More than 100 pages of IoT and the smart home in CE Pro’s Ultimate Guide to Home Automation at CES 2016. Updated v4 includes new announcements from Lowe’s Iris, Thread Group, DECT ULE and more
AudioQuest continues to deliver wide-ranging offerings for consumers interested in high-performance computer/digital audio systems, showcasing new products such as the Beetle optical-Bluetooth DAC and JitterBug USB power and noise filter during CES 2016.
Wireless audio maker Bluesound, a division of Lenbrook, has added Master Quality Authentication (MQA) technology which ‘folds’ the original digital file into a small enough file size to stream or download while maintaining quality.
EPV, the custom installation line of Elite Screens, will be featured in its Venetian suite with the Aeon CLR (ceiling light rejecting) and eFinity PolarStar (ambient light rejecting) screens that combat tough lighting conditions in media rooms.
Approximately six years ago GoldenEar debuted in the consumer audio market. The Maryland company is now launching its new Triton Two+ and Triton Three+ floorstanding loudspeakers at CES 2016
The latest in hirings and other notable movement within the custom electronics industry. Check back daily for updated news and listings.
Cumulative stock prices for 46 publicly traded companies involved in custom electronics fell by 11.8% in 2015. Google/Alphabet, Broadcom, Home Depot among biggest gainers; Ascent Capital, Sharp, Control4, HHGregg biggest losers.
Thiel Audio’s new SmartSub 1.12 features app-based control and room EQ with a long-excursion 12-inch driver and DSP-controll 1250-watt amp.
Sneak preview of Smart Home session at CES 2016, covering home automation challenges and successes in interoperability, security and privacy, sales and marketing, product development and user experience. (Julie Jacobson / CE Pro)
CE Pro editors check out Rega’s turntable and digital-to-analog converter (DAC) offerings and review the RP1 table and DAC-R products.