Home comforts, leading edge technology and cost savings drive change for Comfort Inn


Sydney, Australia & London, UK – 10th October 2013: Part of the Choice Hotel’s family, Comfort Inn Southern Cross Hamilton in New Zealand is an independently owned, low-cost, forward thinking and innovative hotel. With hotel competition increasing across New Zealand, Comfort Inn knew it had to strengthen its position within the local market instantly but […]

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Kramer Introduces the KW−11 Wireless High Definition Transmitter/Receiver Set


Clinton, New Jersey – Kramer Electronics is pleased to introduce the KW−11, a wireless high definition transmitter/receiver set that sends the HDMI signal wirelessly, up to 40 feet (12 meters). The KW−11 Transmitter and Receiver set is a wireless high−definition HDMI system, utilizing WHDI™ technology. The KW−11T converts the HDMI signal into a wireless signal that it transmits […]

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DPA Microphones Displays the Ultimate Podium Microphone at the 135th International AES Convention


Alleroed, Denmark, October 10th 2013: DPA Microphones will show its two Podium Microphones at the 135th International AES Convention (Booth 2551). Based on the company’s d:dicate™ Recording Microphones and renowned Miniature Microphones, the solutions give AV installers and conference organizers the clear, transparent and precise sound they demand. As a high-end solution, DPA is offering […]

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Amber International Serves Extra Vegetables


Master EMEA distributor, Amber International is pleased to announce it will now be providing Extra Vegetables’ new 2-way Sonos integration module for URC Total Control. Sonos is an extremely popular system amongst consumers and installers alike, not only providing a flexible way to distribute music around a property, but also benefitting from being easy to […]

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Mall of the Emirates Installs 54-Monitor Video Wall Powered by Matrox Mura MPX


MONTREAL — October 9, 2013 — Matrox Graphics today announced the Mall of the Emirates, one of the largest in the Middle East, recently installed an immense 54-monitor digital signage video wall powered by Matrox Mura™ MPX Series controller boards. Installed by ALMOE AV Systems and integrated by a local distributor, the video wall comprises […]

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Sennheiser to power World’s First Large Scale Opera for Wireless Headphones, Invisible Cities


Los Angeles – October 9, 2013 – Audio specialist Sennheiser announced that its world-class professional and consumer technology will play an integral part of Invisible Cities: the world’s first large scale opera for wireless headphones. The landmark production, a collaboration among The Industry, L.A. Dance Project and Sennheiser, will stage its world premiere on Saturday, […]

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Analog Way – LiveCore series now compatible with Crestron’s Control system


October 2013 – Analog Way is pleased to announce that all models of the LiveCoreTM series, its range of Premium AV Switchers, can now be controlled by 2-series and 3-series Control Systems from Crestron Electronics. To facilitate the ease of integration of the NeXtage 16, SmartMatriX Ultra, Ascender 32 and Ascender 48 in high-end installations, […]

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Sapphire Marketing is now representing Salamander Designs


Sapphire Marketing is pleased to announce the addition of Salamander Designs to our portfolio of represented Manufacturers. Salamander Designs, a leader in building innovative, high-quality AV furniture for the past twenty years, sets the industry standard by offering a new design-your-own furniture concept for commercial collaboration.  These advanced and flexible furniture systems offer simple customization with technology […]

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Riedel Communications Acquires WAN and Mobile Streaming Specialist Code One


WUPPERTAL, Germany — Oct. 9, 2013 — Riedel Communications, a leading provider of real-time video, audio, data, and communications networks, today announced that it has acquired Düsseldorf-based mobile streaming specialist Code One. As a developer of solutions for video streaming over wide area networks (WANs), Code One brings Riedel a valuable portfolio of WAN-focused solutions, as well as […]

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FSR’s T6 FLEX Control Named Winner in 2013 WFX New Product Facility Awards


Woodland Park, NJ (October 8, 2013) – FSR is proud to announce that its T6 FLEX control unit, ideally suited for churches with congregations of varying sizes, has been named “Most Innovative Green Product” in the 2013 WFX New Product Facility Awards. Winners were revealed earlier this month in Dallas during the Worship Facilities Conferences & Expo (WFX). FSR’s […]

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BTX Announces Availability of Net Display Systems’ PADS4 Release 3


HAWTHORNE, N.Y. — Oct. 8, 2013 — BTX Technologies, a value-added distributor and manufacturer of interface, integration, and system products, today announced that Net Display Systems (NDS), a leading developer of digital signage software, has unveiled its new PADS4 Release 3. With the new release, NDS’ PADS4 now offers desktop communication, enriched content creation, and an OS independent […]

