Highlights From Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency’s Cybersecurity Advisory

In my last rAVe column, I summarized some recent cyberattacks on MGM and Caesars’ casinos. In that article, I tried to drop some social engineering science and some lessons learned from Scattered Spider (aka 0ktapus, UNC3944, Starfraud, Scatter Swine, Muddled Libra and most recently, Octo Tempest). I warned #AVtweeps about their aggressive social engineering Tactics, […]

Highlights From Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency’s Cybersecurity Advisory

Z-Wave Alliance Has New Board of Directors and Details Events for 2024

The Z-Wave Alliance announced the newly elected Z-Wave Alliance Board of Directors, shared updates on the organization’s upcoming core initiatives and announced upcoming 2024 events. Effective today, the updated roster of roles and representatives spanning the connected home and IoT industry is as follows: Chairman of the Board — Avi Rosenthal, bluesalve partners Vice Chairman […]

Z-Wave Alliance Has New Board of Directors and Details Events for 2024

Dirac Live Bass Control Now Available for 7 Denon, Marantz AV Receivers and Preamplifiers

Dirac announced that Dirac Live Bass Control will be available in several existing and upcoming AV receivers and preamplifiers from Denon and Marantz. In total, seven mid-range and high-end Denon and Marantz units will be able to run Dirac Live Bass Control following an over-the-air software update that will allow customers to purchase a license […]

Dirac Live Bass Control Now Available for 7 Denon, Marantz AV Receivers and Preamplifiers

Italy’s Experimental Cinematography Center adopts Alfalite LED screens for new virtual production studio

Alfalite, the only European manufacturer of LED screens, is pleased to announce that Italy’s Centro Sperimentale di Cinematografia (Experimental Cinematography Center), the oldest film school in Western Europe, has acquired its Modularpix Pro LED panels with ORIM® technology for its new virtual production studio. The deal has been carried out by Broadcast Digital Service (BDS), […]

Italy’s Experimental Cinematography Center adopts Alfalite LED screens for new virtual production studio

Renkus-Heinz Solutions Help Fix Swiss Church’s Acoustic Challenges

Built in the late 1800s to serve the spiritual needs of the growing Catholic community in Zürich, Switzerland, the Liebfrauenkirche, or Church of Our Lady, positions itself as a contemplative center in a turbulent society. Designed in the style of an early Christian basilica, nearly every surface is covered with gorgeous mosaics and frescoes of […]

Renkus-Heinz Solutions Help Fix Swiss Church’s Acoustic Challenges

Lectrosonics Introduces SRDB25AES Digital Output Adapter for SR Series Recievers

Lectrosonics announced the introduction of the SRDB25AES Digital Output Adapter for Lectrosonics SR Series receivers. The company says the SRDB25AES digital output adapter mounts onto any Lectrosonics Digital Hybrid Wireless SR Series 2-channel slot receiver and converts the analog audio outputs from the receiver to AES digital at 48 kHz. Lectrosonics says the adapter is […]

Lectrosonics Introduces SRDB25AES Digital Output Adapter for SR Series Recievers

Ayrton Zonda 9 FX LED Installed in Pittsburgh Penguins Arena

Pittsburgh Penguins fans are enjoying an even more dynamic game experience this season with the installation of Ayrton Zonda 9 FX LED moving head washes beneath the new scoreboard at the PPG Paints Arena. ACT Entertainment is the exclusive distributor of Ayrton lighting in North America. Kevin Hogan, lighting designer and programmer for the NHL […]

Ayrton Zonda 9 FX LED Installed in Pittsburgh Penguins Arena

rAVe [TV] — Episode 141: Reviewing DSE and LDI 2023 and More

  I’m back! And in this episode, Gary and I review DSE and LDI 2023. Only a little bit, though, because I’ll be back to do a full review of the two shows on Dec. 20 for a rePLAY event! So see me go over everything about DSE 2023 at 11 EST and everything about […]

rAVe [TV] — Episode 141: Reviewing DSE and LDI 2023 and More

Young Electric and Communications Installs Visionary PackAV Matrix Series in Union Hall

Unions allow workers to negotiate collectively with employers over wages, benefits, workplace health and safety, job training and other work-related issues. They represent a variety of workplaces, including multinational corporations, small manufacturers, state and local governments, colleges and universities, hospitals and private non-profit organizations. Unions gather routinely in union halls to discuss innovative partnerships with […]

Young Electric and Communications Installs Visionary PackAV Matrix Series in Union Hall

Prysm Systems Appoints Frank DeMartin as Head of Product Marketing

Prysm Systems has appointed Frank DeMartin as head of product marketing. In this role, the company says DeMartin will strengthen the company’s market strategy, support new product development, drive product positioning and broaden business relationships. DeMartin brings a wealth of success in product marketing, product management, go-to-market strategy, as well as sales and new business […]

Prysm Systems Appoints Frank DeMartin as Head of Product Marketing

Studio Technologies to Debut Model 201 Interpreter’s Console at ISE 2024

Studio Technologies says tools for interpretation are important in today’s global AV and broadcast industries, with specialized personnel required to manage single- and multi-language feeds. This ranges from small meetings and live events to large bureaucratic organizations. The company says it has designed a product specifically for interpretation, the Model 201 Interpreter’s Console. Making its […]

