Control Concepts Bolsters Software Development Team

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As Control Concepts continues its quest to redefine its identity as an AV software developer serving manufacturers, software providers and integrators with their API integration needs, the company has added AV programmer Jonathan Chaidez to its software development team as a systems programmer. Chaidez joins Control Concepts with six years of AV industry experience spanning […]

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WolfVision Will Intro Two New Cynap Systems and Multiplatform Web Conferencing Solution at 2022 ISE and InfoComm Shows

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WolfVision announced it will introduce two new Cynap systems and a new multiplatform web conferencing solution at ISE and InfoComm USA 2022 shows. The new Cynap Pure Mini is a BYOD wireless screen mirroring system, providing comprehensive wireless screen sharing for all iOS, Android, Windows, macOS and Chrome OS devices onto a central shared screen. […]

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LG Business Solutions Unveils New 4,000-nit High-brightness Displays for Multiple Uses

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LG Business Solutions unveiled three models of 4,000-nit high-brightness displays specifically designed for visibility in window-facing installations. The 49-, 55- and 75-inch class models claim to deliver images where direct sunlight shines on displays, and all three are able to be integrated in double-sided installations to provide both high-brightness window-facing and standard-brightness interior-facing messaging and […]

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Sony Electronics Announces New URX-P41D Two-channel Portable Receiver

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Sony Electronics announced a new URX-P41D two-channel portable receiver, supporting MI (Multi-Interface) shoe with a Digital Audio Interface. The URX-P41D claims to offer improved high sound quality from Digital Audio Processing, NFC Sync for quick and easy set up from Receiver to Transmitter and functions such as Auto Gain mode and Output level control. As […]

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Will NFTs Play a Role in AV?

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Over the past two months, I have written about the metaverse and cryptocurrency. The next logical topic of this new digital world is the NFT. What is an NFT, and will you as an AV professional ever have to deal with them? Let’s get started with the first question. NFT stands for non-fungible token. That […]

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Epson Adds New PixAlign ELPEC01 Camera to Line of Interchangeable Lens Projectors

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Epson announced the new PixAlign ELPEC01 camera to its line of interchangeable lens projectors. The new camera helps streamline setup for advanced projection applications and attaches directly to the projector or ultra short-throw lens. PixAlign joins Epson’s selection of projector installation tools, such as Epson Projector Professional Tool (EPPT) and built-in NFC function. The PixAlign […]

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ISE Announces List of Experiences to Light Up Barcelona

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Integrated Systems Europe has announced a raft of activities set to Light Up Barcelona, highlight creativity and technical prowess and showcase the power of the AV experience. ISE’s keynote speakers have been chosen to reflect creativity using technology and three projects will perfectly showcase to visitors how, when integrated into a collaborative solution, the ProAV […]

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Crestron Takes Aim at QSC With New VC-4 Virtual Control System

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Crestron announced the expansion of their room control portfolio with key enhancements to Crestron VC-4 Virtual Control. VC-4 is a scalable software control platform while maintaining support for existing hardware-based solutions. Capable of supporting up to 500 spaces on a single server, VC-4 enables mass deployment of customized or standardized configurations to save time and labor costs […]

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Magewell Announces USB Fusion Multi-Input Video Capture Device

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Magewell announced USB Fusion, a multi-input USB video capture device with integrated source switching and layout control that lets users combine camera and wired screen share sources into live presentations for online lectures, webinars, live streaming, video conferencing, news reporting and other applications. USB Fusion is slated to begin shipping later in Q2. The USB […]

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C2G Releases New 40Gbps Thunderbolt 4 USB-C Cable

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C2G has grown its Thunderbolt devices with its new 40Gbps Thunderbolt 4 USB-C Cable. Tested to meet Intel’s required certification standards, it features lightning-speed data transfers, 4K video support and power delivery up to 100W. C2G’s Thunderbolt 4 USB-C Cable delivers up to 40Gbps to or from a Thunderbolt 3- or Thunderbolt 4-enabled port. It […]

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Wyrestorm Now Shipping New Dual-View Presentation Switcher

