Wake up, Sonos! Gold Dealer Schools CEO John MacFarlane on ‘Staying Relevant’

Mat Lindstedt of Silicon Valley Installation Co. sells a ton of Sonos, but urges CEO MacFarlane to stay relevant vis-a-vis Amazon Echo and other innovations. Where are outdoor audio systems, $99 speakers, and better streaming solutions?

Mar 17, 2016

Sonos Sheds Staff, Regroups to Take on Amazon Echo

Amid wide-ranging layoffs, Sonos CEO John MacFarlane admits Amazon Echo is hurting Sonos's wireless audio business.

Mar 16, 2016

Nerd Alert: New Crestron IP Control for Apple TV Gen 4, and the Magic of SIMPL#

UK-based Ultamation is releasing an Apple TV driver (through Gen 4) for Crestron home automation systems. Managing Director explains the magic of SIMPL# programming language.

Mar 16, 2016

Triad Expands its Selection of Dolby Atmos Speakers with new InRoom Modules

The competitively priced Dolby Atmos module speakers are available in the company's Bronze and Silver series product lines.

Mar 16, 2016

Ray Super Remote Gets IR, Relay Control Via Global Cache

Gaining traction as a dedicated touchscreen remote for IP control, Ray Super Remote ($249) from Ray Enterprises adds IR and relay control through Global Cache.

Mar 15, 2016

Onkyo Announces 2016 Line of A/V Receivers

Onkyo's new line up of A/V receivers includes the TX-SR353, the TX-NR555, the TX-NR656 and the TX-NR757.

Mar 15, 2016