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Chelsea Cafiero

Chelsea Cafiero is Senior Web Editor of CE Pro. She also manages the corresponding websites of sister publications Commercial Integrator, Security Sales & Integration, Campus Safety and Electronic House. Chelsea has previously covered politics, local news and consumer electronics. She joined the CE Pro family in 2012.

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Chelsea's Latest Posts

George Walter, Theo Kalomirakis, David Rodarte Launch High-End Home Theater Biz

New company RAYVA will offer pre-designed home theater solutions made up of products from CEDIA manufacturers, engineered for integration and packaged for installation by home theater pros.

Chelsea Cafiero · September 14, 2016

Video Weekly: What’s In Your CEDIA Backpack?

Charger, check. Business cards, check. CE Pro home page bookmarked and followed on Twitter for realtime show updates all week … check and check.

Chelsea Cafiero · September 09, 2016

Video Weekly: Sonos Creates Official API for Integration; What Integrators Need to Know

What does the news of Sonos’ official integration with third-party home control systems mean for integrators currently installing Crestron, Control4 or Lutron … or an unsanctioned, reverse-engineered third-party system?

Chelsea Cafiero · September 02, 2016

Video Weekly: Check Out the Smartest Homes of the Year

Don’t miss these photos of the Home of the Year gold winners in the smart home, home theater, multipurpose room, outdoor, unique, and before and after categories.

Chelsea Cafiero · August 26, 2016

Video Weekly: Valens’ Roadmap for 4K; AudioControl Partners with Loudspeaker Brands

While the CEDIA spotlight has officially begun, we haven’t forgotten about everything else happening in the industry. This week, Valens responds to reader questions, AudioControl finds new partners in loudspeaker brands and Savant and Apple release a new patent.

Chelsea Cafiero · August 19, 2016

Video Weekly: CE Pros Weigh In on Integrator vs. Installer vs. Technologist Debate

What’s in a name? Or, more specifically, what’s in a Google searchable, web optimized, consumer resonating job title?

Chelsea Cafiero · August 12, 2016

Video Weekly: Your One-Stop CEDIA Survival Guide Has Arrived

Here’s the lowdown on the articles, videos, press releases and Q&As with exhibitors we’ll have on CE Pro before, during and after CEDIA 2016.

Chelsea Cafiero · August 05, 2016

How Millennials Will Reshape the Home Improvement Market, and 9 Other Talks to Attend at CEDIA 2016

Disruptive technologies, the Internet of Things, voice control and virtual reality. These are only a few of the industry’s hot topics that you’ll hear about at the annual CEDIA Talks at CEDIA 2016.

Chelsea Cafiero · August 03, 2016

Solving LED Lighting Issues with a Simple Cat 5 Cable

Colorbeam offers lighting fixtures with different wattages that work off of a Cat 5 cable and go to a remote driver. The lighting system makes dimming and color temperature easy to manuever.

Chelsea Cafiero · July 20, 2016

Amazon to Present Friday Morning Keynote at CEDIA 2016

Kindel’s keynote will focus on voice control experience in the home and the natural user interface ecosystem of such appliances.

Chelsea Cafiero · July 20, 2016