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WyreStorm announced its SW-220-TX-W Dual-View Presentation Switcher is shipping. This compact presentation switcher comes with the choice of wired or wireless inputs. USB-C and HDMI local inputs provide simple methods for sharing content to a display. In addition to the 4K wired inputs, the SW-220-TX-W also supports 1080p native wireless casting via Airplay and Miracast […]

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Mechdyne Corporation and Scalable Display Technologies Combine Solutions to Create Immersive Environments in Multiple Projects

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Mechdyne Corporation originated as specialists helping solve the world’s most complex research and development challenges with advanced virtual reality solutions. Mechdyne Corporation was founded in 1996 by Iowa State University (ISU) graduates, Dr. Chris Clover, Jim Gruening and Kurt Hoffmeister after honing their skills at ISU’s Virtual Reality Applications Center. Today, Mechdyne has provided hundreds […]

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Telecine Launches FinFacts Digital Signage Content Subscription Service

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Telecine Multimedia has launched a new digital signage content subscription service. This new service is designed bring high-quality, attractive, and informative content for in-branch customer messaging and communications. FinFacts provides a content library built around everyday banking information and guidance, adapted from FDIC material that’s already fully appropriate and approved for bank marketing and customer […]

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Biamp Announces the USB 200 is Now Shipping, Supports Devio SCR-10, SCR-20 and SCR-25

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Biamp announced the USB 200 is shipping and supports the Devio SCR-10, SCR-20 and SCR-25. The USB 200 adds USB switching to rooms, making it easier to share peripheral devices between in-room PC and BYOD laptops. Supporting both USB 2.0 and 3.0, the USB 200 allows easy switching of a device between two host computers. […]

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Konftel’s Cam20 Video Conferencing Camera Receives Zoom Rooms Certification

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Konftel announced its Cam20 video conferencing camera has been certified to work with Zoom Rooms. The plug-and-play device features 4K Ultra HD performance and a 123-degree field of view. The Konftel Cam20 also offers a boosted auto framing functionality. “The Konftel Cam20 is the second in our product range to be certified to work with […]

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Sharp/NEC’s dvLED Video Wall Brings Beauty to San Diego Commerce Building

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Sharp NEC Display Solutions is helping Avison Young deliver stunning visuals to their visitors, tenants and employees at their commerce building in downtown San Diego. Sharp NEC Display Solutions installed a 150-panel video wall in the lobby of the 655 W. Broadway commerce building. The dvLED is is 20 feet by 17 feet and leverages a 2.5mm […]

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Bogen Communications Adds New TPU600-G2 Paging Mixer-amp Model to TPU Series

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Bogen Communications announced a new model to the TPU Series, the TPU600-G2 paging mixer-amp. The TPU600-G2 is a high-powered, Class D amplifier designed for telephone paging applications. Featuring a new hardware design, the TPU600-G2 boasts a small footprint and lightweight design with both wall-mount and rack-mount capabilities. The new TPU600-G2 new model incorporates next-generation technologies […]

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PSNI to Live Stream Supersummit End User Panel

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PSNI Global Alliance is set to open its technology end user panel at the annual PSNI Supersummit event to the public this year, giving insight into the future of the workplace from a high-profile end-use speaker perspective. The global AV/UCC network, which has organized the traditionally Alliance-exclusive event for the past 15-years, will stream this […]

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LG Business Solutions Partners with Densitron to Integrate IDS Platform with LG IP-connected Displays 

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LG Business Solutions and Densitron have announced the formation of a new partnership. The integration of Densitron’s Intelligent Display System (IDS) platform with the LG IP-connected displays that have already become industry standard will increase broadcast installation options as the companies enhance and adapt their offerings to the needs of its sector-specific customers. “Having had an initial […]

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Learn How to Handle Unique Digital Signage Installs

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Digital signage has gone from simple 2×2 video walls to monstrous installations in any shape you can imagine, but the unlimited possibilities can make for frustrating installs. On an April 6 LAVNCH & LEARN, Megan A. Dutta will be joined by Mark Coxon and Ryan Reviello to discuss the best practices for handling unique digital signage installations. “I’m excited […]

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Enterprise Connect rePLAY: Featuring Our Favorite Products From the Show Floor

