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CE Pro Weekly Video News: Industry Chimes in on Crestron Departure from CEDIA

Members from the CE Pro Community are chiming in on the recent announcement that Crestron is not going to exhibit at next year’s CEDIA 2016 show in Dallas.

CE Pro Editors · February 05, 2016

Power Management Provider SurgeX Acquired by Ametek for $130M

ESP/SurgeX, the No. 5 power-protection brand among CE Pro 100 dealers, is acquired by $4 billion electronics manufacturer.

Julie Jacobson · February 05, 2016

Control4 Acquires Pakedge: A Perfect Merger of Home Automation and Networking

Control4 and Pakedge, leading home automation and networking providers in the home technology integrator channel, merge to provide complete infrastructure for high-performance smart homes.

Julie Jacobson · February 04, 2016

Preview of Lutron’s ISE 2016 Booth: Sivoia QS, Quantum Vue, myRoom on Display

Lutron unveils new features of its Quantum Vue facility management software, including remote monitoring and commercial lighting control from a tablet, PC or a smartphone.

Jordan O'Brien · February 04, 2016

BeON Home Secures $2.9M in Additional Funding

BeON Home has secured $2.9 million in additional capital for its Bluetooth smart-enabled home protection system. The funding brings BeON’s total investment to date to nearly $5 million.

Jason Knott · February 04, 2016

Why Crestron Withdrew from CEDIA Expo 2016, Plus Photos from CEDIAs Past

Crestron isn’t exhibiting at CEDIA 2016, but the high-end home automation giant swears it is still committed to residential. Has CEDIA strayed from the luxury market?

Julie Jacobson · February 03, 2016

8 Football Themed Home Theaters Where You Wish You Could Watch Super Bowl 50

Our favorite football-themed home theaters are outfitted with LED TVs, 1080p projectors and Crestron touchpanels, not to mention framed memorabilia of homeowners’ favorite teams.

CE Pro Editors · February 03, 2016

How Managed Services Allow for a Successful Business and a Personal Life

The ‘as-a-service’ business model can reel in frantic business paces and result in better profitability for home technology integrators.

Tom LeBlanc · February 03, 2016

New! Ultimate (Searchable) Guide to Home Automation at CES 2016, 100+ Pages

100+ pages of home automation, IoT, security and the smart home right here, with full text of the presentation.

Julie Jacobson · February 01, 2016

Legal: Surveillance Cameras Inside the Home

Home technology integrator wants to know: What are the laws on installing secret nanny-cams in a customer’s home? Security and home-automation attorney Ken Kirschenbaum responds.

Julie Jacobson · January 29, 2016