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New Generation of Crestron Touchscreens Deliver Blazing Performance

Crestron’s announces its TSW-560, TSW760 and TSW-1060 touchpanels, which can be utilized for a number of home and enterprise applications.

Robert Archer · November 23, 2016

Audio Visual Design Group Steps Into Void Left by VIA’s Collapse

The closing of high-end home technology group VIA International left a void in the Bay Area market. AVDG, expanding from commercial to residential projects, steps in.

Jason Knott · November 09, 2016

How Commercial Integrator AVDG Earns $5M Serving High-Tech Resi Clientele

Audio Visual Design Group (AVDG) strategically migrates its professional commercial culture to residential projects, serving some clients left in a lurch from the collapse of VIA.

Jason Knott · November 09, 2016

CE Pro Summit Panel: Different Builders Require Different Business Models

Integrators cannot expect to treat builders and developers of MDUs, semi-custom homes, luxury homes and production homes the same way. Each niche needs a separate approach. Here are 10 tips.

Jason Knott · November 07, 2016

One Button Turns On Entire Outdoor Entertainment Space

This homeowner, a lighting specifier, knew exactly how he wanted lighting control to be added to his home. Outside, lights, music, even fireplaces turn on at the press of a button.

Chelsea Cafiero · October 26, 2016

Soundcast Is Back with VG1 Portable Waterproof Speaker

Soundcast VG1 portable waterproof speaker utilizes wireless Bluetooth to play digital audio content.

Robert Archer · October 25, 2016

Lighting Control Matures, Capitalizes on IoT Interest

One look at the commercial market makes it clear that lighting control and Internet of Things (IoT) are inherently intertwined, if not completely dependent on one another.

Robert Archer · October 13, 2016

Case Study: How to Build, Leverage Strong Relationships with Builders

Contractual model between builder ARBC and integrator AAMI in Florida is shining example of full transparency and how two-stage contract works — one for ‘fixed’ equipment and one for ‘non-fixed.’ Also, top 10 criteria builders look for in hiring CE pros.

Jason Knott · October 07, 2016

Are You Ready to Sell $120K Outdoor TVs?

GoVision makes a splash at CEDIA 2016 with its 5,500-nit giant outdoor modular $120,000 LED displays for the residential market.

Jason Knott · October 03, 2016

EN-5T Outdoor Fixture Speaker Highlights DaVinci Group Outdoor Audio

At the recently completed CEDIA 2016 show the Calif.-based company announced several new outdoor speaker products that includes the EN-5T

Robert Archer · October 03, 2016