Studio Technologies to Debut Model 201 Interpreter’s Console at ISE 2024

ViewSonic Details Its Environmental and Social Impact Strategy for Line of Interactive Displays

ViewSonic Corp detailed its global environmental and social impact strategy centered around its line of interactive displays. Like PPDS has already done, ViewSonic plans to integrate sustainability into the company’s devices and solutions. ViewSonic aims to achieve a 42% reduction in carbon footprint by 2030 and to reach net-zero emissions by 2050. Other key initiatives […]

ViewSonic Details Its Environmental and Social Impact Strategy for Line of Interactive Displays

SunBriteTV Adds 75-inch Model to Veranda Series Smart Outdoor TV Lineup

SunBriteTV today announced a new 75-inch model in its Veranda 3 Series Smart Outdoor TV. The 75-inch model is the largest addition to the Veranda 3 Series. The Veranda 3 Series is ideal for full-shade outdoor areas and includes 4K resolution and a 1,000 nit peak brightness direct-lit screen. Engineered to withstand the harshest climates, […]

SunBriteTV Adds 75-inch Model to Veranda Series Smart Outdoor TV Lineup

Brompton Technology Announces 3 New Promotions

Brompton Technology announced the promotion of long-serving team member, Adam Callaway, to the role of global lead, virtual production & broadcast. This strategic move follows a great year for the company filled with esteemed industry accolades such as Advanced Imaging Society’s Lumiere Entertainment Technology Award and the Television Academy’s Emmy Award for Outstanding Achievement in […]

Brompton Technology Announces 3 New Promotions

Korbyt Anywhere Now Compatible With BrightSign Series 5 Media Players

Korbyt announced that Korbyt Anywhere is compatible with the entire portfolio of BrightSign’s new Series 5 media players. The move follows extensive interoperability testing to ensure the Korbyt content management system (CMS) performs flawlessly not only with BrightSign’s latest hardware, but across the entire BrightSign ecosystem. The integration between Korbyt’s CMS and BrightSign Series 5 […]

Korbyt Anywhere Now Compatible With BrightSign Series 5 Media Players

FX Luminaire Adds New Dimmer for Low-Voltage Fixtures

Now contractors can add dimming control to any project with the FX Luminaire, using a push-button design that works with any low-voltage fixture. Compatible with all low-voltage transformers, the new dimmer is an add-on accessory for any landscape lighting system. Its fully potted design enables easy installation in standard junction boxes or in the field […]

FX Luminaire Adds New Dimmer for Low-Voltage Fixtures

PPDS Transforms the US Movie-Going Experience at Showcase Cinemas with 568 Philips 4K Digital Signage and Video Wall Displays

PPDS (aka: Philips Professional Displays) announce the installation of 568 remotely managed 4K Philips digital signage and video wall units in all Showcase Cinemas in North America, transforming the moviegoing experience and delivering lucrative new sales opportunities. Founded in 1936 in Dedham, Massachusetts – and owned by National Amusements Inc, a leader in the motion […]

PPDS Transforms the US Movie-Going Experience at Showcase Cinemas with 568 Philips 4K Digital Signage and Video Wall Displays

Visix Releases Version 1.74 of AxisTV Signage Suite

Visix released version 1.74 of its AxisTV Signage Suite digital signage software. This latest update provides new widget options, automatic player updates, faster load and sync times, more intuitive scheduling workflows and other updates. The AxisTV Signage Suite CMS includes renamed and repositioned buttons to make content scheduling faster and more intuitive. A new workflow […]

Visix Releases Version 1.74 of AxisTV Signage Suite

Savant Systems Buys J Geiger Shading

Savant Systems announced it has acquired J Geiger Shading, a window treatment company that designs and delivers architecturally conscious shading. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. “We continually look for ways to expand and enhance our offering to bring more value to our dealers and their customers,” said Bob Madonna, Savant Systems CEO. […]

Savant Systems Buys J Geiger Shading

Angekis Saber Series IP Camera Now Compatible With NETGEAR AV-over-IP Switches

Angekis Technology says it partnered with NETGEAR to ensure compatibility between Angekis Saber Series IP cameras and NETGEAR’s range of AV-over-IP switches. As a NETGEAR ProAV Partner, Angekis products have been vetted by NETGEAR’s Engineering Services team through a series of tests to “guarantee the successful integration of their products with NETGEAR’s AV-over-IP switches.” Angekis […]

Angekis Saber Series IP Camera Now Compatible With NETGEAR AV-over-IP Switches

Cardinal Tien College Installs AV Link Solitons in Its Interactive Classroom

Cardinal Tien College of Healthcare and Management says it continues to pursue teaching excellence. The college developed plans to update the existing audio-visual equipment in the Project-Based Learning (PBL) Interactive Classroom. The technical integration representative of this project, Chen Yue Lin of Sound Fun Technology, planned to upgrade the existing infrastructure with the latest technology […]

