AVAD and PowerHouse Alliance Continue to Address the Needs of CI Professionals
As a new year approaches, custom integration distributors AVAD and PowerHouse Alliance are answering trends and the expanding needs of CI professionals by providing...
Projectors and Screens Continue to Define Home Theaters
Projection-based home theaters are still a staple of the residential integration market, even as development of flat-panel screens continues apace.
Wireless Audio Improvements Continue to Expand Product Options
In the early days of wireless audio, initial excitement about the inherent and implied possibilities of such systems was often tempered by their limitations.
Touchpanel Manufacturers Remain Committed to Proprietary Control Devices
The impact of mobile devices on the dedicated touchpanel and remote control market cannot be over stated.
Mounts, Lifts, and Enclosures Continue to be the Backbone of Integrated Systems
As the literal spine holding up AV products, mounts, lifts, and enclosures are an essential step in completing clean, professional integration projects.
Outdoor AV Manufacturers Offer More Options Than Ever
For the home entertainment enthusiast, there are no areas within their dwelling that couldn’t benefit from a bit of sound and video.
Custom Integrated Audio Distribution is Taking off in the Cloud
Distributed audio is one of the primary entry points for consumers wanting to integrate custom control in their homes. Once a boon for custom...
Loudspeaker Manufacturers Keep Interior Designers in Mind
Over the years interior designers have come to be not so silent partners to custom integrators working on high-end home system installations. In fact,...
Audio Manufacturers Harness Growing Power of Wireless Networks
With the rapid adoption and stability improvements of WLAN and Wi-Fi, wireless audio has become a crystal-clear proposition for custom integrators seeking to outfit...
Remote, Touchpanel Manufacturers Committed to Dedicated Interfaces
With consumers’ muscle memory currently dictated by swipes and slides on tiny touchscreens, integration-grade product manufacturers, without much hesitation or resistance, have chosen to...