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NEAR Speakers Reveals CEDIA 2016 Plans, Outdoor Speaker Giveaway

NEAR to debut two entry-level full range outdoor speakers and a digital amplifier and host a daily drawing for a free pair of NEAR LB5 outdoor speakers at CEDIA 2016 in Dallas.

CE Pro Editors · September 05, 2016

Video Weekly: Check Out the Smartest Homes of the Year

Don’t miss these photos of the Home of the Year gold winners in the smart home, home theater, multipurpose room, outdoor, unique, and before and after categories.

Chelsea Cafiero · August 26, 2016

Would You or Wouldn’t You? Consider Mono Sound for Outdoor Audio Applications

Delivering ‘even’ sound distribution for outdoor audio applications may call for a non-stereo design you hadn’t considered.

CE Pro Editors · August 25, 2016

How to Get Outdoor A/V Projects: Just Ask!

75% of the outdoor installations done by Complete AV in Bedford, N.H., are extensions of audio and video zones from interior systems. The company is in the midst of a $100K outdoor project featuring six SunBriteTVs and equipment from Vivitek, Draper, Triad, McIntosh and Just Add Power.

Jason Knott · July 12, 2016

OWI Hoot Rock Indoor/Outdoor Speaker Gets in Touch with Nature

The Hoot Rock Indoor/Outdoor loudspeaker from OWI can be used for commercial and residential audio installations.

Robert Archer · June 27, 2016

Houzz Study: 33% of House Buyers Plan ‘Home Automation’ Upgrades

Massive study by home remodeling website Houzz reveals home automation is third most planned system upgrade, but still less than 1% of homeowners plan to hire a ‘media’ contractor; however, 4% are seeking ‘window treatment’ professionals.

Jason Knott · June 22, 2016

Russound Announces 70v Audio System for Commercial Market, Outdoor Resi Spaces

Russound enters the commercial market with a new line of 70-volt audio products designed for bars, restaurants and other similar applications.

Robert Archer · June 21, 2016

CE Pro 100 Top Video Brands: TVs, Projectors, Satellite, Video Distribution, HDMI and More

Survey of CE Pro 100 top technology integrators reveals the most-specified brands in video categories from our 2016 Brand Analysis.

Robert Archer · June 06, 2016

CE Pro 100 Top Brands: Outdoor TVs

Dealers who made this year’s CE Pro 100 list are firm in their go-to outdoor video providers. SunBriteTV and Séura lead by a landslide in the 2016 Brand Analysis.

Robert Archer · May 31, 2016

Amazon Echo Controls Home Sprinkler Systems Via GreenIQ Smart Garden Hub

Alexa listens for commands to turn on and off the lawn irrigation system through GreenIQ’s smart irrigation controller.

Lisa Montgomery · May 18, 2016