DTEN Appoints Romain Vital as Country Manager for France and Southern Europe

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DTEN announced the appointment of Romain Vital as country manager for France and Southern Europe. Vital comes with experience in channel sales across the AV, UC and collaboration space and has previously worked for LifeSize, Polycom and Pexip before joining DTEN. “We are thrilled to have Romain join our EMEA Team. Romain’s natural drive, passion […]

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LG Finally Enters UCC Market With New Interactive Displays and Wireless Sharing Tech

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LG Business Solutions USA announced the LG One: Quick series of conferencing and collaboration solutions LCDs. The series includes the 55-inch all-in-one LG One:Quick Works videoconferencing display (model 55CT5WJ), a 43-inch LG One:Quick Flex touch display (model 43HT3WJ) and the LG One:Quick Share (model SC-00DA) wireless presentation system. The presentation system plugs into the USB […]

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DiGiCo Names Austin Freshwater as Managing Director

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Austin Freshwater has been appointed as the next managing director of digital audio mixing console specialist, DiGiCo, effective immediately. The directors of DiGiCo’s parent company, Audiotonix, made this decision due to Austin’s unprecedented performance against the unpredictable landscape of the Covid-19 pandemic. “We were talking about Austin moving into the MD position just before COVID-19 […]

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Barco Introduces F400-HR Native 4K Projector

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Barco announced the introduction of the F400-HR, calling it the industry’s first single-chip native 4K resolution projector and aiming it at the training and simulation markets. The F400-HR is developed to bring 4K image quality to advanced simulator systems. Using a 4,096 x 2,176 DCI 4K chip, it can also show 6K and higher resolution […]

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DSP Concepts and LG Electronics Partner To Develop GP9 UltraGear Gaming Speaker

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DSP Concepts announced its work with LG Electronics to develop the UltraGear Gaming Speaker (GP9), the first gaming speaker with built-in voice communication running Audio Weaver TalkTogether technology. The GP9 speaker delivers full-duplex gameplay, which requires no headset. By partnering with DSP Concepts, LG has been able to accelerate the development process to bring the […]

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IBC 2021 in Amsterdam Is Canceled, but It Would Be a Bad Idea to Even Consider Canceling ISE Yet

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The International Broadcasting Convention (IBC), the annual global show aimed at broadcasters and content creators of TV and radio programming, has canceled its planned Dec. 3-6 trade show. The show, which usually draws over 50,000 attendees and another 5000 exhibitors, issued a statement yesterday that cited the sharp rise in COVID-19 cases in the Netherlands specifically. Starting in […]

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Meyer Sound Introduces Spacemap Go Plug-in for VENUE 7 Platform and Pro Tools Digital Audio Workstation

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Meyer Sound announced the introduction of a new Spacemap Go plug-in for the VENUE 7 software platform and the Pro Tools digital audio workstation. Available immediately, the free AAX plug-in enables users of Avid VENUE | S6L systems to directly access functions of the Spacemap Go spatial sound design and live mixing tool from the […]

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Vivitek Introduces NovoStage Collaboration Software for Windows To Allow For Multiscreen Presentation

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Vivitek introduced NovoStage, a Windows-based wireless collaboration software solution, to enable users to present to multiple screens simultaneously on the main display. NovoStage combines applications like Zoom and content from Windows Computers and iPads. Engineered to be compatible with content from iOS, MacOS, Android, Windows, Chromebook and Ubuntu, NovoStage transforms any Windows Display into a collaboration solution […]

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Bower & Wilkins Offers New Versions of 700 Series Standmounts and Loudspeakers

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Bowers & Wilkins has launched two new versions of its 705 Signature standmount and 702 Signature floor-standing loudspeakers. Available in Midnight Blue Metallic paint, the 705 Signature and 702 Signature models feature the same drive unit design and crossover componentry as the existing Datuk Gloss-finished 700 Series Signature models. Both Midnight Blue Metallic loudspeakers feature […]

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SDVoE Alliance and Xyte Partnership Will Provide Monitoring and Management Service for Alliance Members

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Cloud services company Xyte announced a strategic partnership with the SDVoE Alliance that will bring Xyte’s cloud connectivity platform to all 54 SDVoE Alliance members, providing a unified monitoring and management platform for more than 700 members products. SDVoE Alliance members now have access to the standardized monitoring and management platform to launch revenue-generating managed […]

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Digital Signage Federation To Join DSE 2022 Conference as Industry Association Partner

