Audio-Technica Intros Two New Miniature Boundary Microphones


Audio-Technica has introduced two new miniature, space-saving boundary microphones: the ES945O/TB3 omnidirectional condenser boundary microphone and the ES947C/TB3 cardioid condenser boundary microphone. Like their larger counterparts (ES945O/XLR and ES947C/XLR, also recently introduced), these mics are suitable for conferencing, recording, monitoring and other demanding sound pickup applications, but the ultra-compact design enables highly inconspicuous tabletop, ceiling […]

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Kramer Electronics Releases KIT-400 Auto-Switcher/Scaler Kit


Kramer Electronics’ KIT-400 is an auto-switcher/scaler kit for 4K HDMI and VGA over HDBaseT. The KIT-400 extends video signals to up to 130 feet (40 meters) over CAT copper cables at up to 4K@60Hz (4:2:0) 24bpp video resolution and provides further reach for lower HD video resolutions. The full kit includes the KIT-400T transmitter/switcher and […]

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BrightSign Collaborates With Bluefin International for Video Wall Solution


BrightSign announced its collaboration with Bluefin International, Inc. to deliver a pair of new video wall solutions with integrated digital signage capabilities. The BrightSign Built-In Multi-Screen Displays come in two configurations — a 13.3-inch 3×1 display, and a 15.6-inch 3×1 display. Each of the new Bluefin solutions comes in a 3×1 configuration. The 13.3-inch displays […]

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Almo E4v Opens Flex Experience — A Month-Long Extension of Its Virtual Event!


With well over 2,500 preregistered attendees tuning in live last week for the spring 2021 edition of the E4 Evolution (E4v), Almo Professional A/V extended the opportunity to learn and earn AVIXA CTS Renewal Units through the E4v Flex Experience. E4v Flex is a month-long, on-demand opportunity for integrators, end users and tech managers to access […]

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Utelogy Develops New Driver for LEA Professional’s Pro-Grade Amps


Utelogy Corporation has developed a new driver for LEA Professional’s line of professional-grade amplifiers and technologies supporting audio-video system integrators. The new Utelogy driver joins LEA’s CONNECT SERIES of Application Programming Interfaces (API), a professional control ecosystem for third-party amplifier control and monitoring. This combined technology suite gives system integrators access to a diverse range […]

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Marshall Electronics to Launch 4K Version of NDI PTZ Camera


Marshall Electronics just told rAVe the they intend to launch a new 4K version of its NDI PTZ cameras (the CV730-BHN) late Q3 and it will have 30x optical zoom along with NDI, NDI |HX and simultaneous 12GSDI/HDMI 2.0 outputs. Also planned for later this year, Marshall will release its CV620-BI with 20x optical zoom […]

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Vivitek Adds LauncherPlus Button Solution to NovoConnect Lineup


Vivitek has updated the button-solution of its wireless sharing lineup — NovoConnect — called the LauncherPlus. The new LauncherPlus connects to any laptop to establish a direct Wi-Fi connection to all the Wireless Collaboration solutions in Vivitek’s Novo Ecosystem — both Add-On Devices and All-in-One display solutions. The new LauncherPlus is designed with an even […]

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Bambuser Creates New In-Store Solutions Division


Sweden’s Bambuser announces the creation of “In-store Solutions,” a new business unit dedicated to building interactive experiences connecting physical and digital spaces. Bambuser is a software company specializing in interactive live video streaming supporting interactive, shoppable e-commerce experiences for global brands and retailers including Moda Operandi, Farfetch and Samsung. The Company’s primary product, “Live Video […]

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Expander and Polsound Outfit Poland’s Cracovia Stadium With Visionary’s PacketAV Matrix Series


Situated within Kraków, Poland, the Józef Piłsudski Cracovia Municipal Stadium is home to KS Cracovia, one of the oldest and most successful Polish football clubs. KS Cracovia has been recognized as a five-time Polish champion and winner of the Polish Cup and the Polish SuperCup. Initially constructed in 1912, the Cracovia Stadium was rebuilt in 2010 and hosted […]

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Barco Provides Projection Technology for Infinity des Lumières


Barco has provided projection technology for a new immersive art center, Infinity des Lumières, in Dubai (UAE). The new digital art center will allow visitors and residents of the UAE to discover a novel approach to experiencing art. The first set of digital immersive shows, starting in 2021, will focus on the masterpieces of coveted […]

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Quicklink Debuts New All-in-One Hybrid Production Streaming Switcher


