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Sound Quality Mattered to David Bowie: 5 Rocking Bowie Tunes to Remember

David Bowie’s stellar recording career not only included his work with A-list musicians, but some of the best engineers in the music industry.

Robert Archer · January 11, 2016

CES 2016: Metra M3B Makes Multiroom A/V Easy

Metra Home Theater Group’s M3B multiroom audio/video distribution system over existing coax enables selection of up to 100 source IDs as its output, bypassing the need for an expensive switcher or having to run Ethernet cable.

Jason Knott · January 11, 2016

Nexpaq’s Modular Framework: How Home Automation UIs and UXs Should be Built

Demonstrated at CES 2016, Nexpaq’s modular Batpaq is a clever framework for building your own smartphone case, but the platform could also enable consumers to create their own light switches, keypads and home automation controllers.

Julie Jacobson · January 11, 2016

System 7 Named 2016 CTA Integrator of the Year

Boston custom integrator System 7 headed by Gerry Lynch is named the 2016 Consumer Technology Association TechHome Division Mark of Excellence Integrator of the Year at CES 2016.

Jason Knott · January 11, 2016

CES 2016: CTA Bestows Nortek’s Avi Rosenthal with 2016 Leadership Award

At CES 2016 Avi Rosenthal of Nortek Security and Control receives Consumer Technology Association TechHome Division 2016 Leadership Award for longtime contributions to the industry.

Jason Knott · January 11, 2016

Metadata Company Gracenote Expands Services Through Dynamic EQ Platform

The popular metadata supplier has introduced a technology that adjusts audio systems for each song.

Robert Archer · January 11, 2016

CES 2016: Meridian Demos the Connected Home and Car with Jaguar Land Rover

Meridian Audio collaborates with Intel and Jaguar Land Rover to demonstrate the capabilities of the connected lifestyle at CES 2016.

Robert Archer · January 08, 2016

CES 2016: Sony & Dolby Team to Deliver 4K HDR Content with Atmos Sound

Not forgetting the audio portion of the home entertainment equation, Sony is working with Dolby Labs to introduce 4K HDR content that includes Dolby’s object-based surround sound.

Robert Archer · January 08, 2016

Cross-Industry Collaboration Fuels 4K Momentum at CES 2016

The manufacturing, broadcast, chipmakers and others are working together to push 4K and HDR technologies into the mainstream at CES 2016.

Robert Archer · January 08, 2016

CTA Names 2016 Mark of Excellence Award Winners at CES

The TechHome Division of the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) has recognized the top projects and products/technologies in consumer electronics for custom installation. Products from LG, Sony, Dish, Crestron, Savant and others are recognized. System 7 of Boston wins Integrator of the Year.

CE Pro Editors · January 07, 2016