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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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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…

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Savant Now Offers a Wi-Fi, Bluetooth Enabled Touchscreen Thermostat

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9 Interesting Home Automation Things You Might Have Missed at CEDIA

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Logitech Video Q&A: Harmony Pro Remote Is Ideal for IoT Mid-Market

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“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
Starting tonight! Excited that this type of Cert has hit our industry. If you signed up…. wait till you get the big white box labeled PCNA. It gets the blodd flowing as soon as it hits your door step! — jwhitaker on Sep 19
I love that design/build community will be invited to attend the CEDIA show.  A local designer we work with has attended CEDIA on her own and she always has great things to say about it. One major difference for the exhibitors will be changing the sales... — imabreeze on Sep 19
Everything I heard about the educational offerings this year was great. I’m glad to hear educational as well as overall attendance were up this year! The ideas of fostering the relationships between designers and integrators will help increase awareness... — TSprague on Sep 18

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