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Prepare for HDMI 2.1: Metra Home Theater Answers Dealer Questions

Metra Home Theater and Cleerline Technology answered dealers questions about HDMI 2.1 on a recent CE Pro webinar. Here’s a little post-webinar Q&A with Metra’s Brent McCall.

Robert Archer · March 03, 2017

Top 5 Home Tech Trends and Opportunities for 2017: From Voice Control to VR

CE Pro presents the Top 5 trends for home-technology integrators to watch for 2017: voice control for home automation, virtual reality and augmented reality, device discovery and data collection, new models in tech deployment, and fiber in the home.

Julie Jacobson · February 15, 2017

Decoding HDMI Bandwidth: What’s the Deal? Is It 10Gbps, 18Gbps or 30Gbps?

What happens when an HDMI cable boasts 18Gbps but can’t fight its way out of 10.2Gbps? Let’s sort through the question of HDMI speed once and for all.

Jeff Boccaccio · December 15, 2016

HDMI Corner: Will a Fiber Future Unfold for HDMI?

Fiber, copper or a hybrid? Nine times out of 10, fiber’s performance will surpass copper by a huge margin. DPL Labs’ Jeff Boccaccio spells out some bacis factors when it comes to running fiber.

Jeff Boccaccio · November 25, 2016

CE Pro Names Top 5 Home Technology Trends & Opportunities for 2017

Virtual and augmented reality, IoT device discovery and data collection, voice control and other emerging smart-home UIs, millennials and new business models, and a return to prewiring are key home-technology trends for 2017.

Julie Jacobson · November 22, 2016

DPL Labs Certified Aurora Fiber HDMI Cable Delivers 18Gbps Up to 30 Meters

Tributaries Cable’s new active fiber HDMI solution supports today’s state-of-the-art formats, including 4K with HDR and 10-bit color distances up to 98 feet.

Robert Archer · October 26, 2016

CEDIA Tease: Future Ready Solutions Recruits Connectivity ‘Dream Team’

Future Ready Solutions brings together a Dream Team of connectivity experts from Cleerline Technology Group, Kordz, Celerity, Transparent Audio and others to assist technologists with wire, cable and fiber solutions.

Jason Knott · August 26, 2016

Micro Armor: The Unbreakable, Uncrushable, Invincible Miracle Fiber-Optic Cable from TiniFiber

Distributed exclusively through PowerHouse Alliance, new TiniFiber is wrapped in Kevlar and itty bitty stainless steel coils that shield fiber-optic cabling from breakage.

Julie Jacobson · April 23, 2016

HDMI Corner: Can Fiber Really Go the Distance?

As the interface demands more bandwidth, integrators need to invest in robust and reliable transmission lines. Fiber-optic cable, an active cable product, is slowly becoming a bigger player for long-distance applications.

Jeff Boccaccio · March 16, 2016

7 Myths about Fiber & Why Category/Twisted Pair Wiring Should Be Phased Out

Guest Blog: Fiber is not difficult to terminate, it is not fragile and it is not expensive. Integrators should start phasing out their use of Unshielded Twisted Pair (UTP) or Category cable.

CE Pro Editors · January 25, 2016