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Samsung Promotes HDMI 2.1, Big Screens, New Features As 2019 4K, 8K TV Lineup Hits Retail

TV features making their Samsung debut include HDMI 2.1 capabilities, sound that automatically compensates for room acoustics and viewing distance, the Apple TV app, and more.

Joe Palenchar · March 29, 2019

Injured U.S. Army Sergeant Caleb Brewer Honored With Specially Adapted Smart Home

The Gary Sinise Foundation worked with local integration firm JL Automation to create the perfect smart home for disabled war veteran Caleb Brewer and his family.

CE Pro Editors · March 28, 2019

Google Stadia Brings Cloud Gaming to Home Networks

Google’s streaming-centric gaming platform gives gamers the ability to play 4K HDR games on phones, tablets, PCs, and TVs without expensive consoles or other pieces of proprietary hardware.

Andrew Nichols · March 27, 2019

Apple Acquires Patents From Defunct Smart Security Start-Up Lighthouse AI

Is it possible Apple is looking to use Lighthouse AI’s visual authentication, monitoring and depth-sensing patents to create its own surveillance camera?

Steve Karantzoulidis · March 08, 2019

Report: Smart Speaker Adoption Thwarted by Security and Inoperability Concerns

A new research report by Strategy Analytics suggests the use of smart speakers is not increasing after initial purchase, and in many instances is slowing.

CE Pro Editors · February 28, 2019

McIntosh Wireless Speaker System Incorporates Apple AirPlay 2, Spotify Streaming

McIntosh has introduced its new RS200 Wireless Speaker System featuring ARC, AirPlay 2, and aptX Low Latency compatibility.

Robert Archer · February 25, 2019

Here’s Savant’s Real Two-Way IP Control of Apple TV via Siri

Savant demonstrates two-way ‘fully sanctioned’ IP control of Apple TV for entertainment and home-automation applications.

Julie Jacobson · February 15, 2019

Crestron’s For-Real Two-Way IP Control of Apple TV: TSR-310 as Siri Remote

At ISE 2019, Crestron showed first two-way IP control of Apple TV, turning the TSR-310 home-automation controller into a ‘native’ Siri remote.

Julie Jacobson · February 14, 2019

Savant Shows Home Automation OSD through Apple TV

At ISE 2019, Savant demonstrated smart-home control via on-screen display (OSD) using Apple remote.

Julie Jacobson · February 13, 2019

Samsung Launches 2019 4K, 8K QLED Line

The new lineup of 4K and 8K TVs will feature Apple AirPlay 2 support, Google Assistant, and Amazon Alexa voice-assistant capabilities.

CE Pro Editors · February 11, 2019