Best of DIY and Pro: UL-Listed Security Hub with SmartThings Inside, Monitored by ADT, Built on 2GIG
By Julie Jacobson · October 2, 2017 • Best Buy to sell new 2GIG-based security panel with Samsung SmartThings home-automation hub inside, including ZigBee, Z-Wave, Wi-Fi, security-sensor, and cellular radios. Presumably UL-listed for fire and life safety, with no-contract monitoring by ADT. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By Chelsea Cafiero · September 29, 2017 • Check out these spectacular booths, products and services that have dealers talking... even as the CEDIA craze comes to a close. Brands include Samsung, Lutron, Aurora, Denon, Barco, Stewart, Meridian, Leon and more.
By David Haddad · September 14, 2017 • At CEDIA 2017, the home-technology industry's big show, exhibitors showcased fresh audio/video designs that blend with the environment ... or stand out as works of art.
By Julie Jacobson · September 8, 2017 • Five short videos from CEDIA 2017 featuring smart home products from Seura, Savant, URC, Middle Atlantic and Samsung.
By Joe Palenchar · September 6, 2017 • Samsung outlines 'clear commitment' to CE pro channel with loyalty rewards program, Control4 system integration with TVs/Blu-ray player, and built-in CalMAN calibration.
By Lisa Montgomery · September 5, 2017 • Service Tech uses technology from Crestron, Lutron, Somfy, Sonance and Screen Innovations to create a system worthy of the Gold 2017 Home of the Year award for smart home over $150k.
By Lisa Montgomery · August 24, 2017 • Elan automation, Hikvision security cameras, Doorbird video doorbell and Mighty Mule motorized gates welcome visitors and protect this Home of the Year award-winning smart home.
By CE Pro Editors · August 24, 2017 • AVAD will offer Samsung's picture frame TV, called The Frame, at locations throughout North America.
By Lisa Montgomery · August 23, 2017 • This old stone home time travels from 1938 to 2017 with its new Bowers & Wilkins 7.2-channel surround-sound system, Savant automation, Sonance speakers and 80 zones of Lutron lighting — taking the Gold Home of the Year Award for Before & After.
By Julie Jacobson · August 21, 2017 • Big trend for smart-home pros: Digital art frames and new-media artwork to make stunning debut at CEDIA 2017, with products and content from Meural, Blackdove, Samsung (Frame TV) and Niio (with Barco).
By Lisa Montgomery · August 17, 2017 • This unique home bar designed like an old English pub is the 2017 Home of the Year gold winner for unique space. It features Control4 home automation and control, Paradigm speakers and a Samsung 4K TV.
By Julie Jacobson · July 19, 2017 • Lennar reportedly is shedding traditional IoT products and ‘CEDIA’ installers in favor of wireless DIY home automation systems installed by Amazon Smart Home Services. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By Jason Knott · July 17, 2017 • Harman International, a subsidiary of Samsung, rounds out its already-deep amplifier, AVR brands with purchase of Arcam for undisclosed sum.
By Jason Knott · July 5, 2017 • With debut of Alibaba Tmall Genie X1 smart speaker at just $73, the race to the bottom in voice control has officially started.
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.