BK Johannessen’s ISE 2023 Keynote Proves That Experiential Touches Every Industry

On Day One of ISE 2023, rAVe was excited to attend and cover a keynote all about how content creators are pulling from the game industry to innovate in … pretty much everything. Though many of these projects right now are rooted in the broadcast world, it’s easy to see how this is leaking into […]

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Jabra will Show its New PanaCast 50 Video Bar System at ISE 2023

Jabra is showing the PanaCast 50 Video Bar System at ISE 2023 as part of Jabra’s PanaCast 50 solution portfolio for small- to medium-sized meeting rooms. The Jabra PanaCast 50 Video Bar System is an integrated solution that includes an Android-based compute unit, as well as state-of-the-art SOCs, speakers, microphones and video camera, with network […]

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PPDS Announces Range of Philips Tableaux Advanced Color ePaper Signage Displays

PPDS (aka Philips professional displays) just announced a range of full-size and full-color ‘zero power’ Philips Tableaux advanced color ePaper (ACeP) signage displays. Each is capable of delivering 24/7 content while running entirely unplugged and without using a single kilowatt of electricity. Unveiled on Philips booth (3P600) in Barcelona, these Philips Tableaux displays from PPDS […]

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ZeeVee Unveils its Latest AV Signal Distribution Solutions at ISE 2023

ZeeVee unveils its latest AV signal distribution solutions at ISE 2023 in booth 5D250. Under the theme “From huddle rooms to the largest ProAV integration projects,” the company is highlighting its new ZyPerUHD60 AV-over-IP encoders and decoders, ZyPer4K SDVoE encoder and decoder wall plates and HDMI 2.0 extender kit. ZyPerUHD60: Shipping in February, the ZyPerUHD60 […]

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Control Concepts Joins Q-SYS Developer Partner Program

Control Concepts has joined the Q-SYS Developer Partner Program. This program supports the rapid deployment of Q-SYS plugins and API integrations on behalf of Q-SYS Technology Partners. The collaboration among Ecosystem partners enables them to create market-ready certified or verified solutions that integrate seamlessly with Q-SYS, a cloud-manageable audio, video and control Platform. “Control Concepts […]

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NUROUM C40 All-In-One Webcam, Mic and Speaker Launched at ISE 2023

NUROUM just launched a webcam, the NUROUM C40; a camera, mic and speaker all-in-one. NUROUM C40 is designed for creating a more immersive video conference experience for hybrid work teams. Using something they patented called ProperClean Technology with a 4-element microphone array, the company says it helps with audio speech recognition. NUROUM C40 also has […]

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TVU Networks’ Cloud-Native Tools Optimize Available Bandwidth, Latency, and Cell Connections in 5G Catalonia Project

Broadcasters La Xarxa and betevé Remotely Produce Live, Multi-Camera Newscast Over Private 5G Network MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA – January 31, 2023 – TVU Networks played a key role in Spanish public broadcaster betevé’s successful fully cloud-based live multi-camera production over a private, standalone 5G network. The initiative is part of Spain’s 5G Catalonia project – one of several 5G pilot development grants […]

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The Daily Raff: ISE 2023 Day 1 Thoughts

Hello from ISE 2023! It’s Day One of the show, and we’re feeling great! I love Barcelona so much, and I’m so thrilled to be back with all my #AVtweeps. More to come..but here's a quick look from #ISE2023. #AVtweeps pic.twitter.com/xvI6QO2Ji8 — rAVe [PUBS] (@rAVePubs) January 31, 2023 Let’s first talk about the name of […]

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Women in Consumer Technology Adds New Advisory Board Members

Women in Consumer Technology (WiCT) has added two new members to its advisory board. Amanda “Mandy” Beckner, CEDIA’s vice president of education and training, and Norma Garcia-Muro, vice president of marketing at Kaleidescape. This bring the board’s total to 16 members, including founder Carol Campbell. The advisory board counsels WiCT on its education, coaching and […]

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Kordz Adds SlimCat Cat6 Cable — Works With RJ45 Crimp Connectors, Keystone Sockets

Kordz just launched SlimCat, a 4mm diameter Category 6 cable that works with standard RJ45 crimp connectors and RJ45 keystone sockets. A cabling solution developed to streamline installation in smaller spaces or where retrofitting cable is difficult, SlimCat fills a void in the industry while supporting 100W PoE++ and delivering 1Gbps network connectivity up to […]

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New Jabra Panacast 50 Video Bar System Hosts MS Teams and Zoom Apps Natively (Without a Room PC!)

