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Roku Expands Platform to Include OEM Alliances and Voice Control

Roku is growing its product line through several initiatives that include OEM licensing, and an expansion of the Roku ecosystem through its Roku Entertainment Assistant.

Robert Archer · January 03, 2018

Elite Screens’ Starling Tab-Tension 2 with CineGrey 5D is ‘Affordable’ ALR Screen

The Starling Tab-Tension 2 CineGrey 5D ALR (ambient light rejecting) screen from Elite Screens is a retractable projection screen made of 1.5 gain-material.

Robert Archer · December 27, 2017

Klipsch Brings new Horn Designs to Reference RF-7 III and RC-64 III Speakers

Klipsch’s newly redesigned Reference RF- 7 III and RC-64 III speakers incorporate new tweeter and horn designs to provide homeowners with improved sonic performance.

Robert Archer · December 15, 2017

Straight Wire Introduces 3 New Cable Products

Straight Wire has announced its Expressivo Grande II speaker cable, Pro Quad Plenum interconnect and Expressivo Grande interconnect.

Robert Archer · December 14, 2017

16 Immersive Audio Products for Great-Sounding Home Theaters

Now that we have at least three good immersive audio platforms — Dolby Atmos, DTS:X and Auro-3D — there’s no excuse for a good home theater to skip object-oriented sound. Here are 16 components to choose from.

Robert Archer · December 13, 2017

New Terra Speakers are ‘Pretty Dead’ Thanks to Concrete, Recycled Materials

LEED-friendly cabinets made of concrete and recycled materials make Terra’s new Katahdin speakers “pretty dead” for audio, and pretty good for the environment.

Robert Archer · December 08, 2017

Bob Archer’s 2017 Products of the Year: Audio, Video, Home Automation

CE Pro senior editor Bob Archer picks his 12 favorite products of 2017 from companies including Stewart Filmscreen, Control4, Epson, NAD, Meridian, Just Add Power and more.

Robert Archer · November 29, 2017

Hands On: Epson Brings High Value, High Quality to Projectors with Pro Cinema 4040 & 6040UB

Epson’s Pro Cinema 4040 and Pro Cinema 6040UB projectors offer integrators a choice of reasonably priced 4K-friendly projectors.

Robert Archer · November 10, 2017

Why Dish Spent $20 Billion on 5G Spectrum (and Why Integrators Should Care)

Dish Network preps for 5G world where video is transmitted via cellular network, bypassing the Internet.

Jason Knott · November 02, 2017

New Totem Acoustic Kin Architectural Line Features 5 Models

The newly announced Kin series of architectural speakers from Totem Acoustic include the IC81, IC61, IC82, IC62 and the dual-tweeter stereo IC62ST single enclosure loudspeaker.

Robert Archer · November 01, 2017