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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

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

TechTalk: Vivint Says Pro Program Can Help Grow Integration Businesses

Thanks to Vivint’s Smart Home Authorized Pro program, integrators can spend less time installing cameras and more time growing their businesses.

Andrew Nichols · September 30, 2019

TechTalk: simPRO Dispels the Common Myths of Cloud-Based Software

Integrators can use cloud-based business management software to their advantage if they look past the myths and find out why more than 100,000 people have adopted simPRO.

Andrew Nichols · September 28, 2019

TechTalk: LumaStream Allows Integrators to ‘Own the Ceiling’ via DC Power Conversion

Thanks in part to LumaStream’s products and services, now is the perfect time for integrators to gain ground in the lighting industry.

Andrew Nichols · September 27, 2019