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SnapAV Dives into Security and Z-Wave, Teams with Clare and Alula

IBS 2019: SnapAV becomes sole distributor of Clare Controls affordable Z-Wave home-automation system, distributes Alula security products,…

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Home of the Year: This Massive Villa Features a Fully-Automated Observatory and Much More

This 16,000-square-foot mansion is studded with over 200 Ketra architectural lights and 13 Crestron control panels to…

$99 RemoBell S Features Wide Viewing Angle, Amazon Alexa Integration

$99 RemoBell S Features Wide Viewing Angle, Amazon Alexa Integration

February 22, 2019 The Remo+ RemoBell S offers 180-degrees of vertical and horizontal viewing angles and two-way talk functions.

SnapAV Dives into Security and Z-Wave, Teams with Clare and Alula

SnapAV Dives into Security and Z-Wave, Teams with Clare and Alula

February 21, 2019 IBS 2019: SnapAV becomes sole distributor of Clare Controls affordable Z-Wave home-automation system, distributes Alula security products, incorporates into OvrC.

Home of the Year: This Massive Villa Features a Fully-Automated Observatory and Much More

Home of the Year: This Massive Villa Features a Fully-Automated Observatory and Much More

February 21, 2019 This 16,000-square-foot mansion is studded with over 200 Ketra architectural lights and 13 Crestron control panels to help the homeowner enjoy their favorite hobby with ease.

Product Briefs: 5 New Powerhouse Vendors; Savant iPad Tool; Parasol Launches Peace of Mind

Product Briefs: 5 New Powerhouse Vendors; Savant iPad Tool; Parasol Launches Peace of Mind

February 21, 2019 CE Pro new products—home automation, audio, video, IoT, motorized shades, lighting control, energy management, home theater, networking and more.

Control4 Tiny Home Packs Smart Controls Into 250 Square-Feet

Control4 Tiny Home Packs Smart Controls Into 250 Square-Feet

February 20, 2019 During the International Builders Show 2019, Control4 unveiled its version of a tiny home packed with smart lighting, intelligent appliances, and Wi-Fi connectivity.

Creating the ‘Perfect’ Scripted Demo, Showroom Tour

Creating the ‘Perfect’ Scripted Demo, Showroom Tour

February 20, 2019 Omaha, Neb.-based Echo Systems has turned its sales pitch into an ‘art form,’ leveraging a design-heavy showroom and converting skeptical clients into customers.

Lutron Acquires Limelight Commercial Outdoor Wireless Lighting Control

Lutron Acquires Limelight Commercial Outdoor Wireless Lighting Control

February 20, 2019 Lutron acquires Limelight outdoor wireless lighting control from Twisthink to expand its commercial IoT solutions.

Elan Controlled, Alexa Voice-Activated Game Room Helps Homeowner Enjoy Retirement

Elan Controlled, Alexa Voice-Activated Game Room Helps Homeowner Enjoy Retirement

February 19, 2019 Elan automation plus Amazon Alexa voice control gives this English homeowner the ability to set up specific commands for his game room such as 'Alexa, turn on darts' to set a special lighting scene for playing darts.

Survey Finds Majority of Consumers are Comfortable With IoT Products

Survey Finds Majority of Consumers are Comfortable With IoT Products

February 19, 2019 TraQline's recent survey of 2,045 U.S. households says over half of consumers report feeling comfortable with IoT technology.

Savant Now Compatible With Resideo Honeywell Home T Series Smart Thermostats

Savant Now Compatible With Resideo Honeywell Home T Series Smart Thermostats

February 19, 2019 At the 2019 International Builders Show, Savant announced its automation platform is now compatible with Resideo's Honeywell Home T5, T6, or T10 PRO Smart Thermostats.

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$99 RemoBell S Features Wide Viewing Angle, Amazon Alexa Integration

$99 RemoBell S Features Wide Viewing Angle, Amazon Alexa Integration

February 22, 2019 The Remo+ RemoBell S offers 180-degrees of vertical and horizontal viewing angles and two-way talk functions.

SnapAV Dives into Security and Z-Wave, Teams with Clare and Alula

SnapAV Dives into Security and Z-Wave, Teams with Clare and Alula

February 21, 2019 IBS 2019: SnapAV becomes sole distributor of Clare Controls affordable Z-Wave home-automation system, distributes Alula security products, incorporates into OvrC.

Product Briefs: 5 New Powerhouse Vendors; Savant iPad Tool; Parasol Launches Peace of Mind

Product Briefs: 5 New Powerhouse Vendors; Savant iPad Tool; Parasol Launches Peace of Mind

February 21, 2019 CE Pro new products—home automation, audio, video, IoT, motorized shades, lighting control, energy management, home theater, networking and more.

Here’s Savant’s Real Two-Way IP Control of Apple TV via Siri

Here’s Savant’s Real Two-Way IP Control of Apple TV via Siri

February 15, 2019 Savant demonstrates two-way 'fully sanctioned' IP control of Apple TV for entertainment and home-automation applications.

Crestron’s For-Real Two-Way IP Control of Apple TV: TSR-310 as Siri Remote

Crestron’s For-Real Two-Way IP Control of Apple TV: TSR-310 as Siri Remote

February 14, 2019 At ISE 2019, Crestron showed first two-way IP control of Apple TV, turning the TSR-310 home-automation controller into a 'native' Siri remote.

