Electronic House magazine awards its "Home of the Year" to the "Casa Futura" in San Diego, CA.
"For the first time, our grand-prize winner is an energy-efficient, sustainable home that’s made largely from environmentally friendly materials. And yes, it has plenty of electronics. In fact, the home’s control system, lighting and shading systems help to save energy."
The silver award goes to a house for being stacked with technology
"The equipment rack holds not one media server but two. At the front door there’s a fingerprint scanner, a surveillance camera and an intercom nestled within a sleek, modern pedestal. Outside, a weather station instructs the draperies and thermostats to adjust. And those are just a few of the innovative high-tech features..."
Lots more innovative houses and home theaters and electronics at the website.