March 24, 2017 CE Pro’s Julie Jacobson visited several Best Buy stores in San Antonio, Texas, where Vivint Smart Home is testing a new business model for selling and installing security and home automation systems. (Julie Jacobson)
March 24, 2017 TV giant opens its Samsung QLED trademark for use by any TV supplier, and aims to spur industrywide adoption of SMPTE 2094-40 open, license-free dynamic HDR standard by all manufacturers.
March 24, 2017 Adding speakers for Dolby Atmos, DTS:X or Auro 3D to create great immersive audio only works if extra speakers’ signals are processed individually, but most surround sound processors only offer 11 channels. It’s a problem.
March 23, 2017 New Consumer Technology Association (CTA) Connected Home Security Checklist Tool details proper cybersecurity protocols for installing Internet of Things (IoT) devices.
March 23, 2017 Andrew Lucas London's online quotation tool allows homeowners to scope out their smart home or home theater project and receive instant VR diagrams and an estimation.
March 22, 2017 Tim Costello of the home-builder marketing firm BDX warns that homebuilders want built-in smart-home technologies to encourage consumers to buy new homes.
March 22, 2017 Alarm.com announces positive financial results for Q4 and the full year 2016. The ObjectVideo price tag is revealed.
March 22, 2017 Long-time industry veteran Walt Zerbe to leave the manufacturer sector to become CEDIA's senior director of technology and standards.
March 22, 2017 There can be pros to DIY networking products. With eero, dealers can monitor the network, allow parents additional control and count on fast, reliable Wi-Fi.
March 22, 2017 Use equipment incentives to sell paid monitoring/service plans and collect RMR the right way. And here's a thought: why not market the service your clients already expect?