Savant Shows Home Automation OSD through Apple TV

Savant Shows Home Automation OSD through Apple TV

February 13, 2019 At ISE 2019, Savant demonstrated smart-home control via on-screen display (OSD) using Apple remote.

Metra Home Theater IR Kit Extends Control Signals

Metra Home Theater IR Kit Extends Control Signals

February 12, 2019 The CS-IRKITCCUS IR extender kit incorporates code learning capabilities to allow integrators to easily set up and control TV lifts, curtains, screens, and more.

Samsung Launches 2019 4K, 8K QLED Line

Samsung Launches 2019 4K, 8K QLED Line

February 11, 2019 The new lineup of 4K and 8K TVs will feature Apple AirPlay 2 support, Google Assistant, and Amazon Alexa voice-assistant capabilities.

Lutron Mob Scene at ISE 2019: Europeans Finally Get their RadioRA

Lutron Mob Scene at ISE 2019: Europeans Finally Get their RadioRA

February 09, 2019 European smart-home dealers get their first RadioRA products -- RA2 Select -- some 20 years after Lutron launched the iconic wireless lighting-control brand in the U.S.

Why Control4 Bought Neeo; EOL Clarity on DIY Remote Control

Why Control4 Bought Neeo; EOL Clarity on DIY Remote Control

February 06, 2019 ISE 2019: Control4 clings to home-automation pro channel, acquiring Neeo for $11 million, and removing slick remote-control from DIY channel. Upgrade path promised.

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CES 2019 Preview: 9 Smart Home, IoT, Security and Wellness Co’s. You Never Heard of

CES 2019 Preview: 9 Smart Home, IoT, Security and Wellness Co’s. You Never Heard of

November 09, 2018 CES 2019 Smart Home Finds: A new Rachio competitor, an AI-driven camera "police have been asking for," IAQ and lighting solutions for wellness, and a self-learning home automation systems that hit every buzzword in the IoT playbook.

Ultimate CES 2019 Preview - Live Webinar Dec. 19

Ultimate CES 2019 Preview - Live Webinar Dec. 19

CE Pro's Julie Jacobson hosts the Ultimate CES 2019 Preview webinar, covering emerging consumer-technology trends, hottest smart-home technologies, latest in audio/video, everything IoT, what to see and where to see it.

7 Clever Ways to Hide Home Technology

7 Clever Ways to Hide Home Technology

October 18, 2018 Most technology products are not that visually appealing. Black boxes and tangled wires do not add to the character of a high-end smart home project. Luckily, our integrator readers have a number of clever solutions so these components don’t have to be visible in your next project.

The Day After: Catch up on Breaking News  from Google/Nest Oct. 10

The Day After: Catch up on Breaking News from Google/Nest Oct. 10

Hold this date: Oct. 10, 2018. You won’t want to miss a one-on-one conversation with CE Pro founding editor Julie Jacobson and Google exec Michele Turner … one day after the companies make their big Fall 2018 new-product announcements.

Lighting Control Special Report: Exclusive Research

Lighting Control Special Report: Exclusive Research

The first-ever in-depth CE Pro research reveals profit, pricing, scale and popular elements in lighting control installations.

CE Pro Brand Analysis 2018: Most Popular Brands Among Smart-Home Pros

CE Pro Brand Analysis 2018: Most Popular Brands Among Smart-Home Pros

June 04, 2018 CE Pro 100 dealers, the largest smart-home pros in North America, reveal their top brands in home-tech categories such as audio, video, networking, home automation, HDMI cables and lighting controls.

ISC 2018 Preview: New Trends, Technologies, Business Models in Security and IoT

ISC 2018 Preview: Trends, Technologies and New Business Models in Security and IoT

March 13, 2018 APRIL 5, 2018, 2PM ET: This one-hour Webinar looks at new trends in security and home automation, including emerging technologies, competitive landscape, DIY developments, and new business models. PLUS: preview of new products and themes for ISC 2018.

2018 Market Report: Security and the Smart Home Installation Channel

2018 Market Report: Security and the Smart Home Installation Channel

Scott Goldfine with Julie Jacobson · March 12, 2018 Security dealers say DIY is hurting their business, but they still collect about $46.20 per month per customer, plus 10 to 20 percent for integrated IoT devices, according to research from Parks Associates and Security Sales & Integration.

Top 5 Home Tech Trends for 2018: From Smart Home Services to ‘Chief Security Officers’

Top 5 Home Tech Trends for 2018: From Smart Home Services to ‘Chief Security Officers’

Mass-market smart-home services, converging physical and digital security, tunable white lighting, MDU installs, and video projection comprise CE Pro's Top 5 Home Technology Trends and Opportunities for residential integrators in 2018.

DIY vs. Professional IoT Installation: Talking Points to Use with Clients

DIY vs. Professional IoT Installation: Talking Points to Use with Clients

Advertorial · January 26, 2018 Guide to Navigating Smart Home Technology: DIY vs. Professional' from Lutron is free reference document integrators can use to educate customers about limited capabilities of entry-level smart home systems.

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Clare Controls

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Who are we? Clare Controls is a manufacturer of intelligent automation solutions. With a team of some of the brightest and most experienced leaders and engineers in the business, we bring an educated, skilled, creative, and...
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