WATCHOUT Premium Partner, PENMAC Audio Visual supplied Dataton WATCHOUT™ multi-image display and presentation software to manage visual and audio content for the creative layout of the stage, set décor and LED screen information at the second Ghoema Afrikaans Music Awards. “For this project, the client required a complex video server solution to map the video […]

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VNS 104 Multi-Stream Decoding Software Now Available


Anaheim, California (May 30, 2013) – Extron Electronics is pleased to announce the immediate availability of its VNS 104 Multi-Stream Decoding Software. This new software decodes and presents one or four video sources and one associated stereo audio source streamed fromVN-Matrix® 225 or 200 Series Encoders, or a VN-Matrix Recorder. VNS 104 multi-stream decoding software includes text overlay and […]

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EMEA master distributor, Amber International has announced the launch of the new Kinetik Labs KISP-E200-IC speaker. Designed for in-ceiling installations, or other suitable surfaces such as plasterboard walls, the powerful two-way speaker features a pivoting tweeter that provides the user with a more engaging listening experience. The KISP-E200-IC offers smooth and engaging bass and mid […]

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Atlas Sound Welcomes Thomas Ahern to Sales Team


Phoenix, AZ May 29, 2013 – Atlas Sound, the worldwide leader in commercial audio solutions, announces the addition of industry veteran Thomas Ahern to the sales team as Southeastern Regional Sales Manager.  Thomas has been in the commercial audio industry for over 30 years working in various capacities, most recently as a Communication System Engineer […]

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SAVANT Introduces In-wall Wireless Charging Docks for Apple iOS Devices with Lightning Connector


Hyannis, MA. May 30, 2013 – Savant Systems, LLC has announced the introduction of three new iOS device docks including the IDC-100L in-wall wireless charging dock for the Apple iPad® mini with Lightning™ connector. Savant is the first control and automation company in the CEDIA integration channel to supply an in-wall dock for the iPad […]

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Earthworks Expands Installation Series Microphone Line


May 29, 2013, Milford, NH – Earthworks has expanded its Installation Series to include the IM12-W, a 12 inch gooseneck cardioid condenser microphone designed for fixed installations. The Series previously offered a 3 inch and 6 inch model. The primary applications for the IM Series include ceiling mounted teleconferencing, distance learning, surveillance, boardrooms, government facilities, […]

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VIZIO Continues to Lead as the #1 Selling LCD HDTV Brand and #1 in Sound Bar Sales for Q1


Irvine, CA – May 29, 2013 – VIZIO Inc., America’s #1 Selling LCD HDTV Brand, announced today Q1 2013 results, showing continued industry leadership as the #1 seller of LCD HDTVs with built-in Wi-Fi, selling over 3.2 million Smart HDTVs since 2010. With an HDTV portfolio that now includes Smart TVs with built-in Wi-Fi in […]

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Thomson Video Networks ANGA COM 2013 Preview


At ANGA COM 2013, Thomson Video Networks will display its dense and flexible ViBE™ CP6000 contribution system, the versatile ViBE EM4000 eight-channel encoder and Sapphire MPEG broadcast server, and the award-winning ViBE VS7000 multi-screen and HEVC solution for cable, IPTV, and over-the-top (OTT) delivery. High-Performance Solution for Contribution Applications ViBE™ CP6000 Contribution Platform The ViBE™ […]

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Christie Projectors Provide Flexibility for iGuzzini Conference Room


Leading Italian lighting manufacturer iGuzzini, has revamped its headquarters in Recanati, in the Italian region of Marche, to include a multifunctional space boasting a Christie Mirage projector for 3D screening capabilities as well as a Christie DWU670-E projector. iGuzzini manufactures lighting fixtures for architecture and street lighting. The family business, which was established more than […]

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Los Angeles, CA – May 2013 … When it comes to the intricacies of the recording studio, multi-Grammy® Award winning producer/engineer Joe Chiccarelli certainly knows the ropes. With a discography that includes a diverse and impressive group of artists, including Beck, U2, Elton John, the White Stripes, the Shins, The Strokes, The Killers, Tori Amos, […]

