Michael Smith · November 13, 2017 Smart home community trend is taking off. What can manufacturers, installers and dealers do to catch the tailwind?
November 10, 2017 How do you convince clients they DO want good-quality sound for whole-house music when they insist they don’t care about fidelity?
November 09, 2017 The "outdated" 1980s technology in Stranger Things contributes to the show's overall nostalgia, but how would the plot change if the kids battled evil with today's tech, instead?
November 07, 2017 Here's the reality of DIY security and home automation, with some research and musings by Rodney Bosch of CE Pro's sister publication Security Sales & Integration.
November 02, 2017 Paul Manafort's alleged money laundering has been very good to at least one Florida home-technology integrator.
October 26, 2017 Qualified professionals for smart-home and other housing projects are easy to find. Consumers will shed their DIY inclinations and hire contractors instead.
October 25, 2017 Honeywell to launch new 'Smart Security' system on Indiegogo. We guess what's inside the home-automation hub including Z-Wave and 345 Mhz radios. Updated: Perhaps a Lyric Security Controller in new form factor? (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
October 25, 2017 For six years, the WiSA Association has struggled to achieve critical mass for its wireless surround-sound technology, but new member Xbox could change the game, so to speak. Meanwhile, WiSA needs a better website. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
October 23, 2017 Home technology integrator and quasi-Millennial visits Loxone showroom to scope out the home control and automation system for his new home.
October 23, 2017 This home technology integrator says there's a strong opportunity to market toward the mid-level consumer, Gen-X and Millennials who want smart-home technology but can't afford a $100k control system.