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  1. Watch TV and video wherever you want in your home
    In this article I'm going to look at the things you need to think about if you want to watch television and video wherever you want in your home. Learn More
  2. Control audio-visual devices with a smart phone or tablet
    Many audio-visual devices not have their own control apps which you can download to your smartphone or tablet, but they all have a different look & feel, and it can be a bit of a pain switching between apps if you're using a number of devices in a short period of time. You are also left with the problem of how to control devices that don't have their own app. Learn More
  3. Control audio-visual devices which are located in a different room using the devices' remote controls
    If you connected your audio-visual equipment so that you can watch (or listen to) it from a different room, then you are going to be faced with the dilemma of how to control it. In this introductory article I introduce your main options. Learn More
  4. Control audio-visual devices which are located in a closed cabinet in situations where you cannot easily point the devices' remote controls at the cabinet
    In this article I look in detail at the situation where you want to control audio-visual devices which are located in a closed cabinet and where you cannot easily point the devices' remote controls (or a universal remote control) at the cabinet. Learn More
  5. Control audio-visual devices which are located in a closed cabinet in situations where you can easily point the devices' remote controls at the cabinet
    In this article I look in detail at the situation where you want to control audio-visual devices which are located in a closed cabinet and where you can easily point the devices' remote controls (or a universal remote control) at the cabinet. Learn More
  6. Control audio-visual devices which are located in a closed cabinet or in a different room
    Control audio-visual equipment that is in a closed cupboard or in a different room Learn More
  7. Watch video equipment that is located in a different room
    If you have a video source in one room and want to watch it in another, then you have a range of options for bridging the gap between the output connector of your source and the input connector of your display equipment. Learn More
  8. Create the authentic cinema experience at home
    Home cinema is about recreating the ambience, atmosphere, tension and excitement of a true cinema auditorium, whilst adding a few home comforts - such as being able to pause and rewind the film, and not having to suffer interruptions from errant mobile phone owners, popcorn munchers or sweet wrapper rustlers! Learn More