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Control4 Acquires Pakedge: A Perfect Merger of Home Automation and Networking

Control4 and Pakedge, leading home automation and networking providers in the home technology integrator channel, merge to provide complete infrastructure for high-performance smart homes.

Julie Jacobson · February 04, 2016

Platinum Tools Linemen’s Pliers Grip with Carbon Alloy Steel

California-based Platinum Tools has introduced its new Linemen’s Pliers that feature carbon alloy steel and molded comfort grips.

Robert Archer · February 03, 2016

Active Thermal Management (ATM) Announces 2U High Rack Cooling System

The latest cooling solution from ATM delivers 120 cfm to help keep everything from amplifiers to media streaming devices cool.

Robert Archer · February 01, 2016

Just Add Power to Launch 4K Compatible, HDMI Over IP Products at ISE

Fla.-based signal transmission company Just Add Power will introduce four new products at Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) this February in Amsterdam.

Robert Archer · January 29, 2016

Control4 Launches Three Home Automation Controllers with Hi-Res Audio, Starting at $600

Control4 announces EA Series of smart-home controllers with more powerful processors, high-resolution audio (HRA), built-in Ethernet switches, more I/Os; goes another year without an IoT solution for DIYs.

Julie Jacobson · January 27, 2016

Post-CES 2016 Report: Emerging Trends in Home Automation

Mobile IoT, network security and IoT device discovery, energy harvesting and professional security monitoring emerged as key emerging trends in the smart home at CES 2016.

Julie Jacobson · January 26, 2016

7 Myths about Fiber & Why Category/Twisted Pair Wiring Should Be Phased Out

Guest Blog: Fiber is not difficult to terminate, it is not fragile and it is not expensive. Integrators should start phasing out their use of Unshielded Twisted Pair (UTP) or Category cable.

CE Pro Editors · January 25, 2016

Amped Wireless ATHENA-R2 Wi-Fi Range Extenders Covers up to 15,000-Square Feet

Introduced at CES 2016, Amped’s new High Power MU-MIMO range extender and router feature 16 high-power amps.

Robert Archer · January 22, 2016

Top 5 Home Technology Trends and Opportunities for 2016

Audio and video analytics, home automation user empowerment, the 4K UHD ecosystem, LVDC power distribution and front-door amenities such as smart doorbells top CE Pro’s 2016 Top Home Tech Trends to watch for 2016.

Julie Jacobson · January 22, 2016

HP Merges Consumer Style & Business Functionality with New EliteBooks

Young professionals are driving the latest product developments for large computer manufacturer HP.

Robert Archer · January 21, 2016