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MantelMount: From Humble Crowdfunding Startup to Custom Success

In less than one year, MantelMount migrates from Kickstarter campaign to success in the custom electronics industry with cantilevered TV mount.

Jason Knott · February 29, 2016 Shares Surge on Strong Q4 Performance in Security, Home Automation

Shares of (Nasdaq: ALRM) have been up more than 24% today on strong Q4 revenues for the company’s SHaaS (smart home as a service) platform.

CE Pro Editors · February 26, 2016

United Technologies, Honeywell, Other M&A News in Security and Home Automation

Honeywell talks merger with United Technologies, then reportedly shops its Building Solutions unit. Tyco, Nortek and ADT, all giants in security and home automation, have also been active in M&A discussions and deals.

Julie Jacobson · February 26, 2016

Zektor Saves the Day for Failed HydraConnect HDBaseT Switches

While HydraConnect dealers are stuck with bad HDBaseT switches and no support, Zektor creates replacement HDMI modules as a fix.

Julie Jacobson · February 25, 2016

Proxima M1030U Produces 5,000 Lumens of Brightness

The latest projector from the Carson, Calif.-based company provides a WUXGA resolution and high brightness capabilities to support its placement in a variety of locations.

Robert Archer · February 25, 2016

Nexus 21 Reinvents Flip-Down TV Ceiling Mount, Expands Warranty to 10 Years

The CL-65, along with every other lift system Nexus 21 offers, will now include a 10-year warranty, double what the company previously offered. All Nexus 21 lifts previously sold will retroactively carry the new 10-year warranty as well.

CE Pro Editors · February 24, 2016

California City Asks Homeowners to Register Outdoor Surveillance Cameras

City of Manhattan Beach wants any homeowner with a residential surveillance camera to register it with the police department so law enforcement can make requests for footage if nearby crimes should occur.

Jason Knott · February 24, 2016

5 Elegant iPad Mounts from ISE 2016, Including Docks with Buttons and Spinning Stations

iPort and iRoom introduced new iPad mounts with IP-addressable buttons; Viveroo showcased spinning iPad stations; and more iPad mounts from ISE 2016.

Julie Jacobson · February 24, 2016

PTS Multimedia Launches ProjX360 Software Management Suite

This Software Management Suite features tools for time tracking, scheduling, service invoicing, file management, and it offers QuickBook integration.

Robert Archer · February 24, 2016

Is Home Theater Carpet Your Next Profit Center?

Home theater carpet is unique due to its use of patterns not found in traditional home flooring. It can be a very profitable category for integrators, with margins up to 40%.

Jason Knott · February 23, 2016