The New Stuff

Hunter Douglas's Platinum App

Hunter Douglas’s Platinum App allows smartphone controlling of windows


Hunter Douglas's Platinum App

We have harped about various advanced window systems, ranging from sound-proof yet air-free glazed windows to transparent solar panels that can pose as windows. But what about the controlling your window systems? Is it still to be managed by your running from room to room to close the shutters. Well, Hunter Douglas doesn’t believe so, as is evident from their unveiling of the specialized mobile app (for Apple based iOS) that can control the opening and shutting of your window components. Christened as the Platinum App, it works in tandem with the company’s PowerRise and PowerGlide battery powered products (2.1 versions).

So, basically the Platinum App opens up an interface into your Apple mobile device (which includes iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch) via which you can perform your controlling functions. This generally entails a subtle tap to the touchscreen for instant action on the fronts of shades, sheers, draperies and even panels. Of course, a mobile app for remote controlling requires net connectivity, and this connection is provided by the ambit of a wireless network.

The advantages of the Platinum App are however not just limited to the provision of privacy and security. The free software comes with an easy set-up program, while it has the capacity to regulate on a real time basis. Moreover, there are a slew of other features brought up by the simple interface including scenes, timers and schedules – all alluding to the scope of user comfort. And finally, according to the company, the app can also help with energy efficiency with glare control features.

Hunter Douglas's Platinum App

Via: HunterDouglas

The following two tabs change content below.
A proud native of the beautiful steel township of Durgapur, West Bengal, Dattatreya’s fascination lies within a range of diverse matters. With a bachelor’s degree in architecture, he is quite fond of his hardcore strategy gamer as well as amateur historian tag. Of course, with over two years of blogging experience under his belt, he also likes to write about the latest updates on home based technology and gizmo oriented products.

Recently Published

World’s most expensive scoop of ice cream
»

World’s most expensive scoop of ice cream gilded with 23-carat gold

Kids Imagination Furniture
»

Kids Imagination Furniture line to foster their creativity

Pushel Snow Clearing Tool
»

Pushel is ergonomic tool for easier and faster snow removal

KFC’s Edible Scoff-ee Cup
»

KFC’s edible Scoff-ee Cup made from biscuit and white chocolate

Seat Away Portable Chair by Emanuele Meinero
»

Seat Away portable chair travels with you to any location

Kaprys Home by Estudio Galera Arquitectura
»

Kaprys home rests atop a sand dune surrounded by wood

Duotable by Michael Hilgers
»

Duotable space-saving desk is designed to serve twofold purpose

Hive Smart Home Automation
»

Hive hub offers home automation and entertainment at your finger tips

Beach Hampton by Bates Masi Architects
»

Beach Hampton: Timber-clad beach house by Bates Masi Architects

Close Comfort Personal Air Conditioner
»

Close Comfort 350-watt personal AC for both indoor and outdoor use

Begin Chair by Pilates Instructor Maria Mankin
»

Begin Chair transforms sitting at desk into an active experience

Flow Hive
»

Flow Hive collects honey from beehives at single push of a button

Beam Android-powered Projector
»

Beam projector turns any light socket into smart entertainment hub

Land Lamps by Leonardo Fortino
»

Land Lamps represent playful interaction of light with distinct objects

Royce’ Ice Hills Hotel
»

Enigmatic Ice Hills Hotel made entirely from snow and ice

Share with your friends










Submit