By Julie Jacobson · December 27, 2017 • Besides a hands-on look at an Onkyo A/V receiver, CE Pros mostly read anything about Amazon Alexa, Sonos, Control4, Z-Wave, Google, Nest and other IoT news in 2017.
By CE Pro Editors · December 24, 2017 • The newest addition to the Wireless Speaker Stand Series, the WSS51, is engineered to securely hold the Sonos PLAY:5 speaker in either vertical or horizontal orientation.
By CE Pro Editors · December 21, 2017 • The Pedestal wireless indoor speaker from Intelligent Audio Products can either be powered by an onboard Sonos amplifier or a custom designed Madison Fielding amp.
By Julie Jacobson · December 7, 2017 • Users hate that Sonos unleashes a Wi-Fi broadcast storm even if you’re not using a wireless SonosNet connection. Now Domotz running on a Luxul router lets you kill the RF.
By CE Pro Editors · December 5, 2017 • Hugh and Joyce Cobb flipped their Woodbury, Tenn., home into Cobb Home Innovations' Experience Center smart home featuring RTI controls, JVC projection, Sonos multiroom audio and more.
By Julie Jacobson · November 20, 2017 • Longtime CEDIA integrator Kris Hogg dives into Neeo remote and home-control system, saying it's a fine product with lots of promise if you temper expectations. Bugs with Sonos, Philips Hue, Fire TV sure to be addressed.
By Michael Smith · November 13, 2017 • Smart home community trend is taking off. What can manufacturers, installers and dealers do to catch the tailwind?
By Robert Archer · November 7, 2017 • The newly announced Wireless Speaker Stand and Wireless Speaker Wall Mount products from Sanus support the installation of SonosOne, Sonos PLAY:1 and Sonos PLAY:3 powered speakers.
By Julie Jacobson · October 20, 2017 • Home automation, networking and security have never been more confusing, thanks to an onslaught of DIY products like Ring Protect, Nest Secure, Amazon Echo Plus and Google Home. That's great news for smart-home pros.
By Chelsea Cafiero · October 18, 2017 • Sonos One is Play:1 with voice, Amazon Alexa with better sound, and Apple HomePod with a more pervasive voice assistant.
By Julie Jacobson · October 10, 2017 • The theme of Google's big press event last week was: Stuff just happens. No downloads. No "skills." New Google Home Max, potential Sonos buster, listens and learns for "smarter sound," and Nest home automation magically joins the ecosystem. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
By Chelsea Cafiero · October 6, 2017 • Any developer can integrate with Sonos via its open API developer program, but the 'Works with Sonos' badge is reserved for companies that have gone through a certification program, starting with Lutron, Crestron, iPort, Wink and others.
By Julie Jacobson · October 4, 2017 • New Sonos One speaker becomes home-automation hub with six-mic array and Alexa voice control; Google Assistant comes in 2018. Plus, a more “open” API?
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 Julie Jacobson · July 5, 2017 • Home automation leader Crestron to offer Sonos products through buying portal; strengthens relationship with national dealer events and app-within-app. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)