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Ring Inks Big Deal with National Homebuilder Lennar

Lennar Communities Connected by Ring will include Ring doorbells, eero routers, Moen leak detection, Honeywell/Resideo thermostat, and more.

Jason Knott · February 02, 2021

Top 5 Home Tech Trends for 2021: Home Theater Is Hotter Than Ever

A confluence of factors including increased time spent at home, higher-quality content, dwindling theatrical-to-home release window, state-of-the-art AV technologies, differentiation of the cinema projection format against 16:9, and more create a compelling opportunity.

CE Pro Editors · January 27, 2021

Amazon Adds $4.99/Month Alexa Guard Plus Security Monitoring Service

Amazon Alexa Guard Plus is $49 per year alarm monitoring service. Amazon also adds free Energy Dashboard service.

Jason Knott · January 26, 2021

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Epson Sues 4 Amazon-Sold Projector Brands over Brightness Claims

Epson aims to ensure consumers aren’t misled and can easily measure and compare brightness specification based on industry standards; suits filed against Vankyo, WiMiUS, GooDee and Bomaker.

CE Pro Editors · November 25, 2020

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Amazon Ring Recalls 350K Doorbells Due to Improper DIY Installs

Amazon Ring has announced a recall of 350,000 video doorbells due to potential installation using the wrong screw.

Jason Knott · November 13, 2020

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SnapAV Adds Greg Simmons in Exec Role; Charlie Kindel to Depart

Greg Simmons becomes VP, Industry Partnerships for SnapAV, which announced personnel promotions as well as Charlie Kindel’s departure; product development investment for ‘centers of excellence.’

Arlen Schweiger · November 12, 2020

CEDIA Propel Affinity Program Targets Emerging Suppliers

CEDIA Propel program launches with IoT and wellness providers bringing wholesale pricing to association members.

Jason Knott · November 06, 2020

Amazon Business Ups the Ante for Integrators with New Pro Portal

Amazon Pro Portal hosts how-to guides, tax-exempt buying info, and order tracking for integrators buying products at discounted prices.

Jason Knott · October 26, 2020

Amazon Announces New Fire TV Product

With more than 100 million devices sold globally, Fire TV customers are streaming billions of hours each month. Amazon.com, Inc., has just announced the next-generation Fire TV Stick. Specifying its latest product, the company says its new Fire TV Stick Lite, and reimagined Fire TV experience is more personal and customized. “We are passionate about […]

Robert Archer · September 29, 2020

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Ring Announces Indoor Drone, Car Security Products

At Amazon event, Ring introduced the Always Home Cam drone for flying indoor footage, plus new car alarm and camera; latest Echo devices shown as well.

Arlen Schweiger · September 24, 2020