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InstallerNet Contractors Will Install Brilliant Home Automation Systems Nationwide

By Jason Knott · January 14, 2019 • Consumers who buy Brilliant Smart Home Control switches can access professional installation services through InstallerNet's integrator network.

Research: Voice Assistant Adoption Growing Despite Security and Privacy Concerns

By Robert Archer · January 14, 2019 • A newly published study from Accenture finds voice assistant tech has a 98% satisfaction rate, but consumers have concerns about the security of these products and how their personal data is stored.

Elan Intelligent Touchpanel Shows Slick Built-in Facial Recognition at CES 2019

By Jason Knott · January 11, 2019 • No swipes, no pushbuttons needed for smart home control with Nortek Security & Control’s Elan Intelligent Touchpanels incorporating IntelliVision facial recognition.

Kwikset Introduces Halo Smart Locks at CES 2019

By CE Pro Editors · January 8, 2019 • The company's first Wi-Fi smart locks are designed to connect directly to an existing Wi-Fi router and smartphone to create a hubless security option.

8K, Smart Home Set to Dominate at CES 2019

By Jason Knott · January 8, 2019 • Smart home is taking center stage at CES 2019, along with 8K. New CTA data predicts 23% growth in smart home products.

Schlage Debuts Encode Smart WiFi Deadbolt at CES 2019

By CE Pro Editors · January 7, 2019 • The Schlage Encode Smart WiFi Deadbolt features a hubless design, Ring compatibility, and Amazon Cloud Cam support.

Monster Partners with Tuya Smart to Create Line of Smart Home Products

By CE Pro Editors · January 7, 2019 • Monster and Tuya Smart are co-creating a line of 'Monster Smart Powered by Tuya' smart home products, including home entertainment control and security system solutions.

Research: 46% of U.S. Households Have No Plans to Purchase Smart Home Devices

By CE Pro Editors · January 4, 2019 • Smart-home tech might be hot, but almost half of broadband households don't want it ... unless it helps them save money, according to research from Parks Associates.

Universal Electronics to Debut Nevo Butler Smart Home Hub at CES

By CE Pro Editors · January 3, 2019 • UEI Nevo Butler voice control device combined with ‘Works with QuickSet’ program aimed at enabling broad third-party interoperability.

Smart Home, Consumer Electronics Stock Prices Tank in 2018

By Jason Knott · January 2, 2019 • Stock prices for public companies in the smart home, consumer electronics, IoT and custom integration markets drop 19% on average in 2018. Sonos, ADT IPOs skid downward.

6 Key Features Consumers Want in Smart Appliances

By Jason Knott · December 28, 2018 • Whirlpool consumer study reveals improved efficiency and reduction in water usage, electrical usage, and waste are the most desired benefits from smart appliances.

Former ADT CEO: $10/Month, No-Term Alarm Contracts Sold Online Are Future

By CE Pro Editors · December 21, 2018 • Former ADT CEO Tim Whall says the future of smart home security is $10 per month, no-term monitoring contracts sold online to clients. Residential dealers need to transition to higher upfront equipment fees.

Office Depot Launches Smart Home Installation Service

By Jason Knott · December 14, 2018 • Office Depot's Workonomy Tech Services division and CompuCom subsidiary will install and connect Google and Nest products to other smart devices in home out of its 1,400 retail locations and website.

DR Horton, KB Homes: How Big Production Builders Deploy Smart-Home Technology Today

By Rodney Bosch · December 12, 2018 • Mass-market DIY home automation systems work for production homes, but should be deployed with ‘white-glove’ service, and supported after the fact: ‘Connected Home’ panel with DR Horton and KB Homes

Hands-On Review: Brilliant Packs Whole-House Control Into a Super Smart Light Switch

By Jason Knott · December 11, 2018 • Brilliant's new smart switches with built-in voice control can automate the dumb old lights ... and virtually every other connected device in the house.

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