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9 Interesting Home Automation Things You Might Have Missed at CEDIA

9 Interesting Home Automation Things You Might Have Missed at CEDIA

CE Pro's Julie Jacobson discovers little home automation products and features that were easy to miss at CEDIA 2017, including Global Cache's potential as smart-home hub, and good news on Nest API.



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Hi Mark - thanks for the comments. Really glad you enjoyed the article and hope you find it helpful. — jasongriffing on Sep 22
Good article and great points to consider.  Thanks for contributing!  - Mark, HomeTech — hometechluxury gmail.com on Sep 22
No one yet doing tunable lighting control over Z-Wave? — Steve Hoge on Sep 21
“Logitech is supporting CE pros with a dedicated dealer portal that allows integrators to manage all their accounts.” That’s a joke, after they deleted our dealer account with 1,100 remotes and kept insisting that it never existed, despite... — Soundwaves on Sep 20
Glad we just put in a dozen of Savant old crappy over priced therms…. — mbaty on Sep 20
I read some articles on this site and I think your blog is really interesting and has great information. Thank you for your sharing. wings io — wingsio on Sep 20
The ability to just replace existing bulbs was a plus. It just seemed like a really well thought out and executed product. We’re going to get an up close look at it soon to really try it out. abcya — wingsio on Sep 20

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