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Brilliant Smart Home CEDIA Expo Virtual Tech Bites winner

Brilliant Smart Home System Earns Tech Bites Honors

CEDIA Expo Virtual’s Tech Bites winner Brilliant tops entries by Access Networks, Audinate, AudioControl, Dish, HDBaseT, Olibra and Savant.

Arlen Schweiger · September 17, 2020

ADT Joins Zigbee Alliance, Looks to Create Universal Smart Home Protocol

ADT joins forces with tech giants like Google, Apple, and Amazon to help provide a universal, royalty-free connectivity standard.

CE Pro Editors · August 13, 2020

Smart Home Market Set to Grow 4% in 2020

ABI Research study reports smart home market is set to hit $85 billion by 2021, an increase of 4%. COVID-19 cut growth forecast by 17%

Jason Knott · August 12, 2020

ADT and Google Announce Smart Home Security Partnership

Thanks to a $450M investment by Google, ADT and Google will now offer new smart home security technologies for both integrators and DIY enthusiasts.

CE Pro Editors · August 03, 2020

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Longtime Customer Spurs Simplified Approach for Calif. Integrator Brilliant AV

Third smart home solution for client prioritizes app control, wireless IoT design integrating devices from Lutron, Alarm.com, Sonos, Samsung and more.

CE Pro Editors · July 10, 2020

ClareOne Panel

Clare Controls ClareOne Panel Aims to Fill Hole in Market

ClareOne wireless control panel fills middle ground between limited-use alarm systems and full-blown smart home systems with a single-panel solution.

Jason Knott · July 09, 2020

Redefining the Smart Home for the Modern Consumer

As customers become more familiar with smart devices, more smart tech installation projects will be coming down the pipeline. Here are some tips to help prepare your business.

CE Pro Editors · June 23, 2020

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SafeHome.org Study Reveals High Home Security Demand

The latest report by SafeHome.org notes 10M customers seek new or upgraded security systems, plus 40M households ‘interested’ but no plans to buy within the next year.

CE Pro Editors · May 22, 2020

Crestron MC4-R Crestron Home Processor

Crestron Adds Smaller-Footprint, Big-Capability MC4-R Processor to Crestron Home

In time for ISE 2020, Crestron unveils a new hardware as scaled-down MC4-R joins the CP4-R to run its smart home platform.

Arlen Schweiger · February 07, 2020

TechTalk: How Google Nest is Getting Integrators Involved in ‘Connected Home’ Sales

Smart home technology isn’t just for trendy Millennials, as Google Nest looks to expand interest in its connected home products through integrator expertise.

Andrew Nichols · February 02, 2020