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Kramer Introduces the TP-580T and TP-580R HDBaseT Transmitter and Receiver


Clinton, New Jersey – Kramer Electronics, a worldwide supplier of innovative and reliable signal management products, introduces the TP-580T and TP-580R transmitter and receiver using HDBaseT LiteTM technology to send HDMI with embedded audio, bi-directional RS-232 and IR over distances of up to 230 ft. (70m).  For resolutions above 1080p60 and up to 4k by 2k, distances of […]

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RCS Rack System Saves Time And Money With Pre-Configured Options


Fairfield, NJ––The new Residential Configured Rack System (RCS) from Middle AtlanticProducts ships fully assembled with pre-installed accessories to facilitate installations while offering substantial savings in time and money. A smart, cost-effective option for residential installers, RCS Series racks ship with pre-installed shelves, fans, a locking reversible glass door, locking removable side and rear access panels, and locking […]

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ICONYX Delivers For New State-Of-The-Art International Terminal at LAX


Los Angeles, CA – October 2013… When the Port of Los Angeles began construction on the new, expanded Tom Bradley International Terminal at LAX three years ago, there was an unspoken understanding that the new structure would have to be an architectural tour-de-force, and a befitting ‘first impression’ for this iconic international city. Indeed, anticipation […]

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Jeffrey Gudewicz Joins Wilson Electronics as Director of Business Development and Product Line Management


ST. GEORGE, Utah – Oct. 7, 2013 – Wilson Electronics, LLC (www.WilsonElectronics.com),manufacturer of North America’s top-selling line of cellular signal boosters, announced today that Jeffrey Gudewicz has joined Wilson Electronics, LLC, as Director of Business Development and Product Line Management reporting to Robert Van Buskirk, President and CEO. Most recently Mr. Gudewicz served as Senior Strategic Sales Manager […]

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Christopher Rutherford Joins Wilson Electronics as Vice President of Sales and Marketing


ST. GEORGE, Utah – Oct. 7, 2013 – Wilson Electronics, LLC (www.WilsonElectronics.com),manufacturer of North America’s top-selling line of cellular signal boosters, announced today that Christopher Rutherford has joined Wilson Electronics, LLC, as Vice President of Sales and Marketing reporting to Robert Van Buskirk, President and CEO. Most recently, Mr. Rutherford served as vice president of consumer electronics at […]

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New appointments by Futuresource


Futuresource Consulting expands its offering with three new appointments. Specialist research and consulting firm Futuresource announces the recent appointment of three new employees to expand its offering to clients and build upon the company’s successful track record. Phil Maddocks joins the education technology team as a market analyst, focusing primarily on mobile computing devices within […]

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AMX Hires Scott Bahr as New Head of Global Sales


Texas – October 3, 2013 – AMX® is pleased to announce that Scott Bahr has joined the Companyas Executive Vice President, Global Sales effective October 1. Mr. Bahr comes to AMX from Nokia where he held a number of senior sales executive posts, mostly recently as General Manager of Global Channel Sales. Prior to Nokia, Mr. Bahr had a […]

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Four Winds Interactive Selects SYNNEX Corporation as Exclusive Distributor


GREENVILLE, S.C.–(BUSINESS WIRE)– From the SYNNEX National Conference — SYNNEX Corporation (NYSE: SNX), a leading distributor of IT products and services, has been selected by Four Winds Interactive as its exclusive distributor of digital signage solutions in the US and Canada. Integrators and resellers have access to cutting-edge products to run digital signs, interactive kiosks, desktops, web and mobile content through […]

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Wohler and Cinnafilm to Present Technical Paper on Enhanced Image Processing at SMPTE 2013


SAN FRANCISCO — Oct. 3, 2013 — Wohler Technologies today announced that Kirk Marple, chief software architect of Wohler’s RadiantGrid™, will join Ernie Sanchez, chief operating officer at Cinnafilm, to present their paper, “Enhanced Image Processing Beyond Baseband: CPU/GPU Process Model Unlocks Performance Possibilities,” co-authored by Hank Frecon, technology and partner specialist for file-based products […]

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Extron Now Shipping Scalers for 3G-SDI and HDMI Cross Conversion


