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The Seven Habits of Highly Effective (Smart Home!) Partnership Teams

The Seven Habits of Highly Effective (Smart Home!) Partnership Teams

August Home Inc.'s Nate Williams advises smart home developers to chop their target partner list in half, treat partnerships as 'products' and always…

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Smart HVAC Pioneer Ecovent Targets Custom Installation Channel

Ecovent sees world with no thermostats at all, instead supplanted by smart HVAC registers sold via custom integrators.

Heos Shifts Gears to Endear itself to Integrators: Now Unapologetically Denon

Heos Shifts Gears to Endear itself to Integrators: Now Unapologetically Denon

July 18, 2016 Heos was launched as a standalone DIY brand to rival the mighty Sonos, but now we're seeing a closer alignment with Denon and Marantz, as well as a full slate of home-automation drivers.

Control4 Expands Training Facilities Across U.S. and Abroad

Control4 Expands Training Facilities Across U.S. and Abroad

July 18, 2016 New and expanded facilities increase training capacity for Control4 certified technicians in Australia, China, Germany, and the United States.

$100 Voice Control Driver Integrates RTI with Amazon Echo

$100 Voice Control Driver Integrates RTI with Amazon Echo

July 18, 2016 New driver from My Device offers hands-free voice control of RTI home automation systems using Amazon Echo. It also enables the Echo's commands to be totally customizable by the integrator.


Sears’ Kenmore-Branded 4K TV Just Might Work

July 18, 2016 Sears has unleashed a line of 4K UHD TVs, as well as IoT devices under the Kenmore Elite brand. Will the brand work for the living room and the smart home?

Study: ‘Smart Lighting’ Gains Rapid Consumer Awareness

Study: ‘Smart Lighting’ Gains Rapid Consumer Awareness

July 15, 2016 The Sylvania Socket Study shows 65% of U.S. households are familiar with Wi-Fi controllable light bulbs, a 40% increase in one year. Plus, eight out of 10 Americans say there is an area in their home where they can use lights that change color, dim or set scenes.

3 Simple Profit-Building Subwoofer Options to Offer Clients

3 Simple Profit-Building Subwoofer Options to Offer Clients

July 15, 2016 Offering hide-away subs, adding a subwoofer to a Sonos system, and installing multiple units in one room are easy and profitable upgrades.

Nest Adds $199 Outdoor Surveillance Camera, Redesigns App

Nest Adds $199 Outdoor Surveillance Camera, Redesigns App

July 15, 2016 In addition to debuting its new $199 weatherproof Nest Cam Outdoor with a 130-degree field of view, Nest announces new 'Person Alert' feature and new app for all its products.


Sonos Opens First Retail Store: Upscale Shop in SoHo with 7 Soundproof Listening Rooms

July 15, 2016 Sonos begins selling smart speakers at its first retail shop in New York City, offering customers a listening experience they can't get anywhere else.

Hands on: Dish’s New Hopper Remote with Gesture & Voice Control is Good Step in the Right Direction

Hands on: Dish’s New Hopper Remote with Gesture & Voice Control is Good Step in the Right Direction

July 14, 2016 New Hopper Voice Remote from Dish recognizes voice commands most of the time if you speak deliberately and close to the mic, but the button layout is flawed and Dish's response to commands can be unhelpful. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)

Dish Introduces Voice Remote Control for Hopper 3 & Joey 4K

Dish Introduces Voice Remote Control for Hopper 3 & Joey 4K

July 14, 2016 The new Voice Remote from Dish can be used to control the company's new Hopper 3 and Joey 4K set-top boxes (STBs).

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