Jabra just debuted a new version of the PanaCast 50 dubbed the PanaCast 50 Video Bar System at ISE 2023; and, because it has Android embedded, it hosts the Microsoft Teams and Zoom Room clients natively! The Jabra PanaCast 50 Video Bar System includes an integrated video bar with speakers, microphones, video camera and Android […]

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Crestron Announces Modern Work Summit 2023 for a ‘More Dynamic Digital Workplace’

Crestron Electronics is taking the Modern Work Summit to Madrid following the success of the inaugural event in Orlando last year. Modern Work Summit 2023 is a two-day, in-person event centered around companies’ journeys toward a dynamic, digital workplace. The summit aims to inspire Digital Workplace specialists, IT Managers, facilities representatives, and HR leaders to […]

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Poly | HP Grows Microsoft Teams Rooms Solutions with New HP Mini Conferencing PC

Poly | HP launched a Microsoft Teams Room solution integrated with a Teams Rooms Certified HP compute device called the HP Mini Conferencing PC. The Poly Studio Room Kits for Microsoft Teams Rooms can now be paired with the Microsoft Teams-certified HP Mini Conferencing PC to deliver a solution for meeting rooms of any size. […]

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Q-SYS to Support Spatial Audio for Microsoft Teams Rooms

Q-SYS now supports spatial audio capabilities for Microsoft Teams Rooms, including Signature Teams Rooms. For systems utilizing certified Q-SYS audio, video and control processing in Teams Rooms environments, users can now experience spatial audio allowing the audio of the remote participants to come from the direction of where the specific person talking is located on […]

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NSCA Releases its Electronic Systems Outlook Winter 2022 Report

NSCA announced the release of its Electronic Systems Outlook Winter 2022 report. This research includes information based on actual data from January through November 2022, as well as forecasted information for 2023 and beyond. NSCA partners with FMI to provide this biannual report, which offers the newest, most relevant indicators of business opportunities for integrators. […]

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Yamaha Announces New Firmware Update to ADECIA Audio Solutions

Yamaha has announced a new firmware update to its ADECIA family of audio solutions, including RM-CR Audio Processor, RM-CG Ceiling Array Microphones, RM-TT Tabletop Array Microphones and RM-W Wireless Microphones. The V2.0.0 update includes several new features and improvements, including customized beam tracking functionality, an output router for Dante output signal, low latency mode for […]

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Barco & GCCD join forces for the Norwegian control room market

Kortrijk, Belgium, 30 January 2023 Barco, a world leader in control room visualization, has partnered up with GCCD (Drammen, Norway). The new partnership underlines the commitment of both Barco and GCCD to continue to support the Norwegian control room market with advanced visualization and collaboration solutions. GCCD is a provider of complete and customized solutions […]

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SiliconCore Technology Launches 1.2mm LED Display at ISE 2023

SiliconCore Technology is launching into the outdoor market with a new 1.2mm LED display at ISE 2023. The SiliconCore 1.2mm Outdoor LED Display incorporates fully waterproof IP65 PCBs and a custom sub-frame can be made to any dimension, which increases scalability and allows for greater creativity. This modular approach used to build the 1.2mm Outdoor […]

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DiGiCo Paves the Way from Analog to Digital for Social Distortion

  The rootsy Orange County punk band turned a corner on its most recent tour when the famously analog-centric rockers moved their monitors to a DiGiCo SD12 96 console ORANGE COUNTY, California – January 2023 Social Distortion have been die-hard analog aficionados since day one. Back as far as 1997 the punk-rooted but rock- and […]

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New PPDS Cloud Platform Called Wave to go Live at ISE 2023

The PPDS cloud platform, Wave, officially goes live at ISE with new energy-saving features and partnerships. PPDS, aka Philips professional displays, has announced the official launch of its Wave ecosystem. The new cloud platform is complemented with a dedicated ProStore marketplace for premium PPDS and certified development partner applications, all integrating with Philips professional displays […]

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DTEN Launches Thrive Partner Program

DTEN just introduced the new DTEN Thrive Partner Program, a comprehensive initiative expanding DTEN’s commitment to resellers and integrators. The new program allows global partners to grow expertise about DTEN’s hardware, drive customer momentum through the buyer evaluation process and close more sales and earn additional revenue. The DTEN Thrive Partner Program is launching as […]

