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Smart Home Scenes from CEDIA 2017: From Seura Smart Mirrors to Savant Bluetooth Lighting

Five short videos from CEDIA 2017 featuring smart home products from Seura, Savant, URC, Middle Atlantic and Samsung.

Julie Jacobson · September 08, 2017

URC’s New Home Automation Drivers: IFTTT, Push-Notifications, Oppo, Wemo, More

In time for CEDIA 2017, URC Total Control is one of the first pro-oriented home-automation systems to support IFTTT; Other new integrations include push notifications, Belkin Wemo, Oppo Blu-ray, and virtually anything that can issue an IP command.

Julie Jacobson · July 27, 2017

Exclusive: URC Total Control 2.0 is Complete Overhaul of Flagship Home Automation System

Launching before CEDIA 2017, URC’s Total Control 2.0 isn’t just a gorgeous new user interface, but a highly-efficient home-automation machine that’s faster, more reliable and more customizable than ever.

Julie Jacobson · July 17, 2017

Rating the Prospects: After Acquisition of SnapAV, What Major Home-Tech Co. Will H&F Buy Next?

Opinion: After acquiring SnapAV, private equity giant Hellman & Friedman likely will follow up with ‘transformational transaction’ that disrupts home-technology landscape: Control4? Savant? Core Brands? Interlogix? PlumChoice?

Julie Jacobson · June 26, 2017

CE Pro 100 Names Top IR Distribution System Brands

Binary, SnapAV’s brand, maintains its position in the lead as Control4 triples the amount of CE Pro 100 dealers using its products from last year. Crestron also jumps into the top five.

Robert Archer · June 13, 2017

CE Pro 100 Names Top Remote/Interface/Smart Device Brands

Apple now leads the category as Control4 pulls into a near dead heat with longtime commanding category leader URC for second place.

Robert Archer · June 13, 2017

ISC West 2017: Few ‘CEDIA’ Smart-Home Brands Chasing Security Dealers

At ISC 2017, Core Brands touted Proficient Audio and Gefen; URC and RTI (Pro Control) showed security-friendly home-automation; Luxul and other CEDIA-oriented companies also chased high-volume security dealers.

Julie Jacobson · May 09, 2017

Denon HEOS, Epson, URC and KEF Come to Essential Install Live!

Get a sneak peek of the AWE Village, an annual highlight of Essential Install Live! (EI Live!), the smart building tradeshow coming up in May in Surrey, England.

CE Pro Editors · April 28, 2017

SnapAV Drops Recurring Fees for OvrC Remote Management Service: Whither Smart Home RMR?

SnapAV kills recurring fees for OvrC Pro, as smart-home specialists struggle to monetize remote monitoring systems.

Julie Jacobson · April 20, 2017

CE Pro Presents 2017 Quest for Quality Awards: Service Is Still King

More than 7,400 votes from integrators identify the CE Pro 2017 Quest for Quality Award winners for outstanding customer service, tech support and more.

CE Pro Editors · April 04, 2017