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Hands On: $5,750 BluOS-based DALI CALLISTO System Redefines Wireless

Backboned by the latest wireless audio technologies, as well as Lenbrook’s BluOS whole-house audio operating system, the DALI CALLISTO ups the ante for consumer audio.

Robert Archer · December 19, 2018

10 Home-Tech Products for a More Joyous Holiday Season

Bringing joy with Sonos, Lutron, Kaleidescape and more: Some of the latest home-technology products to ring in a happier new year. Don’t forget the power protection.

Robert Archer · November 21, 2018

Sonos Posts Record-Breaking Sales; Stock Rises and Falls

Sonos reports annual sales of $1.137B, up 15%, with Q4 2018 sales of $273M, up 27%. Smart home wireless audio company attributes IKEA and direct online sales as growth factors.

Jason Knott · November 19, 2018

$199 Riva Audio Concert Smart Speaker Features Amazon Alexa, Trillium Technologies

Rikki Farr, the founder of Riva Audio, has drawn from his pro audio experience to introduce the company’s Concert Smart Speaker designed to produce a wide stereo field from a single enclosure.

Robert Archer · November 19, 2018

Amazon Fixes Big Alexa Problem in Whole-House Audio

Amazon software update allows users to assign Alexa devices to multiple music groups.

CE Pro Editors · October 17, 2018

Bluesound MQA Live Event Overcomes Network Glitches

Jazz artist Zara McFarlane’s live London performance is MQA Live streamed using Bluesound Node 2i to an audience at Gilmore’s Sound Advice in NYC.

Jason Knott · October 11, 2018

Loudspeakers as ‘Toasters’: Have We Gotten Lazy on Whole-House Audio?

Industry veteran Richard Stoerger makes ‘light’ of the famous Sonos Superbowl commercial, explaining how a centralized multiroom audio system would have provided a much better music experience.

CE Pro Editors · October 05, 2018

Analysis: What Those New Amazon Echo Products Mean for the Smart-Home Channel

Amazon’s new Alexa lineup, including Gen 3 Echo Dot, speakerless Input, first subwoofer, and Link amp, could affect the smart-home installation channel and Sonos position in unexpected ways.

Julie Jacobson · September 28, 2018

Roku’s Cheapest Streamers Ever – 4K Roku Premiere and Premiere+ with Voice Remote Start at $39

In addition to new 4K Roku Premiere and Premiere+ streaming media players, Roku announces new OS 9 software for streamers and OS 8.2 for Roku TVs, now compatible with Roku wireless speakers

Robert Archer · September 24, 2018

Amazon Announces New Echo Devices Including Amp, Subwoofer, Dot and Auto [PR]

New Echo devices let you add a subwoofer to your Echo devices, amplify or stream high-fidelity music to your existing home audio system (Echo Link), and add Alexa to your own speaker (Echo Input).

CE Pro Editors · September 20, 2018