October 21, 2016 Speaking at Azione Unlimited fall conference, home-building expert Tim Costello wondered aloud about the possibility of builders mining IoT data from home automation and other residential technologies. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
October 20, 2016 When Millennials do finally move out of their Mom's basement or their rented apartment in Williamsburg, they're going to be looking for certain amenities in their new homes.
October 13, 2016 Treat your partnerships as you would a product, and other highlights from Nate Williams' product development relationship playbook.
October 10, 2016 Can a remote control run hot enough to spark a fire?
October 07, 2016 Millennials are the largest age group in history, have the shortest attention spans and are about to become your new customer base. Here's how to catch 'em all.
Paul Hales · October 03, 2016 The demo remains the best way to show clients the advantages of a home theater. Pro Audio Technology's Paul Hales discusses how he demonstrates home theater using object-based surround sound.
October 03, 2016 In her blog on the changing landscape of DIY home automation, Julie Jacobson hoped to inspire new business models in the channel … like this innovative thinking that brings the Airbnb model to senior living.
September 30, 2016 Blog: The industry can blame New York retailer Crazy Eddie Antar for perfecting the race to the bottom that typifies consumer electronics today.
September 30, 2016 AV Partners in Southern California proves that independent manufacturer’s reps are not outdated and still valuable to integrators’ businesses.
September 30, 2016 Integrators like to think that consumers spurn custom solutions because they're cheapskates, but often they simply want the convenience of online shopping, the joy of everything-on-demand, and the ability to avoid pesky conversation. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)