Blustream Expands Video-Over-IP Portfolio With New Transmitter and Receiver

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Blustream announced it is now shipping the latest addition to its video-over-IP portfolio, the IP250UHD 4K multicast platform featuring Dante integration. Adding to the company’s existing IP200UHD family of products, the IP250UHD-TX transmitter and IP250UHD-RX video scaling receiver distribute ultra HD and 4K video with HDCP 2.2 over a single category or fiber cable. It also […]

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DPA Microphones and Klang:technologies Collaborate on Live Event Sound System

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DPA Microphones and KLANG:technologies have teamed up to create a system that will enable live event teams to immerse singers and musicians in their on-stage performances. The solution integrates DPA’s 5100 Mobile Surround Microphone and KLANG’s Immersive Mixing Processor for a fully engaging experience. The collaboration came to fruition during a series of workshops between KLANG and DPA. […]

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Dynacord Updates SONICUE Sound System Software With Free Control App for iOS

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Dynacord’s SONICUE sound system software has added the free SONICUE Control app for iOS devices. SONICUE sound system software addresses the entire sound system, and the release of SONICUE V1.2.2 adds enhanced functionality to the ecosystem. SONICUE Control is a panel-viewer app that allows users to operate control panels created using the SONICUE control panel […]

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Origin Acoustics Purchases Ambisonic Systems

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Origin Acoustics announced they’ve purchased Ambisonic Systems, a manufacturer of performance luxury pro and residential loudspeaker systems from Lake Havasu City, Arizona. The company was founded in 2009 by Jeffery Coombs and specializes in high-output, audiophile-quality sound reinforcement loudspeakers and ribbon-line arrays. The full range of Ambisonic Systems loudspeakers includes a vast line of outdoor […]

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Finding a New Route to Market

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After the pandemic, many of us will set out to explore new routes to market. Selim Morlevi wants to drive there. In a van. As the founder of Create-4, a pioneer in experiential marketing in Turkey, he develops tech experiences for retail hospitality point of sale and consumer goods manufacturers. He’s worked with holographs, AI, […]

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Belgium’s First-of-Its-Kind Immersive AV Story

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Of course, Belgium is home to many immersive AV experiences in museums, corporations, and institutions. Yet this one, from Studio 100 and CityCubes, is an independent immersive story-telling business model. After, everyone loves a good story. And today’s AV technology lets you begin each story’s “Once upon a time…” with immersive video and audio. This […]

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The Outernet London Partners With Ventuz for World’s Largest Multi-8K Led Immersive Entertainment and Broadcast Environment

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Outernet is a global network of immersive media and culture districts designed to provide experiences for entertainment, brand activation and retail the likes of which have never been seen before. London will kick off a global roll out with further sites planned in New York, Los Angeles and Europe. Outernet will feature the world’s first […]

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L-Acoustics Expands SB Lineup with Ultra-Compact SB10i Subwoofer

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L-Acoustics announced the launch of its newest addition to the SB lineup, the SB10i. Equipped with a single 10-inch driver, 27-Hz bandwidth limit and 124-dB maximum SPL output, the SB10i measures 21.3 inches long by 21.3 inches wide by 6.7 inches tall (540 by 540 by 170 millimeters) and weighs 33 pounds (15 kilograms). The […]

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TEAC Corporation Develops TASCAM XLR Microphone Adaptor for Mirrorless Cameras

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TEAC Corporation announced the development of the TASCAM CA-XLR2d professional audio XLR microphone adapter for mirrorless cameras. This product is targeted for worldwide release by the end of 2021. The CA-XLR2d lineup is a collaboration between TEAC Corporation working independently with Canon Inc., FUJIFILM Corporation and Nikon Corporation. The strategy is to combine leading camera […]

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Epic Games Releases Unreal Engine 4.27 Software, Now Integrates with disguise Plugins

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Epic Games has dropped its latest software release, Unreal Engine 4.27, and disguise users will be among the first to take advantage. disguise worked alongside the Unreal Engine team to create a ready-made solution for its users with the 4.27 release. With disguise’s new r19 software release, together with their freely available, open-sourced RenderStream plugin, […]

