CI Take: Amazon Launches More Smart Products and Security Services
In Amazon’s latest product launch, it beefs up Ring with eero, takes voice commands local, wall mounts an Echo, and enhances its aging-in-place program.
Josh.ai Partners with Sonance for Design-Driven Invisibility Campaign
The companies have released the first part of their Invisibility series by examining products that are designed to disappear.
CYNC Smart Home Solutions Now Distributed by WAVE Electronics
CYNC, developed by GE Lighting, a Savant company, is a good match for integrators and contractors who are looking to grow their business with...
Listing Our Smart Home Experience Center on AirB&B
Results from our first 100 days.
IHG Hotels & Resorts and Josh.ai Create the Hotel Room of the Future
Voice-controlled pilot explores the possibilities of privacy focused AI in hospitality.
URC Announces 7th Annual Unsurpassed Award Winners
Celebrating excellence in unique residential and commercial automation from URC dealers.
Brilliant Secures $40 Million in Series B Financing
Brings the company’s total funding to $61 million and will allow Brilliant to expand its product offerings.
Josh.ai Announces New Enhancements and Partnerships
Touchless home intercom, integration with Kaleidescape, and partnerships with Lutron and Crestron among the new announcements.
Z-Wave Alliance Hosts Smart Home Influencers Panel at CEDIA Expo 2021
Experts will discuss the future and evolution of the smart home as legacy protocols and ecosystems combine with new initiatives.
Snap One Kicks Off Third Annual Control4 ‘#C4Yourself’ Month
From now until September 30, smart home experts will show homeowners, designers, and industry pros the benefits of smart home technologies.
Research: Smart Products – Building the Modern Home
New white paper from Parks Associates examines new smart home products and the connected consumer lifestyle.
Savant Opens Smart Living Experience Center in Las Vegas
The 15,000-square-foot property shows off Savant’s lighting and entertainment capabilities, and also its energy production and management systems.
Snap One to Show New Brand, New Solutions at ISC West 2021
Will also conduct two high-value giveaways at the event.
Data Security in the Smart Home Webinar Now On Demand
Presented by Parks Associates with Bitedefender, discusses securing smart home devices from the threat of internet threats and leaks.
Case Study: Luxury Condos in Charlotte’s Opus Myers Park Powered by Control4
The new condos feature Episode speakers and the latest tech for security, access control, and surveillance.
Josh.ai Announces Voice Control Solution for Crestron Home AV
Crestron Home clients are now able to enjoy intuitive control of their AV content using natural voice commands.
Somfy Announces Smart Shade Integration with Brilliant
Somfy-powered shades, blinds, draperies, screens, awnings, and pergolas can now be controlled and automated using Brilliant touchscreen panels and mobile app.
Orro’s App Adds Expanded Integration with Other Smart Home Products
App now provides control of other smart home devices from leading professional and consumer device manufacturers.
Crestron Home and ELAN Drivers Are Now Available for iRoom iO
Quick Keys are incorporated in the glass bezel of the docking station and can trigger control functions in all major third-party control systems, independent...
Google Nest Integration Now Available for Orro Switch
Control the Nest Thermostat, extend the Nest Hello Doorbells’ ring, and more – all from the Orro Switch.
Josh.ai Partners with Xspot for More Accurate, Discreet Installs
Using Xspot products, Josh.ai dealers can prewire their systems with improved accuracy without aesthetic compromise.
Somfy’s TaHoma Switch First to Receive UL’s IoT Security Rating
UL verifies IoT security claims of Somfy smart control meeting critical cybersecurity benchmarks.
The Connectivity Standards Alliance Unveils Matter
Formerly known as Project CHIP, Matter is creating connections between more objects, increasing compatibility for consumers
SmartBug Smart Home System Ready to Launch on Kickstarter
Plug-in driven smart home automation system is designed to replace existing wall switches.
Hubsai Announces New App with Plug and Play Feature
Now supports five new plug-and-play devices.
Research: Voice Control Most Desired for Lights, Thermostats, and Cameras
New research from Parks Associates highlights major trends in smart speaker and display market, including impact of Covid-19.
Crestron Introduces Design-Forward Smart Thermostat
With its two-wire design, Crestron’s Horizon Thermostat eliminates the need for battery replacement.
Holistic Approach to Integrated Residential Technology Solutions
The custom integrator is the only professional who can ensure the long-term, reliable success of the smart home experience.