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Phyn Debuts New Smart Water Sensor

Phyn today announced the addition of the Phyn Smart Water Sensor to their award-winning line-up of leak detection and water monitoring products. Available in one, two and three-packs, this compact device safeguards homes against water damage by detecting leaks, changes in temperatures and potentially damaging humidity levels. The Smart Water Sensor can be placed throughout a home […]

CE Pro Editors · May 06, 2021

Navigating the Role of Smart Home and Voice Assistant Platforms in 2021

As smart home device use has steadily risen over the last few years, integrators are in the perfect position to be relied on to deliver a unified app experience.

CE Pro Editors · April 13, 2021

Crestron Horizon Thermostat

Crestron Horizon Thermostat Aims to End Dead Battery Issues

Crestron’s new $599 Horizon Thermostat incorporates a 3.5-inch LCD touchscreen display with auto adjustable backlighting, and it is available in a choice of three colors.

Robert Archer · April 12, 2021

CE Pro Podcast Olibra Bond Bridge Pro Chowmain

CE Pro Podcast #47: Bridging Gaps to Broaden Today’s Smart Home Possibilities

Olibra is launching the Bond Bridge Pro hub this month that connects RF appliances like fans, shades and fireplaces to IP for smart home control integration.

Arlen Schweiger · March 12, 2021

ADT Reports $112M Net Loss in Q4 While RMR Additions Increase 15%

While ADT hit some road bumps in Q4 2020, an increase in the number of net subscribers has helped boost RMR returns for the company.

Rodney Bosch · February 26, 2021

50% of US Households Now Own Smart Devices

Data from The NPD Group shows consumers have a heightened interest in smart security, smart lighting, and home automation technology, leading to boosted adoption rates nationwide.

CE Pro Editors · February 23, 2021

5 Lessons Learned During COVID-19 by the Smart Home Industry

Because to the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, integrators are uniquely positioned to learn many lessons related to smart home technology now that sales and installations have skyrocketed.

CE Pro Editors · February 22, 2021

Shelly Motion

Wi-Fi-based $39 Shelly Motion Sensor Targets Smart Home Market

Next-gen $39 Shelly Motion sensor from Allterco Robotics is optimized with Silicon Labs Wi-fi technology and long battery life.

Jason Knott · February 11, 2021

Delos House X smart home IAQ

Delos Provides IAQ Systems to House X Smart Home Buyers

Wellness specialist Delos delivering indoor air quality purification at no extra cost to House X American Dream 2021 project that incentivizes smart home ownership.

Arlen Schweiger · February 10, 2021

Why Integrators Should Check Out Virtual International Builders Show

Integrators may not think much about the new home construction market, but this year’s International Builders Show will feature plenty of smart home technology worth inspecting.

CE Pro Editors · January 31, 2021