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Extron Updates DTP Line With New Transmitter and Receiver Series

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Extron announced the availability of the DTP3 Series, the newest 4K/60 HDMI products to join the DTP line. The DTP3 T 202 transmitter and DTP3 R 201 receiver provide a long-distance signal extension of HDMI and bidirectional RS-232 signals up to 330 feet (100 meters) over the new Extron XTP DTP 22 shielded twisted pair […]

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Technische Unie Uses PPDS to Educate Dutch Businesses on Smarter Working Inside New 450sqm Inspiration Centre

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PPDS announced its exclusive range of Philips interactive digital signage and video wall solutions have been selected and installed inside Dutch wholesaler Technische Unie’s, brand-new 450sqm Inspiration Centre. Based in Eindhoven, Technische Unie has been a driving force in the progression of businesses across every industry since 1880. Working with more than 700 suppliers worldwide, […]

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Ready Player AV?

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My university, a small liberal arts college in the middle of nowhere, recently announced an esports team and hired a coach. That’s surprising to many alumni who don’t realize the esports audience has grown to 474 million globally. (If it were a country, the esports population would make it onto the Worldometer list as the […]

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Extended Reality Technologies Offer a New Stage for the Entertainment Industry

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Emerging technologies that combine reality with virtual environments are making a remarkable breakthrough across many applications. Extended Reality, or XR, is the term used to describe this blend of technologies. It is one of the most exciting developments in film, television and real-world applications where virtual and real worlds combine around the talent. The goal […]

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Beyerdynamic’s PHONUM Bluetooth Speakerphone Now Barco Clickshare Conference Certified

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Beyerdynamic announced that its wireless Bluetooth speakerphone, PHONUM, is now certified to work with the Barco ClickShare Conference. The company says PHONUM is designed for all types of meetings. Using audio or video call apps such as Skype or Zoom, PHONUM works as a portable hands-free solution in home offices, huddle spaces and small meeting […]

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QSC Expands Q-SYS Line of Microsoft Teams Rooms Certified Products

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QSC has expanded its portfolio of Microsoft Teams Rooms certified meeting room accessories with the addition of several new Q-SYS products. The certified solutions include additional Q-SYS Core processing options, the Core 8 Flex, Core Nano and NV-32-H (Core Capable). These provide more options to rightsize processing needs for a particular room size and I/O […]

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PROLIGHTS Releases Latest EclProfile FWVW Lighting Fixture

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PROLIGHTS released its latest EclProfile FWVW lighting fixture. The latest release is a variable white LED ellipsoidal with linear color correction temperature (CCT) between 2,700K to 5,600K. This new unit uses the same body and optical accessories as the EclProfile CT+ (the six-color mixing version) and the EclProfile FW (a fixed-white unit in tungsten or […]

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Avnu Alliance Announces New Initiative for TSN Interoperability

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Avnu Alliance announced a new initiative to align TSN interoperability in the network ecosystem. In the Silicon Validation Task Group, silicon and IP companies— including Analog Devices, Intel, Keysight Technologies, Microchip, NXP Semiconductors, Texas Instruments and TTTech — will work together to ensure that the TSN features various profiles interoperate.  This task group will allow competitors […]

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DisplayNote Releases New and Updated Launcher Meeting Software

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DisplayNote announced the release of its meeting room software Launcher. Launcher is a smart interface for the meeting room display that allows users to view calendars, launch calls and access content. Launcher allows users to access their files and launch calls across multiple video platforms in the meeting space. In their latest software update, Launcher […]

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ViewSonic Launches ViewBoard 4320 Collaborative Display Board

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ViewSonic launched the ViewBoard 4320 Collaborative Board. Aimed at smaller spaces, the ViewBoard 4320 is a 43-inch Ultra HD 4K display with in-cell touch technology and 10-point, multitouch functionality. Using a single USB-C connection for two-way touch, power and source connectivity, the ViewBoard 4320 includes the myViewBoard suite to create a secure environment to collaborate in […]

