Control4

All In Control4
RoomMe

RoomMe Adds Person/Location Tracking for True Home Automation; First Custom Integrations at CEDIA

New RoomMe API helps RTI, Control4, Elan and URC trigger home automation scenes based on who is in which room and when — simply, securely, and uniquely without complicated indoor positioning systems.

Julie Jacobson · September 11, 2019

Vivint at CEDIA Expo 2019

Vivint’s Big Home Automation News at CEDIA 2019: Control4 Integration at Last

Vivint’s security engine now integrates two-way with Control4 home-automation systems — a technological milestone for the mass-market provider, and a nod to Vivint’s new Smart Home Authorized Pro program.

Julie Jacobson · September 5, 2019

CEDIA Expo Preview: Control4 Excited to Share SnapAV Deal Impact, Show OS 3

Integrators can expect lots of discussion at the CEDIA Expo booths of both Control4 and SnapAV how their recent merger will help their businesses be more successful, and at C4 get a closer look at OS 3 and other new wares.

Arlen Schweiger · August 27, 2019

Hero Labs Leak Detection & Water Shutoff System Made by and for CEDIA Pros

CEDIA Expo 2019 Find: Hero Labs is not just another leak detection and flood-mitigation system. It was founded by CEDIA industry veterans and offers integration-friendly APIs.

Julie Jacobson · August 13, 2019

SnapAV, Control4 Merger Complete

SnapAV’s $680M acquisition of Control4 is finalized with 99% shareholder approval. New mega-company remains focused on professional install channel only.

Jason Knott · August 1, 2019

$5,999 LG 4K Short-Throw Laser Projector Supports HDR10, Google Assistant

The short-throw LG CineBeam AI ThinQ 4K Laser Projector is built to integrate into popular control systems from companies like Crestron, Control4 and Savant.

Robert Archer · July 25, 2019

Imagining a Universal Tech-Support Platform for Smart-Home Pros

Can a merger of Control4 and SnapAV, with industry-leading Ihiji and OvrC remote-monitoring platforms, yield a ‘central monitoring station’ model for smart-home pros?

Julie Jacobson · July 2, 2019

Midyear Report: SnapAV, Control4, Sonos, Atmos, Tuya Among Top 10 Most-Read Stories on CEPro.com

Top 10 most-read stories for the first half of 2019 relate to SnapAV and Control4 merger, Atmos demos, Sonos prices, Tuya (who?), Crestron Pyng, Wi-Fi as a home-automation standard and other IoT and A/V themes.

Julie Jacobson · June 19, 2019

3 Biggest Remote Service Mistakes Integrators Are Making

Former CytexOne exec Martin Roseman is ‘shocked’ at how integrators are still reticent to offer, sell and price service agreements. New RMR Marketing Kit aims to help.

Jason Knott · June 12, 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 3, 2019

CE Pro Total Tech Summit Promo