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Alexa for Residential

Amazon ‘Alexa for Residential’ Targets Apartment Renters

New Alexa for Residential service enables property managers to offer residents a move-in ready Alexa-enabled smart apartment with no setup.

Jason Knott · September 03, 2020

regional accents

Regional Accents Affect Voice Control Experience

A story from the website Gear Hungry states that St. Louis residents have the most understandable accent for voice control platforms, while Maine residents have the least understandable accent.

Robert Archer · July 23, 2020

Google Nest smart speaker

New Google Nest Smart Speaker Reportedly on the Way

Fully wrapped fabric treatment, roughly 9 x 6-inch dimensions, Bluetooth and Wi-Fi support among details in Google Nest regulatory filings and photos.

Arlen Schweiger · July 13, 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

How L.A. Integrator Sold 7 Samsung Terrace Outdoor TVs in First Week

Video & Audio Center/Just One Touch uses a combination of radio ads and email to promote the new Samsung The Terrace outdoor displays.

Jason Knott · June 08, 2020

Atmos Home AtmosControl hub

Atmos Home Debuts Privacy-Focused Voice Control Hub

AtmosControl smart home hub deciphers voice commands locally versus via the cloud, adding a layer of privacy for clients.

Jason Knott · May 21, 2020

CE Pro Podcast #5: Analyzing Your Immediate Post-Coronavirus Upgrade Opportunities

CE Pro Podcast panel says integrators should focus on smaller, immediate voice control, video surveillance and wellness as the top potential upgrade areas.

Jason Knott · May 08, 2020

Josh.ai funding

Voice Control Company Josh.ai Raises $11 Million in Funding

The voice control home automation manufacturer Josh.ai has just announced that it has raised another $11 million in funding.

Robert Archer · April 30, 2020

Research Suggests 30% Growth in Smart Home Voice Control Market Due to Coronavirus

Since the coronavirus is forcing many to alter how they interact with technology, voice control options will likely see a boost in market share by the end of 2020.

CE Pro Editors · April 06, 2020

75% of US Households May Be at Risk of Voice Assistant Hacks by 2025

With nearly 3 in 4 United States households projected to have some form of voice-activated speaker by 2025, the risk of ultrasonic wave-based hacking is a real concern.

CE Pro Editors · March 19, 2020