By Fred Harding · November 21, 2018 • Long the domain of commercial spaces, 70-volt audio systems are making their way into residential applications, with popular home-tech vendors delivering 70v speakers, amps and peripherals.
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 Jason Knott · October 23, 2018 • Sounds Good hosts grand opening of its new Control4 Certified Showroom, co-located with high-end golf manufacturer to woo elite clients.
By Julie Jacobson · September 28, 2018 • Amazon's new Alexa lineup, including Gen 3 Echo Dot, speakerless Input, first subwoofer, and Link amp, could affect the smart-home installation channel and Sonos position in unexpected ways.
By Arlen Schweiger · September 7, 2018 • Under new CEO Nick Berry, Origin Acoustics unleashes lots of outdoor audio options, home theater series at CEDIA Expo 2018. The Southern California company also now has a Las Vegas showroom and North Carolina facility.
By Robert Archer · August 6, 2018 • Today’s whole-house audio systems like industry leader Sonos offer a better selection of technologies, price points and control options, which are helping to drive mass-market adoption.
By Julie Jacobson · June 11, 2018 • Bang & Olufsen closing dealer accounts a few years after launching U.S. custom-install business for premium audio, video and home-automation systems.
By Julie Jacobson · June 8, 2018 • Wharton MBA, lawyer, investor, and Jeremy Burkhardt's M&A guy Brent Sonnek-Schmelz runs OhmKat, manufacturer of purpose-built power supplies for Ring, Nest, Skybell and other popular video doorbells.
By CE Pro Editors · June 3, 2018 • Sonance makes the most popular outdoor speakers and SnapAV's SunBrite TV makes the top outdoor TVs among CE Pro 100 home-technology integrators.
By CE Pro Editors · May 23, 2018 • The "Guitar in the Making" fundraiser featured a special video by Alice Cooper, and a guitar decorating event.
By CE Pro Editors · April 24, 2018 • Smart homes demand smart outdoor spaces and these three award-winning installations give clients just that -- durable audio/video, extreme cellular service, and motorized gates that trigger 'Welcome Home'
By CE Pro Editors · March 30, 2018 • Exactly 7,500 votes from integrators identify the 2018 CE Pro Quest for Quality Award winners for outstanding customer service, tech support, deal programs and much more.
By Julie Jacobson · February 8, 2018 • At ISE 2018, Origin Acoustics announces Explorer series of in-wall speakers that withstand water and salt, but not pirates.
By Julie Jacobson · December 14, 2017 • Origin Acoustics' crowd-pleasing, CEDIA-winning Valet Amp, powered by Amazon Echo Dot, can only be purchased by direct dealers through Origin ... or now any qualified dealer through Portal.io.
By Robert Archer · November 29, 2017 • CE Pro senior editor Bob Archer picks his 11 favorite products of 2017 from companies including Stewart Filmscreen, Control4, Epson, NAD, Meridian, Just Add Power and more.