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 Robert Archer · February 28, 2018 • The Peerless-AV PeerAir Wireless HD Multimedia System (HDS-WHDI100) is a solution integrators can use in homes or business to provide AV connectivity in situations where cabling isn't applicable.
By Robert Archer · January 9, 2018 • Working with the designer Marcel Wanders, KEF has introduced its special edition LS50W loudspeaker.
By Arlen Schweiger · January 8, 2018 • The capabilities and installation options for Riva Audio's WAND wireless multiroom system grow with the addition of the $399 Central wireless amplifier that can be connected to various sources and legacy speakers.
By Julie Jacobson · February 5, 2015 • In this edition of Throwback Thursday, look at 5 awesome light/speaker combos from ISE 2010, featuring beautiful designs, excellent audio, and very bright lights -- a far cry from their predecessors
By Jason Knott · November 13, 2014 • For Throwback Thursday, CE Pro goes back to 2011 and takes a look at a 12,000-square-foot masterpiece in Bel Air, Calif. featuring automated waterfalls, whole-house music, climate control and 180-plus lighting loads.
By Jason Knott · October 2, 2014 • Throwback Thursday goes back to January of this year when Peerless-AV jumped into the wireless audio market at CES 2014 with the debut of PeerSound, an 8-channel rack-mountable wireless audio system sold only via the custom electronics channel.
By Jason Knott · August 25, 2014 • Wireless Speaker and Audio Association adds six member companies, including Monitor Audio and several OEM manufacturers.
By Rachel Cericola · March 4, 2014 • A new wireless streaming music speaker system and other potential audio goodies around high-res audio could be on the way from Onkyo with the company's product development teaming with Imagination Technologies.
By Robert Archer · January 23, 2014 • BenQ's W1500 Projector is an affordable solution that produces a bright and vivid image for cable and Blu-ray content with praise-worthy 3D performance.
By Rachel Cericola · January 22, 2014 • Silicon Image's upcoming solution is based on its 60GHz WirelessHD technology and includes a transmitter and a receiver that can send full, bit-accurate video at data rates up to 8Gbps.
By Rachel Cericola · January 16, 2014 • AURALiC's new Lightning Streaming promises high-resolution audio wirelessly with support for DSD, Double-Rate DSD, DXD, and USB Output to DACs. Lightning features include a quad-core ARM Coretex-A9 processor running at 1GHz, as well as 2GB DDR3 onboard memory and a dual-band 802.11ac Gigabit Wi-Fi infrastructure.
By Rachel Cericola · January 16, 2014 • Gefen's new Wireless Extender for HDMI 60 GHz promises uncompressed full 1080p HD streams without wires up to 33 feet between the source component and TV. The plug-and-play system uses the 60 GHz EHF (Extremely High Frequency) radio band and can support 3D, as well as lossless High Bit Rate (HBR) 7.1-channel Dolby TrueHD and DTS-HD Master Audio.
By Julie Jacobson · January 16, 2014 • Some experts say Wi-Fi and/or Bluetooth, including lower-power variants, could upstage today’s dedicated home-automation protocols such as ZigBee and Z-Wave.
By CE Pro Editors · January 16, 2014 • From Sonos to all of its newest slew of competitors - which type of setup best suits your clientele? Here’s a roundup of some great wireless music systems, many of which have been tested out by editors of CE Pro and sister publication Electronic House.