Rob Stott

Rob Stott

Rob is Editorial Director for CT Lab at NAPCO Media.

U.S. Blacklists Huawei in Escalating Trade Tension with China

Despite the feeling that Huawei had already been blacklisted by the U.S. government, President Trump and the Commerce Department made several moves to up the pressure even further—all part of the U.S.'s escalating trade war with China.

Lenovo Shows World’s First Foldable PC

While the world has been infatuated by the slow and steady introduction of foldable smartphones, Lenovo decided to take the tech in a different direction, introducing the world's first foldable PC.

Sonos to (Finally) Add Google Assistant Support

It took nearly two years, but in a letter to shareholders on May 9, Sonos CEO Patrick Spence said the company is set to launch support for Google Assistant on its smart speakers.

DS Index Rules June 2019

The day hath finally arrived! In a press release that came almost out of left field—but is certain to be a home run with the gaming community—Sony and Microsoft announced that they’ve effectively buried the hatchet and will come together to collaborate on new cloud-based solutions for gaming. In short: Console crossplay is finally happening. […]

SnapAV and Control4 to Merge

Two of the leading home networking, security, and automation firms in the custom integration space—SnapAV and Control4—announced plans to merge their operations.