New iPort LaunchPort Sleeve Has ClearConnect Hard Buttons for Native Lutron Control

By Julie Jacobson · August 26, 2014 • iPort’s new LaunchPort Sleeve Buttons for iPad frame work like Lutron Pico remote for wireless control of HomeWorks, RadioRa 2 and Caseta lighting and motorized shades.

Wink Home Automation Hub Supports Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, Z-Wave, ZigBee, Lutron Caseta

By Julie Jacobson · June 26, 2014 • Home Depot to sell new home automation Hub from Quirky’s spinoff business Wink; Hub supports Wi-Fi, Bluetooth Smart (BLE), Z-Wave Plus, ZigBee and Lutron’s Caseta wireless protocol.

10 Biggest CE Stories of 2013: Control4, IoT, iControl,, Plasma, More

By Julie Jacobson · December 30, 2013 • In 2013, Lutron launched RF products for DIY, Internet of Things for the smart home took off, Control4 went public, 6 top dealers formed Via, Plasma died, 4K Ultra HD thrived, hacker bots disrupted home automation.

Staples Connect Home Automation Hits Stores Today

By Julie Jacobson · November 27, 2013 • Staples rolls out Connect home automation and security system today in 32 small-market stores; Doorbot and Ivee not yet available, but inexpensive Lutron ClearConnect dimmers and shades available now.