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Monday, July 07, 2014

image Radial Engineering, owners of Primacoustic and other brands, has acquired high-performance audio transformer maker Jensen Transformers. Owner and president Bill Whitlock to stay on in technical capacity. View this story
Posted by Jason Knott on 07/07 at 11:24 AM
News, Audio, Amplifiers, Mergers and Acquisitions, (2) Comments, Permalink


Monday, June 23, 2014

image Nest thermostat and Nest Protect Smoke/CO detector communicate with each other via proprietary Weave protocol. Will they add it to Dropcam cameras and Tabs sensors for the ultimate smart home? Plus, Nest hints at hardwired security device. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)View this story

Friday, May 30, 2014

image Noel Lee, head monster at Monster, is being very gracious in his comments about the recent acquisition of Beats by Apple for an incredible $3 billion. Monster, the original designers and partners of Beats, apparently has no hard feelings about not being part of the $3 billion buyout of Beats by Apple. View this story
Posted by Jason Knott on 05/30 at 09:03 AM
News, Audio, Mergers and Acquisitions, (7) Comments, Permalink


Tuesday, May 27, 2014

image Harman’s focus on audio in the commercial and home markets is perfect complement to AMX’s video and building/home automation systems. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)View this story

Wednesday, May 21, 2014

image Move to acquire AMX for $365 million marks a significant step into the video domain for Harman industries. View this story

Tuesday, May 20, 2014

image SupplyStream, makers of a CE industry searchable product database, has acquired Invenshare, an inventory-sharing platform for integrators and will integrate the inventory management features into the website. View this story
Posted by Jason Knott on 05/20 at 11:07 AM
News, Business Resources, Mergers and Acquisitions, Software, (3) Comments, Permalink


Thursday, May 08, 2014

image Fine Sounds SpA CEO Mauro Grange and McIntosh president Charlie Randall, along with two European investment firms, are moving to purchase Fine Sounds Group, which includes Sonus faber, Audio Research Corporation, Wadia Digital and Sumiko.View this story

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

SurgeX Axess Elite SX-AX20E Power Conditioner SurgeX International merged with Electronic Systems Protection (ESP)/SurgeX North America, uniting the company's global interests under a single brand. View this story
Posted by CE Pro Editors on 04/29 at 07:07 AM
News, Mergers and Acquisitions, Power Protection and Management, (0) Comments, Permalink


Monday, April 28, 2014

Henry Juszkiewicz Philips has agreed to sell its WOOX Innovations audio, video, multimedia and accessories business to Gibson Brands, owners of TEAC and Onkyo/Integra. View this story
Posted by Jason Knott on 04/28 at 01:15 PM
News, Audio, Distributed Audio, Mergers and Acquisitions, (0) Comments, Permalink


Friday, April 18, 2014

image With all the focus on RMR, integrators are expressing frustration about why the market chooses to only place value on integration businesses with recurring revenue streams while ignoring other metrics. View this story
Posted by Jason Knott on 04/18 at 06:27 AM
Blogs, Legal, Mergers and Acquisitions, (5) Comments, Permalink


Wednesday, April 09, 2014

iControl, the cloud-based platform that powers security and home automation services from ADT Pulse, Xfinity/Comcast and other cable companies, acquires Blacksumac, maker of Piper self-contained camera and control system.View this story

Monday, March 03, 2014

image After eight years, AudioVisions parts ways with Best Buy, which had acquired the high-end integration firm for $7 million.View this story
Posted by Julie Jacobson on 03/03 at 09:06 AM
News, Mergers and Acquisitions, (13) Comments, Permalink


Tuesday, February 25, 2014

image EH Publishing, publisher of leading home and commercial technology publications in the U.S., expands into Europe with Essential Install magazine and trade show.View this story
Posted by CE Pro Editors on 02/25 at 08:20 AM
News, Mergers and Acquisitions, (1) Comments, Permalink


Thursday, February 13, 2014

image Comcast/Xfinity has agreed to buy Time Warner Cable for $45 billion. Both use iControl platform for professional and DIY security/home automation.View this story
Posted by Jason Knott on 02/13 at 06:51 AM
News, Home Automation and Control, Control Systems, Mergers and Acquisitions, (2) Comments, Permalink


Friday, December 20, 2013

image iRule, a maker of home automation software that starts at $100, has acquired On Controls, an OEM partner that serves the professional installer market exclusively.View this story


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