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Integrator Designs, Builds His Own Replacement Cable TV Set-Top Box

FCC’s ‘Unlock the Box’ initiative enables CE pro to create 4K-capable cable set-top box replacement with DVR integration, Apple TV compatibility and access to OTT and locally shared file content.

Jason Knott · July 27, 2016

Niles Auriel Audio Platform Expands to Home Control

The multi-room audio platform now features climate, lighting, remote access and more.

Advertorial · July 26, 2016

Heos Shifts Gears to Endear itself to Integrators: Now Unapologetically Denon

Heos was launched as a standalone DIY brand to rival the mighty Sonos, but now we’re seeing a closer alignment with Denon and Marantz, as well as a full slate of home-automation drivers.

Julie Jacobson · July 18, 2016

Vanco Bundles Matrix & Receivers to Provide Turnkey Kits

With Vanco’s Evolution prepackaged bundle, dealers can set up systems that distribute four HDMI sources simultaneously to four displays.

Robert Archer · July 18, 2016

Sonos Opens First Retail Store: Upscale Shop in SoHo with 7 Soundproof Listening Rooms

Sonos begins selling smart speakers at its first retail shop in New York City, offering customers a listening experience they can’t get anywhere else.

Chelsea Cafiero · July 15, 2016

Control WyreStorm AV over IP Systems with New NetworkHT Touch App for iPad

Building on show momentum from ISE and InfoComm, WyreStorm is officially launching its NetworkHT Touch iPad control app.

Robert Archer · July 14, 2016

Dish Introduces Voice Remote Control for Hopper 3 & Joey 4K

The new Voice Remote from Dish can be used to control the company’s new Hopper 3 and Joey 4K set-top boxes (STBs).

Robert Archer · July 14, 2016

Autonomic 5.3 Offers Richer Integration with Control4, Support for iHeartRadio & RadioRA

Latest Mirage OS firmware and Control4 driver improves user experience for media management and whole-whose music. Also: Autonomic adds iHeartRadio, Radio Ra 2 support. View screen shots of new Control4 UI.

Julie Jacobson · July 14, 2016

Extron Shipping 4K/60Hz 4:4:4 HDMI Scalers

The California electronics company says its DSC HD-HD 4K Plus A and DSC HD-HD 4K Plus A xi scalers are now available.

Robert Archer · July 13, 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