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Listen Technologies Appoints Maile Keone as President and CEO

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Listen Technologies announced its board of directors has appointed Maile Keone as president and chief executive officer. Russ Gentner, founder, chairman and chief executive officer, will transition to chairman and chief strategist. “I’ve enjoyed seeing the growth of the organization over the past 23 years, and I’m excited for the next phase with Maile at […]

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Xilica Launches Xilica Gio Line for Personal Device and AV System Connection

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Xilica launched Xilica Gio, a range of three networked endpoints for bridging personal devices to installed AV systems. The initial Xilica Gio series features three Dante interface products for USB, Bluetooth and XLR connectivity within collaborative and reconfigurable AV environments. All three Xilica Gio interfaces claim to drive greater adoption of bring-your-own-meeting (BYOM) strategies and […]

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Extron Introduces the TLI Pro 201 TouchLink Interface

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Extron introduced the TLI Pro 201 TouchLink Interface. The TLI Pro 201 allows a third-party 4K touchscreen display to be used as a point of control within an Extron IP Link Pro or Pro xi control system. This interface includes a scaled HDCP 2.2-compliant HDMI input for video preview, supporting resolutions up to 4K/30. The […]

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Unified Communications Unit Sales Soar 76% Year-on-Year Across Europe 

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European distribution sales of unified communications (UC) products have surged by 76% so far this year compared to the same period in 2020, with more modest growth expected for the second half of 2021, according to CONTEXT, the IT market intelligence company. CONTEXT’s figures cover the entire UC market, including collaboration headsets, cameras, speakers, microphones, […]

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Samsung Creates Video Wall Processor Certification, Names VuWall as First Manufacturer to Achieve It

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Samsung Electronics Co., Ltd. announced a new video wall processor certification program, naming VuWall as the first video wall processor manufacturer to attain the certification. The certification program, developed by Samsung to ensure interoperability with the company’s microLED technology, The Wall, verifies that VuWall’s VuScape video wall controller is optimized to operate with The Wall. […]

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Audinate Releases Dante Domain Manager Version 1.2

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Audinate announced the availability of Dante Domain Manager version 1.2. This new version improves how AV and IT managers use and maintain their Dante-based AV network and supports a more flexible range of purchase options. All editions of Dante Domain Manager are now expandable to accommodate growing needs for Dante nodes or Dante domains. Features previously […]

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Magewell Introduces Cloud Multi-device Management System

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Magewell announced its new Magewell Cloud multi-device management software. The Magewell Cloud software provides centralized configuration and control of multiple Magewell IP encoders and decoders. It also offers stream management features including protocol conversion and SRT gateway functionality. Magewell Cloud supports remote management of all of the company’s current hardware solutions for streaming and IP […]

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Extron Releases IPL EXP I/O Series of Control System Expansion Interfaces

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Extron announced the availability of select models of its IPL EXP I/O Series of control system expansion interfaces. These are a convenient way to put extra control ports and functionality where you need them in your system. These expansion interfaces pair exclusively with the IPCP Pro xi Series of control processors, which are securely configured […]

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Vivitek Announces D6000Z Series of Large Venue Laser Projectors

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Vivitek announced the new D6000Z Series of WUXGA large-venue laser projectors made up of the DU6198Z and the DU6298Z, both single-chip DLP that uses a laser light source. Built to deliver a brightness of 8,500 and 10,000 ANSI Lumens respectively, they include Vivitek’s new color technology, multiple modes of operation and High Dynamic Range (HDR10) […]

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VOD Visual Releases New LED Video Wall Solution, ‘The Edge’

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VOD Visual launched The Edge, an LED video wall solution designed to directly replace LCD. The 55-inch panels claim to be the largest single die-cast cabinets on the market and are available in 0.9-millimeter, 1.2-millimeter, 1.5-millimeter, 1.8-millimeter and 2.5-millimeter pixel pitches. All are front serviceable. The panels fit together without any bezel. Each module weighs […]

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