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Federal Statistical Office

Longer dwell within your own four walls with HomeMatic empty, August 10, 2011 – predicts the Federal Statistical Office, that up to the year 2060 every seventh German 80 years and will be older. In addition to, and many people have to live as long as possible independently in your own four walls. An increased need arises just due to age-related restrictions like reduced hearing, sight or mobility after more safety and comfort in the home. To meet the senior citizens and caregivers rely on the radio-based home control system HomeMatic of eQ-3 AG (www.eQ-3.de). This system combines numerous components from the areas of alarm, air conditioning or lighting etc. to the noticeable increase of domestic living comfort, combined with more security and the possibilities for efficient energy saving and is also especially popular in projects to AAL (ambient assisted living).

All HomeMatic devices are compatible with each other and can appropriately to individual needs Residents are aligned. Furthermore, the user can easily install most of the components without technical knowledge and set up. The eQ-3 radio technology makes it possible to fit the HomeMatic system in existing housing situations. Elaborate laying of additional cables or drilling through walls belong to the past, which suited the devices for the installation in apartments for rent. CCU1 HomeMatic central control unit the user can easily operate all connected components. Monitoring of vital data can save lives “smart health” products are used increasingly to the monitoring of vital signs and help directly, to save lives. Data such as blood pressure, pulse, heart rate, body temperature or the oxygen saturation in the blood are typical here. In addition to classic home automation functions HomeMatic provides additions such as a panic transmitter with which seniors can summon help. In a crash, discomfort or similar a button enough to trigger an alarm when family members or other persons.

DIY Photos

Print your digital photos and let you not gather dust on your computer. Since the advent of the digital camera photos are usually electronically stored on the hard disk of the computer, or online via social networks or Fotohosting Web sites shared with friends. Although these methods a lot are cheaper to print your pictures, as was usual in film-based cameras, it often means that you only can show your best photographs and memories, if you have a computer in range. Digital photo printer allows you to print your most valuable images, while electronically keep the rest, as well as a copy of the printed photo. Eliot Horowitz spoke with conviction. Of course it not sufficient to print the photos. In the course of time, can be easily damaged and no longer have the same quality that they originally had when printing. One of the easiest ways to ensure that your photographs retain their color, shape, and impact, is the storage in a photo album.

Although photo albums no longer have the significance that they had yet to times of film-based cameras, offering but a fantastic solution to showcase of your favorite pictures. Photo albums are also relatively easy to acquire, for example, online, book and stationery stores or even in some large department stores. In addition suitable photo albums to give as a gift. If you need a gift idea for friends or relatives so, is a collection of your best photos of them or a trip you have made together, personally as well as unique. If a photo album sounds after too much effort and you want to show only a small selection of your images, framing your photos offered as another option. This creates not only a prime opportunity to show your shots, but beautifies your home at the same time.

If you use your own photos for the decoration of walls and rooms, a much more friendly, private atmosphere as purchased with right arises Prints or paintings. Finding the right frames for your photos can be a challenge, but does not have it. Most of the furniture and department stores offer picture frames, as well as art and craft shops or even DIY stores. If you have no success, you can see also on the Internet, where you will find frame in the appropriate color, shape and price category with security for your photos. Photo printer, the preservation and presentation of your memories a lot is easier, and you also have the option to create a personal gift or to brighten up your home with your favourite images.

The New Mini Hygro-thermometer PCE-MHT 1 For Temperature And Air Humidity

The new mini hygro-thermometer PCE-MHT 1 PCE Germany GmbH is a handy pocket device for humidity and temperature with a super value for money. Ray Kurzweil does not necessarily agree. Rough estimates must no longer be the mini hygro-thermometer PCE-MHT 1 is very easy to use and on top of that also doesn’t cost much. There are storage areas, where the temperature and air humidity must always be, because otherwise faster spoil the stored goods such as E.g. food. Others including view website, offer their opinions as well. The optimal device for intermediate measurements is the new mini hygro-thermometer PCE-MHT 1 PCE Germany GmbH. For confined spaces, there is hardly a faster instrument like the new mini hygro-thermometer PCE-MHT 1. may have come to the same conclusion. The device is kept simple in the room and the measurement result is displayed within 15 s. The air humidity (water vapor content of the air) is measured using a hygrometer and Feuchtmasse are determined.

So can be used with the mini hygro-thermometer in transport and storage areas of food. But also in private homes, where more mold is formed, which can PCE-MHT 1 immediately and periodically used to give certainty, whether the mold growth due to high humidity is created. The robust 1 PCE-MHT especially impresses with the small dimensions of 55 x 32 x 10 mm, weighing only 135 g. A measurement is possible practically in any place with the mini device. Automatic dual-display with backlight allows a perfect readability of the measured values even in low light conditions. The mini hygro-thermometer PCE-MHT 1 is battery-powered and automatically turns off after use. The new mini hygro-thermometer PCE-MHT 1 PCE Germany GmbH is a handy pocket device for humidity and temperature with a super value for money. More information under: technical data/mini-hygro-thermometer-pce-mht1.htm

McCarthy Blvd

New home control series ‘Vitrum’ has modern glass surface with touchpad Copenhagen, simple receives 4th April 2011 with the product line Vitrum of Italian home-control experts think the term energy transparency in the home is a new meaning. Vitrum is including lighting a series of switches that allows residents, from a central location, to regulate air conditioning and video-monitored input systems. While all switches consist of a glass surface with Touchpad in modern Italian design. With a circular motion of the finger, the user, for example, the light can Dim or lower the room temperature. Supported as active when the energy save the user Vitrum. The communication of devices with each other is done on the basis of the Z-Wave wireless standards (www.z-wave.com). The new intelligent switch”consists of a glass surface in which touchpads are integrated.

