Interfaces/Devices

Google Assistant Outsells Amazon Alexa as Smart Speaker Sales Slow Dramatically

Smart speaker sales slow in Q2, as Google (37%) overtakes Amazon (21%) in market share. Apple HomePod sales register 245% growth vs. 2020.

Jul 29, 2021

‘Brilliant’ Tactic Helps Texas Dealer Secure Production Builder Business

Industry veteran David Berman of ESD Technologies details why Brilliant’s smart home solutions & interface resonate with home builders in the hot Dallas-area market.

Jun 30, 2021

Josh.ai now Integrates with Crestron Home

Josh.ai has expanded its artificial intelligence (A.I.) voice control platform home through an update that supports its integration into Crestron. Thanks to a close engineering relationship between the companies, Josh.ai was given exclusive developme

Jun 29, 2021

Somfy Smart Shades Now Controllable by Brilliant

Somfy-powered shades, blinds, draperies, screens, awnings, and pergolas can now be controlled using Brilliant smart home system.

Jun 22, 2021

Google, Amazon Smart Home ‘Monopoly Problem’ Attacked in Congress

Senate judiciary subcommittee anti-trust hearing warns Amazon and Google of their growing potential monopoly on the smart home space.

Jun 18, 2021

iRoom iO Crestron Home and Elan Drivers now Available

iRoom, a global Apple-certified manufacturer of iPad docking and smart control solutions, has announced that the company has recently added drivers for Crestron Home and Elan that allow clients’ Crestron Home and Elan system with a wired contro

Jun 08, 2021