Control4 My House iPhone app gets an update

Posted in Home Automation,Software by Ruslan Ulanov on the March 15th, 2010

logo-app-control4Control4 has updated their free iPhone app to version 2.4. Control4 My House UI app controls lighting, HVAC, Audio and Video devices including Apple TV and iTunes, IP cameras, etc., through a familiar Control4 interface.

Added new language support including: Afrikaans, Croation, Czech, French, German, Hebrew, Italian, Portuguese, Swedish, Turkish.

Various defect fixes including but not limited to:

  • Control4 1.8 version changes.
  • Duplication of thermostats in certain projects.
  • Security keypad issues in certain projects.
  • Portrait to Landscape switching view issues.
  • Album artwork retrieval issues.
  • Improvements in camera movie display.
  • Display of diacritic characters in certain languages.
  • Device Driver support updates (requires getting an updated version of the Control4 project)

Control4 is going on an European trip

Posted in Home Automation,Industry News by Ruslan Ulanov on the February 4th, 2009

D&M Europe B.V. has signed an agreement with Control4. This agreement provides D&M with access to Control4’s technology to produce a range of Escient branded home control products. These products will be available in over 27 countries throughout Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA).

“The Control4 control platform is a comprehensive complement to the Denon, Marantz and Escient product lines,” said Bert Kiggen, Brand Director of DMi. “This agreement is a further milestone in our objective of providing custom installers with best in class, end-to-end system integration solutions for whole home entertainment, and environmental and security control. We look forward to working with Control4 in extending our system integration offerings throughout the EMEA CI markets.”