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Pioneer Music Company Opens Chicago Location

Pioneer Music Company (PMV), a 152-year-old distributor of audio, video, surveillance, networking, and remote management products for professional integrators, has announced the grand opening of a new location in the Chicago, IL metro area. Located in Elk Grove Village, IL, the new facility features 20,000 square feet of warehouse space and a training facility that […]

Robert Archer · June 02, 2021

Nest Now Integrates into the Orro Smart Home Platform

Orro, creators of the Orro Smart Living System, has announced the integration of Nest products to Orro. As a certified partner in Google’s Device Access program, this latest Orro integration allows homeowners to have seamless control and access to Nest thermostats and doorbells from any Orro Switch throughout the home – creating a single unified […]

Robert Archer · June 02, 2021

Torus Power Moves to new Location in Toronto

The power conditioning and surge protection manufacturer Torus Power has announced that beginning in July it will have a new business address: Torus Power Inc.601 Magnetic Drive, Unit # 15Toronto, ON M3J 3J2Tel: +1-416-477-4799Toll-free in North America: 1-877-337-9480 Elaborating on the new location, the company says that beginning on July 1 it will be purchasing […]

Robert Archer · June 01, 2021

Josh.ai and Xspot Partner to Provide Integrators with Voice Control Options for Every Room

The partnership between Xspot and Josh.ai will help to set the foundation for optimal Josh Nano and Josh Micro placement in every area of the smart home.

CE Pro Editors · June 01, 2021

SnapAV’s Control4 OS 3.2.2 includes OvrC Pro Support

Strengthening its commitment to its partners, SnapAV’s new Control4 OS 3.2.2 software update adds full support for OvrC Pro remote equipment management to all EA and CA series Control4 controllers, among other enhancements.  According to SnapAV, the update offers integrators the ability to remotely manage and service clients’ Control4-connected devices, paving the way for hassle-free service contracts, […]

Robert Archer · June 01, 2021

Josh.ai Partners with Xspot to Support Josh Nano

Josh.ai is expanding the presence of artificial intelligence in the home with Xspot, a manufacturer of integration accessories. As Josh.ai prepares for its first deliveries of Josh Nano—the architectural and design-first microphone—the company is equipping its installers with the tools necessary to seamlessly integrate voice control into smart homes from the ground up. The pre-wire […]

Robert Archer · June 01, 2021

Wounded U.S. Marine Sergeant Receives Custom Smart Home Thanks to Gary Sinise Foundation

Thanks to local integrators Advanced Integration Systems, Marine Sgt. Jonathan Blank was gifted a fully customized smart home filled with the latest in lighting, control, and networking technology.

CE Pro Editors · May 31, 2021

Interview: Franco D’Ascanio Discusses Coronavirus Impact, Dealer Support for Outdoor Audio

Coastal Source president Franco D’Ascanio goes over how the company adjusted to coronavirus restrictions, and discusses how the company helps integrators spec outdoor lighting.

CE Pro Editors · May 28, 2021

CE Pro Podcast 58 Coastal Source

CE Pro Podcast #58: Upselling a Six-Figure Outdoor Lighting & Audio Project with Coastal Source

Integrated AV in Oklahoma had a job go from 15 fixtures to 200, plus $100K+ in speakers/subwoofers, aided by powerful Coastal Source demo.

Arlen Schweiger · May 28, 2021

CE Pro 2021 Buyer’s Guide

The new CE Pro 2021 Buyer’s Guide puts all of the latest products at your fingertips with a category listing as well as A-Z vendor directory.

Marsha · May 28, 2021