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Control4 to Dealers: Exploit Amazon Alexa for Smart-Home Success

Amazon Alexa and Google Home are driving the smart home business growth. Use that to your advantage, advises Control4’s Brad Hintze.

CE Pro Editors · May 06, 2019

Smart Home Deep Dive: Profiling a Typical Smart Home Installation

CE Pro’s Smart Home Deep Dive Study reveals number and types of interfaces, room placement, pricing, margin, manhours, and brand preference for smart home installations

Jason Knott · May 02, 2019

Parasound Integrated Amplifier Includes Built-In DAC, Supports Sonos Connect

The newly announced Parasound NewClassic 200 Integrated Amplifier features a bi-directional RS-232 port that comes equipped with Control4 drivers, a rear-panel IR repeater input, and a 12-volt trigger.

Robert Archer · April 17, 2019

Control4 Remains Dedicated to Customers and Dealers, Wins 10 Quest for Quality Awards

Thanks in part to its dedication to customer service and tech support, Control4 took home 10 Quest for Quality Awards this year, beating its previous record from 2018.

CE Pro Editors · April 16, 2019

SnapAV’s Big ISC Surprise: Self-Contained Security, Home Automation System With OvrC

New Clare One UL-listed security and home automation system will integrate with third-party home controllers, incorporate SnapAV services including OvrC.

Julie Jacobson · April 11, 2019

Renovated Sound Effects Showroom Has a Home Theater Worth Flying to See

After installing a state-of-the-art home theater in its Mesa, Ariz. showroom, integration company Sound Effects had an integrator fly to Arizona from the Dominican Republic in order to demo the theater for a client.

CE Pro Editors · April 11, 2019

SnapAV’s Distributor Acquisitions: The Amazon of Home Tech Channel?

SnapAV CEO John Heyman on acquiring regional distributors: ‘Literally’ no other place where dealers can get all the best home-technology products, plus stellar back-end support.

Julie Jacobson · April 03, 2019

The Secret Behind Seamless Product Integration: Control Integration

Compatibility of a product line is key for supporting professional integrators in the field. Here’s what Yamaha is doing.

Robert Archer · April 02, 2019

CE Pro’s 2019 Quest for Quality Awards: Best Suppliers in the Home-Tech Channel

Manufacturers and distributors serving the custom channel must stay on top of communications, lead generation, technology services, website resources, social media matters and more to help integrators profit. Here’s how the industry’s best stay at it and earn CE Pro’s Quest for Quality Awards.

Jason Knott · March 25, 2019

Best and Worst States for Amazon Package Theft

Study reveals Wyoming, Vermont and California are the worst states per capita for Amazon package theft. Mississippi is the safest. December and November months have highest theft rates.

Jason Knott · March 22, 2019