Fast-Growing Ultimate Integration Holds Open House
July 31, 2014

Nearly one year ago, Ultimate Integration celebrated the grand opening of its showroom and warehouse facility in Clifton, N.J., near MetLife Stadium and a short ride towards the Lincoln Tunnel into Manhattan. A year later, the integrator and PowerHouse Alliance member is growing, and held a daylong barbecue and open house. 

PowerHouse Alliance Adds Yamaha as Vendor
July 31, 2014

The PowerHouse Alliance announced this week that it has added Yamaha to its line card, including AV receivers, home theater systems, Hi-Fi components, sound bars, digital sound projectors.

Yamaha Debuts Wi-Fi-Capable Receivers
March 25, 2014

Yamaha this week announced the launch of its newest network A/V receivers. These include the 7.2-channel RX-V777BT, RX-V677, RX-V577 and 5.1-channel RX-V477. 

Yamaha Acquires Revolabs
March 17, 2014

Revolabs announced Monday that it has reached an agreement to be acquired by Yamaha Corp. Terms of the deal were not disclosed.

Yamaha Debuts Blu-ray Player With Added Streaming
March 3, 2014

Yamaha last week announced the arrival of the  BD-S677 Blu-ray 3D and SACD player. The player features built-in Wi-Fi and can stream various content, including  video, music, game content and images, from mobile devices. 

Yamaha Adds Spotify Update
January 24, 2014

Yamaha AV said this week that its Spotify Connect firmware is now available for last year's network AV receivers.  Receiver owners with a Spotify Premium account will be able to download the update.

Nearly 60 Brands Adopt Control4's Protocol
January 8, 2014

Control4 said this week that nearly 60 brands in the consumer electronics and other industries have agreed to adopt its Control4 Simple Device Discovery Protocol (SDDP,) with Epson, Harman and TiVo among the latest brands to join up.