September 21, 2018 New Alexa Guard turns Amazon Echo into sound-recognition device, alerting users and professional monitoring stations to smoke/CO alarms and glass breaks; first partner ADT sees stock price soar.
September 21, 2018 Control4 Certified Showrooms worldwide will hold a second C4Yourself Day on October 18 designed to showcase latest smart home innovations.
September 21, 2018 ABB's latest smart home solution can be integrated with Philips Hue, Sonos speakers, and features Amazon Alexa voice-control.
September 20, 2018 Integrator: 'One of the largest problems that the A/V industry faces is segregated data.' Turnkey software solutions unite data, reduce errors, improve customer satisfaction, save time and boost profitability.
September 20, 2018 Vanco’s product development is rooted in a constant feedback loop with integrators. Its Spot for Dot multiroom audio product for Amazon Echo is a prime example.
September 20, 2018 CE Pro new products - home automation, audio, video, IoT, motorized shades, lighting control, energy management, home theater, networking and more.
September 20, 2018 CEDIA Expo 2018: 5G might be a year away, but smart-home integrators should start prepping now for the next-gen cellular service, with its major implications for IoT, content delivery and mobility.
September 19, 2018 Adopted as the motorized shading line for Savant home automation, J Geiger filed for a preliminary injunction against Lutron for alleged patent and trade-dress infringements, but judge rules Geiger presented 'not a scintilla of evidence' on certain claims.
September 19, 2018 5G signals operate at high-end of cellular spectrum and do not penetrate walls or buildings well. Signal boosters are going to be imperative.
September 19, 2018 The newly announced AudioQuest SLiP XTRM Cables utilize and advanced Semi-Solid Concentric design that according to AudioQuest, help the cables deliver lower distortion and improved resolution.