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Atomos at Cine Gear Expo 2013


Melbourne, Australia – 29th May, 2013: Atomos, the creator of the award-winning camera mounted recorders Ninja-2 and Samurai, and the pocket-sized Connect converters, will be demonstrating its full range of recorders and converters on booth S318 at Cine Gear Expo 2013, 31st May – 1st June 2013, The Studios at Paramount Hollywood, CA. Visitors to […]

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Tightrope Media Systems Optimizes Video Streaming for Digital Signage Via Interoperability With VSI Encoders


SANTA BARBARA, Calif. — May 29, 2013 — Visionary Solutions, Inc. (VSI) today announced that leading digital signage provider Tightrope Media Systems (TRMS) now supports H.264 streaming via VSI’s AVN encoders. Leveraging the new interoperability with VSI’s encoders, TRMS’ Carousel® digital signage platform can stream high-quality HD video alongside customized digital signage messaging. TRMS will […]

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Autonomic is Now Crestron Connected™ and Delivers Full Support to Crestron Touch Screens with High-Resolution Graphics


Armonk, NY. May 29, 2013—Autonomic, supplying the custom electronics industry with award-winning high performance cloud-based media solutions, has announced that the Mirage Media Server platform is now Crestron Connected™ and fully supports the Crestron media player application. The application is available to all Smart Graphics™ enabled interfaces, including the TSW touch screens with high-resolution graphics […]

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TouchSystems Upgrades V Series with LED-Backlit Touch Screens


May 28, 2013 – Austin, Texas – TouchSystems improves its V Series line of large-format touch displays with two eco-friendly and energy efficient touch screens. The two screens, 42 inches and 46 inches, boast a number of new features, including LED- backlighting, a feature that lowers energy consumption and reduces total cost of ownership. Carol […]

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Historic Paradise Theatre Reborn with L-ACOUSTICS as epikos church


MILWAUKEE, Wisconsin – May 2013 – Following an extensive $2 million renovation that spared it from the wrecking ball, the opulent Paradise Theatre in West Allis, Wisconsin has now been given a new lease on life–as the west campus to Milwaukee’s fast-growing epikos church. As part of the venue’s rebirth, the church hired Grand Rapids, […]

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Game-Changer Beamforming Microphone Array Takes Another Leap Ahead and Now Features Tabletop and Wall Mode Capabilities


SALT LAKE CITY, UTAH (May 24, 2013) —ClearOne (NASDAQ: CLRO) takes another leap ahead with the Pro Audio industry’s most powerful innovation, the Beamforming Microphone Array, now supporting tabletop and wall applications.  The best just got better, and continues to disrupt the Pro AV industry. “While others are trying to catch up, we are well […]

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TURBOSOUND FLASHLINE Delivers Pitch Perfect Sound for Emeli Sandé


5/22/2013 UK — TURBOSOUND’s FLASHLINE speaker system has delivered seamless, clear, and dynamic sound for Emeli Sandé’s Hammersmith Apollo show at the conclusion of her warmly received seven-date UK tour. The powerful and authoritative FLASHLINE line array system — designed to deliver hi-fi sound to large audiences using paper cone midrange transducers to deliver beautiful vocal frequencies — was specified by Sandé’s […]

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VUE Audiotechnik Appoints Jeff Taylor to Manage North American Sales Network


San Diego, CA (May 23, 2013) – VUE Audiotechnik today announced the immediate appointment of Jeff Taylor to manage the company’s North American sales organization. Taylor will report directly to VUE co-founder and Executive Vice President Jim Sides. In his new role, Taylor will be responsible for managing VUE’s network of independent sales reps, as well as […]

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Community Welcomes Peter E. Schmitt as Manufacturers’ Representative


May 21, 2013 – Community Professional Loudspeakers announces the appointment of Peter E. Schmitt Company as its sales representative for the Metropolitan New York City and North New Jersey territories. Established in 1926, the Peter E. Schmitt Company is a manufacturers’ representative firm for the professional audio, video, lighting, and OEM markets.   Serving low-voltage contractors […]

