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Amendment to 18th Edition Wiring Regulations


Join the FREE EVENT. On 28th March  2022 at 10:00 BST the Institute of Engineering and Technology (IET) will be launching the Amendment 2:2022 to BS 7671:2018, providing you the opportunity to learn about important changes to the IET Wiring Regulations. The launch provides updates on the key changes and their impact, such as: Arc [...]read moreAmendment to 18th Edition Wiring Regulations

Upcoming Channel Changes 28/03/22


On 28 March 2022 new channels are launching on Freeview including “W” and some broadcasters are making important changes to their channels. Viewers will start to see captions on channel 25 this week and will need to retune on 28th March to update their TV to keep their channels and TV Guide up to date. [...]read moreUpcoming Channel Changes 28/03/22

Whitepaper released to address HDMI extension issues


The challenge of extending HDMI connectivity beyond 15 metres passive connectivity limitation is a well-known issue, you can now find out more via the whitepaper issued by C2G, called The Ghost in the HDMI Machine. It explores the issues as to why the high-bandwidth connection is sensitive which arises from the installation environmental conditions, as [...]read moreWhitepaper released to address HDMI extension issues

Polar Bear Design award exclusive distribution to RGB Communications

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Operating in the high end custom install sector, you will now be able to get access to quality products from Polar Bear Design via RGB Communications. They have just been awarded exclusive distribution.  Polar Bear Design are leaders in the provision of wall thermostats, luxury keypads and installation accessories, aimed at the luxury hotel, superyacht [...]read morePolar Bear Design award exclusive distribution to RGB Communications

Invision UK – Show & Tell Events 2022

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The leading UK and Ireland Distributor, Invision are back on the events calendar with their popular Show & Tell format. At the event you will get the opportunity to physically get your hands on products from a range of brands in the home automation sector.  Invision are renowned for running these events which have proved [...]read moreInvision UK – Show & Tell Events 2022

Pulse Cinema Open Days


As the UK’s only AV distributor who is dedicated to the Home Cinema sector, Pulse Cinemas are launching a series of open days. Each open day will provide a great opportunity to develop your knowledge as well as enhance what you offer to your customers.  They are designed to enable you to learn more and [...]read morePulse Cinema Open Days

DTG Summit- Television Beyond Imagination

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2022 is going to be year of events and networking and DTG have announced their 2022 summit, taking place on the 5th May at King’s Place in London. Promising to be their most progressive, unexpected and brave summit to date.  The day will be full of panels and research, presentations and great networking opportunities.  You [...]read moreDTG Summit- Television Beyond Imagination

Bemco adds KNX Panel Building Course

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Bemco, a specialist leader in smart home technology has added a great course to their portfolio – KNX Panel Building Course, in which you will be taught the process on how to build a KNX board. It is a one day course which will cover the whole process which includes the assembly of KNX and [...]read moreBemco adds KNX Panel Building Course

Cedia Launches UK Tech Summits

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As events and face to face meetings return to normality, Cedia have launched their 2022 dates for their infamous tech summits. Each summit provides a place for technology integrators to meet up with key brands and manufacturers and have the opportunity to speak to key decision makers and influencers in this sector.  Find out about [...]read moreCedia Launches UK Tech Summits

What is Matter and why is it good to know?


We will hear more and more about Matter as the smart home sector continues to grow.  Matter is a new smart home industry standard.  Important to know as it promises secure connectivity which is more reliable which will enable devices to work seamlessly and work together. It is key as it will enable more connectivity [...]read moreWhat is Matter and why is it good to know?