Shuttle presents digital signage display with biometrics technology


Elmshorn, Germany, 2020-10-15 – Shuttle expands its product range for vertical markets to include a digital signage display with an elongated bar-type format. Under the name D230, the turnkey signage player has been designed specifically for shelf advertising in retail stores. An integrated camera allows target-group-specific content to be played using biometric recognition. The bright […]

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Meridian Audio introduces the DSP730, an in-wall digital active loudspeaker that provides both power and fidelity. Designed to deliver Hi-Res audio in small and medium-sized rooms where performance is paramount, the new loudspeaker joins the DSP750 in the Reference range of Meridian Audio’s Architectural product series.   This reference loudspeaker delivers performance, accuracy, and powerful […]

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Rohde & Schwarz and VIAVI cooperate to advance their 5G NR test coverage


T&M specialists Rohde & Schwarz and VIAVI Solutions verify their respective test equipment on correct implementation for 5G NR and LTE. This exchange between the two companies will help accelerate UE commercialization. The verification is based on the R&S CMX500 5G NR wideband radio communication tester by Rohde & Schwarz and the TM500 network tester […]

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Exertis Virtual Vendor Summit Sets the Stage for a New and Better Normal for the Post Covid AV Industry


AMHERST, NEW YORK, October 15, 2020 — Utilizing many of the integrated AV technologies that are now the mainstays of the Covid era remote work environment, Exertis convened its first ever Virtual Vendor Summit Executive session yesterday before a global audience — and the promise they heard could not have come at a better time […]

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Ashly Audio’s AquaControl™ Software Adds Additional Features in Major, Free Update


WEBSTER, New York, Oct. 19, 2020 — Ashly Audio has launched the first major update to its new AquaControl™ software suite. Among the new changes are templates, additional filter types, and link groups – and they are all provided free of charge.   The new features are the result of sustained partner feedback and focus on […]

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ClearOne COLLABORATE Space Cloud-Based Video Conferencing Automates Workflows with Zapier Integration


SALT LAKE CITY, October 15, 2020 —   ClearOne’s (NASDAQ:CLRO) COLLABORATE® Space, integrated with Zapier, automates business tasks with many popular cloud-based applications, allowing users to focus on the business at hand rather than logistics. COLLABORATE Space paired with Zapier can manage storage on video or file-hosting applications such as YouTube®, Vimeo®, OneDrive®, Dropbox®, and […]

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Ross Live Season 2 Keynote Delivers Innovative New Solutions


Ottawa, Canada, October 15th 2020 – Ross Live Season 2 officially kicked off today with a keynote presentation given by CEO David Ross and Executive VP & CMO Jeff Moore. In an upbeat and pragmatic address, brought to the audience using Ross equipment, both speakers highlighted the difficulties faced by customers during this pandemic, stressed […]

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Lumens Joins Barco’s ClickShare Alliance Program


Better Video Conferencing Experiences through Collaborative Technology Hsinchu, Taiwan, October 19, 2020 – Lumens ® , the global leader in the ProAV market, today announced its 4K and Full HD video conference cameras and auto-tracking camera have joined the Barco ClickShare Alliance Program. Barco is the global leader in professional meeting room visualization and collaboration […]

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Green Hippo launches HippoSchool Online


UK – Video manipulation expert Green Hippo is launching an online version of its popular ‘HippoSchool’ training for the first time, making it universally accessible in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The move means more emerging users of its industry-leading Hippotizer Media Server range can access learning in a virtual environment anywhere, anytime, while adhering to […]

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Rohde & Schwarz first to bring 1 GHz analysis bandwidth to a mid-range signal and spectrum analyzer – ideal for 5G NR


To analyze wideband signals for 5G NR and other future wireless standards, a wide analysis bandwidth is key. To meet this testing need also with a limited budget, Rohde & Schwarz brings an exceptional internal analysis bandwidth of 1 GHz to its mid-range R&S FSVA3000 signal and spectrum analyzer. Manufacturers of future cellular and wireless […]

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Vizrt streamlines editing workflow capabilities for Viz Story 2 and Viz One 7 and Adobe Premiere Pro


