February 22, 2017 Bjørn Jensen reviews new RL-Mini, which enables Router Limits parental controls to work on any network. Customers will "thank you for empowering them."
February 16, 2017 These directions on how to Alexa-enable Linksys routers and mesh-networking devices make it all sound pretty scary. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
February 14, 2017 Home automation company beats expectations and wows investors, mostly by being slow and deliberate, avoiding risk in the smart-home category. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
February 13, 2017 The 2012 documentary "Side by Side" shows how movies are made, start to finish, in both film and digital processes. Joel Silver, president and founder of the Imaging Science Foundation, calls it a must-see.
February 09, 2017 Catch up with Crestron, Stewart Filmscreen, URC, Paradigm and more as JJ tweets through ISE 2017 in Amsterdam.
February 02, 2017 Through Amazon Home Services, smart-home consultants will spend an hour at your pad explaining home automation and networking, pushing products like Ecobee, Amazon Echo, Bose, Philips Hue and Fire TV, and promoting services like Prime Fresh. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
Dennis Holzer · January 25, 2017 Residential integrators who branch into new opportunities, like security, have an advantage with the growing number of tech-savvy consumers.
January 25, 2017 Self-professed “pioneer in smart homes,” real estate giant Coldwell Banker traces the beginnings of the home-automation movement to the 1997 launch of GM’s OnStar, followed by the 2010 debut of Nest. Plus: CE Pro's own History of Home Automation in pictures. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
January 23, 2017 Home-technology integrator writes, "It is now time for our industry to demand that manufacturers who want our support ... support us in return."
January 20, 2017 (UPDATE: new Sonos CEO responds) When Sonos surprised home-automation dealers with an auto-update that crippled some functionality, they should have communicated better. It’s not always about the technology. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)