Technology Lifestyle Trends
A monthly newsletter published by IDS Audio/Video & Technologies
Volume 2 Issue 4     April 2018
Are You Dreaming of a Smart Home?
Did you know that IDS can convert your entire home into a smart home? All of the solutions we offer can be designed and installed to work together, giving you the ultimate smart experience. With control available even from your smartphone, the possibilities are endless. For an example of smart home technology, including our favorite, the Control4 system, take a look at HGTV's 2018 Smart Home. When you get ideas, call us at 516-625-6060 and we can design your dream smart home!
It's Outdoors Time!
Now is the perfect time to plan and install the elements that will take your outdoor entertaining to the next level. Custom lighting, outdoor TVs and speakers, remote activated fire pits, louvered automatic roofs and much more! Why not make your backyard your fresh-air paradise? Let IDS work with you to create your ultimate backyard escape. Call us at 516-625-6060 for a consultation today.
Smart-Speaker Security
(say that three times fast!)
We've all heard stories of smart speakers listening to conversations even when not actively engaged by users. While this can be disconcerting, most issues are fixed by manufacturers in a very timely manner. There are also settings which should be activated to protect your privacy. For a in-depth discussion about security and smart speakers, read more here.
In Case You Missed the CES Hot Gadgets
Every year, techies anxiously await the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) to see and learn about the newest electronic 'toys'--large home items, small personal gadgets and everything in between. This year, highlights included the standard new phones, laptops, turntables and even a 65" rollable TV. But in case you missed the list of standout gadgets introduced at the show, take a look.
An affordable way to maintain your systems
If keeping your home technology systems up and running is important to you, let IDS help you maintain your electronic lifestyle and avoid significant down time. A Peace of Mind Service Plan will make sure those products keep performing like the day you purchased them!
Contact  us today to learn more.
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