A Fresh Look at the In-wall Speaker

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Riverside, CA– September 8, 2014 – Origin Acoustics, the team that invented the architectural loudspeaker, has reunited to take the industry by storm as they re-imagine the in-wall loudspeaker. Starting from scratch in a category they pioneered three decades ago Jeremy Burkhardt, Ed Hasse and Ken Humphreys looked at every aspect of the loudspeaker and […]

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NEAR Announces New Color and Ground Stake Accessory for LB4T Outdoor Speaker

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Denver, September 10, 2014 – (Virtual Press Office) — Today at CEDIA Expo 2014, booth 758, NEAR, a division of Bogen Communications, Inc. (“NEAR”), a manufacturer of premium outdoor loudspeakers for residential use, announced the introduction of a brown “Mulch” color option for the existing LB4T 4-inch, 2-way, 70V/8-Ohm speaker. Also new is the GS4 […]

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SANUS Launches New Speaker Stand for SONOS PLAY:1 & PLAY:3 Speakers at CEDIA Expo 2014

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Denver, CO – CEDIA EXPO – Booth 346 – September 10 – SANUS®, the #1 best selling TV mount brand in the U.S.*, will launch a new speaker stand designed for SONOS® PLAY:1™ and PLAY:3™ speakers at CEDIA Expo in booth #346. The new SANUS WSS2 speaker stand positions SONOS PLAY:1 and PLAY:3 speakers at […]

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AUTONOMIC Unveils Control4 Driver Beta at CEDIA

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Armonk, NY. September 11, 2014 – Autonomic, makers of the finest whole-house music systems, has announced the introduction of an enhanced Control4 driver that delivers that latest feature-rich Mirage Music Player functionality to Control4 users. Autonomic’s new Control4 driver improves upon the user experience by making popular features more readily visible and easier to enjoy. Large icons […]

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Pro Control Releases Two-Way Drivers Across a Spectrum of Devices

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SHAKOPEE, Minn. — Sept. 9, 2014 — Pro Control today announced that several new two-way drivers are available with the release of the latest version of Pro Control Studio® programming software. Developed by Pro Control, these new drivers enable seamless, intuitive control over a broad spectrum of products including Sonos® wireless audio systems, Lutron® Caséta™ lighting controls, and Anthem® receivers, as well […]

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PAKEDGE INTRODUCES COMPLETE ENTRY-LEVEL A/V NETWORK SOLUTIONS FOR SMALLER NETWORKS – Visit Pakedge at CEDIA

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Hayward, CA – At CEDIA Expo Pakedge Device & Software is announcing a range of four value-priced, enterprise-grade complete AV network systems designed for use on smaller network deployments or on budget constrained projects. “With the proliferation of cloud-based multimedia content services, and increasing usage of mobile devices for content creation and streaming in the home or […]

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RTI Introduces New Driver for Nest Products

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SHAKOPEE, Minn. — Sept. 11, 2014 — Remote Technologies Incorporated (RTI) today announced the availability of a new two-way driver for Nest products. Available at no cost to RTI dealers, the driver allows homeowners to control and monitor the beautifully designed Nest Learning Thermostat and Nest Protect: Smoke and Carbon Monoxide alarm — providing seamless integration with these popular […]

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Crestron Introduces PinPoint Proximity Detection Beacon at CEDIA EXPO 2014

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Denver, CO, September 11, 2014 – Crestron makes smart homes even more intelligent and personalized with PinPoint proximity detection. The new PinPoint beacon plugs into a standard AC outlet and communicates with nearby mobile devices. With PinPoint, the Crestron App knows what room a person is in and displays controls for that space on their […]

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Crestron Empowers Homeowners with the All-in-One Solution for Audio Streaming

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Denver, CO, September 11, 2014 — Crestron gives each member of the family complete audio freedom with the new Network Stream Player (CEN-NSP-1). Easy to install and integrate, the player provides both wired and wireless options for streaming music from iPod®, iPhone®, or iPad® to a Crestron audio distribution system. What’s more, it also gives […]

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A truly cinematic experience: Bang & Olufsen introduces BeoVision Avant 85

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COPENHAGEN, Denmark and DEERFIELD, Ill., Sept. 11, 2014 — Watching television in a time of smartphones and tablets is all about the big picture. When you allow yourself to unwind and relax at home in front of your television, the visual experience should be extraordinary and the sound nothing short of immaculate. This is why […]

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Bang & Olufsen targets the integrated home technology and custom installation markets at CEDIA 2014

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Bang & Olufsen, the global provider of state-of-the-art, high end audio and video products, will present its custom approach to integrated living and the connected home at CEDIA 2014 in Denver, Colorado this September 10 -13, 2014. During the week, Bang & Olufsen will highlight new developments in home automation programming, user centric design and […]

