Multiroom AV

Yamaha Augments Wireless MusicCast Line with WXA-50 Amp & WXC-50 Preamp

The $500 WXA-50 can be used in tandem with speakers to create a wireless audio zone, while the $350 WXC-50 can be paired with an amp or A/V receiver to add a zone of wireless audio.

Apr 12, 2016

Vivaldi 2.0 Digital Audio System from dCS Supports TIDAL, AirPlay and Spotify

Described as a cost no object, state-of-the-art digital audio playback solution, Vivaldi 2.0 is designed to play just about every audio format used in the consumer industry.

Apr 11, 2016

DaVinci Group Co-Founder Dan Kippycash Passes Away at 49

The veteran consumer electronics executive was hospitalized before succumbing to an illness.

Apr 05, 2016

KEF Hydro Blaster Spray Removes Water Vapor, Improves Wireless Audio Sound

KEF Hydro Blaster is an aerosol spray ($99.99 per can) claims to radically improve transmission of wireless audio signals.

Apr 01, 2016

Lawsuit Hints Crestron to Launch 4K Streaming this Year

Home automation leader Crestron Electronics says it plans to release new 4K streaming technology this year, based on information detailed in a now-resolved lawsuit.

Mar 30, 2016

Savant Announces 8.0 Home Automation Software, Pro Remote, Improved UI, Autonomic Inside

With 8.0 release, home automation leader Savant integrates with Sonos, improves UI, builds in Autonomic streaming media software, launches Pro Remote for dealers. See them at ISC West 2016.

Mar 30, 2016