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Questex’s Digital Signage Experience 2022 (aka: the DSE Show) announced the Digital Signage Federation (DSF) will join the conference as an Industry Association partner. DSE takes place March 22-24, 2022, in Las Vegas at the Las Vegas Convention Center. DSF is a not-for-profit independent voice of the digital signage industry. Since its inception in 2010, […]

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Brompton Tessera processors Power New XR Stage at South Korean NP Studio

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Delivering immersive experiences that blurs the lines between the physical and virtual, the new XR stage from South Korea’s NP studio offers a technologically advanced content production environment that meets the expectations of even the most demanding of NP’s clients. Working in close collaboration with ARK Ventures Inc South Korea, the studio’s impressive equipment inventory […]

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Nureva Inc To Present Worldwide Debut of Nureva XT at ISE 2022

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Nureva Inc. announced it will participate in ISE 2022 and present its worldwide debut of  Nureva XT, an integrated end-to-end solution combining Nureva audio with a camera and premium services for hybrid classrooms. Visitors to ISE on Feb. 1-4, 2022, can visit Nureva’s stand at 2F250 in the Unified Communications and Education Technology Zone to learn […]

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VuWall’s Video Wall Management Software Certified To Run With Genetec Security Center 5.10

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VuWall announced that its video wall management software is now officially certified by the Genetec Development Acceleration Program to run with Genetec Security Center 5.10. The plug-in ensures VuWall’s functionality within the Genetec ecosystem, letting operators control content without the need to switch applications. Working with the Genetec software interface, operators can remotely display and […]

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ISE 2022 Redesigns Show Floor With Six New Technology Zones

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Exhibitors are signing up to take part in ISE 2022! Over 700 exhibitors have already committed, including bellwether brands Barco, Crestron, KNX, Kramer, LG, Panasonic, Samsung and Sony — to name just a few! The show floor has been redesigned and will also feature a brand-new Discovery Zone, highlighting 40 new companies exhibiting for the […]

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Riedel’s Expands Vienna Research and Development Hub

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Extending its global leadership in IP-enabled hardware and software solutions, Riedel Communications has expanded the company’s new R&D hub in Vienna and ramped up its capacity to drive technical innovation and accelerate Riedel customers’ path toward the IP future. The expansion doubles the size of Riedel’s Vienna offices, which neighbor the Euro Plaza technology park, […]

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WALL-SMART Now Shipping Flush Mounts Customized for Apple iPad Mini 6 Tablet

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WALL-SMART is shipping flush mounts customized for Apple’s recently released iPad Mini 6 tablet. You can order it with or without an audio grille for installation in drywall during construction and mounts with bezels for retrofit applications as well as mounts for installation in solid surfaces like marble, wood and concrete are available. WALL-SMART’s new flush […]

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Almo and MuxLab Enter Product Distribution Partnership

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Almo Professional A/V has entered a distribution partnership with MuxLab to provide integrators and resellers with a range of equipment for production-centric use. “Live events are happening and livestreaming remains critical to effectively broadcast these events around the globe,” said Rob Ziv, Almo’s vice president of business development and strategy. “This distribution alignment expands Almo’s […]

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Studio Technologies Now Shipping StudioComm System With Model 792 Center Controller and Model 793 Control Console

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Studio Technologies is now shipping the StudioComm System with Dante Support, consisting of the Model 792 Central Controller and the Model 793 Control Console. With the variety of audio formats and channel counts used in modern production workflows, audio personnel have a heightened need for specialized source selection and level control equipment. StudioComm System allows […]

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Absen Now Shipping Clear Cobalt Series of MicroLED Displays First Introduced at InfoComm 2021

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Absen is already shipping the new Clear Cobalt (CL) Series or miniLED products. These were introduced live with rAVe during InfoComm 2021. Here’s a video covering the series: The Clear Cobalt Series (CL Series) supports 2K/4K/8K applications and is designed for control rooms, corporate lobbies, TV studios, large conference rooms and luxury homes. Features of […]

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C2G Now Shipping the Performance Series Ultra High Speed HDMI Cables With Ethernet

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C2G announced that the Performance Series Ultra High Speed HDMI cables with Ethernet are now shipping. Offering up to 48Gbps (yes, that means you can do full 4K uncompressed), the cables support all HDMI 2.1 features, including uncompressed 8K at 60Hz and 4K at 120Hz, dynamic HDR and eARC. C2G’s Performance Series cables support dynamic HDR […]

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GLP Creative Light 1 Plus Lights the Way for Ellie Goulding Album Tour

