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Dumb Old Low-Voltage Landscape Lights? New Ring Transformer Makes Them Smart

Launched at CES 2019, Ring’s new low-voltage transformer adds IoT to old landscape lighting for control via home-automation app.

Julie Jacobson · January 15, 2019

From Wellness to Workforce: CE Pro Names Top 5 Home-Tech Trends for 2019

PREVIEW: CE Pro’s Top 5 Home Technology Trends for 2019 address opportunities and challenges for smart-home pros in wellness, low-voltage lighting, cord-cutting, architectural design and the labor crisis.

Julie Jacobson · November 20, 2018

Sonnen’s Home Energy Storage System Yields RMR from ‘Virtual Power Plants’

Sonnen EcoLinx home battery storage system is targeted solely at the custom integration channel, with RMR opportunity to create Virtual Power Plants for the smart power grid.

Jason Knott · April 11, 2018

Colorbeam’s LVDC Lighting System Delivers Power, Control over Single Cat 5 Cable

Already deployed in commercial spaces, Colorbeam NorthAmerica targets home-technology channel for LVDC lighting, with power and control delivered over a single Cat 5 cable.

Julie Jacobson · May 31, 2016

Top 5 Home Technology Trends and Opportunities for 2016

Audio and video analytics, home automation user empowerment, the 4K UHD ecosystem, LVDC power distribution and front-door amenities such as smart doorbells top CE Pro’s 2016 Top Home Tech Trends to watch for 2016.

Julie Jacobson · January 22, 2016

LumenCache Launches End-to-End Low-Voltage LED Lighting

Everything from bulbs to switches are wired with Cat 5 instead of Romex with LumenCache’s new LED lighting system, debuting at CEDIA Expo 2012.

Julie Jacobson · June 26, 2012