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03/23/2018 12:29 PM
These C Seed Supermarine TVs and Speakers Retract for Discreet Yacht Installations
The C Seed Supermarine 201/144 TVs and speakers were developed to provide Yacht owners with the "ultimate" yachting experience.

03/23/2018 12:25 PM
How a ‘Custom’ Integrator Hangs a TV
Client wanted to replace an old rear-projection TV with a 65-inch OLED. Here’s how a home-technology professional does it. Take THAT, hang-and-bangers!

03/23/2018 10:26 AM
New RMR Opportunity: Smart Thermostat Service?
Parks Associates data shows half of U.S. households would pay $5/month for subsidized smart thermostat installation with ongoing service program.

03/23/2018 10:06 AM
4 Network Troubleshooting Lessons for Newbie Installers
Technicians should connect/disconnect one device at a time, trust your instincts, use manufacturer tech support and hone your speed so your labor becomes a profit center for your integrator/employer.

03/23/2018 08:51 AM
Product Briefs: OneVision VR; URC Sonos Module; Luxul Customer Assurance Program
CE Pro new products - home automation, audio, video, IoT, motorized shades, lighting control, energy management, home theater, networking and more.

03/22/2018 12:12 PM
Affordable Optoma UHD50 4K Projector Produces up to 2,400 Lumens
Optoma recently introduced a few new projectors that are headlined by the reasonably priced UHD50 4K projector that it says produces high brightness and contrast levels.

03/22/2018 09:44 AM
SnapAV Acquires Allnet, Major Midwest Distributor for Home-Tech Pros
SnapAV, leading provider of home-automation, audio, video, networking and security products – as well as the popular OvrC platform for remote network management – acquires Allnet, a top home-tech distributor in the Midwest. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)

03/22/2018 09:29 AM
Next Level Acoustics Projection Screens Expand Company’s Product Line
The newly announced Next Level Acoustics Projection Screens include a choice of matte white, acoustically transparent and ambient light rejecting options to provide integrators a range of video products that support 1.78:1 and 2.35:1 aspect ratios.

03/22/2018 09:21 AM
People & Places: AQ adds Penrod and Haughey; Audio Excellence Reps; NEAR Names Gandulla
The latest in hirings and other notable movement within the custom electronics industry. Check back daily for updated news.

03/21/2018 02:38 PM
Nortek Patent: The Idiot Savant of Smart Garage Door Openers
IoT garage-door controller provides all the safety measures required of UL 985 for ‘unattended operation’ but it’s stupid simple for DIY installs.