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New Smart Home Helps Provide Wounded Army Vet Some Well-Earned Independence

Thanks to the Gary Sinise Foundation and local integrator Innovative Audio and Video, Army Major Jeremy Haynes can enjoy Independence Day in his new home.

CE Pro Editors · July 03, 2020

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2GIG Co-founder Scott Simon Passes Away

Longtime security industry veteran Scott Simon, co-founder of groundbreaking 2GIG Technologies and former Honeywell executive, dies unexpectedly.

Jason Knott · March 19, 2020

Nortek Elan SC-100 system controller ISE 2020

New System Controller, IP Amps Let Elan Dealers Easily Scale Projects

At Integrated Systems Europe, Nortek showed its SC-100 for simple room controls, Dante-supporting distribution amplifiers, commercial market opportunities.

Arlen Schweiger · February 21, 2020

NYC Integrator Opens Smart Home Tech Experience Center

Brooklyn-based integrator Sakab Designs has created a multilevel technology experience center to provide both homeowners and business owners with first-hand knowledge of all of the latest tech trends.

CE Pro Editors · December 20, 2019

Smoke Heat Freeze Detectors

Smoke Heat Freeze Detectors

The Nortek Security & Control brand 2GIG has introduced its two latest Smoke Heat Freeze Detectors. 2GIG‘s two latest products were developed to detect fire issues and recognize smoke from common man-made materials to decrease nuisance alarms from everyday activities such as cooking. Both Smoke Heat Freeze Detectors incorporate newly updated optical sensors and detection […]

Robert Archer · December 06, 2019

Marine Who Lost Leg Gets Nortek-Packed Smart Home

Gary Sinise Foundation helps wounded Marine navigate his smart-home like a pro, with systems from Elan, 2Gig, SpeakerCraft and Panamax.

CE Pro Editors · November 11, 2019

Creating a Showstopping ‘Outdoor Showroom’

Multiple trade partners team up to build a $200,000, 10,000-square-foot backyard demonstration space and event hosting venue that boosts per-project revenue by $2,000.

Jason Knott · October 23, 2019

Vivint Smart Home to Go Public via Reverse Merger Valuing Co. at $5.6 Billion

Vivint Smart Home to be merged into SoftBank-backed Mosaic (NYSE: MOSC), a specialty acquisition corp. that will take on Vivint name.

Julie Jacobson · September 16, 2019

Roberts Leaves Nortek Security & Control

Nortek Security & Control’s executive Vice President of products and marketing Joe Roberts has left the company.

Robert Archer · July 03, 2019

Control4, Crestron, Savant Top Home-Automation Charts – CE Pro 100 Brand Analysis 2019

Julie Jacobson analyzes data from CE Pro 100 Brand Surveys in the home-automation category, from 2014 to 2019.

Julie Jacobson · June 03, 2019