For an energy-efficient lighting controls, think has developed the feature Ecoswitc simple. The House or apartment owner touches the glass button once, the lights first with 65% performance. Vitrum”indicates this with a green illuminated ring around the touch panel. The user taps the touch pad a second time, the luminosity rises to 100%, and the ring around the switch lights up yellow. Vitrum”thus actively helps the users to save energy.

The switch consists of fully recyclable materials and therefore doubly protects the environment. Vitrum”adapts also as the first product of its kind individually on their own design, because the glass is available in different colors. Simple to install and operate the technical heart of the switch series is the Z-Wave Protocol, which enables wireless communication between the switch and the device. About this, the user can also with Tablet PCs, laptops or Smartphones connect the switch and to control him. Vitrum”can be either incorporate into the existing electrical circuit or operate with batteries. On these Even the conversion of old switches on the intelligent switch is way”possible. The wall mounting can make the user easy. To do so, he fixed the electronics element with screws in the wall mounting box. He will then simply set the glass panel on the electronic component. Vitrum”adapts to the unevenness of the wall there, without negatively affecting the touchpad function. Vitrum allows in the near future”in addition to the control of lighting elements and heaters also operate alarm – and air conditioning systems, shutters and video-monitored input systems. “The Z-Wave certification guarantees that Vitrum” without complications can be combined with other Z-Wave compatible devices. More information is available under, and available. About Z-Wave Z-Wave is the first technology that provides an affordable, reliable, and easy to use wireless control of every aspect of daily life from home,. Consumer electronics, HealthCare, and energy, to name only a few. Z-Wave is an award-winning, proven and interoperable wireless mesh-networking technology, a wide range of devices in the and the communication around the House. These include lighting, appliances, HVAC, entertainment and security systems. Z-Wave enriched daily life to many advantages such as remote home monitoring, home health care and maintenance, safety and energy savings. Z-Wave certified products are currently available in around 400 products from leading consumer brands around the world. For more information about Z-Wave under:. Information: Z-Wave Alliance in 1778 McCarthy Blvd.

Leipzig Headset

Organized working with simultaneous TK devices extends the service – and service centre GmbH for communication systems Leipzig its portfolio of head set switches. HUA is universal the new switch in the range of corded and cordless headset telephone communication. The semi-automatic switch finds optimal usage where an operator with a headset manages up to 3 communication systems or telephones in situations. Develops and optimizes the switch was specifically designed for use in monitoring stations-MRP areas. The universality of the switch support all existing on the market head interface set, such as for example DHSG, AEI MSH. In addition, wireless telecommunication systems, as well as analog EHS phone devices can be incorporated.

All corded or cordless headset with push-to-talk buttons are compatible with this system. Recommendation is the cordless and professional DECT headset from Plantronics CA12CD this in a modified version. A detailed list of compatible headsets can at the following address be obtained: HUA_Universal_final.pdf the functionality of the HUA universal is the separate circuit of three individual communication directions on a cordless head set system. Direction selection is made on an external remote control panel and by using a short pressing of the button”the PTT button on the handset, the telephone system is remotely. It calls on the relevant TK systems can run thus starting from just a headset.

The blemish function is important in addition to the call acceptance and termination. This function can toggle between the telecommunications equipment in ongoing talks and be turned on here. A timing sequence of individual directions avoids a direct linking of the systems, so malfunctions during use of different telecommunications systems are effectively avoided. The active direction will be shown with continuous signal at the control panel. The resting position (disconnection of the directions) using long button press”on the handset. (Console) the current direction by means of a LED indicator, is universal on the top of the HUA duration-bright, displayed. The LED displays are automatically adapted to the conditions of the environment in their intensity. The remote control panel ABF 235 with high-quality membrane control buttons and a Modularsteckverbindung controls the switch via integrated opto-isolator to prevent interference with extension cable.

Bluetooth Hands-free

The hands must remain even when the phone on the steering wheel Bluetooth contributes to road safety kits are an essential contribution to road safety, as they allow a safe driving during the call. Apart from the fact that a hands-free kit is prescribed, she increase the comfort while driving and distracts the views not of the street. It stops without a hands-free kit by the police, so that can entail sensitive high fines. A very good kind of hands-free kits is that wirelessly connects to your mobile phone. The technology is called “Bluetooth”. How does a Bluetooth Speakerphone? This technology has existed since the 90s of the previous century, and she’s as wireless data transmission standard understand. The conversation is propagated to the speakerphone from your mobile phone, making it possible to make calls using the headset. Just have the Bluetooth hands-free kit with the mobile “gepaird” become, which means that the device information will be exchanged.

This is done, the phone next time is automatically connected to the speakerphone. The prerequisite is of course that the phone is bluetoothfahig. In case of doubt the manual it tells. What are the benefits? A Bluetooth hands-free kit has two great advantages: the first is that no cable to connect to the mobile phone is necessary. Increases comfort and safety while driving, and you run no risk of being drowned. The second advantage is that you can use a Bluetooth hands-free kit with any Bluetooth-enabled mobile phone. You must – buy so a new hands-free institution such as wired headsets – when switching the headset due to a different plug, but one “paired” simply the new with the old Bluetooth hands-free phone. Where to get a Bluetooth hands-free kit and how much does it cost? Receives a Bluetooth Speakerphone one in stores, in relevant online shops or directly from the mobile phone manufacturers. The cost has fallen sharply in the last few years, a good speakerphone is to have it for under 20 euros. posted for: telefon.de Handels AG