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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

Home Improvement Market to See Strong, Stable Growth in 2017

Leading Indicator of Remodeling Activity (LIRA) report, produced by the Joint Center for Housing Studies of Harvard University, projects spending levels will rise 6.7% to $317 billion in 2017.

Chelsea Cafiero · January 19, 2017

Optoma Releases Laser, HDR10, 4K UHD Home Theater Projectors at CES 2017

Optoma’s new home theater projectors feature HDR10, 4K Ultra HD, laser and ultra short throw distances, giving home theater TVs and displays a run for their money.

Chelsea Cafiero · January 06, 2017

CES 2017: Chromecast Built-In Comes to Sony, JBL, Pioneer, Onkyo, More

As AV manufacturers like Harman JBL, Sony, Pioneer, Onkyo, Haier and Philips feature Chromecast built-in on their newest speakers and TVs, Samsung invents its own ‘invisible connection.’

Chelsea Cafiero · January 06, 2017

CES 2017: Logitech Announces Harmony Pro Web Portal for Installers, Multi-Zone Audio Feature

Now installers can manage their Harmony customer accounts in real-time and remotely with Logitech’s Harmony Pro web portal. At CES 2017, Logitech also announces a Multi-Zone audio feature for Harmony Pro remote.

Chelsea Cafiero · January 05, 2017

12 Smart-Home Predictions for 2017: VR, Voice, Sound, Homekit, More

How will we see virtual reality, voice control, Apple HomeKit, video steaming and immersive sound evolve in the next year? 12 home-tech pros, some dealers and some manufacturers, offer predictions for 2017.

Chelsea Cafiero · December 23, 2016

USPS Christmas Ornament Tracks Holiday Package Shipments

The USPS ornament will turn blue when a package is en route, red when it’s arrived and green when it has been opened.

Chelsea Cafiero · December 22, 2016

Sharp Threatens to Stop Supplying Samsung with TV Panels

Sharp and Samsung fail to agree on the terms of the arrangement. A short supply of television panels could affect the CE industry the hardest.

Chelsea Cafiero · December 21, 2016

Alexa, Rack ‘Em Up: Inside an Amazon Echo Voice-Controlled Game Room

Liberty Games shows the innovative ways you can use Amazon Echo, like hooking up a pool table, Jukebox, arcade machine and pinball machine with voice control via Alexa.

Chelsea Cafiero · December 20, 2016

Fibaro Has First Flood Sensor Available in Apple HomeKit

Fibaro releases an Apple HomeKit-enabled product line of sensors, including the first-ever flood sensor on HomeKit, as well as a motion sensor and door/window sensor.

Chelsea Cafiero · December 15, 2016

D&H Sees 77% Growth in IoT, 31% in TV Sales in 2016

Despite lackluster growth in other distribution areas, D&H is reporting skyrocketing growth in Internet of Things (IoT) and TV in 2016.

Chelsea Cafiero · December 12, 2016