Simple Control, Formerly Roomie Remote, Launches New iOS 9 Version of Its Popular AV and Home Control App.
CUPERTINO, California — October 8, 2015 — Simple Control announced today that its popular Roomie app for control of AV gear and smart home devices has been upgraded to include new technology and repackaged as Simple Control.
Simple Control is an app-based system for control of home theater and home automation devices. This iOS app uses Wi-Fi to control devices such as TVs, cable/satellite boxes, receivers, Blu-ray players, lights and thermostats. Their complete new Simple Control system also includes Simple Sync system management software that runs on their companion Simple Hub, providing advanced features such as remote access, and adapters that allow control of older AV devices.
“We’re very excited with the launch of our new brand, Simple Control. This is the fruition of over a year of planning and execution,” said Simple Control CEO, Will Price. “We believe our team’s hard work and dedication to this effort has positioned us for success as we prepare to enter new markets with our products.”
Along with the announcement of their new brand name and system enhancements, Simple Control also announced the launch of a new website (www.SimpleControl.com). Their new website is designed to offer extensive support for Simple Control users with detailed compatibility information, a knowledge base and a user forum. Also announced today is their entry into the custom AV retail sales channel.
“Previously, our Roomie Remote products were only available online,” said Vice President of Sales, Keith Pribyl. “With the launch of Simple Control, we’re excited to bring our products to additional consumers around the world with the help of all the talented installation technicians found at custom AV outlets. And we’re equally excited to offer these installers a new and capable product that will help to simplify their installation projects.”
The Simple Control system operates thousands of devices like TVs, cable and satellite boxes, receivers, Blu-ray players, lights, switches, thermostats and more. The system integrates interactive second-screen media guides and allows control of everything in the home from a phone or tablet. Simple Control offers a Simple Blaster for control of IR-based devices and also a Simple Hub for additional whole-home features. Learn more at SimpleControl.com.