itaas executives demonstrated at The Cable Show a home network leveraging its licensed Reference Design Kit (RDK) technology with a media gateway that connects to an IP client device and streams from a tablet.
DirecTV said it plans to begin offering subscribers a home security service early next year, using a platform from its acquisition of Langhorne, Pa.-based LifeShield.
Time Warner Cable said Tuesday that it is launching its home automation and security service, IntelligentHome, in Ohio and Wisconsin and that the service will hit its New York City system this fall.
Despite big improvements in telecommunications infrastructure on the African continent in the past five years, the quality and affordability of Internet services has not improved, a study conducted by Analysys Mason for the Internet Society finds.
AT&T finally introduced its Digital Life home automation and service, one that will appeal to its wireless customers who in many markets are outside of their traditional wireline network footprint.
FierceCable 's list of the top cable technologies of 2013 leads with a look at the video gateways--or "super DVRs"--that Comcast, Time Warner Cable and other major MSOs will deploy this year as they attempt to stave off competition from products such as DirecTV's Genie and Dish Network's Hopper multiroom DVRs.
Consumers who have an in-home broadband connection are more willing to purchase remote monitoring and control professionally monitored interactive security services, research firm Strategy Analytics said.
Home automation as we know it has been around for two decades, but in 2013, it may finally come into its own, with analysts predicting a compound annual growth rate of as much as 45 percent. But what's driving the projected growth in home automation? And what could stop that growth in its tracks?
In today's spotlight, FierceTelecom takes a look at how lower pricing from Verizon and other providers is driving growth in the home automation sector.
AT&T is using this week's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas to announce that it will begin delivering its Digital Life home security and automation services to homeowners in eight markets beginning in March.