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Sony unveils Premium Home Theater Products at CEDIA Expo which support 4K Ultra HD

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DENVER, Sept. 10, 2014 — Sony Electronics unveiled today a full line of 4K Ultra HD compatible televisions, projectors and receivers, which have been specifically designed to provide seamless operation with products from the leading system integration companies. The announcement, which was made by Sony Electronics President and COO, Mike Fasulo, during his CEDIA keynote […]

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LG Electronics Announces U.S. Availability For First Ultra HD 4K OLED TV

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DENVER, Sept. 11, 2014 — LG Electronics today firmly established its OLED TV market leadership by announcing pricing and availability for the first Ultra HD OLED TVs to hit the U.S. market. LG’s cutting-edge lineup features the 77-inch class 77EG9700 and 65-inch class 65EC9700 (76.7 and 64.5 inches measured diagonally). LG’s Ultra HD 4K OLED […]

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Crestron Sets New Level of Performance and Luxury for Motorized Shades

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Denver, CO, September 11, 2014 – Crestron is showcasing their complete line of motorized shading solutions at CEDIA® EXPO 2014, booth #150. The expansive display includes major new product enhancements that provide integrators with even more ways to ensure homeowners enjoy ultra-reliable performance with unparalleled luxury. New Digital Motor Crestron is demonstrating the new Digital […]

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Classé Launches Sigma Series at CEDIA

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CEDIA Expo, Denver, Colorado—September 10, 2014—Classé has announced the availability of a new series of components called Sigma, featuring a 7.1 channel Surround Sound Preamp/Processor, called Sigma SSP and two amplifiers, the AMP2 and AMP5, rated at 2x200W and 5x200W into 8 ohms respectively. “High-end is about passion, discovery, experience and technical exploration. It’s not just who can […]

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Better Audio-Video Performance Starts with Torus Power Toroidal Isolation Power Conditioners

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TORONTO, ON, CANADA & DENVER, CO (CEDIA EXPO BOOTH #1066) SEPT. 2014 – Torus Power, maker of uncompromising isolation transformer-based power components and a subsidiary of Plitron Manufacturing, will be showcasing a variety of its popular and versatile power conditioners at CEDIA Expo 2014, including the premier AVR2 Series and the popular entry-level TOT Series. Torus Power’s line […]

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Crestron Introduces 6-Zone Amplifier with 12 Inputs

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Denver, CO, September 11, 2014 – Crestron unveiled its new 6-Zone “Plus Two” Amplifier today at CEDIA® EXPO 2014, booth #150. Designed specifically for mid-size audio systems, the C2N-AMP-6X100 expands on the feature set of the popular Crestron 4X100 amplifier, providing twice as many inputs (12), pre-amp outputs, and an Ethernet connection. With the introduction […]

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Crestron Unveils Beautiful, Robust New Family of Handheld Remotes

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Denver, CO, September 11, 2014 – Crestron introduced its brand new family of handheld remotes today at CEDIA® EXPO 2014, booth #150. Slim and beautiful with a luxurious feel, the new Crestron remotes combine elegant design with intuitive navigation to elevate the comfort, convenience, and style of handheld control. “Our dealers have been asking for […]

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Crestron Demonstrates Expanded DigitalMedia 4K Product Line at CEDIA

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Denver, CO, September 11, 2014 – Building upon its leadership position in 4K, Crestron is demonstrating a full lineup of DigitalMedia 4K products at CEDIA EXPO 2014 in Denver, September 11–13, booth #150. The new DM 4K products round out the AV industry’s first and only end-to-end 4K certified distribution system. “As ULTRA HD display […]

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Harmonic Announces New Polaris Playout Management Suite

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SAN JOSE, Calif. — Sept. 11, 2014 — Harmonic (NASDAQ: HLIT), the worldwide leader in video delivery infrastructure, today announced the release of its Polaris™ playout management suite of tools, tightly integrated with Harmonic’s market-leading Spectrum™ media server family and designed to address the full range of playout applications for broadcasters. The Polaris suite represents […]

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Harmonic Brings Multiscreen Stream Packaging and Delivery to VOS Platform

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SAN JOSE, Calif. — Sept. 11, 2014 — Harmonic (NASDAQ: HLIT), the worldwide leader in video delivery infrastructure, today announced new multiscreen packaging and origination capabilities for its VOS™ software-based media processing platform. Unifying the entire broadcast and multiscreen media processing chain, VOS now includes packaging-on-the-fly and low-latency origin server functionalities originally developed for Harmonic’s […]