Cardinal Tien College Installs AV Link Solitons in Its Interactive Classroom

DNR Laboratories Installs Digital Projection Radiance Video Wall in All Systems Go Esports Arena

The owners of esports arena All Systems Go say they envisioned the new facility as more of a social gathering spot than purely a gaming center and recognized the need for a good dose of cutting-edge technology to help tie it all together. A crucial element of the tech integration in the versatile entertainment venue […]

DNR Laboratories Installs Digital Projection Radiance Video Wall in All Systems Go Esports Arena

Proto Opens Its First Studio and Office in Miami

Proto announced the opening of its first studio and office in Miami, bringing hologram technology to the region. The facility is located in the Waterford Business District, adjacent to Miami International Airport, and will serve as a showroom for clients in South Florida and Latin America (with some content creation services as well). Proto says […]

Proto Opens Its First Studio and Office in Miami

Userful and Sony Announce Partnership to ‘Advance Visual Communications for Enterprise IT’

Userful Corporation and Sony Electronics announced an alignment to advance visual communications for enterprise IT. This includes the certification of Sony’s Pro BRAVIA Displays with the Userful Infinity Platform and Signage Plus Solution, enhancing collaboration for the global enterprise. It also marks Userful’s entry into Sony’s Professional AV Alliance Partner Network. The companies say the […]

Userful and Sony Announce Partnership to ‘Advance Visual Communications for Enterprise IT’

Avenged Sevenfold Lives the Dream on Tour with L-Acoustics Concert Sound System

HUNTINGTON BEACH, California – December 2023 – When the popular Californian metal band Avenged Sevenfold (A7X) announced this past summer’s release of its eighth studio album, Life Is But A Dream…, the group’s fan base was instantly wide awake having waited nearly seven years since 2016’s The Stage for another record. To properly ring out the new material, A7X […]

Avenged Sevenfold Lives the Dream on Tour with L-Acoustics Concert Sound System

Meyer Sound PANTHER Gets Personal on John Mayer Solo Acoustic Tour

Gifted with an emotive voice and extraordinary guitar skills, and drawing on a deep repertoire of chart-topping songs, John Mayer is one of the rare artists able to fill “A level” arenas as a true solo act. The rousing success of his recently concluded Solo Acoustic Tour relied on an intimate connection with his audience, […]

Meyer Sound PANTHER Gets Personal on John Mayer Solo Acoustic Tour

LynTec Power Control Panels Smooth Production for Multi-Campus Church

Church of the Highlands’ Production Team Relies on the LynTec RPC Panels For Safe, One-Button Power Sequencing and to Save Time Troubleshooting LENEXA, Kan. — Oct. 31, 2023 — LynTec, a leading manufacturer of innovative electrical power control solutions for professional audio, video, and lighting (AVL) systems, today announced that its RPC remote control breaker panel […]

LynTec Power Control Panels Smooth Production for Multi-Campus Church

Welsh National Opera Entertains and Inspires With DPA Microphones

CARDIFF, WALES ― Welsh National Opera has put on powerful performances for audiences across South Wales for the past 75 years. The historic organization performs a range of shows from smaller productions to those with hundreds of people, some of which require additional audio equipment. The opera house brought on Sound Designer Sebastian Frost to […]

Welsh National Opera Entertains and Inspires With DPA Microphones

iLOQ Accelerates Security Transformation in US Multifamily Market With its Battery-Free and Sustainable Technologies

Paragon Security & Locksmith was contacted by Bargold Storage Systems to secure the access points to their storage units within a large multifamily property in Queens, NY. In multifamily properties that feature Bargold’s storage solution, the building’s management is responsible for providing each tenant in the complex with a key to the area that houses […]

iLOQ Accelerates Security Transformation in US Multifamily Market With its Battery-Free and Sustainable Technologies

DPA Gets a Curtain Call From Third Encore

  NORTH HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA, NOVEMBER 20, 2023 ― Before your favorite musicians hit the stage on tour, hours of rehearsal and preparation take place to achieve the perfect performance. For touring and recording artists in the Los Angeles area, Third Encore Studios is the place to make that happen. Starting with a single practice room […]

DPA Gets a Curtain Call From Third Encore

HIVE brings the wonders of our planet to life at the BBC Earth Experience Melbourne

Melbourne, Australia, November 2023 – BBC Earth Experience is an immersive exhibition that promises to transport visitors on a journey through the natural world, narrated by none other than the legendary David Attenborough. Following the popularity of the inaugural BBC Earth Experience in London, the attraction has recently opened a second site at the Melbourne Convention and […]

HIVE brings the wonders of our planet to life at the BBC Earth Experience Melbourne

Modern audio meets ancient architecture in Nanxun

Zhejiang Province (China), November 2023 – Nanxun Ancient Town, one of China’s six renowned ancient towns south of the Yangtze River, is a repository of cultural riches. Considered one of the best-preserved ancient towns in the region, Nanxun dates back to the South Song Dynasty and is home to over 750 years of history and architecture. […]

Modern audio meets ancient architecture in Nanxun