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Boccaccio: HDMI Extenders Suffer from Manufacturing Inconsistencies

While HDMI extenders can be very useful, integrators should be careful because any lingering cable deficiencies can limit their effectiveness.

Jeff Boccaccio · August 08, 2019

Takeover Talent: How N.J. Integrator Cleaned Up 3 Messy Rack Closets

Integrator frayednot has a motto of “Never left stranded!” The company made sure these customers could once again enjoy home automation and A/V systems, and the work even earned some repeat business.

Arlen Schweiger · August 06, 2019

Torus Power PowerBlock PB 5 is Now Available

Torus Power says its PowerBlock units are small in stature but offer improved A/V performance and protection at an affordable price.

CE Pro Editors · August 05, 2019

Metra Home Theater Hosts ‘The HDMI Cable Face-off’ Workshop at CEDIA Expo 2019

Jeff Boccaccio of DPL Labs and Metra Home Theater’s Brent McCall will lead one-hour seminars on the pros and cons of all transmission lines during the CEDIA Expo 2019.

Robert Archer · August 01, 2019

SnapAV, Control4 Merger Complete

SnapAV’s $680M acquisition of Control4 is finalized with 99% shareholder approval. New mega-company remains focused on professional install channel only.

Jason Knott · August 01, 2019

8 Most Popular CE Pro Stories for July 2019

The top stories from July cover an array of topics from a roundup of affordable projectors to how art meets science in one beautiful UK install.

Andrew Nichols · July 31, 2019

Panamax and Furman Power Accessories Help Start System Installations

The Panamax Vertex line of power products and the new Furman SS-6B-PRO provide integrators a choice of power solutions to enable the installation residential and commercial systems.

Robert Archer · July 29, 2019

Inside Sonnen Factory: No-Heat Phosphate Battery Technology Is Differentiator

Testing of the lithium-ion phosphate battery technology used by sonnenBatterie ecoLinx reveals its higher safety level compared to cobalt-based batteries used by Tesla Powerwall and others.

Jason Knott · July 26, 2019

Studio Six Digital dBPod Enables Integrators to Measure SPL Readings Remotely

Introduced earlier this summer at InfoComm 2019, the Studio Six Digital dBPod smart sound level meter provides an easy way to measure SPL levels.

Robert Archer · July 19, 2019

Bobwire DAT1 Audio Trigger Adds 12-Volt Trigger to Any A/V Device

The developers of Bobwire’s DAT1 Audio Trigger have more than 20 years of experience in the custom installation market, and the company’s new product is designed for a variety of custom installation power scenarios.

Robert Archer · July 16, 2019