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A weekly look at the residential AV market. Including lighting, automation, IoT, video, and audio distribution.

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ResiWeek

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A weekly look at the residential AV market. Including lighting, automation, IoT, video, and audio distribution.

Rank #1: ResiWeek 101: Throw Everything Out

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Control4 has acquired ihiji and is incorporating the monitoring platform into BakPak. Monster has to pay for Beats/Apple’s legal fees. Does Monster still “belong” in the audiovisual industry. How should residential AV integrators advise their clients about the processor exploit that has made nearly every computer vulnerable to attack?

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Jan 10 2018
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Rank #2: ResiWeek 168: Compete Or Collaborate

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Friends Close, Rivals Closer

HTSA and Parasol team up to provide 24/7 remote support for their solutions. What integrators should consider when outsourcing remote support. Discussing the relationship between different integrators, and the potential to collaborate instead of compete. Would they even want to collaborate? Bowers and Wilkins showcases their new new strangely shaped high-end Formation wireless system. 

 

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Apr 24 2019
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Rank #3: ResiWeek 164: Revenue Share

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Yelling at your TV with purpose

ADT is getting rid of Pulse and  is partnering with Alarm.com for their new home automation system called Command and Control. How integrators can manage this change moving forward. Josh.ai and LG form a partnership to integrate voice control into LG displays.  Discussing the future of interacting with entertainment. Dish unveils a new revenue sharing program for their pro installers. How effective are these types of revenue programs?

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Mar 27 2019
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Rank #4: ResiWeek 138: 5G Disruption

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The Future of CEDIA

Amazon announces a staggering 14 products from their hardware event. Discussing the 5G rountable discussion held at CEDIA 2018. Looking forward at the possible predictions at next year’s CEDIA.

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Sep 26 2018
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Rank #5: ResiWeek 149: Point of Failure

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Turn It Off

Looking at the difference between smart light switches and smart light bulbs. Which one is right for your home? CEDIA releases a new white paper on the subject of HDR video for integrators. The importance of keeping updated and knowledgable with technology. Tom Cruise releases a public service announcement to turn off motion smoothing on HDTVs. How can integrators inform their clients to get the absolute best picture? Microsoft president Brad Smith asks for regulations regarding facial recognition software. Getting ready for the conversation of facial recognition regulations.

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Dec 12 2018
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Rank #6: ResiWeek 163: Change The Name

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Much Ado About Nothing

Discussing combining the elements of wellness with smart home solutions. What will it take from integrators to bring the outdoors into the home? Sonos launches a new program called the Sonos New Owner Offer that gives sales to end-users that buy directly from Sonos. Is this a big deal for integrators and distributors?  SnapAV launches the Holy Snap reward program for purchasing SnapAV products. Discussing the uncommon occurrence of such manufacturer incentives in the AV industry. Nortek subsidiary IntelliVision (surprisingly not the 1979 Mattel video game console) files a patent that allows cloud computation services for video analytics. Deciding the liability when it comes to remote storage of videos and analytics. 

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Mar 20 2019
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Rank #7: ResiWeek 150: Operationally Secure

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Office Depot, Custom Installer

RC Homes is pre-installing smart home automation in 27 homes in California. Discussing what it takes to interest both homeowners and and integrators. Office Depot throws their hat into the custom installation ring. Do they have what it takes? Silicon Labs has a new Z-Wave platform that improves performance and battery life. Looking at the next step in interoperability.

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Dec 19 2018
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Rank #8: ResiWeek 130: Resi-mercial

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Home Automation Viruses

Residential dealers heading even more into the commercial audiovisual market. Savant partnering with AVAD and what that means for the dealers. The risks of computer viruses in control and home automation systems.

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Aug 01 2018
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Rank #9: ResiWeek 117: Rack Share

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Connecting with community on the go

CEDIA has a new app that lets you access the community boards. This let’s audiovisual dealers to ask questions and pick the minds of countless AV pros. Azione is continuing down the path of RMR and lighting. Our panel discusses custom theaters.

