Totally Hands-Free Smart Home Acts Like a Virtual Butler

Elan automation, Hikvision security cameras, Doorbird video doorbell and Mighty Mule motorized gates welcome visitors and protect this Home of the Year award-winning smart home.

Aug 24, 2017

CE Pro 100 Names Top A/V Receiver Brands

Sony increases its lead over Integra from the previous year, and the order of the top three companies (Sony, Integra, Marantz) remains the same as past years.

May 31, 2017

ISC West 2017: Few ‘CEDIA’ Smart-Home Brands Chasing Security Dealers

At ISC 2017, Core Brands touted Proficient Audio and Gefen; URC and RTI (Pro Control) showed security-friendly home-automation; Luxul and other CEDIA-oriented companies also chased high-volume security dealers.

May 09, 2017

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Yamaha Introduces Affordable NS-SW050, NS-SW100 Powered Subwoofers

Yamaha's latest subwoofers, the NS-SW050 and NS-SW100, are powered by 50-watt amplifiers and incorporate the company's Twisted Flare Port technology

Apr 19, 2017

Yamaha WXAD-10 or Google Chromecast Audio: Which Works Better?

Yamaha's WXAD-10 offers wireless music playback with Bluetooth and Airplay, but how does it measure up against Google's Chromecast Audio?

Apr 12, 2017

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Yamaha YAS-706 MusicCast Soundbar Delivers Twice the Fun

The YAS-706 Soundbar from Yamaha includes a wireless subwoofer and the ability to integrate into a wireless MusicCast whole-house audio network.

Feb 20, 2017