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Julie Jacobson’s Best of CES 2018 – Sight Unseen

CE Pro’s Julie Jacobson thinks she picked some real winners — especially in the smart home and IoT categories, and especially in the Eureka Park start-up zone — even before CES 2018 began.

Julie Jacobson · January 10, 2018

Top 2017 Mergers & Acquisitions in Security, IoT, Consumer Electronics, A/V

2017 was a big year for mergers and acquisitions in consumer technology, including security, smart home, IoT, cybersecurity, high-performance audio and the home-technology installation channel.

Julie Jacobson · December 26, 2017

Legrand Lighting Controls Selected for Major New-Home Development in Fla.

Neal Communities to install Legrand’s P&S electrical products, lighting controls and specialty outlets in 1,200 Sarasota-area homes per year, with Legrand Radiant lighting offered as upgrade.

CE Pro Editors · December 18, 2017

Yes You Can Turn Off Sonos Wi-Fi: No More Broadcast Storms!

Users hate that Sonos unleashes a Wi-Fi broadcast storm even if you’re not using a wireless SonosNet connection. Now Domotz running on a Luxul router lets you kill the RF.

Julie Jacobson · December 07, 2017

Marriott, Samsung, Legrand Create First IoT ‘Smart Hotel Room’

Marriott’s IoT Guestroom Lab uses IoT technology from Samsung and Legrand to bring voice- and app-controlled virtual assistant to hotel rooms. Deployment still 5 years away.

Jason Knott · November 14, 2017

Lutron Sues Legrand, QMotion over Multiple Lighting and Shade-Control Patents

In lawsuit, Lutron claims Legrand and its subsidiaries (Watt Stopper, Pass & Seymour, QMotion) infringed on patents involving wallbox dimmers, fluorescent lighting controls and remote-control form factors that resemble Lutron’s Pico remote.

Julie Jacobson · October 24, 2017

Tunable White Lighting Enters Smart-Home Market at CEDIA 2017

Demonstrated by Legrand, Ketra, Smartika and others at CEDIA 2017, tunable white lighting can be used to regulate circadian rhythms, enhance moods and improve sleep.

Julie Jacobson · September 15, 2017

Nuvo P500 Sound Bar / Subwoofer Package Performs Double Duty

The Nuvo P500 delivers excellent sound quality, value and space-savings to home entertainment spaces.

Advertorial · August 31, 2017

Legrand Sales Up 9% for First Half of 2017

Legrand reports 2.4% organic sales growth in U.S. after spending $950 million for acquisition of Milestone AV Technologies to bolster its brand positions.

Jason Knott · August 02, 2017

New ‘Portal Select’ is Like Amazon Prime B2B for Smart-Home Pros

Portal.io already lets smart-home technologists search for specialty products, build proposals and purchase gear wholesale from a single site. New ‘Select’ service, to be demonstrated at CEDIA 2017, elevates service to Amazonian levels.

Julie Jacobson · July 24, 2017