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Intermatic Ascend Wi-Fi Switches Can be Programmed Pre-Construction, Peer-to-Peer

Ideal for construction sites and new-home communities, Ascend Smart Wi-Fi light switches from Intermatic can be programmed without network connections for security and energy efficiency.

CE Pro Editors · June 14, 2018

IMAGES: Savant 8.8 Update Includes Savant Music 2.0, Refreshed App Design

SLIDESHOW: Savant updates home-automation and lighting-control system, adds Music 2.0 with support for Spotify, Pandora, TIDAL, other streaming music services.

CE Pro Editors · June 05, 2018

Savant and USAI Lighting Team Up to Bring Easy Control to Color-Changing Light Fixtures

Savant controls tie into USAI lighting fixtures, providing customers easy regulation of lighting color and temperature.

Lisa Montgomery · May 10, 2018

Leon Speakers Acquires Terra Speakers – Boosts Commercial, Outdoor and Lighting Products

Acquisition of Terra Speakers gives Leon a big boost in custom audio for commercial and outdoor applications; made-in-America companies plan to ‘create a brand new category’ in lighting and sound.

Julie Jacobson · May 01, 2018

Lutron to Acquire ‘Natural Light’ Maker Ketra

Lutron takes its first-ever step into light source/bulb manufacturing with agreement to buy Ketra’s ‘natural light’ solutions that emulate daylight in interior spaces.

Jason Knott · April 17, 2018

Why SnapAV, Lutron Partnership is Such a Big Deal for Smart Home Channel

Way beyond a “distribution deal,” the partnership between Lutron and SnapAV is an ambitious effort to expand the lighting-control universe, and to extend the ecosystem of OvrC-enabled managed services for the home-technology channel.

Julie Jacobson · April 05, 2018

LumaStream Aims to Simplify ‘Complex’ LED Lighting Fixture Channel

Low-voltage lighting fixture manufacturer LumaStream sees ‘exponential’ growth in CE pro channel for margin-laden LED lighting fixtures, design service.

Jason Knott · February 19, 2018

Lutron’s ‘Hi-Fi Lighting’ Automates both Color Temperature and Brightness for Best Daylighting

At ISE 2018, Lutron shows “two-channel” lighting to control both color temperature and intensity for optimal daylight simulation.

Julie Jacobson · February 06, 2018

Control4’s New $350 Home Automation Hub: Affordable, Powerful IoT, No A/V

At ISE 2018, Control4 introduces most affordable smart-home controller yet: CA-1 with Wi-Fi, ZigBee, optional Z-Wave targets production-home builders.

Julie Jacobson · February 05, 2018

Ring Settles with ADT in Zonoff Lawsuit, Acquires Lighting Co., Plans Spring Launch of Ring Alarm

CES 2018: Ring reportedly settles with ADT in Zonoff lawsuit for $25 million, plans to launch super-cheap ‘Ring Alarm’ security system soon, adds Z-Wave sensors, acquires Mr. Beams (Wireless Environment, LLC).

Julie Jacobson · January 18, 2018