July 20, 2016 Ecovent sees world with no thermostats at all, instead supplanted by smart HVAC registers sold via custom integrators.
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.
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)
July 12, 2016 75% of the outdoor installations done by Complete AV in Bedford, N.H., are extensions of audio and video zones from interior systems. The company is in the midst of a $100K outdoor project featuring six SunBriteTVs and equipment from Vivitek, Draper, Triad, McIntosh and Just Add Power.
July 12, 2016 Among the technology being used by Comcast to assist integrators is software aptly named Einstein and X-ray that allows technicians to peer into a client's MoCA network to components, transmission rates, Wi-Fi, number of STBs, HDCP encryption and more.
July 08, 2016 Yikes! Check out these before and after wiring and cabling jobs shared by CE pros around the country.
July 07, 2016 Can you apply the same products and services to a home on wheels? Control4 automation and high-tech gear turns this RV into an ultimate tailgating machine.
July 06, 2016 Distributor Professional Audio Associates (PAA) held its annual vendor show with brands like TiVo and United Leather highlighting along with stalwarts LG, URC, Origin Acoustics, SpeakerCraft and others.
July 06, 2016 Southampton, N.Y.-based Mancaves adheres to clients' service demands by leaving no trace the integrator was there during the week, no matter how long a project must take.
June 30, 2016 In order to bring two home automation zones together without compromising space, integration firm Mission Audio Video worked closely with the home’s interior designer to selectively hide the technology at play.