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ComQi Announces Major Release of its EnGage CMS Platform


ComQi reinforces its position as a global leader in digital multi-channel messaging solutions with the latest version of the award-winning content management system,EnGage.  Release 8.4 delivers to the end-user powerful real-time data integration, broader assortment of content widgets, improved HTML5 support, and advanced interactivity with touchscreens and mobile all of which provide additional tools to connect, engage, and influence […]

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RelampIt Hires New Marketing Talent


Bohemia, New York – May 23, 2013 RelampIt recently hired Brian Hallahan to help coordinate new programs within the marketing department. They recognize that new blood often brings about great innovation and ideas for companies, and Brian’s energy, experience and enthusiasm create the right cocktail to push the RelampIt marketing department to a new level. Brian will be involved with reimagining […]

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Extron Now Shipping VNR 100 VN-Matrix Single Channel Recorder


Anaheim, California (May 23, 2013) – Extron Electronics is pleased to announce the immediate availability of the VNR 100, a single channel recorder that digitally records and plays back high-definition computer graphics, video, audio, and data streamed inVN-Matrix® systems. It can simultaneously record and play back streaming content. This provides flexibility for recording and playback workflows, and can help increase the duty […]

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RSN Amplifies its Membership and Brand


PRINCETON JUNCTION, NJ – May 22, 2013 — The Rental and Staging Network (RSN), a network of geographically-diverse rental and staging companies with complete event capabilities, introduced a fresh logo for the organization, and welcomed two new members, Niza Productions, based in Mexico City and Tech Rentals based in both Atlanta, Georgia and Nashville, Tennessee. Dedicated to […]

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AVI-SPL Wins Tampa Convention Center’s AV Contract


TAMPA, Fla., – May 22, 2013 – AVI-SPL, the world’s leading video communications partner, has been awarded the audio visual and conferencing support services contract for the Tampa Convention Center. During this multi-year deal, AVI-SPL’s Hotel and Event Production Services Division will be the Convention Center’s in-house provider for audio visual and production services. With an experienced on-site team, AVI-SPL will provide […]

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Cathedral of Faith Church Relies on Hitachi for HD Upgrade


WOODBURY, New York, May 22, 2013 – When San Jose-based Cathedral of Faith Church began its HD overhaul last year, they looked to systems integrator Spectaveris to select video production equipment that best met their needs. After carefully considering their camera choices, the Texas-based integrator found Hitachi Kokusai Electric America SK-HD1000 multi-format digital HDTV production cameras were ideal for their client. Five […]

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Broadcast Pix Delivers Enhanced iPad Control Panel App


Billerica, Massachusetts – May 22, 2013 – Broadcast Pix™ today announced Version 2.0 of its popular iPixPanel app for Apple iPad, which can control any Broadcast Pix integrated production system to provide an intuitive wireless control surface for the operator. V2 adds a three-axis virtual joystick, rotary knobs, additional mnemonics, and enhanced connectivity. Priced at $9.99, it is a […]

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Salamander Brings Design-Your-Own Premium A/V Furniture Solutions to Commercial Markets


Bloomfield, CT May 22nd, 2013 — Salamander Designs, Ltd., a leader in premium quality audio/video entertainment furniture, theater/lounge seating and accessories for over 20 years will be exhibiting commercial A/V furniture solutions at InfoComm 2013, Booth #1739—June 12-14 in Orlando, FL. Salamander’s design-your-own concept enables customers to tailor their A/V furniture to ideally suit each […]

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Atlona to Host Atlona Academy Webinar on Conference Room AV Installations on May 29


SAN JOSE, Calif. — May 20, 2013 — Atlona® today announced that the company will be hosting an Atlona Academy webinar titled “Digital Conference Room” on May 29 from 11 a.m. – 12 p.m. PDT. The one-hour session will explore how to make conference room installations more successful using Atlona products. Presented by Dan Tye, […]

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