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Smart-Home Dealer Drops Amazon Echo on Doorsteps, Gets Control4 Business

Smart-home specialist and CEDIA board member Joe Whitaker of The Thoughtful Home closes Control4 and other home automation deals after leaving Amazon Alexa on select doorsteps.

Julie Jacobson · April 21, 2017

Keep the Power, Lose the Electrician: New UL-Friendly Solution Delivers Power over Speaker Wire

From 110v and back again: Joe Whitaker’s latest invention lets integrators put wireless speakers or TVs in the wall without calling an electrician – all within UL and CE guidelines.

Julie Jacobson · September 19, 2016

Review: ‘Awesome’; New HDMI/Audio Switcher for Control4

Built for Control4 home automation systems, HydraConnect has high-end HDMI switching features offered by the “other guys” but provides unique twist with audio and CEC control.

Joe Whitaker · December 01, 2011