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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

Deja Vu? Best Buy Takes on Amazon with In-Home Consultation Program

Best Buy CEO says new home advisor program is one way the company plans to open up ‘lately’ customer demand for smart-home technology.

Chelsea Cafiero · August 30, 2017

CEDIA 2017: Stewart Filmscreen Debuts Dual Roller Gemini Screen

Stewart Filmscreen’s Gemini projection screen uses dual aspect ratios to accommodate both HDTV (16:9) and Widescreen Cinema Scope (2:35:1) screen materials in a contemporary case.

Chelsea Cafiero · August 30, 2017

Is President Trump’s Private Plane Better Equipped Than Air Force One?

When SkyTheater combined its aircraft expertise and entertainment industry background to revamp Donald Trump’s private plane, the result might be more amazing than Air Force One.

Chelsea Cafiero · August 29, 2017

Inside an Integrator Showroom That Caters to Builders, Architects and Designers

Chesapeake Systems Service’s new CSS Experience Center uses Elan control, SpeakerCraft audio and a CinemaTech 4K HDR Dolby Atmos home theater to tell a story about tech + luxury.

Chelsea Cafiero · August 18, 2017

Amazon’s Sarah Zenz to Present Keynote at CEDIA 2017

Sarah Zenz, general manager of Amazon’s Smart Home Services, will present a sponsored keynote on Thursday, Sept. 7 at CEDIA 2017 in San Diego.

Chelsea Cafiero · August 16, 2017

Lenbrook Announces Leadership Transition, New Senior Management Team

Key executives John Banks and Dean Miller lead transition as Lenbrook creates leadership succession plan for future growth. Lenbrook owns audio brands Bluesound, NAD Electronics and PSB Speakers.

Chelsea Cafiero · August 16, 2017

The Cinema Designer Just Made It a Lot More Simple to Design Dolby Atmos, DTS:X Home Theaters

New update to The Cinema Designer (TCD) cloud-based design software allows integrators to design 32-channel count Dolby Atmos and DTS:X home theaters in minutes.

Chelsea Cafiero · August 15, 2017

Control4’s Triad Designer Series In-Ceiling Speakers Deliver Big Sound from ‘Tiny’ Grill

Dealers may not have to compromise between sound and design with Control4 and Triad Speakers’ new Designer Series high-performance in-ceiling speaker line.

Chelsea Cafiero · August 15, 2017

New Microsoft Cortana-Powered Smart Thermostat GLAS Takes Aim at Nest

Microsoft and Johnson Controls partner to create GLAS, a classy-looking smart thermostat with Microsoft Cortana voice assistant built in.

Chelsea Cafiero · August 09, 2017

Meridian’s Compact 251 Powered Zone Controller for Hi-Res Audio Is Only $1,500

For a lower price than you’d expect with Meridian, the compact 251 Powered Zone Controller supports high-resolution audio and MQA as it delivers 2 x 100W for two passive loudspeakers or a soundbar for media room projects.

Chelsea Cafiero · August 08, 2017