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Andrew Nichols

Andrew Nichols

Andrew is a journalist and educator living in the Providence area. He was previously the Editor-in-Chief of a gaming and tech website, and the Managing Editor of his university newspaper, The Torch. He received his Bachelors in Writing and Masters in Teaching from the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth.

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Andrew's Latest Posts

Bose to Close All Retail Stores in North America, Europe, Japan and Australia

Citing increased online purchasing trends, Bose has decided to close 119 of its retail stores throughout the world.

Andrew Nichols · January 16, 2020

8 Can’t-Miss AV Install Stories From 2019

The end of the year is the perfect time to sit back, relax, and check out some super cool installs!

Andrew Nichols · December 23, 2019

Holiday ‘Porch Piracy’ Skyrockets, Boosts Consumer Interest in Front Door Security

New data from C +R Research suggests consumer interest in doorbell cameras and other front door security products is surging due in part to the prevalence of ‘porch pirates.’

Andrew Nichols · December 18, 2019

Top 7 Business Stories From 2019 You Never Read

Want to give your business a boost heading into 2020? Check out our list of the most important business articles to appear on CEPro.com this year!

Andrew Nichols · December 11, 2019

Arizona AV Fanatic Upgrades Home Theater with Help From Alcons

With the help of Alcons Audio, AV buff Maninder Chatha was able to upgrade his home theater and achieve a decades-long dream.

Andrew Nichols · November 26, 2019

Design + Tech Connection Agenda Announced

The Design + Tech Conference brings together the brightest minds from the design, construction, and technology industries together to help forge new partnerships.

Andrew Nichols · November 07, 2019

13 Nasty Wiring Disasters Sure to Spook Unsuspecting Integrators

These 13 wiring jobs could scare the most hardened integrator. Click through the slideshow at your own risk!

Andrew Nichols · October 22, 2019

Sony Announces PlayStation 5 Release Date, New Features

Today, Sony officially announced the name of its next-generation console: The PlayStation 5. Prior to today, Sony had not confirmed the name or release date of its newest flagship console despite rumors swirling around the video game industry for well over a year. The console does not have a concrete release date yet, but Sony […]

Andrew Nichols · October 08, 2019

Top 10 CE Pro Stories of September 2019: BEST Awards, Barry Sonnenfeld, More

Need to catch up on the latest industry news after a hectic CEDIA Expo? We’ve selected our top 10 most popular stories of the month you should definitely check out.

Andrew Nichols · October 01, 2019

TechTalk: Nortek Explains How AI and the Cloud Can Help Integrators Fix Problems Before They Happen

Want to solve a bunch of your customer’s smart home issues without having to lift a finger? Nortek says it’s time to embrace the power and possibilities that IP networking, the cloud, and AI can provide integrators.

Andrew Nichols · September 30, 2019