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RTI Unveils the Next Generation of Control at CEDIA EXPO 2014

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SHAKOPEE, Minn. — Sept. 11, 2014 — Remote Technologies Incorporated (RTI) today announced its exciting lineup of new products for CEDIA EXPO 2014. Unveiling several new solutions, the leading control systems manufacturer will showcase its next generation of control innovations. On display will be the all-new 10-inch KX10 in-wall touchpanel with HDMI® video, the ZW9 […]

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URC Announces “Screw-in Simple” LED Wireless Lighting

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Denver, CO. – CEDIA Expo 2014 – September 11, 2014 – URC, the leader in whole-house home automation, today announced URC LED Lighting, a ZigBee® based wireless lighting control system that’s so easy to install that no high voltage experience is required. These new, affordable products are installed as part of a Total Control or […]

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URC Announces Vivido Two-way Lighting Solutions

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Denver, CO. – CEDIA Expo 2014 – September 11, 2014 – URC, the company that’s celebrating their 25th year of industry leadership, today announced Vivido Series of two-way designer lighting solutions for Total Control® and ccGEN2™ whole-house home automation systems. The new lineup includes everything needed for flawless integrated lighting including master and accessory light […]

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AMX Exhibits Best in Residential Control, Automation and AV Distribution at CEDIA

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Denver, CO – September 11, 2014 – HARMAN’s AMX welcomes visitors to experience the world’s finest residential control, automation and AV distribution solutions at the 2014 CEDIA EXPO. AMX is exhibiting in HARMAN Booth #176 and invites attendees to learn about its new AMX Living 2.0 software platform services that simplify the system design, configuration […]

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New Configurator Aims to Redefine Middle Atlantic Customer Experience

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Fairfield, NJ––Middle Atlantic Products is unveiling a new web-based configuration tool that enables customers to easily select, configure, quote and purchase the precise infrastructure system to fit their project needs.  Based on extensive research and feedback from the company’s integration partners, the platform was developed to improve nearly every facet of the customer experience. Available […]

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Crestron Pyng Transforms Home Automation

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Denver, CO, September 10, 2014 – Crestron, the leader in control and automation solutions for over forty years, today unveiled Crestron Pyng, the app that IS the home automation system. For years, home automation apps have been add-ons to control systems that are programmed using computers. Now, technology integrators can create lifestyle scenes for each […]

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Epson Launches New 3LCD Reflective Laser Pro Cinema Projectors

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DENVER, Sept. 10, 2014 — (CEDIA Expo 2014, Booth #240) – Epson, the number-one selling projector brand worldwide, today announced new additions to its award-winning lineup of Home Cinema projectors, the PowerLite® Home Cinema 3600e, Home Cinema 3500, and Home Cinema 3000. Featuring up to 2,500 lumens of color brightness and 2,500 lumens of white brightness with up to 70,000:1 contrast ratio, Epson’s latest […]

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On Controls Connect Delivers Enhanced Remote Connectivity Functionality to Control and Automation Platform

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Detroit, MI September 10, 2014 – On Controls (http://www.oncontrols.com), a leader in cloud-based smart home and commercial control solutions for professional installers, has announced today the introduction of On Controls Connect, a compact, energy efficient and easy to deploy hardware solution that streamlines the process of adding remote connectivity to the On Controls control and automation platform. On Controls […]

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Bryston Introduces CIW Architectural Loudspeaker

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Peterborough, Ontario September 10, 2014 — Bryston has announced today the introduction of the model CIW architectural loudspeaker designed for full-range, high-performance audio reproduction. The CIW is a versatile loudspeaker ideally suited to accommodate the requirements of newer surround formats such as Dolby Atmos®, which require ceiling speakers for proper configuration. The CIW is also ideal for any home […]

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AUTONOMIC UNVEILS REMOTE DEVICE MANAGEMENT PORTAL

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Armonk, NY. September 9, 2014 – Autonomic, makers of the finest whole-house music systems, has announced the introduction of their Dealer Zone web portal, enabling integrators to manage critical areas of their business in real time and with increased efficiency. The Dealer Zone will enable integrators to provide their customers with rapid access to the latest firmware, […]

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Catalyst AV Distribution Network Member Custom Plus Distributing Announces Lou Judd as Director of Sales

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Auburn, WA – September 8, 2014 – Custom Plus Distributing and sister company independent manufacturers rep firm Oliver Marketing today announced the appointment of Lou Judd as Director of Sales overseeing all four of its west coast warehouse locations (Seattle, Portland, San Jose, Sacramento). “Having worked extensively with Lou in his previous roles at Amazon.com and Magnolia HiFi, we […]

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