Bergen, Norway, 19th October 2020—Vizrt, the world’s leading provider of software-defined visual storytelling tools for media content creators (#SDVS), continues to add more powerful video editing capabilities into media production workflows with expanded integration for Adobe® Premiere® Pro. Editing is placed at the center of creative workflows with the newest releases of the Viz Story […]

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ClearOne Announces New BMA 360 Beamforming Microphone Array Ceiling Tile – Setting Unrivaled Audio Performance Standard in the Industry


SALT LAKE CITY, October 19, 2020 — ClearOne (NASDAQ:CLRO), a leading global provider of audio and visual communication solutions, today announces its new BMA 360, the world’s most technologically advanced Beamforming Microphone Array Ceiling Tile, delivering unequaled audio performance and deployment ease. The ClearOne BMA 360 is the world’s first truly wideband, frequency invariant beamforming […]

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Mo-Sys launches radical new design for camera gyro-stabilization


Mo-Sys, world leader in precision camera tracking solutions for virtual studios and augmented reality, today launched a new generation of gyro-stabilized remote head, the G30. Its radical new design, with a compact, 45-degree frame, allows it to support virtually any broadcast or digital cinematography camera rig for precise movement and stabilization. “In our conversations with […]

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BenQ Shipping RP02 Series Interactive Flat Panels for Corporate Meeting Rooms


4K UHD IFPs Boast Intuitive Cloud-Based Collaboration and Simple, Scalable Features to Support Returning and Remote Workforce COSTA MESA, Calif. — Oct. 15, 2020 — BenQ, an internationally renowned provider of visual display and collaboration solutions, is now shipping its new RP02 Series interactive flat panels (IFPs), which are perfectly suited for in-person and remote […]

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Extron Quantum Ultra Drives Multiple Videowalls at United Launch Alliance


Anaheim, California (October 15, 2020) – United Launch Alliance – ULA is the world’s most experienced and reliable launch service provider, with more than a century of combined aeronautics heritage and the successful launch of more than 135 missions to orbit. Recently, a transition to high-definition cameras across the launch site facilities required an upgrade to […]

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Marshall Develops USB Capability Into Top Selling Broadcast POV Camera


TORRANCE, CA, October 14, 2020 ̶ Marshall Electronics, a leading manufacturer of industry leading broadcast and proAV cameras and equipment, introduces its CV503-U3 camera model designed around its successful CV503 camera, which is commonly used in professional broadcast production all over the world. The CV503-U3 is a dedicated USB3.0 HD POV camera to meet the […]

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Key Digital Releases Advanced USB Camera Control Software


KD-CAM joins KD-CAMUSB to offer superior video control options MOUNT VERNON, NY – October 16, 2020 – Key Digital, the leaders in digital video and control systems, introduces the new KD-CAM available November 2020. KD-CAM is a free advanced USB camera control software specifically engineered for use with KD-CAMUSB, Key Digital’s professional USB camera, when […]

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Keynote Presentations at SMPTE 2020: ‘Game On’ to Highlight Work and Perspectives of Eight Industry Leaders


WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. — Oct. 16, 2020 — SMPTE® today announced that SMPTE 2020: “Game On”, the Society’s interactive and immersive remote technical conference experience scheduled for Nov. 10-12, will feature keynote presentations by eight industry leaders whose research, innovation, and application of new technologies and techniques are shaping the future of media and entertainment. […]

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BTX and INOGENI Sign New Distribution Partnership


BTX Technologies, an award-winning distributor of professional AV and IT products, has been appointed by INOGENI to distribute their suite of products designed to enhance modern video conferencing with professional capture cards, video mixers and camera selectors. “Sometimes a Zoom or Teams license and a single camera just isn’t going to do the job”, says […]

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BTX INOGENI Cam Selector


Physical buttons and remote control (serial & Ethernet) allow for fluid switching between multiple cameras and presentation materials, for more dynamic and spontaneous presentations. USB and HDMI inputs allow for broader source compatibility, while USB 3.0 and HDMI outputs accommodate scenarios where an HDMI display and USB capture card are required simultaneously. Built-in scaler and […]

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MIDI 2.0 Continues Rapid Evolution Prior to Product Releases


