Elan Controlled, Alexa Voice-Activated Game Room Helps Homeowner Enjoy Retirement

Elan automation plus Amazon Alexa voice control gives this English homeowner the ability to set up specific commands for his game room such as 'Alexa, turn on darts' to set a special lighting scene for playing darts.

Feb 19, 2019

AudioControl to Showcase CM Line of 70 and 100-Volt Amps at ISE 2019

During ISE 2019, AudioControl will introduce its line of CM amps alongside its new Avalon G4 theater amplifier and the voice-enabled Rialto 400.

Jan 22, 2019

Hands On Review: Brilliant Packs Whole-House Control Into a Super Smart Light Switch

Brilliant's new smart switches with built-in voice control can automate the dumb old lights ... and virtually every other connected device in the house.

Dec 11, 2018

ADT Optimistic About Amazon Alexa; Reports Q3 Revenues Up 6%

ADT reports quarterly revenue of $1.15 billion, up 6 percent, primarily due to ADT Pulse smart home growth. Amazon Company looks to bring alarm voice response directly to law enforcement vehicles.

Nov 13, 2018

Analysis: What Those New Amazon Echo Products Mean for the Smart-Home Channel

Amazon's new Alexa lineup, including Gen 3 Echo Dot, speakerless Input, first subwoofer, and Link amp, could affect the smart-home installation channel and Sonos position in unexpected ways.

Sep 28, 2018

$155 DEAL – GE’s New Smart Microwave with Scan-to-Cook, Alexa Voice Control

New smart microwave from GE Appliances offered at $125 with free Amazon Echo Dot - just scan the box for automatic cooking, or 'add 30 seconds' with voice controls. And the GE guy in charge? Last name: Stover.

Jul 17, 2018