By Julie Jacobson · July 19, 2017 • Lennar reportedly is shedding traditional IoT products and ‘CEDIA’ installers in favor of wireless DIY home automation systems installed by Amazon Smart Home Services. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By Robert Archer · June 19, 2017 • Honeywell leads the intrusion and fire control panel category followed by Interlogix, DSC, 2GIG and Leviton/HAI. Check out the complete list in our 2017 Brand Analysis.
By Robert Archer · June 16, 2017 • The access control category has exploded. Control4 nearly triples its total, while Savant does triple its tally. Check out the complete list in our 2017 Brand Analysis.
By Robert Archer · June 15, 2017 • Leading the category for the second year in a row is H-P and its brands. BEAM Electrolux, Honeywell, Nutone and Hide-A-Hose follow. Check out the complete list in our 2017 Brand Analysis.
By Robert Archer · June 8, 2017 • SnapAV’s Wirepath brand surges past Liberty AV to claim the top spot in networking cable, followed by AudioQuest, Honeywell and Structured Cabling Products. Check out the complete list in our 2017 Brand Analysis.
By Julie Jacobson · May 24, 2017 • Honeywell uses HomeAdvisor API to give users on-demand access to professional installers via Total Connect Comfort app because DIY installation for smart thermostats is “scary." (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By Julie Jacobson · April 12, 2017 • Alarm.com, Honeywell and start-up Huny show whole-house audio integrated with security and home automation – a first for the alarm industry with potential to lure in traditional A/V dealers.
By Julie Jacobson · March 28, 2017 • Smart-doorbell maker Ring snaps up 75 former Zonoff employees, assembling powerful team of home-automation veterans. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By Julie Jacobson · March 28, 2017 • Zonoff, one of the most promising IoT platform providers, closes shop after Honeywell reportedly reneges on acquisition. Security and home-automation giants ADT, Icontrol and Alarm.com figured into the demise. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By Julie Jacobson · March 9, 2017 • Icontrol, a pioneer in cloud-based security and home automation, has been acquired by Alarm.com and Comcast, despite antitrust concerns. Here's what could be in store for the players and the SHaaS (smart home as a service) landscape. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By Julie Jacobson · March 2, 2017 • In its lawsuit to stop Icontrol from being sold to Alarm.com and Comcast/Xfinity, Honeywell defines the relevant security and home-automation market way too narrowly, defendants claim. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By CE Pro Editors · February 24, 2017 • David Paja, former president of Honeywell Security & Fire, has accepted a new executive position with Delphi Automotive. Former ADI Global President Michael Flink has replaced Paja as Honeywell Security & Fire's new president.
By Julie Jacobson · February 23, 2017 • Two dominant SHaaS (smart home as a service) providers Icontrol and Alarm.com are being sued by competitor Honeywell to block a proposed merger. Combined company would control 70% of the market for interactive security and home automation. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By Jordan O'Brien · January 30, 2017 • Google Home is taking back its portion of the voice-controlled home automation pie, one manufacturer at a time. This week it's the Belkin Wemo range and Honeywell Lyric thermostat.
By Robert Archer · November 2, 2016 • Honeywell's Lyric T6 Pro Wi-Fi thermostat is compatible with Apple's HomeKit, Amazon Echo, Stringify and other automation platforms.