Core Brands Clarifies ‘Korus’ Wireless Audio Strategy at CEDIA
Core Brands debuts at CEDIA a pro-oriented Korus 4x16 multiroom audio system that mixes wired and wireless zones with near-perfect synch; differs from Korus line for DIYers. Confusing? Read more
#TBT 2001: High-End Control Systems to Debut at CEDIA Expo
For throwback Thursday, we take you back to 2001, when Premise Systems starts shipping the first real IP-based home automation system, long-forgotten Touchbridge debuts, and SpeakerCraft launches E-Group home control division.
CEDIA Announces 2014 Executive Committee & Appointed Director
The Custom Electronic Design and Installation Association (CEDIA) has appointed its 2014 Executive Committee that will serve a one-year term.
CEDIA Sets Member Webinar for Dec. 11
CEDIA members can learn about key initiatives for 2014 at annual membership meeting Webinar Dec. 11.
Memo to 4K UHD Mfrs: Don’t Forget Custom Channel
Where were all the 4K Ultra HD flat-panel display vendors at CEDIA 2013? Did manufacturers learn nothing from the 3D roll-out fail?
The Power of Networking: How 4 CEDIA Members Bond Over Common Biz Issues
Four business co-owners who met at CEDIA created a networking group to share ideas about human resources, operations and financial management.
Pakedge Simplifies Wireless Device Management, Remote Access
New cloud-based BakPak solution, along with NP 36 Network Patroller and C36 WAP Controller, provides easy-to-configure tools for dealers who wish to manage multiple devices in multiple properties from a single dashboard.
Monoprice Develops 6x6 Multiroom Audio System for $649
Shipping in Q1 2014, new 6x6 multiroom audio system from Monoprice includes 600-watt amp, keypads and remote for $649; IP and RS-232 communications supported for control.
Final Day to Vote for CEDIA Board Members
Candidates for CEDIA Board have been announced; members can vote here for next slate of officers.
Salez Toolz Upgrades Software with New Apex System
Salez Toolz introduced Apex software at CEDIA Expo that incorporates digital photos, voice-to-text notes and new slick iconography that can be dropped directly on to floorplans.
HTSA Education Earns CEDIA CEU Accreditation
The Home Technology Specialists of America (HTSA) has become the first buying group to have its educational offerings approved by CEDIA for continuing education units.
Burkhardt on Artison’s ‘Kick-Butt’ In-Wall Subwoofers at CEDIA
RCC 320 and 640 in-wall subwoofers from Artison solve problems of standing waves, Helmholtz resonance and bass cancellation, says CEDIA 2013 Blog Mobster Jeremy Burkhardt.
DataComm’s Recessed Receptacles with In-Wall Power More Elegant than Most
DataComm's new in-wall power extension system with recessed receptacles, along with flat power cords with rotating plug, make for a sleek install behind the flattest TV.
Lutron Brings Phase-Adaptive Dimmers to Radio Ra 2 - No Neutral Required
Lutron's new wireless phase-adaptive dimmers enable Radio Ra and HomeWorks QS to control virtually any load including LED, CFL and halogen at same price as original dimmer -- even if there is no neutral wire.
URC Demos ZigBee Bulbs from LG, Cloud-Based Home Automation Service for $2/mo.
At CEDIA 2013, URC announced Z-Wave support, tested a ZigBee LED smart bulb from LG, announced cloud-based home automation service from MiOS for just $2/month.
Channel Vision Revitalizes Intercoms, A-Bus
Maker of cameras, cabling systems, multiroom audio, wallplates and other necessities, Channel Vision breathes new life into A-Bus multiroom audio and intercoms.