By CE Pro Editors · February 19, 2019 • Elan automation plus Amazon Alexa voice control gives this English homeowner the ability to set up specific commands for his game room such as 'Alexa, turn on darts' to set a special lighting scene for playing darts.
By Jason Knott · January 17, 2019 • Sony, Samsung, LG, TCL and Sharp all show off their latest 8K TV innovations at CES 2019, and we have the highlights in 90 seconds or less.
By Robert Archer · January 10, 2019 • The newly formed The 8K Association (8KA) will promote 8K hardware and content to the consumer market, as well as video professionals through a variety of initiatives that include specifications.
By Lisa Montgomery · September 12, 2018 • Over-the-door doorcams offer integrators damage-free home surveillance solutions for apartments, dorm rooms, rentals.
By Robert Archer · June 8, 2017 • Panasonic still paces the phone system/intercom category, but its margin is shrinking as Control4 gains traction. Check out the complete list in our 2017 Brand Analysis.
By Chelsea Cafiero · May 9, 2017 • A break-in at this Hawaii home destroyed an almost-finished lighting, shades, pool and climate installation. Integrator Eco High Fidelity had to start from scratch – this time including security too.
By Alice Gustafson · April 11, 2017 • This swanky basement-bar-meets-home-theater incorporates Dolby Atmos sound, Control4 home control and automation, Lutron lighting and a Sony 4K projector.
By Alice Gustafson · January 24, 2017 • Donated kit list for the new home theater at Christopher’s Children's Hospice includes Crestron, Wyrestorm, QMotion, Monitor Audio and Philips Lighting.
By Robert Archer · June 23, 2016 • A decade of data collected by the CE Pro 100 Brand Analysis reveals the most well-respected brands in their fields, including Lutron, D-Tools and IC Realtime.
By Robert Archer · June 10, 2016 • Survey of CE Pro 100 top home technology integrators reveals the most-specified brands in these home networking and connectivity categories as part of our annual Brand Analysis.
By Julie Jacobson · January 6, 2016 • Mobile IoT at CES 2016: Look for smart devices with cellular radios built in; network providers like Sigfox and Qowisio launching mobile networks and services specifically for low-bandwidth connected devices. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By CE Pro Editors · December 1, 2015 • New Panasonic CX Series 4K Ultra HD TVs come in 50- and 65-inch sizes and retail for $799 to $1,499.
By Jason Knott · September 4, 2015 • As part of the AllSeen Alliance, Electrolux, Haier, Honeywell, LG Electronics, Lowe’s, Panasonic, Sharp and Sony have unveiled the new Home Appliances and Entertainment Service Framework standard using AllJoyn open source software for the Internet of Things (IoT).
By Julie Jacobson · May 19, 2015 • Research: customers care about the volume of products available for any given security and home automation platform.
By Grant Clauser · March 12, 2015 • Nubo, the weather resistant 4G-enabled security camera from Panasonic, sends notification alerts and stores footage on micro SD card.