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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

Savant Acquires Artison for Whole-House Audio and Home Theater

Acquisition will enable Savant to offer high-performance whole-house audio, home theater and audio over IP solutions via Artison products, patents. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Chelsea Cafiero · August 07, 2017

Transformative Engineering Names Jeannette Howe VP of Sales

Howe joins Transformative Engineering with an impressive background in the consumer electronics industry. Most recently, Howe served as director of membership at BrandSource.

Chelsea Cafiero · August 03, 2017

Stunning European Smart Home Is 2017 CEDIA Finalist

This enormous villa goes high-tech with Crestron control, Lutron lighting, Sony Bravia TVs, Sonance and Bowers & Wilkins audio, Fortress Seating and more. It’s a 2017 CEDIA Award finalist for EMEA.

Chelsea Cafiero · August 01, 2017

Wink Acquired by Black Eyed Peas Rapper will.i.am … Yes, Really

Smart-home platform and Quirky spin-off Wink has a new owner: musician and tech entrepreneur will.i.am.

Chelsea Cafiero · July 28, 2017

Swidget Modular Outlet Turns Any Home Into a Smart Home Using Existing Wiring

The modular electrical outlet called Swidget promises compatibility with any smart-home system, along with Wi-Fi, Z-Wave and ZigBee.

Chelsea Cafiero · July 27, 2017

Roomba Quietly Maps Your Home, Looks to Share Data with Smart-Home Giants

Is a smart home with no spacial awareness still smart? Roomba maker iRobot doesn’t think so. The company has been collecting spacial mapping technologies and is now looking to share the data with Google, Apple or Amazon in the next couple of years.

Chelsea Cafiero · July 26, 2017

Why Christopher Nolan Shot ‘Dunkirk’ in 70mm IMAX Film

Nolan speaks out against Netflix and other at-home streaming services as his World War II hit ‘Dunkirk’ hits theaters in 70mm IMAX film.

Chelsea Cafiero · July 25, 2017

Marty Borish, Founder of NAD Electronics, Passes Away at 89

Borish founded NAD Electronics in 1971, leading the company to become an iconic 45-year-old audio brand. He died July 11 after a battle with cancer.

Chelsea Cafiero · July 21, 2017

Luma’s Network Monitoring and Tech Support Service Is Only $5 a Month

Luma Guardian is a low-cost VPN service, antivirus, Internet speed monitor and tech support line all in one. And one-time Dos Equis pitchman, ‘Most Interesting Man in the World,’ Jonathan Goldsmith will make sure everyone knows it.

Chelsea Cafiero · July 21, 2017

New Website Features AV Programming Courses, Free Webinars

Patrick Murray, who saw the evolution of the network as owner of AV GUI, has launched a course-based training website called LearnAVProgramming.com to teach programming to integrators.

Chelsea Cafiero · July 18, 2017