Spectrum Industries’ Offers K-12 Classrooms More Color Options


Spectrum Industries has expanded its Expressions Line now offering new color options for its products.  Added to the Expressions Line were five new colored laminate and eight new metal finishes options. The new metal color additions include spectrum blue, yellow, signal red, light blue, orange, lime green, white and warm gray. With new metal choices, Spectrum’s products now have greater flexibility […]

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Pliant Technologies Ships Its CrewCom Wireless Intercom System


Pliant Technologies is now shipping its professional wireless intercom system, CrewCom, which can be simultaneously used in both 2.4GHz and 900MHz frequency bands. The CrewCom range of products will be on display at InfoComm (Booth C459) along with Pliant’s line of SmartBoom PRO professional headsets. CrewCom features what Pliant says is excellent voice quality, the industry’s smallest fully-featured professional full-duplex radio […]

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Draper Eliminates Black Drop with Ropewalker


Draper announces Ropewalker – a projection screens designed for large events. Built for large venues, particularly those with tall ceilings where the screen has to be mounted high above the floor, Ropewalker lowers a motorized screen housing from the ceiling using durable steel cables. A motorized projection screen will descend from the housing to an appropriate height for the audience while […]

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Laird Says PAC Power Breakout Boxes Simplify Cable Management


Laird Digital Cinema announces the availability of its PAC series of rugged power breakout boxes and adapter cables. Featuring Neutrik powerCON connectors, the Laird PAC series inline power solutions simplify power distribution and improve cable management for stage, live events and film and TV production in permanent or temporary installations. Laird PAC breakout boxes are built with a single […]

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Atlona to Showcase 4K/UHD Scaling and Video Wall Processing Innovation at InfoComm 2018


The latest 4K/UHD scaling innovation from Atlona will make its North American debut next month, as the company turns the spotlight on its new AT-HDVS-SC-RX HDBaseT receiver and scaler at InfoComm 2018. The first HDBaseT receiver to feature Atlona CrystalScale Technology (ACT) for premium-quality 4K scaling, picture optimization and video wall processing, the HDVS-SC-RX will be demonstrated in booth C3576 at the show. The HDVS-SC-RX incorporates two-input […]

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NoviSign Advances Strategic Partnership with the New SHARP PN-B and PN-M Series around Android and Digital Signage Software


NoviSign and Sharp Imaging announced that NoviSign’s online Studio editor and management software now runs on the new SHARP 40″ class PN-B401/PN-M401 and 50″ class PN-B501/PN-M501 professional LCDs. Available to joint customers today, the on-chip NoviSign digital signage software integration helps brands optimize the way they create and manage digital signage content. NoviSign’s digital signage software integration with the SHARP PN-B and […]

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Barix Ships SIP-Enhanced SDK for Innovative IP Audio Module


Offering OEM manufacturers and systems integrators a flexible platform for quickly implementing advanced audio and IP functionality, Barix today announced the immediate availability of the IPAM 400 IP Audio Module. Complementing the powerful features and performance of the new hardware, Barix has also released a comprehensive SDK that enables third-party developers to incorporate Session Initiation […]

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AV Junction to Launch Software Licensing Program at InfoComm 2018


AV Junction will arrive at InfoComm 2018 with a total membership of freelancers and hiring companies that exceeds 1,000. AV Junction is taking its next step forward at InfoComm 2018 with the launch of a new software licensing program designed to be white labeled by the world’s largest systems integration firms. “It’s designed for the top 20 […]

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ClearOne Awarded New Patent Relating to Beamforming and Acoustic Echo Cancellation


ClearOne announced today that it has been awarded a new patent relating to Beamforming and Acoustic Echo Cancellation by the US Patent and Trademark Office. The USPTO issued patent number 9,866,952 to ClearOne. This patent, entitled “Conferencing Apparatus that Combines a Beamforming Microphone Array with an Acoustic Echo Canceller,” among other things, describes a method to first use a beamforming algorithm […]

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Vivitek Debuts DH768Z-UST Short Throw Projector Spec’d to Be Color Accurate


Vivitek just launched the DH768-UST, an addition to Vivitek’s existing D760Z Series (the DH765Z-UST and the DW763Z-UST) of Ultra Short Throw projectors. But Vivitek says the DH768Z-UST is designed for environments that need to replicate exact colors or shades — such as a museum or gallery that wants to project an image of a painting or another work of art in […]

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West Pond Announces Entry-Level TV Channel Creator for the IPTV and RFTV Hospitality Market


West Pond just launched the MX-100 Personal TV Channel Creator. The new MX-100 is a low cost, all-in-one, turnkey TV channel creation and distribution device that combines multiple streaming video sources, such as IP cameras, IPTV A/V, pre-recorded TS files, and captured/encoded HD video into a single multi-program transport stream (MPTS) – think RF modulator for the digital […]

