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iPhone, iPod, Android Home Automation Circuit Breakers

light controleKeypad Pro is an application that provides mobile control of an ELK M1 system on your iPhone or iPod touch. From alarm functionality to lighting controls, eKeypad Pro allows you to view and control all aspects of your installation. This includes:

  • Area status information, with support for multiple areas.
  • Alarm Functionality: Arming, Disarming and Status indicators
  • Keypad functionality: Function Keys, Function Key Status Lights
  • Elk internal task activation
  • Lighting control (UPB, X-10, On-Q, Centralite, Lutron Radio RA, Z-wave and C-BUS)
  • Relay Output control
  • Thermostat control (RCS, HAI, and Aprilaire)
  • Zone status information and bypass control
  • Temperature sensors (probes, keypads and thermostats)
  • View IP Cameras and DVRs

Additionally, eK Pro is focused on providing easy and convenient  access. The current release supports:

  • Support for both the secured and unsecured ports of the Elk-M1XEP.
  • Configurable interface. Change the app layout to suit your needs.
  • Favorites screen. Consolidate commonly used elements to one screen.
  • Full automatic caching of panel details and configuration.
  • Easy access to multiple M1 panels from within the application.

eKeypad Pro is an advanced iPhone App for your Elk M1 system. It also comes in more lightweight versions, including eKeypad M1 (an intermediate level iPhone App) and eKeypad Alarm (a basic iPhone App).

How to pick the perfect drone helicopter with a camera?

drone helicopter with a cameraHave you ever seen the photos of your family from a top angle? If you have then there is a chance that you’ve used a quadcopter for it. Cameras are not always included with quadcopter, but users who like to buy these drones, love to have this as a prime feature. This article will help you to buy the best drone helicopter for you if you are also interested in buying one.

Quadcopter

Flying a remote controlled helicopter or aeroplanes have been a very popular sport from a long time. But as technology took a leap toward its future, the concept of remote controlled helicopter has changed to the much more advanced drones, equipped with many different features like an inbuilt camera. The drones are upgraded in such a manner that they stay light weighted, can carry various features and give a large coverage area.

The camera inside these drones can be used for clicking various pictures in different angles or to even record. Normally, a quadcopter has four rotors which are present in each one of its arms. Among these rotors, a pair spins in the opposite direction than the other pair. It is specially designed to make the quadcopter stable at every level. Quadcopter are not only used for professional work now but also for personal use.