5 Things We Learned About Digital Signage During the Pandemic


The past year demonstrated how the immense flexibility of digital signage helped many organizations quickly adapt to operate safely during the pandemic. And while we’re not yet out of the woods, this is a good time to reflect on some takeaways from the COVID-19 crisis. 1. The flexibility of digital signage has been a lifesaver […]

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Leon Delivers “sustainable Sound” to Adrian Grenier’s Brooklyn Brownstone Remodel


Custom-tailored audio system from Leon Speakers combines environmentally-friendly materials and design-conscious aesthetics to compliment an impressive five-story fixer upper. Ann Arbor, MI – He may be best known for his leading role as Vincent Chase in HBO’s highly acclaimed series, “Entourage,” but Adrian Grenier could be described as the modern-day poster child for sustainable and […]

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Victory Church Engages the World With Pliant Technologies MicroCom XR


System’s Affordability and Wireless Capabilities Provide a Dependable Solution for In-person and Live-streamed Services WESTMINSTER, CO, APRIL 13, 2021 — For Victory Church, entering the live-stream world was something that they aimed to achieve within the next few years, but when the pandemic struck, it was a shift that they needed to make within a […]

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Biamp Awarded Patent for Magic Cable


Biamp says it has been awarded a patent from the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office for its “Magic Cable,” used in the company’s Desono family of business audio loudspeakers. Magic Cable comprises two stainless steel suspension cables, two 18 AWG signal conductors within a separate cable jacket, and integrated ripcords that allow the installer to […]

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TASCAM Debuts TM-250U USB Condenser Microphone


TASCAM just debuted the TM-250U USB Condenser Microphone that’s designed for direct connection to a computer for audio podcasting, dialog and vocal recording, music recording, conferencing and other forms of online audio. The TASCAM TM-250U connects via USB and has a super-cardioid polar pattern and a frequency response of 20Hz~20kHz and is compatible with Windows, […]

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Crestron Launches Horizon Thermostat


Crestron announced the launch of the Horizon Thermostat, a touch screen smart thermostat for a two-wire install into any thermostat location. The Horizon Thermostat can react to dynamic routines in response to data from onboard temperature, humidity and proximity sensors. When integrated with the Crestron Home platform, Horizon Thermostats act in concert with other smart […]

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ARX Debuts Ultra deBalancer


ARX just debuted the Ultra deBalancer, a two-channel audio de-balancer and switchable +4dB or -10dB Level Optimizer, specifically designed to handle the critical task of converting Pro Audio balanced outputs to unbalanced signals. With so many different consumer products in today’s “BYOD” environment, you need to be prepared with the right equipment on hand to […]

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Userful Corporation Appoints Shane Vega as Director of Product Marketing and Business Development


Userful Corporation announced the appointment of Shane Vega as director of product marketing and business development. In this role, Vega will be responsible for scaling the product team and managing Userful’s product suite. “We are happy to have Shane join the Userful team”, said John Marshall, CEO of Userful. “His expertise in control rooms and […]

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MSolutions Releases New, Updated GUI for MS-TestPro


MSolutions has a new GUI for the MS-TestPro that the company says has a more intuitive and responsive experience for AV installers and tech managers, along with more accessible features that simplify and accelerate the testing and certification process. MSolutions says installers will find less clutter and more legible menus with simpler navigation while working […]

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Steven Simpson Is Datapath’s New Sales and Account Manager for the Middle East


Datapath announced Steven Simpson as its new sales and account manager for the Middle East. Simpson brings experience to Datapath’s Middle East presence, as he lived and worked in the region for over 17 years. With experience in both in sales and project management, his CV includes tenures with Crestron and, more recently, Mitsubishi. Simpson’s […]

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Barco and IMAX Corporation Expand Laser Cinema Partnership


Barco and IMAX Corporation have announced the further expansion of their long-standing relationship. The goal is to reinforce the provision of laser cinema experiences to audiences worldwide. As part of the expansion of their ongoing partnership, the companies will now collaborate on optimizing the use of Barco’s latest laser light source technology to help power […]

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Pikasso Displays Teams Up With Broadsign Programmatic DOOH Platform


Pikasso and Broadsign announced that they’ve teamed to bring Pikasso’s network of digital-out-of-home (DOOH) displays to the Broadsign Reach programmatic DOOH supply-side-platform (SSP). With Pikasso’s DOOH inventory on-boarded to Reach, which is integrated with more than 30 omnichannel and DOOH demand-side platforms (DSPs), media buyers can now opt to incorporate Pikasso’s roadside, shopping mall and […]

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Royer Labs, Deering Banjo Company and Compass Records Team up on Recording Banjo Videos


Stellar performances captured by the industry’s leading ribbon microphones Burbank, CA… Deering Banjo Company’s passion for building banjos is, ultimately, for creating the magic of music. And there is no better way to capture these instruments than with ribbon microphones from Royer Labs—specifically using the models R-121, R-122MKII, and R-122V. Deering Banjo Company’s VP Sales […]

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LAVNCH and LEARN: ViewSonic — Collaborative Education and Workplace Solutions


On March 31, THE rAVe Agency Founder and Director Gary Kayye was joined by ViewSonic’s Ryan Strayer, Dan Sharpe and Chris Graefe for another installment of our LAVNCH & LEARN sessions. The session — titled “Collaborative Education and Workplace Solutions” — aimed to discuss ViewSonic’s exciting new products designed to foster collaboration in workplace and […]

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Pexip to Study AI, Deep Learning Via NVIDIA GPU-Accelerated AI Software


