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Biophilia: Smart-Home Pro Does it Backwards, Starts with IAQ, Adds IoT

CE Pro 100 integrator Refresh Smart Home launched into home automation after specializing in indoor air quality; now embraces biophilia for health and wellness in built environments.

Julie Jacobson · July 23, 2019

Resideo Buys IoT Startup LifeWhere to Expand Its Remote Monitoring Solutions

By acquiring LifeWhere’s remote monitoring and diagnostics solutions, Resideo looks to more effectively bridge the gap between homeowners and service experts

Rodney Bosch · June 28, 2019

CellBounce Solves Massive 3G/CDMA Sunset Problem for Alarm Industry

Top security and home-automation execs back CellBounce, reportedly the only DIY solution for upgrading 3G/CDMA alarm panels without a truck roll.

Julie Jacobson · June 12, 2019

Interview: RTI’s CEO Discusses IoT and the Evolving Control Market

Ed McConaghay sat down with CE Pro to discuss how RTI is responding to the growing impact of IoT devices on the control marketplace, and how integrators should present new systems to clients.

CE Pro Editors · May 30, 2019

Tuya Teams with Microsoft to Power Smart Home Products on Azure Cloud

IoT platform giant Tuya is working with Microsoft to power home-automation devices on Azure Cloud

CE Pro Editors · May 27, 2019

Savant Shows HomeKit-Compatible Smart Circuit Breakers, Circadian Lighting

Home automation company shows HomeKit-enabled circuit breakers, smart bulbs, DMX LED lighting strips, human-centered lighting at Lightfair 2019.

Julie Jacobson · May 24, 2019

Control4, SnapAV CEO Interviews: Analyzing the Home Automation Merger

SnapAV’s acquisition of Control4 will create a one-stop shop for professionally installed home automation, A/V, networking, other home technologies: CEOs John Heyman, Martin Plaehn

Julie Jacobson · May 17, 2019

Napco’s New iSecure May be Fastest, Easiest Route to Security, Home Automation RMR

Introduced at ISC West 2019, Napco claims its iSecure series of dual-path alarm and smart-home systems are “the first complete cellular alarm systems under $99 net.”

Julie Jacobson · April 26, 2019

Latest on UL Cybersecurity Standards for IoT Devices

UL Technology & Security director Andrew Jamieson says the world doesn’t need another IT security standard but does need cybersecurity oversight of IoT devices. He provides an update on UL’s Cybersecurity Assurance Program (CAP).

Rodney Bosch · April 19, 2019

Why 5G Won’t Replace Fiber or Cable Broadband

According to Primex, device compatibility, service flexibility, security, and service coverage could slow the 5G revolution.

CE Pro Editors · April 11, 2019