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DoorBird Configurator Tool Supports Installers, Designers

The new DoorBird configurator allows architects and installers to design and purchase customized IP intercoms online. The video door stations made of stainless steel can be designed with individual dimensions and various call buttons and modules, such as keypad or house number plate. A selection of more than 50 RAL colors and surface coatings is […]

Robert Archer · November 19, 2020

CE Pro Podcast #28: Sleek Solutions to Ring Up More Security Customers

Todd Towey, national account manager for Ring installed solutions, highlights CEDIA Expo Virtual takeaways, X Line, new Access Controller, indoor drone and more.

Arlen Schweiger · October 16, 2020

Control4 Chime video doorbell

Control4 Debuts $400 Chime Video Doorbell

Control4 Chime video doorbell comes in PoE and Wi-Fi versions and fully integrates with OS 3 platform and OvrC.

Jason Knott · October 13, 2020

2N CEDIA Expo Virtual

CEDIA Expo Virtual Preview: 2N IP Intercoms, Access Control Offer High-Tech Solution

2N’s LTE Verso cellular intercom and new Indoor View IP touchscreen answering unit offer flexible access control solutions for the market.

Jason Knott · September 13, 2020

Ring CEDIA Expo Preview

CEDIA Expo Virtual Preview: Ring to Debut Strategic Partnerships with Lutron, Holovision

Ring booth will offer details on integration with Lutron, updates to its Ring X professional installer line, and training for Ring Alarm.

Jason Knott · September 05, 2020

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Ring Smart Doorbells to Integrate with Lutron Caséta, RA2 Select

Lutron-controlled lights can now be activated by linked Ring devices, providing an opportunity for increased lighting control sales.

Jason Knott · September 03, 2020

cyberManor New Home Technology Center exterior

cyberManor ‘New Home Technology Center’ Blends High IQ & High Style

The Silicon Valley-based integrator’s Control4 Certified smart home space boasts wellness, voice control, energy management, AV, security and more.

Arlen Schweiger · August 31, 2020

Will Coronavirus Make Mobile Access Control the Future?

Research shows 41% of office workers would rather use mobile watches or smart phones instead of access control keycards or fobs.

Jason Knott · July 28, 2020

Chamberlain Group Brands Integrate with Vivint Smart Home

Chamberlain Group (CGI), a global manufacturer of access control solutions with its Chamberlain and LiftMaster garage door opener brands and myQ smart technology, and Vivint Smart Home (NYSE:VVNT), a smart home company, has announced the Vivint smart home system now integrates with myQ smart garage technology.  Vivint customers with a myQ smart garage can control, secure and monitor their garage anytime, from anywhere, using […]

Robert Archer · July 14, 2020

Primetime AV showroom Ring

Ring Devices Keep Integrator Revenues Up During Coronavirus Lockdown

Primetime Audio Video in Rockford, Ill., says Ring video doorbell and surveillance solutions have become even more important during the COVID-19 lockdown.

Jason Knott · June 22, 2020