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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

Hypnos Virtual Looks to Infuse VR Experience with Personalized Aromas for Gaming and More

Tech start up Hypnos Virtual is looking to expand the way gamers and wellness technology enthusiast experience virtual reality by adding a customizable “scent tracks” into games, movies, and TV.

Andrew Nichols · October 12, 2021

Sonos Google court ruling Aug 2021

Sonos to Raise Prices on Majority of Wireless Speakers

Sonos is hiking up the prices of many of its most popular audio products starting on September 12, including its Sub, One, and Roam speakers.

Andrew Nichols · September 10, 2021

Housing Starts Down 7% in July

Supply chain and labor shortages caused housing starts to decrease by 7% overall in July, with single-family starts decreasing 4.5%.

Andrew Nichols · September 09, 2021

DMF Lighting Announces 2021 Design Awards Winners

DMF Lighting has announced the winners of its first-annual Design Awards, a contest created to showcase the industry’s best lighting projects featuring its products.

Andrew Nichols · September 07, 2021

DOW Technologies to Distribute Orro Smart Home Products

Integrators within DOW Technologies’ 22 state umbrella can now more easily access and install Orro’s range of smart lighting and wellness products.

Andrew Nichols · September 01, 2021

Pre-CEDIA Q&A: Orro Looks to Showcase Importance of Human-Centric Lighting

Integrators can learn all about Orro’s line of human-centric lighting products, including the positive impacts it can have on the body, during CEDIA Expo 2021 in Indy.

Andrew Nichols · August 30, 2021

Pre-CEDIA Q&A: iRoom Plans to Show Off Refreshed Lineup on the Show Floor

CE pros have a chance to get acquainted with iRoom’s updated product lineup during CEDIA Expo 2021 in Indianapolis.

Andrew Nichols · August 26, 2021

Snap One To Carry Audio Equipment From Denon, Marantz, and Definitive Technology

Thanks to a new agreement with Sound United, Snap One customers can purchase products from brands like Marantz and Denon via Partner Stores across the country.

Andrew Nichols · August 25, 2021

Pre-CEDIA Q&A: Hisense to Show High-End TVs and Projectors in Action

Hisense plans to discuss the importance of its latest advancements in TV and projection technology during CEDIA Expo 2021, as well as provide live demos of its latest products.

Andrew Nichols · August 24, 2021

Pre-CEDIA Q&A: 2N to Demo IP Intercoms, Offer Free Training Via 2N Academy

During CEDIA Expo 2021, attendees can access free online training courses via 2N Academy.

Andrew Nichols · August 19, 2021