Capitol Adds RCA Panels
March 12, 2014

Capitol said Tuesday that it has added RCA Commercial Electronics TV panels to its product roster, for the CE and Pro AV channels.

Samsung, Vizio Pulling Away in Smart TV Market
March 12, 2014

Time was when numerous companies carried a lot of weight as first-tier TV manufacturers for the U.S. market– names like Mitsubishi, Toshiba, Sony, Sharp, Philips and RCA were perennial big-time players in a highly competitive industry.

Beep Unites Streaming Speakers
February 14, 2014

Beep connects to your speakers, receivers, and docks–any powered speaker with an Aux input, RCA jack, or optical input. You plug it using cable to your speakers, enter your Wi-Fi password on your smartphone using the Beep app (iOS and Android)

The Exemplar of Passion
January 15, 2014

If there’s one word that best describes Jeannette Howe, executive director of Specialty Electronics Nationwide, it’s “passionate.”  Since the day she first stepped into a Tweeter store, she has found the audio/video industry electrifying.

VOXX Enters Identity Authentication Category at CES
January 6, 2014

Citing a strategy of pursuit of “organic growth in directions that will create new distribution channels and expand our footprint,” VOXX Electronics Corp. president Tom Malone announced the company’s partnership with the iris-identity-authentication solutions provider EyeLock, which will result in the sale to the consumer and enterprise markets of the myris USB-enabled iris identity authenticator. How myris works is that it converts an individual’s iris patterns to a code unique to that person, then matches that code to the individual’s eyes to grant access to devices and digital platforms.

CES Press Day to Welcome New Faces
September 9, 2013

The Consumer Electronics Association announced the schedule for the 2014 International CES Press Day, which will once again take place at Mandalay Bay, on Jan. 6.

Petra Ships Spring 2013 Catalog
May 17, 2013

Petra Industries this week shipped its Spring 2013 Catalog. The catalog is 1,200 pages, featuring 20,000 products from 500 manufacturers. The catalog features 3,800 new products and over 1,200 price drops. 

12 Volt Highlights From Pioneer and Alpine
February 1, 2013

The company announced new connected car solutions, beginning with iPhone 5 compatibility. Apple’s change to the lightning cable disrupted the industry by not supporting analog video