By Lisa Montgomery · March 8, 2013 • This 6,500-square-foot home features 46 motorized shades and 80 lighting loads are tied to a Lutron system.
By Grant Clauser · March 6, 2013 • Crestron has added the TSW-550 to its Core 3 UI Series, a 5-inch dedicated touchscreen with gesture navigation to swipe, scroll, drag, and drop as smooth as on any smartphone.
By Jason Knott · March 5, 2013 • New Lutron Home Control+ app allows integrators to create a secure cloud-based home control solution without the time and cost of setting up a VPN.
By Grant Clauser · March 1, 2013 • This modern loft in SoHo features an 8-zone distributed audio system, elegant lighting control and a home theater, all without distracting from the aesthetics.
By CE Pro Editors · March 1, 2013 • Lutron will open this summer a 2,800-square-foot experience center in Markham, Ontario to showcase wireless lighting and shading control solutions for commercial spaces.
By Rachel Cericola · February 25, 2013 • Savant has debuted its SST-W100 Wireless Thermostat that controls heating and cooling systems from any Savant interface. Savant says users can network one or more thermostats over an existing WiFi network.
By CE Pro Editors · February 15, 2013 • America’s greenest home, a 5,600-square-foot, net-zero home, isn’t short on high-tech goodies. Automation and control provide entertainment, help boost energy efficiency and keep useful technologies hidden.
By Julie Jacobson · February 12, 2013 • Lutron joins Belkin WeMo, Ube, and others in race for IP-enabled dimmers, load controls; files two patents for Wi-Fi devices enabling the 'Internet of Things.'
By Rachel Cericola · February 7, 2013 • Ube is inviting homeowners to get in on the ground floor on its new Smart Dimmer via the crowdfunding site Indiegogo. The Smart Dimmer can replace pretty much any light switch or dimmer and integrates with third-party control systems.
By Robert Archer · February 7, 2013 • The new TSW-1050 touchscreen from Crestron is the latest addition to the company's line of Core 3 UI products, and the N.J.-based manufacturer says that electronics professionals can use the interface for commercial and residential installations.
By Julie Jacobson · January 31, 2013 • As it does for Control4, Extra Vegetables is now writing drivers for URC Total Control, starting with a Sonos interface, launched at ISE 2013
By Julie Jacobson · January 31, 2013 • Introduced in the U.S. last year at CEDIA, RTI's new Apex platform makes its European debut at ISE 2013; RTI celebrates 10 years at the event, while Pro Control celebrates one year of shipping product.
By Robert Archer · January 29, 2013 • Pro Control has announced a new Apple iOS app that allows for the control of its control processor products.
By Julie Jacobson · January 16, 2013 • Introduced at CES 2013, Belkin WeMo Wi-Fi light switch enables home automation via the Internet of Things.
By Julie Jacobson · January 16, 2013 • CES 2013: Tiny Almond+ home automation hub from Securifi packs Gigabit Ethernet router (4 ports), 802.11ac Wi-Fi, Z-Wave, ZigBee, macros, apps and cuteness.