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Alex Tagliani Smart Home: Why Am I Doing This?

Famous Indycar driver Alex Tagliani talks about why he chose to be involved ‘from the ground up’ on constructing his new 4,500-square-foot smart home.

CE Pro Editors · December 03, 2015

Streaming Service VUDU Offers Dolby Atmos Options

VUDU to offer a selection of Warner Brothers movies mixed in Dolby Atmos and remastered for Dolby Vision. Vizio to offer free digital copy of “Mad Max: Fury Road” in 4K Ultra HD with Dolby Vision to those who purchase Reference Series TV.

Rachel Cericola · November 29, 2015

Axis Outdoor Thermal Network Camera Stabilizes Images, Storage Space

One of the features on the newly announced Q1941-E Thermal Network Camera from Axis Communications is its Electronic Image Stabilization (EIS) option that helps the camera to deliver smooth images in unstable mounting environments.

Robert Archer · November 29, 2015

CE Pro Announces Winners of the 2015 Great Looking Racks Contest

All the way from the Mediterranean, Cyprus-based Elytronic was named the winner of the 2015 Great Looking Racks contest presented by CE Pro and Middle Atlantic.

Arlen Schweiger · November 24, 2015

Time to Ditch 120V AC? How a Low-Voltage, DC-Powered Home Might Work

Has the 240/120V AC residential infrastructure outlived its usefulness? Inspired by Tesla Powerwall, an industry veteran explains how we could get to the the old ‘Smart House’ vision of a low voltage, DC-powered home.

CE Pro Editors · November 23, 2015

Florida Integrator Converts Bank Vault into Home Theater Showroom

Boca Theater and Automation and CDGi convert old 8,600-square-foot Wells Fargo Bank into new Technology Experience Center showroom, complete with an acoustical masterpiece ‘Vault Theater’ with 36 speakers inside 18-inch concrete walls and facial recognition entry.

Jason Knott · November 22, 2015

Famed Racecar Driver Alex Tagliani to Share His Smart Home Design, Construction Process

Exclusively with CE Pro, champion Indy racecar driver Alex Tagliani shares a video blog on the planning and construction of his new Canadian smart home and unique home theater.

Jason Knott · November 19, 2015

Slateplan Offers Free Version, New Features for System Estimation Software for Integrators

Integrators can enjoy a minimalist version of Slateplan’s floorplan-based design and estimation software for free. Coming soon: International versions.

CE Pro Editors · November 18, 2015

New Lutron Connect Bridge and App Bring IoT to RadioRA, HomeWorks QS Lighting & Shades

Introduced at CEDIA Expo 2015, Connect Bridge is Lutron’s third IoT gateway, but first for its pro-oriented lighting controls HomeWorks QS and Radio Ra 2; adds geo-fencing, cloud-based home automation integration, user customization.

Julie Jacobson · November 17, 2015

Inside Nexus 21: An Uplifting Experience

Motorized TV lift company Nexus21 uses a refreshing team-building atmosphere to foster camaraderie and generate creativity.

Jason Knott · November 15, 2015