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Coventry University’s Telepresence in Theatre with Virtual Performers is Heading to USA

UK-based Coventry University’s Immersive Telepresence in Theatre project is crossing the pond for a special performance in Miami. Through the use of video conferencing software, the project enables actors and performing arts lecturers to work together across the globe as though they were in the same rehearsal space. Collaborations between Tampere University in Finland, Adam […]

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New Research Center in the University Hospital of Strasbourg Equipped with Christie Mirage 4K40-RGB Projectors

The Christie Mirage 4K40-RGB pure laser projectors have formed the centerpiece of a new extension to a research center at IRCAD (Institut de Recherche contre les Cancers de l’Appareil Digestif) located within the University Hospital of Strasbourg, France. IRCAD 3 is the latest addition to the globally recognized surgical research and training institute and the […]

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ClearOne Introduces CHAT 150 BT Group Speakerphone

Today ClearOne introduced the new CHAT 150 BT group speakerphone with USB and Bluetooth connectivity for UCC applications. With the ability to connect to personal computers, mobile devices or Bluetooth-enabled desk phones, the CHAT 150 BT group speakerphone provides users with a means to upgrade home offices, executive offices and mid-size meeting rooms using BYOD […]

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Canon Announces Add-On Application System for PTZ Remote Cameras

Today Canon announced the upcoming Add-On Applications System for PTZ (Pan-Tilt-Zoom) remote cameras that will provide access to add new paid video production features, beginning with auto tracking and auto loop applications for the company’s flagship 4K PTZ camera, the CR-N700. The auto-tracking application will give the CR-N700 the ability to automatically pan, tilt and […]

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Barco Launches Pulse Mobile App

Barco just launched the Pulse mobile app and an update of the Insights Management Suite platform. Thanks to a strengthened projection software platform and a growing hardware offering, Barco enters 2023 with a portfolio that enables projector management and control. The growing Pulse ecosystem consists of various software tools to enable easy projector control. The […]

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Barco and Martin Professional Increase Support for the Rental Industry

Martin Professional Middle East (MPME) decided to help gear up the rental industry for 2023 with a stock investment of 100 units of UDX-4K40 FLEX large venue projectors. The stock will be readily available for the rental partners. “The media and entertainment industry of the region is undergoing significant transformation, especially following the downturn we […]

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ZeeVee Introduces Point-to-Point HDMI 2.0 Extender Kit

ZeeVee has introduced a new point-to-point HDMI 2.0 extender kit that supports long-distance transmission of AV signals up to 4K@60Hz with near-zero latency at ISE 2023, booth #5D250. The HDMI 2.0 extender kit permits transmission of up to 165 feet (50 meters). Normally, HDMI cables only reach 50 feet before signal deterioration occurs, which can […]

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Origin Acoustics Partners with NETGEAR AV to Offer CI-focused Wired and Wireless

Following on the heels of Crestron’s recent NETGEAR partnership, Origin Acoustics also announced a new strategic partnership with NETGEAR that allows them to resell and support NETGEAR’s CI-focused wired and wireless offerings. All models of the NETGEAR AV’s M4250 and M4300 lines of managed switches and five models of the Pro WiFi Access Point products are now available directly from […]

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Userful’s AV Services Platform Certified for LG webOS 6.0

Userful Corp. has been working with LG Business Solutions USA to certify system integration, proving compatibility between Userful’s next-generation platform and LG webOS Signage, including its latest version webOS 6.0. The integration of Userful’s uClient for LG webOS Signage onto webOS enabled commercial displays means customers are ensured an IT solution for enterprise AV applications […]

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Neowit Partners with Poly | HP to Bring New Smart Building Experiences to Market

Today Neowit has announced its partnership with Poly | HP to bring new Smart Building experiences to market. Neowit is one of the leading platform providers within Smart Buildings and workspace applications stitching all technology silos in a building or office space into a digital visualization where users receive a clear overview of space utilization […]

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Sony Just Leapfrogged Every Other AI-Based PTZ Camera With Two of Its Own

Sony is expanding its lineup of PTZ cameras with the addition of two 4K models with built-in AI analytics. The SRG-A40 and SRG-A12 cameras automatically and consistently track and naturally frame presenters, regardless of movement or posture, for seamless content creation and control — all without operating a computer. The company’s new “PTZ Auto Framing […]

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