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May 02 2018
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Rank #10: ResiWeek 114: The Usual Complaints

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Driving dealers to anger

CEPro gathered the things that cause the most frustration among residential audiovisual dealers. After their Spring conference, HTSA is not a buying group; they are a trade consortium. Security cameras that connect to LTE, not your Wi-Fi.

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Apr 11 2018
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Rank #11: ResiWeek 106: Connected AV

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CEDIA has released their three-year plan. We look at the pillars of the plan and what it means for residential audiovisual dealers. Reviewing RTI’s deal with Miravue and the rest of ISE 2018. AVIXA is addressing the connected home during InfoComm 2018 this June in Las Vegas.

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Feb 14 2018
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Rank #12: ResiWeek 110: Smoke Screen

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Crestron has joined up with HTSA. What that says about their positioning in residential. CEDIA has announced their regional tech forum tour. Our panel debates about what NOT to automate in your home control system.

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Mar 14 2018
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Rank #13: ResiWeek 108: Fiber Fight

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The benefits of copper verus fiber in home audiovisual installations; for audio and video transports. Tips to help your integration company more profitable. We ask the question, should you take your clients to CEDIA or other trade shows?

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Feb 28 2018
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Rank #14: ResiWeek 133: Just Do It

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Saving AV systems with Power

Best practices in designing and selling outdoor entertainment systems. Getting your residential customers on board with the benefits of power protection. CEDIA has announced their finalists for the 2018 Best New Product Award at the show.

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Aug 22 2018
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Rank #15: ResiWeek 170: Captain Optimism

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United States of Good Enough

Demands for home audio equipment grow by 20 percent globally. How this potentially affects local integrators. Anthem Electronics  launches their latest iteration of Anthem Room Correction software. Looking at the changes this brings, and the future of room audio control. Discussing the details of CE Pro’s Smart Home Deep Dive Study centered around interfaces installed around a smart home. The most interesting takeaways of this research.   Host: Matt Scott Guests:

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May 08 2019
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Rank #16: ResiWeek 141: Speed Over Services

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Alexa, get the door for me

Lutron revamps their myLutron web-based tools and makes them more streamlined for dealers. Having a plan for when something goes wrong on a project or during an installation. Amazon allows Echo devices to connect to smart cameras and doorbells with new software tools.

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Oct 17 2018
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Rank #17: ResiWeek 137: Technology In A Storm

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Reinforcing the integrators

Samsung restructures for a focus on custom installation integrators. Understanding when it’s time to upgrade your network to Enterprise-grade. Using hardware and technology if you’re caught in the path of Hurricane Florence. The latest details from Apple’s keynote in Cupertino.

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  • This episode is audio only, as the video portion of this podcast became lost in the cloud.

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Sep 19 2018
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Rank #18: ResiWeek 171: Mergers & Muggles

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Every Little Thing AV Does is Magic

SnapAV merges with Control4 in a massive $680 million deal. How will this transition affect both companies? Do we call them ControlAV or Snap4? Google opts to discontinue Nest’s ‘Works With Nest’ program. Where Google is heading in the battle for voice control solutions.   Host: Matt Scott Guests:

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May 15 2019
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Rank #19: ResiWeek 152: Year In Review

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The Thoughtful Omnibus

On this episode of ResiWeek, we sit down with some of our closest friends and favorite people in the AV industry and discuss the highlights of 2018. We also talk about what we’re most looking forward to for the industry in 2019.

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Jan 02 2019
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Rank #20: ResiWeek 153: Input Zero

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Future Tech at CES

Highlighting the differences between HD, 4K and 8K. Which should you recommend to your clients? Hot off the presses from CES 2019, Apple joins with Samsung, LG and Vizio with Airplay 2 and Apple Music. LG claims that their roll-up OLED will be going on sale later in the year. Are these products something to get invested in, or are they just vaporware waiting to happen? Charter Spectrum is launching their streaming app with a monthly lease for an Apple TV box.

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Jan 09 2019
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