Pexip announced it will explore the usage of NVIDIA GPU-accelerated AI software to understand how advanced technologies such as conversational AI and deep learning can create a more immersive and engaging video meeting experience for everyone, regardless of device. The GPU-accelerated NVIDIA Maxine SDK enables capabilities such as super resolution, artifact reduction, face tracking, body […]

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Glitterbox and GLP Bring Curtain Down on Comic Relief with Red Nose Rave


San Fernando (USA), 9 th April 2021: Joining forces with Red Nose Day and kitchen disco Isolation Nation, Glitterbox recently brought the curtain down on BBC1 Comic Relief’s main event. The online Red Nose Rave, the special after-party, further boosted the BBC1 fund-raiser. Taking place on a custom stage at the world-famous Royal Albert Hall, the venue was […]

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L-Acoustics Conquers the “Perfect Storm for a PA System” at Passion City Church’s New Cumberland, Georgia Location


CUMBERLAND, Georgia – April 2021 – Passion City Church (PCC) was born out of the Passion Movement, a decades old movement within the collegiate generation known for introducing songs that are sung all over the world, as well as vibrant, large-scale events, particularly the annual Passion Conference. This year’s conference kicked off 2021 on New […]

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Here’s the World’s First Non-Socially Distanced Concert, Thanks to L-Acoustics


“Haere Mai Wellington, welcome to the biggest show on earth!” exclaimed Six60’s lead singer Matiu Walters to an exhilarated 32,000-strong audience at Wellington’s Sky Stadium. In fact, crowds at open-air venues welcomed the homegrown band on each of their six shows for their Six60 Saturday’s tour in early 2021. Throughout the tour, fans enjoyed the band’s electrifying […]

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Phoenix Suns Team up With BlueJeans by Verizon to Drive New Era of Fan and Partner Engagement


April 8, 2021 BASKING RIDGE, N.J. – Verizon Business today announced the Phoenix Suns are using BlueJeans by Verizon to deliver a “Second Screen” experience that provides a new, safe, and interactive way for fans to watch and engage with their favorite team and brands across the NBA. Part of a larger, long-term strategic relationship with Verizon to […]

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Neptune by Peerless-AV Launches Neptune Shade Series Outdoor TVs


Neptune by Peerless-AV has announced the launch of Neptune Shade Series Outdoor TVs. The new Shade Series product line includes 55″, 65″ and 75″ outdoor TV options, all of which come with a free Neptune Outdoor Tilting Wall Mount. An all-season solution for year-round outdoor entertainment and living, Neptune Shade Series Outdoor TVs can be […]

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Lumens IP PTZ Camera Now Integrated With Bosch Conference Systems


Lumens Digital Optics announced the new partnership with Bosch on the integration of Lumens IP PTZ cameras with Bosch conference systems. The Lumens VC-A71P 4K 60-frames-per-second IP PTZ camera, VC-A61P 4K 30-fps IP PTZ camera, and VC-A50P 1080p IP PTZ camera deliver an ultra-clear live video image quality. Its rotational ability allows it to horizontally […]

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Alcons Pro-Ribbons Floating in Iconic Arctic Cathedral


The distinctive triangular shape of Tromsdalen Church (Ishavskatedralen, or the Arctic Cathedral) is one of the most recognised landmarks in the Norwegian city of Tromsø. But despite its iconic status as a place of worship, tourist attraction and symbol of the city, for many years it suffered from poor sound for the services and many […]

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How New Retail Shelf Screens Transformed the Way, L’Oréal Interacts with Store Customers


Back Ground Globally known for quality, efficacy, and innovation, the L’Oréal Group has been a leading beauty products manufacturer for 112 years. With over 35 internationally known brands such as MAYBELLINE New York, GARNIER, GIORGIO ARMANI BEAUTY, Yves Saint Laurent, Ralph Lauren, and L’ANCOME PARIS, the L’Oréal Group features a robust portfolio of industry-leading brands […]

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Chico Church Uses NewTek TriCaster to Offer Live Video and Connect Community During COVID-19 Restrictions


SAN ANTONIO, TX–April 8, 2021—Bidwell Presbyterian Church in Chico, California has many digital offerings, including a mobile app and live video of its worship services available to all – offerings that went from impressive to critical during the COVID-19 global pandemic. “About two years ago we looked to video to enhance what we’re already doing, […]

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University of North Carolina Greensboro Installs Sony Beamforming Ceiling Mics Across Campus


Despite being in existence for more than 125 years, University of North Carolina Greensboro (UNCG) continues to use the latest cutting-edge technology to innovate and help support its core mission of providing engaging academic programs that unleash student potential and make a meaningful impact in the community and world. Challenged with a year like no […]

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Diversified Upgrades Audio System for Philadelphia Eagles Home Stadium


Lincoln Financial Field opened in 2003 as the home stadium for the Philadelphia Eagles NFL team. In addition to Eagles football, it regularly hosts the Temple University Owls, the Army-Navy game and many soccer games each season. In 2017, the Stadium staff asked Diversified to design a new, upgraded audio system for the seating bowl. Diversified developed a comprehensive design, […]

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Utelogy Corporation Intros Drivers for Lightware Visual Engineering’s Video Matrix Switchers and Signal Extension Systems


Utelogy Corporation has expanded its Utelligence Program by introducing new drivers for Lightware Visual Engineering’s Video Matrix Switchers and Signal Extension systems. Lightware’s solutions offer data and analytics to users in an open and agnostic way. By partnering with Utelogy, the company utilizes Utelogy’s software tools for monitoring and managing the AV devices in its […]

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