Most of my information on this subject is in Home automation products
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X-10 is a power line carrier system developed in 1975 by Pico Electronics in Scotland,
The signals involve radio frequency bursts representing digital information over your electrical wiring.
The technology was sold as Plug 'n Power by radio Shack and Sears.
They went out of business in 2015.

Insteon is a home automation technology developed in 2004 by SmartLabs, marketed and sold by SmartHome.com. Insteon was designed to be backwards compatible with legacy X10 automation systems while expanding home automation capabilities to incorporate new features like wireless communication.

Source: A 2014 white paper by Fuchsia Research Corporation. Links:
HomeAutomationIndex.com
Home Toys - Home Technology, Home Networking, Home Automation and Home Entertainment System Resources
Home Automation FAQ
Links at Home Automation on K4LK
Simply Automated -- Home Automation Made Simple

Products See Home Automation Products.

last updated 10 Dec 2016