Apple Music Arriving on Sonos This Year
June 29, 2015

If there has been one downside about Apple Music's forthcoming launch, it has been that the service was not going to be available on Sonos devices. That's actually going to change, however.

CE Week Wraps Up in New York
June 26, 2015

CE Week 2015 concluded Thursday after three jam-packed days of interactive exhibits, engaging conference sessions and live press events. The event covered everything from connected cars to high-res audio, robots to 3D printing, smart home solutions to smart money, digital health to wearable tech.

CE Week Panel Looks to the Future of HomeKit
June 25, 2015

Apple’s HomeKit ecosystem is finally here, and on Wednesday at CE Week, three manufacturers of HomeKit products came together on a panel to discuss the issues facing the burgeoning category. 

CE Week Conference Program Preview
June 19, 2015

CE Week’s organizers have announced the final lineup for this year’s CE Week Conference Program, which runs June 23-25. 

Is Demand For Connected Home Losing Steam?
June 19, 2015

According to a new report by Argus Insights, there is a sharp decline in consumer interest in home automation devices. Can Apple change this projection with a successful launch of HomeKit? The sector was gaining attention and seeing robust growth as recently as 2014, but now it seems to be heading in the other direction. 

Philips Hue Getting HomeKit Compatibility in Fall
June 9, 2015

Apple keynotes normally display pictures of pictures of Philips' tech, but it was never clear if the existing gear would work with the company's home control platform. Now, Philips has taken to the internet that yes, the collection of Hue bulbs

D&H Mid-Year Tech Show Draws 1,000
June 8, 2015

D&H Distributing hosted an upbeat contingent of vendors and dealers its semi-annual vendor/dealer show June 4th at Hershey Lodge in Hershey, Pa., not far from its headquarters. One of the show’s aims was to present products and total solutions answering the needs of the K-through-12 educational market ahead of the back-to-school season. The event included…

Lutron Caséta Now Supports Apple HomeKit
June 4, 2015

Lutron reports that its new Caséta Wireless Smart Bridge supports Apple's HomeKit. A Caséta Wireless Lighting Starter Kit is now available at the Apple Store, as well as online from Amazon, Home Depot and Lowe’s.

First Apple HomeKit-enabled IoT Products Roll Out
June 3, 2015

 A handful of connected-home devices tethered to Apple's HomeKit communication platform are rolling out Tuesday, just days before the tech company's big developers conference here next week.