Services, Programmable Logic, Products
Ref: z2717152m In the world of motor racing, speed is everything and not just on the track. In many classes, the electronic control unit (ECU) that controls the engine has become as critical a component ...

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Case story: UNO-2160 used in inspection machine controller
21 April 2004, Centurion Micro Electronics, Computer/Embedded Technology, Access Control & Identity Management
A customer was looking for a reliable and compact platform to replace industrial PCs. The customer needed two Ethernet interfaces for its 'Inspection Machine'. One interface was used for video data transmission ...

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Vertical cam type master switch for crane and mill control
March 2004, Anglo Allied Engineering, Operator Interfaces, Switches & Relays, Integrated Solutions
Square D, a subsidiary of Telemecanique, has designed a compact master switch for use with all types of magnetic controllers used on mill auxiliaries and on crane and hoist applications. Known as the ...

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