By Arlen Schweiger · May 31, 2019 • Smith Thompson Home Security in Texas relies on Telguard's TG-1 Express not only for reliable LTE and 3G/4G panel signal transmissions, but for seamless upgrades and setting up new and existing customers with the HC Flex smartphone app for automation and security controls.
By Joe Palenchar · April 22, 2019 • Three years after merging with software startup Eva Automation, Bowers & Wilkins announces first collaborative product: Formation wireless speakers and proprietary multiroom audio platform to be licensed to third parties.
By CE Pro Editors · February 20, 2019 • Lutron acquires Limelight outdoor wireless lighting control from Twisthink to expand its commercial IoT solutions.
By Jason Knott · October 12, 2018 • Wi-Fi Alliance dumps tongue-twisting, engineering-drawn 802.11-based names for Wi-Fi versions. Adopts simpler naming designation..
By CE Pro Editors · August 22, 2018 • WhyReboot introduces its Paramount patent-pending universal access point mount with paintable, magnetic cover.
By Julie Jacobson · August 2, 2018 • Sonos (SONO) prices its IPO at $15 per share, below the expected range of $17 to $19. Wall Street is skittish about consumer-electronics hardware companies like Fitbit and GoPro, but Sonos is different.
By Julie Jacobson · July 11, 2018 • Tym Smart Homes provides one of the simplest, most persuasive descriptions of why homes should be prewired vs. going all wireless.
By Robert Archer · February 16, 2018 • After years trying to work with third-party wireless-audio technologies, Lenbrook developed BluOS in-house to provide high-resolution audio worthy of its NAD and PSB brands.
By Arlen Schweiger · January 10, 2018 • Wireless audio systems provider Soundcast added 3 loudspeakers and an accessory device to its VGX Series during CES 2018, including the Bluetooth and DTS Play-Fi enabled VG10 that it calls the first outdoor DTS Play-Fi speaker.
By Robert Archer · January 9, 2018 • Working with the designer Marcel Wanders, KEF has introduced its special edition LS50W loudspeaker.
By Joseph Kolchinsky · August 2, 2017 • When paired with Lennar’s decision to utilize Amazon Home Services for installation, the builder’s sharp reduction in low voltage cabling reinforces the notion that it sees a traditional path to the smart home, the CEDIA channel, as outdated.
By Jason Knott · June 21, 2017 • ZigBee PRO 2017 mesh IoT network spec operates in 800-900MHz and 2.4GHz frequency bands simultaneously, enabling signals to penetrate concrete walls more easily.
By Robert Archer · June 29, 2016 • Adding its new 10dBi Wireless N300 Outdoor PoE Access Point to its product family, TRENDnet's latest product provides 2.4GHz network connectivity to homes' outdoor spaces.
By CE Pro Editors · June 13, 2016 • The Parks Associates research report also shows that almost 50% of smart home devices in the U.S. are self-installed.
By Robert Archer · June 1, 2016 • The ARTEMIS High Power AC1300 Wi-Fi Router with MU-MIMO from Amped Wireless supports music downloads, 4K video streaming and gaming activities all at once to keep connected households happy.