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Budget-Friendly Pro-Ject T1 Turntable Includes Bluetooth Streaming

Pro-Ject’s new $310 to $370 T1 BT turntable includes wireless Bluetooth streaming, a built-in phono stage, and a custom made tonearm.

Robert Archer · April 23, 2019

Channel Vision ARIA In-Wall Streaming Amp’s ‘Deep Sleep’ Mode Conserves Power

According to Channel Vision, the ARIA In-Wall Amplifier & Audio Streaming Source features a ‘deep sleep’ mode that can conserve power and enhance device pairing, security, reliability, and speed.

CE Pro Editors · April 12, 2019

Bluetooth Takes Next Big Step in Becoming a Home-Automation ‘Standard’

Bluetooth Mesh vies to become next big home-automation standard with new Smart Home SIG and application-layer development, backed by Xiaomi, Alibaba and 60 other IoT companies.

Julie Jacobson · January 08, 2019

Where are all the Home Automation Standards at CES 2019?

The IoT and home-automation standards have been pretty quiet around CES 2019, but Z-Wave, ZigBee, OCF (Iotivity), Thread, DECT ULE and others will be there — some more conspicuous than others.

Julie Jacobson · January 06, 2019

Universal Electronics to Debut Nevo Butler Smart Home Hub at CES

UEI Nevo Butler voice control device combined with ‘Works with QuickSet’ program aimed at enabling broad third-party interoperability.

CE Pro Editors · January 03, 2019

Alexa, Meet Bose: In-Depth Review of Bose’s New Smart Speaker System

The new Bose family of smart speakers and soundbars has built-in voice control from Amazon Alexa that puts millions of songs at the tip of your tongue.

Robert Archer · December 12, 2018

Mark Levinson 5000 Series Amplifiers Pair Modern Features With Class A/B Amplification

The new Mark Levinson 5000 Series Integrated Amplifiers offer a choice of the No.5802 and No. 5805 products, which cost $7,000 and $8,500 each respectively.

Robert Archer · October 08, 2018

Bluesound Gen 2i Wireless Whole-House Products Feature Apple AirPlay2

The newly announced Bluesound Gen 2i line of products will use the latest BluOS 3.0 operating system, which will feature streaming service integration and Amazon Alexa support.

Robert Archer · October 01, 2018

Apple Joins Mesh Networking Group Thread as HomeKit Rumors Swirl

The rumor mill is reaching peak production this week, as Apple bolsters its mesh networking by joining Thread Group.

Andrew Nichols · August 10, 2018

Shinola, Barefoot Sound Team Up to Create $1,500 Bluetooth Loudspeaker Pair

Working with one of the top manufacturers in pro audio, Shinola has teamed up with Barefoot Sound to relaunch its loudspeaker line.

Robert Archer · July 12, 2018