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The New Ultra High Speed HDMI is Here

HDMI standards are being raised again to keep up with today’s technological advances. This year the latest HDMI standard 2.1 is finally here with features such as dynamic HDR, eARC, and game mode VRR. All three of these features are going to benefit the user providing an even more fluid and detailed experience. Now you…

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Leon Sound Tile

Leon’s Media Decor is back at it again with another impressive piece of equipment, the Ente Sound Tile. “We designed the Ente Sound Tile to change the way that people think about architectural audio. Instead of having the speakers hidden away, we wanted them to be on display and actually add to the design of…

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Sonos isn’t all it’s cracked up to be…

Sonos verses Autonomics. I can’t tell you how many times I’ve heard a client tell me, “I just want a simple Sonos type music system. Nothing extravagant” and then I cringe at the thought of trying to break through their sales forcefield and explain to them that Sonos isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.…

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Redefining Audio With ELAN

Redefining Audio With Elan ELAN has partnered with Dante to bring the most reliable IP-enabled audio distribution system available. This next generation system revolutionizes multi-zone audio distribution while providing an easy to use, intuitive system. Enjoy superior quality audio without the costly headache of hard wiring your components. Enjoy the flexibility of being able to…

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How High Should I Mount My TV?

Mounting televisions have become a common practice in most homes. Mounting helps perfect the viewing angle, it also helps create a clean, modern and minimalist look. After buying a new television many clients at AIC want to know how high they should mount their new television. When considering the placement of a television mount consider…

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Sonos VS Denon

At Advanced Integrated Controls we’ve noticed that wireless multi-room music systems have become a popular choice for audio streaming. The ability to easily customize audio over WiFi throughout a home has made wireless music systems a staple in audio streaming. Traditionally wireless speakers used Bluetooth to transmit audio; however, the compression of the audio data…

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How COVID- 19 Has Slowed the Internet

In the past couple of weeks, you may have noticed things moving a bit slower online. Perhaps you’re having login issues or certain services are loading at a snail’s pace. Video calls may be dropping and the work you normally accomplish at the office is taking longer to do at home. A lot of people…

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Lutron Palladiom, A Tradition of Excellence

Palladiom is Lutron’s masterpiece, a flawless, highly sought after shading system with over 50 years in the making. With every great design, there is even greater design roots. Lutron’s Palladiom takes inspiration from the foundations of modern art, featuring Bauhaus roots, Scandinavian design concepts and International modernism. Palladiom offers innovative elegance with groundbreaking technology.  …

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How To: WiFi Calling

Did you know you could use your wireless network to make phone calls with your cellphone? WiFi calling is easily one of the most overlooked features on our phones. What is WiFi Calling? WiFi calling allows you to make and receive calls through your wireless network instead of your cellular network.   Why Would I…

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Transcend Into TV With Nexus 21

As wall mounting televisions became the norm, we have missed something along the way. There is without a doubt, elegance in the way we are able to place thin televisions on the wall and over a fireplace.   After all, it wasn’t that long ago that our televisions took a large floor-space in our living…