WHAT IS THE MISFORTUNE COOKIE VULNERABILITY?

Misfortune Cookie is a critical vulnerability that allows an intruder to remotely take over a residential gateway device and use it to attack the devices connected to it. Researchers from Check Point’s Malware and Vulnerability Research Group recently uncovered this critical vulnerability present on millions of residential gateway (SOHO router) devices from different models and…

Smartening Up Business and Homes in North Carolina

Right now there is a revolutionary changeover happening in business as well as home. The latest innovations in automation are being connected with today’s mobile phones, the internet, and much more. In North Carolina, things are now starting to shape up into a whole new era of control, and you may find that there are…

The Holiday Benefits of Smart Home Controls

The holidays are a wonderful time for people of all backgrounds, as they bring together families, friends, and more to a joyous few months of celebration. With the season comes a great deal of issues, and they aren’t always in regards to family gatherings. Homeowners and businesses alike have to deal with several elements when…

Why Everyone Needs Music in their Home

Written by Heather L. Sidorowicz – President of Southtown Audio Video in Hamburg, NY “Music gives a soul to the universe, wings to the mind, flight to the imagination and life to everything.” — Plato More than 316 million people live in the United States, and they can all use music throughout their homes and in…

Should You Insulate Your Home Theater?

Written by Freddie at 24-7 Home Theater Acoustics are an area that gets a lot of attention in the world of home theater and with good reason.  A poorly designed room can make an incredible audio system sound terrible.  But is it worth using insulation to dampen the sound coming from your home theater? There…

NanoTech Adds 45 Selections to UltraFlix 4K Ultra HD Service

If you’re still wondering where all of the Ultra HD 4K content is, your may want to check out UltraFlix. UltraFlix is a new 4K Ultra HD IPTV/OTT network, which is exclusive to NanoTech’s Nuvola NP-1 player. The player was first announced late last year, but the service didn’t launch until spring 2014. Well, it looks…

Home Automation Benefits For The Elderly

When reaching your golden years, you may not think about technology in a lot of ways. However, there are some automations that have come to the home that will definitely be welcomed. There are so many new elements of automation that benefit the elderly, that you will definitely want to consider them for any time.…

Why Builders and Realtor’s Should Work With a Home Automation Company

Today’s home buyer is not just looking for a home, they are looking for their dream. Fulfilling that ultimate dream can be complicated if you’re not on the same wavelength as them. Realtors, construction planners, builders, and those that are directly related to meeting the demands of the dreamers of today will have to look…