20 Years

20 Smart Home Technologies Way Ahead of Their Time

By Julie Jacobson · November 30, 2017 • Home Automation and home entertainment products and technologies that coulda shoulda woulda had a longer life span, if only .... Remember Kenwood Sovereign Entre? Frox? Premise Systems? WebTV? Philips Streamium?

#TBT: CE Pro’s Original Top 10: George Feldstein, Crestron

By Julie Jacobson · March 27, 2014 • Ten years ago we published a list of the 10 most influential leaders in the custom installation industry. Today's spotlight, as he retires as CEO of Crestron: George Feldstein

1997 Flashback: Julie’s Mom Reviews Philips WebTV

By Julie Jacobson · May 24, 2013 • Julie Jacobson's mom Susan Jacobson goes online in 1997 for the first time with Philips Magnavox WebTV. The review is hilarious.

1998 Flashback: CE Pro Reports on TiVo, ReplayTV

By Julie Jacobson · May 14, 2013 • "Like ReplayTV, the TiVo digitizes and stores television signals, allowing users to rewind, instant-replay, and play back in slow-mo any 'live' television broadcast."

CE Pro’s Original Top 10: Doug Fikse, OnQ/Legrand

By Julie Jacobson · February 28, 2013 • Eight years ago we published a list of the 10 most influential leaders in the custom installation industry. Today's spotlight: Doug Fikse, OnQ/Legrand

CE Pro’s Original Top 10: Theo Kalomirakis, TK Theaters

By Julie Jacobson · February 27, 2013 • Eight years ago we published a list of the 10 most influential leaders in the custom installation industry. Today's spotlight: Theo Kalomirakis of TK Theaters.

20 Years of CE Pro: How it All Began

By Julie Jacobson · February 15, 2013 • We published the first issue of 'H.A. Pro' in 1993 before EH Publishing was born. Guess what our first phone call was.

Who is the Father of Home Automation?

By Julie Jacobson · February 5, 2013 • Home automation is about 30 years old: what single person really kicked it off?

Most Influential People of Past 20 Years

By Julie Jacobson · January 23, 2013 • As CE Pro celebrates its 20th anniversary, we combined reader input and editorial license to identify the 20 most influential leaders of the last 20 years.

CE Pro’s Original Top 10: Joel Silver, ISF

By Julie Jacobson · January 18, 2013 • Eight years ago we published a list of the 10 most influential leaders in the custom installation industry. Today's spotlight: Joel Silver, Imaging Science Foundation (ISF)

CE Pro Names Top 20 Most Influential People of 20 Years [PR]

By CE Pro Editors · January 17, 2013 • Sam Runco, Noel Lee and George Feldstein top the list of the most influential people in custom electronics since the industry’s leading publication launched in 1993.

CE Pro’s Original Top 10: Jeremy Burkhardt, SpeakerCraft

By Julie Jacobson · December 31, 2012 • Eight years ago we published a list of the 10 most influential leaders in the custom installation industry. Today's spotlight: Jeremy Burkhardt of SpeakerCraft.

CE Pro’s Original Top 10: Tom Doherty

By Julie Jacobson · December 28, 2012 • Eight years ago we published a list of the 10 most influential leaders in the custom installation industry. Today's spotlight: Tom Doherty

CE Pro’s Original Top 10: Sam Runco

By Julie Jacobson · December 27, 2012 • Eight years ago we published a list of the 10 most influential leaders in the custom installation industry. Today's spotlight: Sam Runco