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CE Pro Editors · March 31, 2011

X10 VP: ‘Julie you haven’t a clue what you’re talking about’

Long-time X10 VP Dave Rye slams me for not giving props to X10 in a recent editorial

Julie Jacobson · February 17, 2010

Ultimate Guide to Lighting Control 2009

As homeowners become more keenly aware of the tremendous energy savings of lighting control (in addition to ambiance-enhancement benefits), integrators are poised to reap a harvest of revenue from the category. In that vein, CE Pro has compiled this Ultimate Guide to Lighting Control, a quick reference guide aimed at giving you an at-a-glance look […]

February 14, 2010

Ultimate Guide to Lighting Control 2009

As homeowners become more keenly aware of the tremendous energy savings of lighting control (in addition to ambiance-enhancement benefits), integrators are poised to reap a harvest of revenue from the category. In that vein, CE Pro has compiled this Ultimate Guide to Lighting Control, a quick reference guide aimed at giving you an at-a-glance look […]

CE Pro Editors · February 14, 2010

UEI Offers Developer Kit for Nevo Remote Controls, Demos Sonos App

UEI demos control of a Sonos multiroom audio system with Nevo remote control during ISE 2010; offers Studio Pro 3.0 with ‘visual scripting’

Julie Jacobson · February 02, 2010

Universal Remote Control Updates CCP Software

Updates include Web browsing for MX-6000 and two-way modules that support IP-controllable receivers.

Robert Archer · November 19, 2009

Roombas Gone Wild

These little self-propelled vacuuming dynamos don’t just devour dust. They can wreak havoc on a household.

Julie Jacobson · October 16, 2009

Central Vacuum – Sweep in the Profits

No one’s going to say that central vacuum is the sexiest technology you can offer your clients. It isn’t – not by a longshot. But in a world of declining margins on A/V products, central vac provides a breath of fresh air to your revenue stream. Consumers like it because it cleans up their homes, […]

February 16, 2009

Central Vacuum – Sweep in the Profits

No one’s going to say that central vacuum is the sexiest technology you can offer your clients. It isn’t – not by a longshot. But in a world of declining margins on A/V products, central vac provides a breath of fresh air to your revenue stream. Consumers like it because it cleans up their homes, […]

CE Pro Editors · February 16, 2009

Sculley, Metcalfe Debate Growth of Home Automation

3Com founder Bob Metcalfe thinks energy management might spur automation; former Apple CEO John Sculley says custom installers are the ticket.

Julie Jacobson · February 15, 2007