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CE Pro Podcast #78: Experts Outline HDMI 2.1, CEDIA/CTA-RP28 Design Best Practices

Joel Silver, Jason Dustal and Robert Zohn discuss the HDMI 2.1 format, along with the CEDIA/CTA-RP28 Best Practices standard.

Robert Archer · October 15, 2021

2022 Smart Home Division Mark of Excellence Awards Early Bird Entry Deadline Approaches

Early bird submissions for the 2022 Smart Home Division Mark of Excellence Awards will only be accepted until October 15, 2021. All other submissions are due by November 12.

CE Pro Editors · October 14, 2021

2022 Smart Home Division Mark of Excellence Awards Now Open for Entries

Submissions are now being accepted for the 2022 Smart Home Division Mark of Excellence Awards, which include 21 product and 6 project categories.

CE Pro Editors · September 20, 2021

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CES 2022 to Require Proof of Vaccination to Attend

CES 2022 in Las Vegas from January 5-8, 2022 will require in-person attendees to show proof of COVID-19 vaccination.

Jason Knott · August 17, 2021

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159M U.S. Homes Install Tech During Pandemic, Most Were DIY

According to the CTA, 89% of U.S. renters and homeowners currently use home technology in their residence, most of which are DIY products.

Robert Archer · August 06, 2021

Misguided Gizmodo Says ‘Smart Home Isn’t Worth It’

Mainstream consumer media like Gizmodo still don’t seem to realize that professional smart home installation is an option compared to DIY.

Jason Knott · July 12, 2021

CES 2022 Adds Two Surprising Inclusions to Tech Pavilions

Attendees at CES 2022 can check out two new tech pavilions this year: food tech and space tech, with the space tech pavilion including a showcase of the Dream Chaser spaceplane from Sierra Space.

CE Pro Editors · June 30, 2021

CE Pro Home Theater Deep Dive 2021: Home Theater’s Big Comeback

Spurred by a home entertainment demand surge during the pandemic, the average integrator installed 5 dedicated cinema rooms at $28,227 apiece, and 6 multipurpose home theater areas at $17,312 each over the past 12 months.

Jason Knott · June 16, 2021

CTA Research Suggests Pandemic-Driven Tech Spending Trends Will Stay Strong

The Consumer Technology Association (CTA) says COVID-19 sped the adoption of health and wellness technologies and services, with 1 in 5 U.S. households using online health services for the first time.

CE Pro Editors · June 04, 2021

CTA Announces CES 2022 Show is Slated for January in Las Vegas

After going all-digital in 2021, the Consumer Technology Association has decided on a hybrid in-person and digital show for 2022 in Las Vegas.

CE Pro Editors · April 28, 2021