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Sonos Now Integrates for Real; iPort, Lutron, Crestron Launch New Controls

After years of shunning integration with third-party home automation systems, Sonos has created an API for integration and named its first partners: Control4, Crestron, Deutsche Telekom’s QIVICON, iPort, Lutron, and Savant. Plus: How Crestron does it differently.

Julie Jacobson · August 30, 2016

Latest Metra Devices Solve HDMI Problems

The Voltage Control Trigger, Active Cable Voltage Stabilizer and HDM-AIO from Metra provide installation professionals with the latest means to cure HDMI problems.

Robert Archer · August 30, 2016

Fusion Marks 10 Years of Movie Servers with Premiere-4 Launch

The Premier-4 multiroom movie server from Fusion Research delivers up to five video streams simultaneously and easily integrates into most control and automation systems.

Robert Archer · August 29, 2016

Nortek’s Core Brands: ‘Business As Usual’ Following Buyout

Nortek’s Core Brands’ president Joe Roberts expects strong investment by new owners Melrose Industries. Company portal now accounts for 60% of purchases. Big CEDIA plans in place.

Jason Knott · August 29, 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

Capitol Covers All the Bases at CEDIA 2016, Focusing on 4K, IoT, Audio and More

Capitol’s booth will feature the latest 4K consumer models from TCL and Sharp, along with Denon’s wireless whole-house audio line and Luxul’s brand of commercial-grade networking products.

CE Pro Editors · August 24, 2016

CEDIA Q&A: DISH Demos Hopper 3, HopperGO and DISH Anywhere Mobile DVR

Only DISH lets you take your DVR with you wherever you go. Check out these portable, rechargeable, convenient offerings from DISH at CEDIA 2016.

CE Pro Editors · August 23, 2016

CEDIA 2016: Next-Gen eSeries is Autonomic’s New Modular Audio-over-Ethernet System

Autonomic, provider of the leading Mirage media management platform for CE pros, will reveal at CEDIA 2016 the new eSeries whole-house music system with proprietary high-resolution audio-over-Ethernet technology.

Julie Jacobson · August 23, 2016

Goodbye Kaleidescape, Thank You for Your Service

Kaleidescape took big risks fighting Hollywood, and then embraced the establishment that tried to destroy it, creating a one-and-only movie download service, always focused on a premium user experience.

Julie Jacobson · August 22, 2016

1800s Barn Provides High-Tech, Energy Efficient Escape

Home of the Year Gold Winner for Unique Space. From Savant control to LED lighting, every piece of technology in this renovated barn was chosen for its low energy consumption. The goal was to use technology … to get away from it.

Lisa Montgomery · August 21, 2016