ProKNX Releases realKNX Air for Secure Offline Smart Home Voice Control

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ProKNX has released realKNX Air, a next-generation voice control solution for home automation. In addition to the well-known voice assistants Siri, Alexa and Google Home, realKNX Air also offers extremely powerful, offline voice control that runs directly on-device, without cloud … [READ MORE]

ABB Unveils Connected Solutions for Smarter Homes at IFA 2018

ABB Unveils Connected Solutions for Smarter Homes at IFA 2018

At IFA 2018, the world’s most important trade fair for consumer and home electronics, ABB showcases its latest innovations and bespoke solutions with focus on digitalization, safety and security and interoperability within the smart home sector From August 31 to … [READ MORE]

Futuresource Consulting Expects Voice Assistants to be Incorporated into the Fabric of Smart Homes

Voice Assistants (VAs) are being integrated into an increasing number and variety of connected consumer devices in multiple markets and are on course to develop as a major user interface over the next 2-3 years, according to the latest Futuresource … [READ MORE]

Highlights from Light + Building 2018 – Part 2: Simpler Design, Installation and Control

Siemens Product Manager Ulrike Kull demonstrating the new connection technique on Siemens' new universal KNX dimmer.

By Yasmin Hashmi, KNXtoday If you were looking for tools to make KNX system planning, installation and operation easier, Light + Building 2018 had plenty to show. In Part 2 of our show highlights, we look at a selection of … [READ MORE]

BAB Technologie Supports Voice Control and KNX Project Import with its Smart Home Apps

NEW in APPMODULE: • Smart Screens • KNX project import • Support of Amazon® Alexa, Apple® Home Kit®, Google® Assistant, IFTTT Impossible? There’s no such thing. With the APPMODULE you can easily connect the whole world of IoT with KNX … [READ MORE]

Gira Offers High level of System Continuity with New Smart Home and Security Solutions

As a full-range supplier of intelligent system solutions for building control, Gira showcased numerous innovations at the Light + Building 2018 trade fair – products and solutions for the smart home as well as for alarms and security. In addition, … [READ MORE]

ABB Launches Busch-VoiceControl KNX with Integrated Voice Control for Amazon Echo, Google Home and Apple HomeKit

First KNX control system to integrate three major voice activation platforms ABB delivers market’s first voice activated KNX control system that works with Amazon Echo, Google Home and Apple HomeKit ABB has launched Busch-VoiceControl® KNX, a new voice activated KNX … [READ MORE]

Enertex Presents SynOhr MultiSense KNX Room Controller with Built-in Voice Recognition at Light + Building 2018

Enertex® SynOhr® MultiSense KNX is the world’s first KNX touch room controller with built in self-sufficient voice recognition and with no need for an external power supply – it is fed directly from the KNX bus. • High quality anodized … [READ MORE]