By Andrew Nichols · October 30, 2018 • To celebrate the first National #SmartHomeDay, representatives from Crestron, Origin Acoustics, Control4 and more will participate in a livestream on National Smart Home's Facebook page.
By Julie Jacobson · August 28, 2018 • Latest in voice control for the smart home will be revealed at CEDIA Expo 2018, including new technologies from Amazon Alexa, Google Assistant, Samsung Bixby and Josh.ai.
By CE Pro Editors · July 11, 2018 • Companies less than three years old can receive a CEDIA membership and special exhibit booth at CEDIA Expo.
By CE Pro Editors · June 6, 2018 • Amazon Alexa, not surprisingly, is the top voice-control brand among CE Pro 100 high-revenue integrators, but Google Assistant is starting to register, according to the 2018 CE Pro 100 Brand Analysis.
By Arlen Schweiger · April 10, 2018 • Don’t call it a buying group; the Home Technology Specialists of America ‘trade consortium’ welcomes record attendance to its spring conference, where emerging technology such as Delos’ DARWIN home health/wellness platform, energy management were highlighted.
By CE Pro Editors · April 1, 2018 • Other high-end home-automation systems can do voice control, but can they deliver THIS when you're THERE? We think not. Josh Ultra is available April 1.
By Jason Knott · November 9, 2017 • How do CE pros make money with voice control like Amazon Echo, Google Assistant and others, which one is best, and is it a service opportunity or service nightmare?
By Julie Jacobson · August 31, 2017 • CEDIA 2017: New voice-controllable Josh Micro features far-field microphones, speakers, sensors, digital dial, touch surfaces, and a complete home-automation processor for every room of the smart house. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By Jason Knott · July 7, 2017 • Smart home manufacturer Josh.ai raises $11 million in funds to launch its own hardware to go with its voice control system.
By Jason Knott · July 5, 2017 • With debut of Alibaba Tmall Genie X1 smart speaker at just $73, the race to the bottom in voice control has officially started.
By CE Pro Editors · March 31, 2017 • Josh.ai unveils new Smart Home Integrated Technologes (SHIT) voice control/artificial intelligence (AI) system built for tiny homes under 100 square feet.
By Jason Knott · January 17, 2017 • Josh.ai alters pricing structure for its whole-house control system to permit 25% down with 5-year monthly software license fee. Plug-and-play system is not just add-on voice control.
By Chelsea Cafiero · November 14, 2016 • Does the idea of deploying and supporting voice control with Amazon Echo or Google Home make you cringe? Set the right expectations with clients and you can avoid the headache altogether.
By CE Pro Editors · September 7, 2016 • JStar LLC says it will accept only 100 customers this year for Josh.ai, a premium-priced speech-recognition and “whole home artificial intelligence platform” that supports Crestron, Lutron, Meridian, Sonos and Amazon Echo.
By Julie Jacobson · May 18, 2016 • Yeti founder Alex Capecelatro reveals first product coming from JStar's Josh.ai, a speech-recognition (natural language processing) startup he founded with Quark founder Tim Gill. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)