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VITEC’s InfoComm Plans


At InfoComm 2018, VITEC will showcase the new, award-winning video wall capability for EZ TV, the company’s market-leading and broadcast-grade IPTV and digital signage platform, as well as its expanded HEVC ecosystem. In booth N1928 at the Las Vegas Convention Center June 6–8, VITEC will demonstrate how the video wall solution is designed to simplify deployment and management of projects […]

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Nigel B Design Debuts Light Weight Projector Vaults


Nigel B Design has a new line of secure, theft-resistant projector housings called Projector Vault. The aluminum housings are powder coated in white or black scratch-free enamel and all of them allows all power, signal and speaker cables to be routed inside the unit and hidden from view. Users will appreciate this feature together with the knowledge that the Projector Vault’s […]

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InFocus Doubles-Down on Wireless Presentation Systems with Button-Based SimpleShare


InFocus Corporation has been in the wireless presentation market nearly as long as Barco (the inventor of the market-leading ClickShare), although InFocus’ marketshare in that market hasn’t been significant. But now InFocus is back with a new button-based system called SimpleShare — a point-to-point presentation solution for wireless connectivity and sharing of videos, presentation, documents, data and more. SimpleShare is […]

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Telestream Wirecast Adds Support for Control Surface, PTZ and Facebook


Telestream today announced a new release of Wirecast, Telestream’s award-winning live streaming and production software for Mac and Windows. The latest release features built-in PTZ (Pan, Tilt, Zoom) control for robotic cameras in Wirecast Pro, support for the X-Keys Wirecast Control Surface, paired encoding contribution with Facebook Live and more. Paired encoding to Facebook Live allows videographers and freelancers […]

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EM Acoustics Expands EMS Series with EMS-41 Launch at InfoComm 2018


EM Acoustics unveils the latest addition to its EMS Series loudspeakers — dubbed the ultra-compact EMS-41. The EMS-41 is designed for nearfield monitoring and background music applications, particularly where a compact, discreet solution is required for intelligible audio distribution over wide areas. It’s also ideal for theatrical spot effects, fill, delay as well as background sound or indeed […]

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Vivitek Launches Novo Wireless Presentation System


Vivitek has launched a new Novo Wireless Presentation System aimed at small to medium-sized business like cafes, beauty salons, garages, small retailers and even office reception areas. Vivitek’s new NovoDSmini digital signage solution can be connected to any display device with HDMI. Like Vivitek’s existing NovoDS solutions, the NovoDSmini benefits from NovoDS Studio, the simple to use playlist editing and device management software. […]

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Mackie Announces All-New Expanded FreePlay Series


Mackie just announced an all-new personal PA plus matching portable Bluetooth speakers — FreePlay Series Personal PA and Portable Bluetooth Speakers — in three models, the FreePlay LIVE, FreePlay HOME, and FreePlay GO, the FreePlay Series delivers stunning sound quality and value for performers, presenters and music lovers. FreePlay LIVE is designed to be a personal PA for anyone who needs a lightweight solution for music performance […]

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Bose Professional T8S and T4S ToneMatch Stereo Mixers Now Available


Bose Professional is now shipping the latest additions to its ToneMatch audio engine series: the new eight-channel T8S ToneMatch mixer and the four-channel T4S ToneMatch mixer, representing the next generation of the ToneMatch line and offering unprecedented connectivity with intuitive control. Compact and portable, both the T8S and T4S are gig-ready. Their rugged enclosures have a protective, magnetically-coupled cover […]

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Luxul Sets Sights on AV-Over-IP at InfoComm 2018 with L2/L3 Managed Switches


Luxul today announced the company will be showcasing its family of L2/L3 managed switches, optimized for HD-over-IP applications, at InfoComm 2018 June 6-8 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Exhibiting in booth N464 with Just Add Power, Luxul will demonstrate how its switches are the perfect complement to AV-over-IP video distribution systems in pro AV installations. In addition, the company […]

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Crestron Ships Horizon Keypads


Crestron announced today its new line of Horizon keypads are available to order. Available in configurable single-gang models that combine up to four across, the new line offers designer aesthetics, better button feel, four different button styles, programmable multi-color backlighting, interchangeable custom top and bottom trim pieces and Cresnet wired communications. The Horizon line is available in single-gang and up to four keypads can […]

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Kaptivo Announces Kaptivo Enterprise for Secure Whiteboard Livestreaming


Kaptivo today announced the availability of Kaptivo Enterprise, a micro-optical camera and software system that digitizes dry-erase boards for instant, secure content sharing across teams. Designed to meet the needs of large organizations, Kaptivo Enterprise is the next generation of the Kaptivo whiteboard camera system that launched in 2016. One in four people video conference every day, making it possible […]

