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Midyear Report: SnapAV, Control4, Sonos, Atmos, Tuya Among Top 10 Most-Read Stories on CEPro.com

By Julie Jacobson · June 19, 2019 • Top 10 most-read stories for the first half of 2019 relate to SnapAV and Control4 merger, Atmos demos, Sonos prices, Tuya (who?), Crestron Pyng, Wi-Fi as a home-automation standard and other IoT and A/V themes.

Crestron CP4-R Control Processor Fully Supports Pyng OS2 and Upcoming OS3

By Robert Archer · April 8, 2019 • The new Crestron 4-Series is engineered to provide integrators with the most powerful "central brain" the company has ever developed.

Goodbye Pyng, Hello Crestron Home OS 3: ‘Dramatic Redesign’ at ISE 2019

By Julie Jacobson · January 30, 2019 • ISE 2019: Replacing Pyng 2.0, 'Crestron Home' OS 3 is the cloud-driven home-automation platform Crestron designed from scratch for an IoT era.

Crestron Overhauls Studio, Makes Home Automation and A/V Much Simpler to Program

By Julie Jacobson · January 23, 2017 • Crestron Studio v1.6 makes it simple to program complex audio/video systems, coupled with home automation through Pyng; reduces cost of ownership for customers. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)

Q&A: IoT, Pyng and the Latest from Crestron

By CE Pro Editors · August 24, 2015 • In this Q&A with CE Pro, discover the latest from Crestron, including IoT technology, Pyng, Home Elements, and more.

Hands On: Crestron Pyng Shines Spotlight on Future of Home Automation

By Robert Archer · July 16, 2015 • The Crestron Pyng system supports HVAC, security, whole-house audio, shades, lighting and other subsystems. In addition to its support of iOS, dealers can use other interface devices that incorporate smart graphics for more intensive user needs. CE Pro senior editor Bob Archer reviewed the system.

Microsoft Brags About Crestron Pyng and IoT at Computex Taipei

By Julie Jacobson · June 8, 2015 • Microsoft touted Crestron’s cloud-based Pyng home automation system for its implementation of the Azure IoT platform during Computex Taipei 2015 keynote presentation.

ISE 2015: Autonomic on Crestron Pyng, KNX, ‘Much Deeper’ Integration with Home Automation

By Julie Jacobson · February 17, 2015 • Autonomic founders explain why its media servers are preferred for home systems integration; KNX module live with 'best KNX configuration of any company anywhere.'

Crestron Adds Audio to Pyng at ISE 2015; Unifies Online Dashboard with 3-Series

By Julie Jacobson · February 10, 2015 • Pyng, the simpler way to program a Crestron home automation system, now supports audio, including Autonomic servers.

Crestron Goes Mainstream with User-Configurable $599 Pyng Home Automation Platform

By Julie Jacobson · September 10, 2014 • Crestron, the king of expensive home automation, launches Pyng at CEDIA 2014. Cloud-enabled platform kills pricey programming, lets users configure themselves.

Q&A: Crestron CTO Fred Bargetzi Explains Pyng

By CE Pro Editors · September 10, 2014 • Crestron Electronics Chief Technology Officer Fred Bargetzi discusses the newly announced home automation system app Pyng, which was revealed during CEDIA Expo 2014.

Crestron Helps Push Home Automation to the Masses with Pyng

By Robert Archer · September 10, 2014 • Pyng, Crestron's app-based, five-step automation setup process, will revolutionize the residential control and automation market.

OK, Seriously Now on Crestron Pyng: Programming Without a Laptop?

By Julie Jacobson · August 28, 2014 • New video showing a dealer tossing his laptop and apparently programming Crestron via an iPad reveals biggest clue yet to Pyng, debuting at CEDIA Expo 2014. No funny business this time.

You Heard it Here First: This is Crestron Pyng

By Julie Jacobson · August 27, 2014 • CE Pro breaks the silence on Crestron Pyng, well before CEDIA Expo 2014.

UPDATE: What on Earth is Crestron Pyng? Patent App May Provide Clues

By Julie Jacobson · August 5, 2014 • Speculation mounts: Crestron Pyng is a finalist in CEDIA's Manufacturers' Excellence Award, but no one seems to know what it is. Trademark filing gives some clues to the new home automation platform. Update: related patent application.