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Read: ADT Now Professionally Installing Google Nest Smart Home Products

ADT Now Professionally Installing Google Nest Smart Home Products

Customers with ADT Command & Control and Blue by ADT can now control their systems via voice when using compatible Google Nest products.

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Read: DIY Danger: How Konnected Has Concocted False Claims About Its Alarm Panel Solution

DIY Danger: How Konnected Has Concocted False Claims About Its Alarm Panel Solution

Konnected says its alarm panel can turn any wired alarm system into a smart alarm. However, an independent forensic analysis shows it disregards security and life-safety standards and represents extreme danger to consumers.

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Read: Nortek Control Lifts Curtain on 2GIG EDGE Security and Automation Panel

Nortek Control Lifts Curtain on 2GIG EDGE Security and Automation Panel

Field tested by hundreds of integrators, the new 2GIG EDGE panel offers secure face recognition touchless disarm, live-view camera compatibility and more.

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Read: Today’s Role of Smart Home and Voice Assistant Platforms

Today’s Role of Smart Home and Voice Assistant Platforms

As smart home device use continues to rise, integrators can be relied on to deliver a unified app experience.

Read: Prickly Customer Issues in House of Worship A/V Technology Market

Prickly Customer Issues in House of Worship A/V Technology Market

Houses of worship have tricky acoustics, audio challenges and budget-conscious customers. It all adds up to sales issues for A/V integrators.

Read: Nortek Control Releases Array of Integrations for Elan Control Products

Nortek Control Releases Array of Integrations for Elan Control Products

The new drivers resulted from ongoing collaboration between Nortek Control engineers and third-party integration developers.

Read: SnapAV Adds Pro-Focused Ring X Line, Other Smart Gear to Portfolio

SnapAV Adds Pro-Focused Ring X Line, Other Smart Gear to Portfolio

Ring’s X Line of professional installer-only products offer additional features for upselling in custom projects.

Read: NBA’s Detroit Pistons Deploys RGB Spectrum MediaWall V Processor

NBA’s Detroit Pistons Deploys RGB Spectrum MediaWall V Processor

RGB Spectrum’s MediaWall V processor features real-time performance, 4K image quality and well-integrated operator control stations.

Read: Last Chance to Be Recognized for Your Smart Home Expertise

Last Chance to Be Recognized for Your Smart Home Expertise

The 23rd annual CE Pro 100 list of the largest smart home installation companies is open for entries. Deadline is March 26.

Read: WAVE Electronics Acquired by Altamont Capital Partners

WAVE Electronics Acquired by Altamont Capital Partners

All of WAVE’s current U.S. locations were included as part of the transaction and are continuing to operate in the normal course.

Read: Clare Controls Names Bob DeProspero National Security Sales Manager

Clare Controls Names Bob DeProspero National Security Sales Manager

DeProspero has over 20 years of experience in the electronic security and surveillance industry, on both the integrator and manufacturer side.

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