By Julie Jacobson · May 20, 2019 • The economy isn't bad, just strange. 5G will be awesome, but so what? RMR isn't 'all that.' Plus, lots of Marc Fisher, Legos and lighting at ProSource Spring Meeting 2019.
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.