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Yet another brick & mortar business being sucked up by Valley funny money. Being really interested when the two totally separated views looking at business will come to an end? Traditional price/earnings ratio for the established companies on one side and... — Harald Steindl on May 04
Just got my hands on 8.0 and upgraded my Savant Pro Host to the latest software version.  Adding SONOS was a breeze and I was extremely happy with the robust performance.  Most of the improvements were in the Savant app itself, it is even sexier and... — TotalControlRemotes on May 03
One thing that isn’t mentioned here is regulatory differences. Products that are designed strictly for commercial markets often only have FCC Part 15 Class A approval. Class B approval is required for residential use. If you use a commercial product in a... — dookie on May 02
Jason - that is the previous fiscal year’s annual report (FY ‘15). Best Buy just ended the first quarter of Fiscal Year ‘17, so the information was accurate, but it was accurate a year (and change) ago. — TheDarkKnight on May 02
Dark Knight—Good catch. Looking back at the Best Buy annual report, it notes that the company has “rolled out” 34 Magnolia Design Centers since 2012. I took that figure as the total and added it to the number of stand-alone Magnolia AV... — Jason Knott on May 02
FYI: There are 82 Magnolia Design Center locations (pg. 3 of the report says 39…way off) — TheDarkKnight on May 02
I think it is important to avoid the comparisons or even mention the term “Uber”.  Anyone with a qualified auto and driver license can be an Uber driver.  I think the technology and infrastructure is already in place for this type of... — TotalControlRemotes on May 02

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