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Vivint Partners with Major Solar System Provider

Vivint will install smart home systems in Freedom Forever solar customers’ homes as first step for energy independence solution.

Jason Knott · July 19, 2021

ADT Takes Legal Action Against Vivint Over Patent Infringement Concerns

The company’s complaint asserts that Vivint has introduced and promoted a series of smart home products that willfully infringe upon several of ADT’s patents.

CE Pro Editors · July 01, 2021

Vivint Hires David Bywater as New CEO

After years serving as the CEO of Vivint Solar where he oversaw the execution of its merger transaction with Sunrun, Bywater will now take on the role of CEO for Vivint Smart Home.

CE Pro Editors · June 07, 2021

Supply Crisis, ‘Extreme Price Gouging,’ Hit the Industry… What to Do?

Custom channel faces extreme supply crisis on key brands like Sonos due to shortages at sub-component level.

Jason Knott · June 02, 2021

Todd Pedersen Steps Down as Vivint CEO

Todd Pedersen has decided to step down from his role as CEO, but will remain a member of Vivint’s board of directors.

CE Pro Editors · May 24, 2021

Todd Pedersen to Step Down as Vivint CEO

The smart home company Vivint has announced founder and chief executive officer Todd Pedersen has decided to step down as chief executive officer of Vivint Smart Home, effective once the board of directors of the company appoints his successor. Pedersen will remain a member of the board of directors. “I have decided that after 20 […]

Robert Archer · May 24, 2021

Vivint Smart Home Grows Subscriber Base By 20% In Q1 2021

Thanks to a strong end of 2020, Vivint has begun 2021 on a hot streak, increasing its revenue by 13% in Q1 2021 when compared to the same time last year.

Andrew Nichols · May 14, 2021

2021 CE Pro 100: Integrators Overcome Major Hurdles

The median CE Pro 100 integration firm’s revenues fell just 2.4% in 2020 despite pandemic shutdowns.

Jason Knott · May 11, 2021

Top-Selling Smart Home Surveillance Cameras in 2020 Revealed

Ring, Arlo, Wyze, Google Nest and Alarm.com account for 30% of 42.5 million home video surveillance cameras sold in 2020.

Jason Knott · May 10, 2021

Vivint to Pay FTC $20M ‘White Paging’ Settlement Fee

Vivint sales reps allegedly used similar names and relative’s names to finance smart home systems for unqualified customers.

Jason Knott · May 03, 2021