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When Ellie Goulding announced a short, six-date tour this autumn to promote her most recent album, “Brightest Blue,” the artist’s long-standing lighting designer, Cate Carter, started working on a design. She had been looking into color-tunable LED sources with a CRMX receiver. Andy Scott from Lite Alternative, the designer’s equipment vendor, introduced her to GLP’s […]

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Video Window’s pOrtal Opens a New Kind of Doorway Thanks to Benediktas Gylys Foundation Partnership

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Video Window announced pOrtal, an 11-ton outdoor video art installation designed to unite people across time and space, thanks to a new partnership with the Benediktas Gylys Foundation. Video Window powers pOrtal’s 24/7 connection between residents of two European cities, who can see and interact with each other via a live broadcast. Collaboration Squared, makers […]

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Matt Shaw Joins Collabtech Group as Vice President of Business Development

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Matt Shaw has joined Collabtech Group as vice president of business development. Matt’s previous experience includes him working as the lead on major projects at Microsoft within the unified communications arena. He was the global marketing lead for the Microsoft Surface Hub and was responsible for establishing it as a front-of-room collaboration device for the modern […]

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AVIXA’s September ProAV Sales Index Shows Decrease in Sales From August

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According to AVIXA’s ongoing ProAV market research, September’s so-called “AV sales index” (AVI-S) was down from 68.2 in August to 62.6 in September. AVI-S respondents claimed a number of issues, including the pandemic, supply chain issues and a general uncertainty. However, the light in the month was a positive trend in return to live events, preparation of offices […]

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Salsa Sound Releases MIXaiR 2.0, a Software Version of the Live Spatial Audio Mixer for Sports Broadcasting

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Salsa Sound has released MIXaiR version 2.0 to deliver multiple automated spatial audio mixes for the same listening experience, whether over headphones or loudspeaker setups. It requires no tracking or manual operation as the system takes audio feeds from existing broadcast microphones at a stadium. It relies on AI algorithms to detect, mix in and enhance […]

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IHSE Acquires kvm-tec To Expand Product Portfolio and Customer Base

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IHSE announced the company has acquired IT security specialist kvm-tec. Founded in 2006, kvm-tec develops and distributes KVM-over-IP solutions (KVMoIP) to extend and switch computer signals. The company enables the transmission of the signals via the standard IP protocol in existing networks. IHSE is a global technology provider for KVM solutions (keyboard, video and mouse) via proprietary […]

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SDVoE Alliance Announces 8K AV-over-IP Transport Solution in Upcoming Transmitter and Receiver Products

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The SDVoE Alliance announced what it calls the “world’s first 8K AV-over-IP transport solution.” Soon-to-be-released SDVoE transmitters and receivers deliver 8K video across a standard network and are entirely backward compatible with 4K SDVoE systems. HDMI 2.1 defines many 8K formats with varying bit depth, chroma subsampling, frame rate and color space. SDVoE 8K supports […]

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HP Wants To Put ‘Presence’ in the Hybrid Work Era

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If you’re late to the party, you’d better bring something special. HP Inc. launched “HP Presence,” a portfolio of conferencing and collaboration solutions. In 2015, HP split its operation: on one side is HP Inc., the printer and PC company. The other side, HPE (Hewlett Packard Enterprise) company, deals with enterprise products and services. This launch […]

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Audio-Technica Intros BP898 Cardioid Condenser Lavalier Microphone and BP899 Omnidirectional Condenser Lavalier Microphone

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Audio-Technica introduced the low-profile BP898 Subminiature Cardioid Condenser Lavalier Microphone and BP899 Subminiature Omnidirectional Condenser Lavalier Microphone. The BP898 and BP899 are available in a number of different terminations (for wired or wireless use) that suit them to the entire range of lavalier mic applications. The BP898 is available in five black-finished models, all with permanently attached cables and varying […]

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MAXHUB Releases P22MB Smart Lectern for Wireless Presentation Control

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MAXHUB announced the P22MB Smart Lectern for centralized and wireless control of meeting or presentation spaces.  Presenters can control their presentation system and integrated lectern microphones via a 21.5-inch interactive touch screen from the podium. The P22MB podium also features whiteboarding and collaboration software, along with wireless sharing that enables a laptop to be included in the presentation. […]

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ViewSonic Launches ViewBoard Box Media Player Version of myViewBoard Ecosystem

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ViewSonic has launched the ViewBoard Box, a palm-sized media player that is basically the hardware version of the myViewBoard ecosystem that’s designed to bring collaboration to learning spaces. The ViewBoard Box is designed to upgrade existing displays to enable digital classrooms with myViewBoard Suite for better collaboration while offering centralized control over display devices with the […]

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