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Leviton at CEDIA Expo: Smarter Wi-Fi Devices, Embedded Alexa Support

Forget the hub; at CEDIA Expo 2019 Leviton Manufacturing shows why it builds in intelligence and employs Wi-Fi to create powerful new Decora Smart receptacle, in-wall keypad, fan controller and dimmer products, the latter of which includes Amazon Alexa.

Arlen Schweiger · August 26, 2019

Massive ADT Report Shows How Customers View Smart Home Tech

Data from ADT shows more consumers are interested in buying smart security technology, smart hubs, and smart TVs than in years past.

Andrew Nichols · August 21, 2019

Clare Adds Support for Autonomic, August, Danalock, More

In addition to supporting more manufacturers, Clare has also added a new Amazon Alexa security skill that gives homeowners the ability to arm and disarm their security system via voice commands.

CE Pro Editors · July 16, 2019

Wounded U.S Army Officer Honored With Custom Smart Home

Local integration company AVLX worked with The Gary Sinise Foundation to create the perfect, accessible smart home for war veteran Gary Linfoot and his family.

CE Pro Editors · July 03, 2019

New Receivers from Marantz Support Dolby Atmos, DTS:X

Marantz’s latest SR-Series A/V receivers the backbone of home theater, vinyl playback and digital streaming.

Lisa Montgomery · June 20, 2019

Yamaha Adds to Soundbar Lineup With Two Alexa-Controlled Units

Voice control joins the list of features included in Yamaha’s YAS-209 and YAS-109 soundbars.

Lisa Montgomery · June 19, 2019

$499 Denon Stereo Receiver Features 4K HDMI, Wireless Streaming

DRA-800H from Denon blends legacy and modern technologies to appeal to a wide range of entertainment enthusiasts.

Lisa Montgomery · June 18, 2019

Eaton Lighting Rolls Out Downlight with Alexa Built In

Light fixture illuminates and listens for verbal commands without the need for a smart speaker.

Lisa Montgomery · May 29, 2019

Hands On: CasaTunes Deftly Integrates Sonos

CasaTunes is helping dealers to maximize the potential of Sonos with a solution that is geared towards custom installation applications.

Robert Archer · May 21, 2019

Marantz, Denon Each Roll Out Pair of New A/V Receivers

Sound United brands Marantz and Denon announced two new models for their respective slimline and X-Series AVRs. Marantz’s NR1510 and NR1710, and Denon’s AVR-X1600H and AVR-X2600H all come with sub-$1,000 price tags.

Arlen Schweiger · May 21, 2019