Anaheim, California (October 3, 2013) – Extron Electronics is pleased to announce the immediate availability of the DSC 3G-HD A and the DSC HD-3G A scalers for 3G-SDI and HDMI. The DSC 3G-HD A converts 3G-SDI, HD-SDI, and SDI video signals to HDMI, while the DSC HD-3G A converts HDMI to 3G-SDI/HD-SDI/SDI. Both products feature advanced Extron video signal processing with 1080i deinterlacing, Deep […]

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BenQ Unveils Product Showcase at GTEC 201


TORONTO — Oct. 3, 2013 — BenQ Canada Corp., the world’s No. 1 DLP® projector brand and globally renowned provider of digital lifestyle innovations, today announced its product lineup for GTEC 2013. With an award-winning portfolio of projectors, monitors, and digital signage displays, BenQ will showcase new standards in quality, collaboration, and energy savings designed to satisfy […]

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Disney and Christie sign comprehensive technology supply, support and services agreement for digital cinema


Wokingham, UK – (3rd October 2013) – The Walt Disney Studios has entered into an agreement with Christie® to provide the latest digital cinema technologies and a variety of professional services for The Walt Disney Studios’ production, post-production, screening rooms and premieres. Christie’s Managed Services department in North America will provide Disney’s accomplished engineering team […]

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Lipinski Sound goes self-powered and upgradable for its 10th Anniversary


Lipinski Sound will celebrate its 10th anniversary with the unveiling of a new self-powered and upgradable loudspeaker system. The revised L-707A series of monitors are the latest development in a series of loudspeakers starting with their legendary L-707. Lipinski’s modular speaker system will be shown with their newly developed L-700A Dual Power Amplifier and L-700B […]

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Kramer Electronics Consultant Pete Putman to Present at SMPTE Fall Conference


Clinton, New Jersey – Pete Putman, CTS, KT2B; owner and principal of ROAM Consulting and technology consultant for Kramer Electronics USA, will present, moderate, and also chair a session at the annual technology conference of the Society of Motion Picture and Television Engineers. The conference will be held from October 21 – 24 at the Loew’s Hollywood Hotel in […]

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Haivision Launches Latest Version of Recording and Streaming Appliance – Viper 2.0


MONTREAL, CANADA — October 2, 2013 — Today, Haivision released a major upgrade to the Viper, a fully integrated appliance, giving users easier ways to capture, stream, review, distribute and publish rich, multi-stream HD video content used in situational training, skills assessment, advanced instruction and detailed presentations. Adopted by organizations in the enterprise, education, medical, […]

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HARMAN’s AKG Wireless System in the Hands of Holy Light Church of Deliverance’s Bishops for Inspiring Services


VIENNA, Austria – Led by Bishop Samuel L Carruth, The Holy Light Church Of Deliverance has opened its doors for nearly 50 years for the St. Portsmouth, Virginia community.  With an aging sound reinforcement system installed in the early ‘90s, Vicom was tasked with designing and supplying the house of worship with a new system […]

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Oprah & Deepak’s 21-Day Meditation Challenge Finds Enlightened Sound with DPA Microphones


NEW YORK, OCTOBER 2, 2013 – This summer, nearly 700,000 people participated in the online launch of Oprah Winfrey and Deepak Chopra’s Oprah & Deepak 21-Day Meditation Challenge: Miraculous Relationships. For co-producers and composers Rich Tozzoli and Scott E. Moore, recording the music for this production proved to be as much of an adventure as […]

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MIDAS Unveils New Mixtender 2 App for iPad


10/1/2013 Manchester, UK — MIDAS has today announced the immediate availability of their new Mixtender 2 iPad App for the best-selling PRO Series and XL8 digital consoles. Loaded with new features, and delivering an unprecedented range of control and mobility, Mixtender 2 was designed and developed by MIDAS engineers for absolute best in class performance. […]

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Christie Projectors Light Up Worship Expo


WFX/DALLAS, Texas – (October 1, 2013) – Christie® , a leader in providing digital display technology to the house of worship market, will display a range of solutions at Worship Facilities Conference and Expo (WFX) at the Dallas Convention Center October 2-4. The expo is the largest showcase of church-related products and services in America and the Christie booth […]

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Extron Now Shipping VN-Matrix Codec for 3G-SDI Over IP


Anaheim, California (October 1, 2013) – Extron Electronics is pleased to announce the immediate availability of the VNC 325 3G-SDI, a VN-Matrix series codec that streams SDI, HD-SDI, or 3G-SDI video and embedded audio over standard IP networks. The VNC 325 transports low latency, production-quality SD or HD video with embedded audio. Two channels of audio can […]

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