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Apple Worldwide Developer Conference – Highlights

This week the annual Apple WWDC is happening in the US and we’ve been pretty excited to see what the tech giant is bringing to the table.

So what in particular are we hyped to get our hands on?  The Homepod – Apple’s answer to Google Home, Sonos and Echo.  This neat little unit celebrates both […]

June 7th, 2017|Categories: Commercial Technology, Consumer Technology|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Commercial Project Spotlight – KCL Lawyers

Sometimes an office needs a complete makeover.  Urban worked alongside fit-out and design consultants BRM Projects to overhaul the KCL Law office in Melbourne.  While BRM oversaw the internal renovations, Urban were working hard behind the scenes to design a beautiful  audio-visual solutions, alongside the all important security, alarm, camera and access control systems.

The final […]

Residential Project Spotlight – Melbourne

At Urban, we love beautiful spaces, and we’re passionate about utilising the best in home automation technologies  Below are some highlights of an incredible property that we worked on in Melbourne in conjunction with Inarc Architects.

Throughout the property Urban provided the best in security and lighting solutions, alongside a full networking and wireless set up.   The […]

The Best New Technology from CES 2017

The Las Vegas 2017 Consumer Electronics Show (CES 2017) has just wrapped up, and once again, we got a sneak peek at what technologies are on their way to Australia. Many new gadgets and technologies including unbelievably thin TV screens were showcased at the show. Here’s our roundup of the most innovative concepts and designs […]

January 11th, 2017|Categories: Consumer Technology|

6 Technology Christmas Gifts for 2016

It’s that time of year again, with a frantic few weeks left of 2016, we bring you the top 6 technology gifts for Christmas 2016!
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December 6th, 2016|Categories: Urban Intelligence News|

Tarrawarra Estate’s Bespoke New Sound System

Urban Intelligence were recently appointed to complete a total upgrade to the sound system at Tarrawarra Estate’s award-winning restaurant.

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December 6th, 2016|Categories: Commercial Technology, Project Insight - Commercial|

Home Automation: Your Complete Guide

Smart homes are no longer a thing of the future. Thanks to the rapid rise of connected devices and the Internet of Things, smart homes are very much here to stay. The good news is that they are easily within reach of most individuals who are looking to improve efficiencies in the home and to […]

July 25th, 2016|Categories: Urban Intelligence News|

What is Screen Calibration?

When making an investment in a quality TV or Projector, you want it to live up to your expectations. Manufacturers often set their displays to look best in bright showroom conditions, rather than the home. After the first few weeks of using your new screen, Urban Intelligence recommends a calibration. Often, it’s not until we […]

July 15th, 2016|Categories: Consumer Technology|

Leading the way: What You Need To Know About Apple Pay

You’ve heard about tap to pay, contactless payment and NFC, but what do they actually mean for you? And more importantly, just how secure are they? With Apple Pay now leading the charge into unchartered waters, changing the way we purchase, this is a tech development you’ll want to pay attention to.

ANZ has made the […]

June 22nd, 2016|Categories: Urban Intelligence News|

3 Booming Workplace Technology Trends You Need To Be Using

The rise of ‘deskless’ workers is well and truly here, as new technology frees workers from being tied to a desk and allows effortless collaboration between multiple teams, offices and even countries. The Fair Work Commission’s study on job satisfaction found that employees were most satisfied with having flexibility to balance work and non-work commitments […]

June 21st, 2016|Categories: Commercial Technology, Urban Intelligence News|