MIDI Manufacturers adopt 13 new specifications for MIDI 2.0 gear Los Angeles, CA – October 2020… One reason for the success—and longevity—of the original MIDI specification was the care that went into developing a “bullet-proof” spec before products were introduced. Now, history is repeating itself with MIDI 2.0. In the past month, members of the […]

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ENGAGE with the AV Industry’s Very First Esports Subscription Service


IVCi launched their new esports service, ENGAGE, last weekend and celebrated the milestone with a collegiate Valorant Tournament. IVCi’s ENGAGE esports service is a turnkey program for educational institutions that either have or are developing esports programs. ENGAGE subscriptions are fully inclusive of hardware, furnishings, support services, and life cycle management. Subscriptions are available in […]

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Pure Resonance Audio’s Lowest Profile Drop Ceiling Tile Speaker Yet – The SP8 SoundPlane


The SP8 SoundPlane ceiling tile speaker is the newest addition to Pure Resonance Audio’s drop tile speakers, adding an elegant but affordable drop tile solution. The Pure Resonance Audio SP8 is only 3.9” deep, making it a unique speaker for suspended ceiling spaces where deeper standard speakers will not fit. This extremely low-profile design fits […]

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Point Source Audio Debuts AVIXA CTS-Certified Training for Microphones


Petaluma, CA – October 2020… Point Source Audio introduces an AVIXA-approved training course in the professional use and cleaning of body-worn microphones on the heels of its recently launched MIKE’S ACADEMY online educational hub. Titled ‘Body-Worn Microphones and Personal Audio Equipment – Applications and Maintenance’, the course will deliver 1.25 Renewal Units (RU) towards achieving or […]

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EcoDigital Introduces Further CSM Innovation With New 8.1 Release of the DIVA Software Suite


ATLANTA — Oct. 12, 2020 — EcoDigital today announced the upcoming release of DIVA 8.1, which will add valuable new capabilities along with more than 30 performance enhancements to the company’s renowned DIVA Software Suite for digital asset management. This new software release represents the third major software upgrade and enhancement to the DIVA Software […]

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Marketron Pitch Now Integrates Social Media Ad Tactics in Digital Campaigns


HAILEY, Idaho — Oct. 12, 2020 — Marketron, the leading provider of enterprise revenue management and digital software solutions, today introduced a robust new social media feature for Pitch, one of the company’s digital advertising platforms. Pitch offers a powerful set of tools and resources for broadcast sales teams to create, execute and manage digital […]

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Product Spotlight: Minrray Full HD Webcam


Clear Coverage – Delivering full HD through an 80-degree field of view, every detail remains sharp and in frame (1920 x 1080 @ 30fps). Built-in stereo microphones capture equally clear audio. Smooth Signal – Minrray’s advanced image processing handles motion smoothly, while their support of multiple compression standards (H.264/H.265, MJPEG, YUV, etc) keep your camera […]

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Datapath appoint Vladimir von Kendjelic-Gorcey as new DACH sales head


Datapath, world-leading engineers of visual solutions, have appointed former Barco and Eyevis sales manager Vladimir von Kendjelic-Gorcey as it reinforces operations in Germany, Austria and Switzerland. With a sales career in AV and IT spanning nearly 20 years, Vladimir brings extensive experience to the Datapath team, with technical training roles at Eyevis as well as […]

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Marantz Introduces New 8K Ultra HD AV Surround Pre-Amplifier


VISTA, Calif. (October 8, 2020) — Marantz® today announced its new 8K surround AV pre-amplifier, the AV7706. Featuring 11.2 channel XLR and RCA pre-outs, the AV7706 is the bedrock of any system demanding masterful fidelity. Designed for use with high-quality external amplification like the Marantz MM8077, MM7055 and MM7025, the AV7706 is not only is […]

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InSync Technology Team To Bring Motion Compensated Frame Rate Conversion With AWS Elemental MediaConvert


PETERSFIELD, U.K. — Oct. 8, 2020 — InSync Technology today announced API integration between its FrameFormer standards conversion software engine and AWS Elemental MediaConvert, a file-based media transcoding service with broadcast-grade features from Amazon Web Services (AWS), to provide on-demand motion compensated frame rate conversion. As content owners increasingly look to automated content preparation services, […]

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