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Roland Expands SYSTEM-500 Modular Synthesizer Series


Roland introduces four new additions to the popular SYSTEM-500 modular synthesizer series: the SYS-510 Synth, SYS-555 LAG/S&H, SYS-531 MIX and SYS-505 VCF. The latest members of the SYSTEM-500 family fuse classic designs with versatile modern features.The SYSTEM-500 series offers a selection of Eurorack-format modules that users can mix and match in any combination to create the Roland modular […]

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Christie Extreme Series Adds 49-inch LCD with 1.8mm Bezel


Christie is expanding its Extreme Series lineup of high-performance LCD displays with the introduction of the FHD493-XE 49-inch extremely narrow bezel display. Featuring a 1.8mm combined bezel width, panel matching and Christie Phoenix EP compatibility, the FHD493-XE is designed for 24/7 applications. Panel matching for color and brightness means that each panel comes pre-calibrated so that when used in video wall applications they stay […]

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Marshall Expands Its Switching Business


Marshall Electronics just announced the VMV-402-SH, a new quad-viewer and switcher. The Marshall VMV-402-SH allows users to view up to four 3G HD-SDI video signals in resolutions up to 1920x1080p, and then easily switch between the inputs to select a single view for output. The Marshall VMV-402-SH is a great solution for broadcasters who want to add more cameras to a production […]

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NEC Display Solutions Partners with Musion for 3D Holographic Experiences at This Month’s NEC Showcase


NEC Display Solutions will collaborate with Musion Events to bring live 3D holographic experiences to the NEC Solutions Showcase taking place in London on 16-17 May 2018. The NEC Showcase presents exceptional visual experiences, created through collaboration with our partners to deliver fully integrated solutions presented within real-life scenarios. Our partnership with Musion will bring ‘wow moments’ to surprise and captivate visitors as they […]

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LynTec Resolves Power Control Complexities With New Scalable Solutions at InfoComm 2018


LynTec will showcase its power control solutions for venues of any size at booth C1319 at InfoComm 2018 at the Las Vegas Convention Center, June 6-8. On display will be the company’s Whole Venue Control offering as well as its Single DMX Address Zone Control feature and the outbound relay (O/R) control option for its award-winning Networkable Power Automation […]

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Nureva to Showcase Transformative Solutions for Collaborative Spaces at InfoComm


Nureva Inc announces its participation in InfoComm 2018 at the Las Vegas Convention Center from June 6–8, 2018. The company will demonstrate its new Nureva Wall WM408i system, new functionality in Span visual collaboration software, and the new Dual HDL300 audio conferencing system. Visitors to booth N1276 will experience how Nureva’s advanced solutions combine to create an environment that empower […]

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SDVoE Alliance Launches Design Partner Training and Certification Program


The SDVoE Alliance today announced that its SDVoE Design Partner Program is up and running. This first-of-its-kind online training and certification publicly recognizes experts in the creation of SDVoE systems that take advantage of AV-over-IP scalability, yet offer matrix-switch-like performance. Created in cooperation with leading AV consulting firms HyperSphere Limited and Hewshott International, as well as AV/IT training experts Clavia Ltd., […]

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Audio-Technica Ships ATUC-50 Digital Discussion System


Audio-Technica is now shipping three new components for its ATUC-50 Digital Wired Discussion System – the ATUC-50INT Interpretation Unit, the ATUC-50IU Integration Unit and the ATLK-EXT165 Link Extender – expanding the functionality of the system. Designed for situations where up to three languages are involved, the ATUC-50INT places control in the hands of interpreters, thanks to the system’s web remote-based conference management […]

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Atlona Debuts 8×8 HDMI Matrix Switcher for 4K and HDR Content


Atlona has a new 4K matrix in the form of the AT-HDR-H2H-88MA — a 1RU eight input and eight output using HDMI 2.0b and support for all video resolutions, audio formats and color spaces in the HDMI 2.0b specification. The HDR-H2H-88MA supports 4K/UHD video at 60 Hz with 4:4:4 chroma sampling and HDMI data rates up to 18 Gbps (10-bit color). Stereo, unbalanced audio […]

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AVIXA Names 2018 Michael Vergauwen Scholarship Winners


The AVIXA Foundation a non-profit charitable and educational organization created by AVIXA to support the audiovisual industry, has announced the recipients of the 2018 Michael Vergauwen Scholarship: Marc Carbon, Matthew Hancock and Rishabh Waghela. The scholarship program was created to honor the late Michael Vergauwen’s contributions to the AV industry by supporting educational opportunities for students […]

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