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Survey Suggests High-Tech Employees May Be More Productive in WFH Scenarios

Many employers may be quick to question the effectiveness of working from home, but if a recent study of employees is any indication, tech-focused employers may want to reconsider.

D. Craig MacCormack · January 15, 2021

2020 Q3 Home Entertainment Spending

Consumers Spend $7B in Home Entertainment in Q3

With COVID-19 keeping people at home, the public’s at-home entertainment shifted from new releases to catalog titles during the third quarter of 2020.

Robert Archer · November 16, 2020

KRK Classic 5 pair front

Hands-On: KRK Classic 5 Powered Monitor Bridges Pro and Consumer Audio

The new KRK Classic 5 is an affordable powered speaker that can be used for recording projects, as well as home AV systems where performance, value and ergonomics are prioritized.

Robert Archer · November 13, 2020

SnapAV Greg Simmons Control4

SnapAV Adds Greg Simmons in Exec Role; Charlie Kindel to Depart

Greg Simmons becomes VP, Industry Partnerships for SnapAV, which announced personnel promotions as well as Charlie Kindel’s departure; product development investment for ‘centers of excellence.’

Arlen Schweiger · November 12, 2020

Enclave Audio CineHome PRO wireless audio

Why Now’s a Perfect Time to Pitch Wireless Audio

With ever-increasing demand for home entertainment as the pandemic presses on, surround-sound upgrades can be simple to give homeowners big theater audio without the dedicated theater room.

CE Pro Editors · November 12, 2020

Verizon Business Report Finds Payment Cards Lack Security From Cybercriminals

Customer payment data is being targeted by criminals as a way to gain both money and personal information, so it is important that installers know how to spot cybersecurity weak spots.

CE Pro Editors · November 04, 2020

Napco Q1 Performance Dampened by Coronavirus Pandemic, RMR Revenue up 36%

Napco says equipment sales have dipped due to the coronavirus, which was the principal reason for the company’s decline in total revenue.

CE Pro Editors · November 02, 2020

4K On DISH – December Content

New 4K titles are available in the DISH OnDemand library on channel 300, complimenting live 4K content on channel 540! On top of that, there are hundreds of 4K and 4K HDR titles available through the integrated Amazon Prime Video and Netflix Apps on Hopper 3!  Remember, you can find Amazon Prime Video on channel […]

Justin Richard · November 01, 2020

Nest™ Camera Live Feed Now Available on Hopper!

A recent software update enables Hopper® 2 and Hopper® 3 Receivers to not only get live alerts from their Nest™ Hello Doorbell, but also see a live camera stream when connected to Nest™ Cameras! Subscribers with Hopper 2 and Hopper 3 Receivers, and their associated Joeys®, can see a live stream of their Nest™ cameras […]

Justin Richard · November 01, 2020

Renew Your DISH Retailer Agreements by December 18th

Attention all Integrators with a direct buying relationship with DISH- you must renew your Retailer Agreement by December 18, 2020 at 11:59:59 p.m. MT. Failure to renew will result in automatic termination, disconnection of Showroom Accounts, and forfeiture of recurring Incentive Payments. On December 31, 2020, all 2019 DISH Retailer Agreements will expire. To continue […]

Justin Richard · November 01, 2020