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Ring Settles with ADT in Zonoff Lawsuit, Acquires Lighting Co., Plans Spring Launch of Ring Alarm

CES 2018: Ring reportedly settles with ADT in Zonoff lawsuit for $25 million, plans to launch super-cheap ‘Ring Alarm’ security system soon, adds Z-Wave sensors, acquires Mr. Beams (Wireless Environment, LLC).

Julie Jacobson · January 18, 2018

Mitch Witten: New SVS Wireless Speakers Made for ‘True Listening’ and ‘Immersive’ Audio

SVS aims to move wireless audio beyond mere background music with DTS Play-Fi-based $499 Prime Wireless speakers and $399 Soundbase integrated amp, introduced at CES 2018.

Jason Knott · January 17, 2018

Nortek at CES 2018: Elan Integrates with 2GIG, Grill Guard Prevents Stove Fires

Newly merged Core Brands and Nortek Security Controls (NSC) demo Elan and 2GIG integration for professional installers, plus Stove & Grill Guard security sensor for stoves and UL-listed Rely – a small, powerful, low-cost security panel.

Jason Knott · January 16, 2018

Are Your Clients’ Homes Ready for 5G? (Probably Not)

The physical properties of 5G cell signals means it will be harder for your clients to get strong cellphone coverage … unless you sell them a signal booster.

Jason Knott · January 16, 2018

Paradigm Offers ‘Insane’ Audio Demo at CES 2018

Paradigm showcases the power of its Persona speakers with Anthem STR Pre-amp and Power Amp for best audio demo at CES 2018 for integrators.

Jason Knott · January 16, 2018

Direction-Setting Transportation Tech at CES 2018 … in Tweets

A roundup of CES 2018 day 3 tweets that mirror the most intriguing and literally direction-setting technologies: these tweets focus on the future of transportation technology.

CE Pro Editors · January 12, 2018

Video: CES 2018 in 2 Minutes

Check out the LG ‘OLED Canyon’ and other technologies seen at CES 2018 (when the lights were on).

CE Pro Editors · January 12, 2018

Is This the End of High-Performance Audio at CES?

High-performance audio section of CES might have seen its last gasp in 2018 with paltry attendance at the Venetian.

Jason Knott · January 12, 2018

Harman Reintroduces JBL L100 Classic Speaker

Harman ‘re-debuts’ $4K/pair JBL L100 Classic speaker, using modern technology in its best-selling speaker design from 1970s. Plus, Revel speakers updated, $12K Mark Levinson 515 turntable unveiled.

Jason Knott · January 12, 2018

Polk Audio Launches Command Bar Soundbar with Alexa

At CES 2018 Polk Audio introduced its new Polk Command Bar soundbar that features Amazon Alexa voice assistant.

Robert Archer · January 12, 2018