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Star Wars and Star Trek Fan Builds Dream Home Thanks to California Integrator

This sci-fi superfan’s home is full of unique touches like a catwalk that runs over the pool and leads to a ‘Star Trekian’ dining room table and a Star Wars-themed home theater.

CE Pro Editors · August 02, 2019

Gigantic Elan Project: 700 Lighting Loads, 150 Shades, 25 Cameras

This 200,000-square-foot villa in China utilizes Mandarin-language Elan interface to control massive amounts of tech.

Lisa Montgomery · December 12, 2018

CE Pro Video: Mike Jordan, NSC, Lays Out Elan Product Roadmap

Mike Jordan, vice president of product management at Nortek Security & Control, talks about new Elan surveillance cameras and NVRs, 3D interface, 2GIG GC3 panel integration, HR10 and HR30 remotes, and new Niles and SpeakerCraft outdoor speakers.

Jason Knott · January 31, 2018

JJ Orion Provides Elan Home Automation System for Wounded War Hero

With the help of the Gary Sinise FoundationEdina, Minn.-based JJ Orion traveled to Texas to install an Elan home automation system in a new home for an Afghanistan war veteran.

CE Pro Editors · November 10, 2017

Totally Hands-Free Smart Home Acts Like a Virtual Butler

Elan automation, Hikvision security cameras, Doorbird video doorbell and Mighty Mule motorized gates welcome visitors and protect this Home of the Year award-winning smart home.

Lisa Montgomery · August 24, 2017

Afghanistan Veteran Receives Fully Customized Smart Home from Gary Sinise Foundation

Thanks to the Gary Sinise Foundation — along with Core Brands and Lutron — U.S. Army Sergeant Franz Walkup can easily control his smart home’s audio, video, lighting, security, climate and irrigation.

CE Pro Editors · May 26, 2017

25 Soundbars That Will Make You Ditch Your Regular Loudspeakers

Thinking about giving in and going the soundbar route? These 25 versatile speakers offer a wealth of features that support their integration into the modern home.

Robert Archer · October 11, 2016

Star Island, Miami, Gains Its Most Sophisticated Smart Home Yet

ELAN at the helm, Stewart Filmscreen in the theater and Niles, Sunfire and JBL embedded in the ceiling make this waterfront Mediterranean villa a smart home masterpiece.

CE Pro Editors · October 05, 2016

Nortek’s Core Brands: ‘Business As Usual’ Following Buyout

Nortek’s Core Brands’ president Joe Roberts expects strong investment by new owners Melrose Industries. Company portal now accounts for 60% of purchases. Big CEDIA plans in place.

Jason Knott · August 29, 2016

Unruly Hillside Turns Backyard Amphitheater with 220-Inch Disappearing Screen

Home of the Year Gold Winner for Outdoor Space. Impressive combination of Niles Audio speakers, Elan g! app control, Optoma projection and a Vutec motorized projection screen set the stage of big-time backyard entertainment.

Lisa Montgomery · August 21, 2016