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Caavo the Miracle Remote? I’ll Take One for Me, One for Mom

Caavo remote control and content-management machine might be good enough for do-it-yourselfers, but it scored with smart-home pros at CEDIA Expo 2019.

Julie Jacobson · September 16, 2019

CEDIA Expo Preview: URC Expands Control Options, Unveils ‘Truly Tool-less’ Speakers

Profitability and value to customers are at the core of URC’s CEDIA Expo 2019 messaging and new products, which include a new TRC-1480 touchscreen remote with voice capabilities as well as an architectural loudspeaker lineup.

Arlen Schweiger · August 23, 2019

Control4 Acquires NEEO Remote Control

Control4 has announced the purchase of NEEO, a Swiss maker of high-end remote controls with sleek industrial design. NEEO will discontinue direct-to-consumer sales

Jason Knott · February 04, 2019

The Future of A/V Remote Control Isn’t Just Restricted to Mobile

While smartphone and tablet remote controls are popular now, not all of A/V remote control is entirely focused on mobile.

CE Pro Editors · April 04, 2018

RTI’s New XP-8v Home Automation Controller Packs Most Powerful Processor Ever

An 1GHz i.MX53 processor powers new XP-8v home-automation controller from RTI, built for commercial jobs and large-scale residential installations.

Robert Archer · January 19, 2018

Integrator Kris Hogg Reviews Neeo Remote: It’s Great if you Understand Limitations

Longtime CEDIA integrator Kris Hogg dives into Neeo remote and home-control system, saying it’s a fine product with lots of promise if you temper expectations. Bugs with Sonos, Philips Hue, Fire TV sure to be addressed.

Julie Jacobson · November 20, 2017

Core Brands Rallies Around Elan at CEDIA

Core Brands focuses on Elan with new Elan Flagship Program, video-over-IP solution, 12.5% rebate program, builder program and two new slick Elan remote controls.

Jason Knott · September 22, 2017

Elan Debuts HR30, HR10 Remote Controllers at CEDIA 2017

Core Brands company Elan will show its new HR30 and HR10 controllers, programmable via Elan’s Configuration Software, at CEDIA in San Diego.

CE Pro Editors · September 07, 2017

CE Pro 100 Names Top Remote/Interface/Smart Device Brands

Apple now leads the category as Control4 pulls into a near dead heat with longtime commanding category leader URC for second place.

Robert Archer · June 13, 2017

Savant Unveils Music Server, Controller, Software Upgrades

Savant overhauls beta testing as part of wave of new smart home product release, dubbed Savant 8.3, including $1,000 music server and $500 controller.

Jason Knott · April 27, 2017