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Vera from MiOS Introduces 24/7 Professional Security Monitoring and Video Archiving

Vera DIY security and home automation system now includes optional monitoring through Vera Central Monitoring Service.

CE Pro Editors · January 06, 2016

Big Ass Fans Creates Haiku Smart Home Ecosystem with Affordable Fans, Smart Lights, Multizone HVAC

With new consumer division, Big Ass Fans makes Haiku fans smarter and more accessible, adds smart lighting products and intros first intelligent HVAC system at CES 2016. Haiku Home becomes a complete smart-home ecosystem with learning capabilities.

Julie Jacobson · January 06, 2016

LG Electronics Introduces Smart ThinQ Home Automation Hub at CES 2016

LG’s AllSeen-enabled SmarThinQ technology to be implemented in the company’s first smart-hub at CES 2016.

CE Pro Editors · December 30, 2015

Lutron Embraces ZigBee with Remote Control for Smart Bulbs & Hubs

Famous for its proprietary ClearConnect RF technology, Lutron is entering the ZigBee home automation fray with the Connected Bulb Remote Control for smart bulbs. Is there a connection to Philips Hue?

Julie Jacobson · December 28, 2015

Darth Vader Comes to Life in Star Wars ‘Secret’ Room

A simultated retina scan from a Dr. Doom mask is the first step inside a Star Wars-themed room complete with an audio, light and laser show.

Jessica Camerato · December 17, 2015

New Lutron Connect Bridge and App Bring IoT to RadioRA, HomeWorks QS Lighting & Shades

Introduced at CEDIA Expo 2015, Connect Bridge is Lutron’s third IoT gateway, but first for its pro-oriented lighting controls HomeWorks QS and Radio Ra 2; adds geo-fencing, cloud-based home automation integration, user customization.

Julie Jacobson · November 17, 2015

Paul Starkey, Steve Firszt Create 3-Tier Membership Program for Business Services

Vital Mgmt will donate some proceeds of new Get it Right program to Habitat for Humanity.

CE Pro Editors · September 20, 2015

Rent Kevin Durant’s Former Miami Penthouse for $20K

NBA superstar Kevin Durant sold his Miami penthouse in May. Now the new owner is renting the Biscayne Bay luxury residence for $20,000 per month.

Jessica Camerato · August 04, 2015

Replacing Savant’s LiteTouch Lighting Control System: How Much Will it Cost?

Since home automation vendor Savant its killing LiteTouch hardwired lighting-control, we look to Vantage, Crestron, Lutron and others for replacements. Customer wants to know: how much it will cost?

Julie Jacobson · July 23, 2015

#TBT: Creating a Dazzling Dome Display Using 4 Projectors

In this edition of Throwback Thursday, see how with home used projectors, lights and control, DSI created a 35-foot-wide ceiling dome that displays images from abstract color patterns to clouds to blazing sunsets.

Lisa Montgomery · July 22, 2015