By Julie Jacobson · January 25, 2018 • Debuting at ISE 2018, URC Total Control 2.0 gets first two-way Kaleidescape driver from Chowmain, featuring full feedback, elegant GUI and rich metadata to trigger home-automation events.
By Julie Jacobson · January 7, 2018 • Kaleidescape, famed provider of 4K movie players and online Movie Store, takes another step in safeguarding bit-for-bit content, possibly bidding to offer movie downloads on the same day as their theatrical release?
By Julie Jacobson · November 2, 2017 • Modulus lets you rip DVDs and Blu-rays, record content from Hulu and Netflix, share shows to Plex-enabled devices, replace your cable DVR, skip commercials and control it all by voice, app or qwerty remote.
By Arlen Schweiger · September 18, 2017 • Electronics giant Sony rolled out 3 new native 4K projectors at CEDIA 2017, from $5K to $25K, and teamed with Kaleidescape on a 4K content bundle.
By Lisa Montgomery · August 21, 2017 • Nantucket Media Systems worked with Cinema Design Group (CDGi) from the ground up to build a masterpiece worthy of a 2017 Home of the Year award for home theater over $75,000. The space includes Wisdom Audio speakers, Datasat processing, Sony projection, Savant automation and Dolby Atmos.
By Julie Jacobson · June 8, 2017 • Kaleidescape returns to CEDIA after near-death experience, integrates best of both worlds – DVD and Blu-ray discs stored on Premiere system and downloaded content for 4K Strato. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By Robert Archer · June 6, 2017 • Sony, the leader in the Blu-ray player category, has a commanding advantage over Samsung, Integra, Oppo Digital and Kaleidescape. Oppo lands back in the top five in 2017. Check out the complete list in our 2017 Brand Analysis.
By Robert Archer · June 2, 2017 • Kaleidescape reclaims the top position, followed by Autonomic, Sonos, Apple and Roku. Check out the complete list in our 2017 Brand Analysis.
By Julie Jacobson · December 31, 2016 • Control4, Crestron, Logitech, doorbell cameras, other home-automation and IoT developments generated most of the clicks on CEPro.com for 2016; Star Trek, Sonos, Atmos and Kaleidescape grab eyeballs, too.
By Julie Jacobson · December 22, 2016 • Backed by IMAX, the pioneer of premium ‘day-and-date’ movie rentals for home theaters has gone dark, while Apple and start-ups like Screening Room attempt to deliver early-release films to broader markets. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By Julie Jacobson · September 9, 2016 • CEO Cheena Srinivasan says Kaleidescape has new funding, will stay focused on the luxury market, and will go after early-release movie downloads.
By Lisa Montgomery · August 21, 2016 • Home of the Year Gold Winner for Home Theater ($75,000 - $150,000). As the last phase of an extensive renovation, a high-end home theater lands on a third-floor office space.
By Julie Jacobson · August 20, 2016 • ‘My prayer is there comes a buyer out of this,’ says Kaleidescape CEO Cheena Srinivasan, as iconic maker of home automation-friendly movie players runs out of money. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By Alice Gustafson · July 21, 2016 • This is one home theater that Trekkies of the world won't want to miss, complete with a JBL Synthesis sound system, Kaleidescape media server, Prima Cinema system, Turbolift door and hydraulic floor. And that's nothing compared to the $1 million worth of 'Star Trek' merchandise.
By Jason Knott · June 28, 2016 • Maverick Integration's new showroom in Nashua, N.H., features vignettes featuring Bang & Olufsen, Lutron shades and Millson Custom Solutions, as well as a dedicated theater and rack-building facility.