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I had a great first Enterprise Connect in Orlando! As you probably know, most people are ready to get back to trade shows. We are ready to get back to in person and figure out more about how to do that in a way that’s respectful and comfortable for all. EC was a great reminder […]

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Verizon Business Adds New Features to BlueJeans Mobile

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Verizon Business announced new capabilities for BlueJeans Mobile for Android and iOS and new as-a-service packaging options for BlueJeans Rooms. The latest updates to the BlueJeans platform deliver a new set of functionality across work modes: office, home or remote/field. They were designed to support the workflow consistency and inclusivity teams need to be productive in today’s work […]

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AtlasIED Introduces New Controls and Firmware Updates to Atmosphere Audio Processing and Control System

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AtlasIED introduced new compatibility and design opportunities for its Atmosphere audio processing and control system. Designed for hospitality, education, worship, retail and other commercial environments, Atmosphere uses touchless control, automation and artificial intelligence to simplify the installation, customization and operation of digital audio systems. With the introduction of new firmware updates, third-party control modules and […]

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HP Inc. to Acquire Poly

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HP Inc. announced a definitive agreement to acquire Poly, a global provider of workplace collaboration solutions, in an all-cash transaction for $40 per share, implying a total enterprise value of $3.3 billion, inclusive of Poly’s net debt. The acquisition accelerates what HP calls its “strategy to create a more growth-oriented portfolio, further strengthens its industry […]

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Verizon Business Announces Corporate Educational Resources for BlueJeans

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Verizon Business announced BlueJeans for Corporate Learning and Training, including new Meetings features to promote program visibility and engagement. Building on the company’s existing use cases for remote and hybrid learning, the BlueJeans for Corporate Learning and Training feature set was designed working closely with Verizon’s Global Learning and Development (GL&D) organization to address the […]

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Vestel Visual Solutions Launches IFX Series of 4K Interactive Displays

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Vestel Visual Solutions has launched its IFX Series of 4K interactive displays available as 65”, 75” and 86” collaboration displays. Supporting UHD HDR content within an ultra-slim bezel design, they also have two 20W front-firing speakers including Dolby Audio Processing. The displays’ 20-point IR touch technology facilitates collaboration, giving multiple users the opportunity to work on the screen simultaneously. […]

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AVer Intros CAM550 4K Dual-Lens PTZ Camera

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AVer Information has announced the CAM550, a 4K dual-lens PTZ camera. Made with Qualcomm Technologies, the CAM550 combines dual-lens dynamic framing technology, gesture control and smart gallery capabilities to create a PTZ for medium to large rooms. AVer’s CAM550 has two 4K lenses to capture a complete view of the room. And, it’s the first […]

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Audinate Intros Dante Virtual Soundcard Software for Mac, Windows

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Audinate Group Limited, developer of Dante AV over IP solution, just announced the availability of its Dante Virtual Soundcard software for both Mac and Windows computers, now optimized for Apple Silicon processors such as the M1, M1 Pro and M1 Max as well as the new Windows 11 operating system from Microsoft. Dante Virtual Soundcard is […]

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Salamander Intros Infiniti Table Series of Enterprise Videoconferencing Tables

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Salamander Designs this week introduced the Infiniti Table series, a complete lineup modern enterprise meeting tables that accommodate groups of six to 14 and provide a dynamic, optimized videoconferencing experience in an interesting trapezoidal shape. Coming out of a recent partnership between Cisco and Salamander Designs to enhance Cisco’s Webex Room Panorama, the tables are […]

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Yamaha UC Ships VSP-2 Speech Privacy System

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Yamaha Unified Communications today announced its VSP-2 Speech Privacy System is in stock and available for immediate shipping to the United States and Canada. The VSP-CU2 control unit features user-selectable sound types and volume levels and it supports two, four or eight VSP-SP2 speakers. This sound masking system can be installed quickly into any space […]

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Planar Intros Luminate Pro Series and Venue Pro Series of LED Displays for Indoor and Outdoor Applications

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Planar has launched two new LED video wall display families in the form of the Planar Luminate Pro Series and Planar Venue Pro Series. The new displays feature mechanical elements that accelerate setup and takedown for temporary and mobile events, but also feature full front installation and serviceability, opening the door to more permanent wall-mounted […]

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