By Lisa Montgomery · October 9, 2018 • Relieving some of the programming burden from time-strapped integrators, Control4 lets users pick their own streaming services and create their own smart home scenes.
By Robert Archer · July 23, 2018 • The new $650 Yamaha RX-S602 Slimline A/V Receiver provides a choice of home theater processing modes, Amazon Alexa voice control, and Dolby Vision.
By Robert Archer · April 6, 2018 • The new Yamaha R-N803 Hi-Fi Stereo Receiver can be set up to play legacy audio formats and streaming audio through the company's wireless MusicCast multiroom audio platform.
By Robert Archer · February 22, 2018 • The newly announced Yamaha R-N303 Network Hi-Fi Stereo Receiver balances the desires of homeowners that want to combine legacy technologies, including CD players and turntables, and today's whole-house, digital audio functionality.
By Robert Archer · April 10, 2017 • The All-in-One-System (AiOS) from Cary Audio is a contemporary audio solution that allows users to stream their favorite music services, play content from a network, stream Bluetooth and connect legacy devices, including CD players, cable boxes and others.
By Jordan O'Brien · March 8, 2017 • It looks like Spotify is preparing to take on Tidal with the launch of its own high-resolution lossless audio service called 'Spotify Hi-Fi.'
By Robert Archer · July 28, 2016 • Fusion Research's new Ovation Duet server integrates into control systems from companies such as Control4, RTI, URC and Compass Control.
By Chelsea Cafiero · July 1, 2016 • The new SR5011 network receiver from Marantz contains 7x100 Watts and selected high grade components paired with advanced wireless connectivity.
By Daniel J. Sait · June 15, 2016 • Together Denon and Marantz announce many new additions to their higher end AVR line, including its HEOS multi-room and online technology platform.
By Jordan O'Brien · May 18, 2016 • Apple is reportedly planning an overhaul of its increasingly popular Apple Music app for WWDC this June. The end-to-end update may include a new design, easier-to-use interface and new features.
By Robert Archer · April 12, 2016 • Originally introduced in August 2015, MusicCast is already available in the company's receivers, wireless speakers and soundbars. These new product additions provide dealers more system configuration options.
By Robert Archer · June 9, 2015 • Apple is attempting to duplicate the impact it had on the music industry back during the launch of the iTunes Music Store with the launch of a 24-hour streaming service, Apple Music.
By Jason Knott · December 19, 2014 • Russound has finalized a license agreement to include Spotify audio streaming services in its X5, DMS-3.1 and MCA-88X multiroom audio products.
By Robert Archer · June 5, 2014 • Sonic Studio's latest version of its Amarra software allows music lovers to play DSD and high-resolution audio files on their computers as part of digital, computer-based audio systems.
By CE Pro Editors · March 12, 2013 • Squeezebox-based Ovation music streamers from Fusion Research to provide two-way Spotify control from iOS and Android apps as well as applications for Elan, Control4, RTI, Savant, Crestron and other home automation systems.