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Jason Knott, CI Contributor & CE Pro Site Editor

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Mobile First Indexing, AV integrator, Mobile-First Indexing

Mobile First Indexing Could Hurt 66% of AV Integrator Websites

AV integrator websites that do not have ‘responsive’ mobile-friendly design could ‘plummet’ in Google ranking under new Mobile First Indexing policy.

5G network, AV integrators, 5G spectrum, Dish

Dish Spent $20 Billion on 5G Spectrum (And AV Integrators Should Pay Attention)

Dish preps for 5G spectrum world where video is transmitted via cellular network, bypassing the Internet. AV integrators pay heed.

26 Business Management Tips You Need to Put Into Action Now

Offering a lifetime warranty on your craftsmanship, holding only stand-up meetings and charging a 15 percent higher price for referred clients are just 3 of 26 business management tips you need to enact today.

Jason's Latest Posts

Lutron Launches Flexible, Easy-to-Use Hi-Lume Premier 0.1% Constant Voltage Driver

The new $250 Hi-lume Premier 0.1% 96W constant voltage LED driver enables customers to no longer have to sacrifice the dimming performance equivalent to incandescent lighting.

Here’s What HDR Means to 4K

According to Jeff Boccaccio of independent testing firm DPL Labs, in six months it will be important to ask manufacturers if they can handle HDR, not if they can handle 4K.

6 Rack Transportation Tips from the Pros

These quick tips help you get racks to the job site in pristine condition without the hassle.

Finding a ‘Pot’ of Gold in Marijuana Dispensary Security

Denver-based integrator Security Grade Protective Services earns between $10K and $300K per installation securing cannabis dispensaries and cultivation facilities.

New Wilson CEO Focusing on Enterprise-Grade Cell Phone Signal Boosters

Bruce Lancaster plans to bring focus and innovation, not to mention years of experience at Logitech Harmony, to his new post as CEO of Wilson Electronics.

Rise of BYOD Strengthens Cellphone Booster Market

The cellular network is becoming a primary data delivery system, driving the need to seamlessly cross over between Wi-Fi and cellular.

SUV Crashes Into Building, Barely Misses Logic Integration Employee

Out-of-control SUV crashes through the wall of Logic Integration’s office, narrowly missing an employee sitting at his desk. Check out the crash on surveillance video.

SnapAV Acquires Outdoor TV Maker SunBriteTV [CLARIFICATION]

Deal marks SnapAV’s first major acquisition. Initial plans include lower prices and free shipping for all dealers. SunBriteTV will no longer be sold through distribution.

How Obama’s ‘Deadly’ New Overtime Pay Mandate Affects Integrators

By federal mandate, the Department of Labor will soon require businesses to pay overtime to any exempt salaried employee earning less than $50,440 per year, up from the previous threshold of $23,660.

A Glimpse of CI Summit: Networking, Business, Education

This 90-second video wrap-up from CI Summit in Washington, D.C. offers a glimpse into the festivities where nearly 400 attendees discussed key topics for the CI industry.