[EPISODE] Sounds of Silence
On Tonight’s Show we will be talking to Audio/Visual Expert and Smart Home Consultant, Eugene Fiks from Fiks Consultants. Eugene and I will discuss the the cost advantages, security implications and the joy of having a state of the Art Smart Home Systems.
We will also discuss Audio/Visual systems and connecting each and every room, each and every computer and phone to technology.
Our hope tonight – is that you are compelled to integrate Smart Home Technology in to your everyday life.
David begins tonight’s show by exploring how juxtaposition and contrast play a central role in design. He muses about his love of contrasting design elements and how contrast emphasizes differences, adds context, and gives balance throughout a home. He recounts his daily experiences of sound and silence; the dichotomy of silence and sound helps David appreciate the beauty that can be found in contrast.
Eugene Fiks joins the show to offer his perspective on beauty and share his experience working as an audio visual consultant. He uses the example of his beloved Ketubah to illustrate the beauty of items when they hold sentimental value. David and Eugene discuss Smart Home Technology. Eugene explains how he works to make a home’s devices safe, easy to use, and enriching, to create “a connected home”. Eugene offers simple options to improve your home experience with technology by creating a conversation between devices.
Eugene and David discuss how to make design choices when audio and visual technology is always changing. Eugene focuses on user-friendly technology and seeks to optimize sound quality. David notes how we interact with sound in our homes and Eugene elaborates on how to design the sounds in your living spaces. They pivot to discuss TV technology and how to make informed decisions on which television best fits for your home.
David and Eugene take questions from our listeners. Eugene offers advice on how to stay up to date on all the latest tech developments. Eugene then discusses how audio visual consultants guide their clients through decisions based on budget and best available products. Eugene concludes by advising the importance of internet security and complicated passwords.