If you’ve been considering Epiphan, consider this instead: a company called Quicklink just debuted an all-in-one hybrid production streaming switcher, the STS410, packed with both live and on-line virtual conference features including waiting/green rooms for multiple participants, automatic cloud mix-minus, the ability to stream to multiple concurrent services such as Facebook, YouTube and Vimeo Live […]

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6 Ways AV Professionals Can Prepare for the Evolution of ICT


THIS IS A PROMOTED POST  By Phil Langley Senior Vice President, Global Pro AV and UCC WESCO and Anixter Professional audiovideo and its role within information communications and technology (ICT) is the bridge that has been connecting the virtual and onsite worlds for businesses, schools and communities over the past year. It’s easy to imagine […]

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Applied Electronics Limited Partners With New Wave Workspace


Applied Electronics Limited, an intelligent and flexible workspace management platform that connects users to their workspaces. As the national reseller of New Wave Workspace solutions in Canada, and as part of the global audio visual and unified communications technology deployment giant, GPA, Applied Electronics is well-positioned and equipped to meet the intensifying demand for safe […]

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MAXHUB Releases BM21 Speakerphone for UCC


MAXHUB just announced the BM21 Conference Speakerphone for UCC. At just under 5 inches in diameter and 1.5 inches high, the MAXHUB BM21 has a 16-foot pickup radius using a 360-degree omnidirectional mic system and is designed to be placed in the middle of the conference room table. With the ability to connect via Bluetooth, […]

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Almo Spring E4v: Digital Signage, Distance Learning and Decorating with Tech


On Tuesday and Wednesday, we brought you live coverage of the Almo Pro A/V spring 2021 E4v virtual show experience (day one here; day two here). This time around, we were excited about some new additions and features, like a networking widget in the rAVe LAVNCH VTS platform that allowed attendees to connect together in […]

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Almo Spring E4v: The Way We Work


On Tuesday, we brought you live coverage on day one of Almo Professional A/V’s spring 2021 E4v. Wednesday, we were back for what Almo promised would be a very exciting day two. Spring 2021 E4v Lineup (March 10): The Reimagined Workplace: The Role of Existing and Emerging Technology (Pete “TEC MAN” Coman, PTS — People […]

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ISE Modifies 2021 Show — Will Now Include Shows in Four European Cities


Integrated Systems Events (and its co-owners AVIXA and CEDIA) has announced ISE Live & Online, a series of local events in Barcelona, Munich, Amsterdam and London — which will be supported by a digital offering via CISCO. This series of events will take place of the traditional in-person large trade show format. Integrated Systems Events […]

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Premier Mounts Adds LG-LSA dvLED Mount to Convergent Line


Premier Mounts just added to its Convergent line of products. The LG-LSA is the first dvLED mount of its kind for the LG LSAA and LSAB Series. Convergent is Premier Mounts’ line of narrow-pixel-pitch direct-view LED mounts engineered for perfect x-y-z plane alignment and unlimited modular scalability. The lightweight design of the LG-LSA makes it […]

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Legrand | AV Now Shipping Chief Koncīs Series Monitor Arm Mounts


Legrand | AV announced that the new Chief Koncīs Series of monitor arm mounts are now shipping. The series is available in single- and dual-monitor configurations. Available with silver and black finishes, Koncīs Series mounts are equipped with premium gas springs for height adjustment. For effortless monitor tilting, the units feature patented Centris Extreme Tilt […]

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Da-Lite Now Shipping Agility Battery Motor for Designer Contour Electrol


Da-Lite announced that its optional Agility Battery Motor for the new Tensioned Designer Contour Electrol and Designer Contour Electrol ceiling- or wall-mounted electric screens is now shipping. Available in diagonals up to 110 inches in the 16:9 HDTV format and 113 inches in the 16:10 wide format, this motor option is ideal for retrofit installations […]

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Almo Spring E4v: How to UC & See Into the Future


Last year, AV/IT distributor Almo Professional A/V pulled together a top-rate virtual experience for resellers and tech managers. E4v is a digital version of Almo’s in-person E4: a regional, industry-education-focused show that typically features Almo vendors and their offerings. This week’s event, the spring E4v (“v” for “virtual”), marked Almo’s third full E4v Evolution, the […]

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Bussigny in Switzerland Solves Outdoor Kiosk Need with Peerless-AV’s All-Weather Displays


The municipality of Bussigny, in the Swiss canton of Vaud, borders Geneva, Neuchâtel, Fribourg, Berne and Valais (west to east) and has a population of approximately 9,000. The town authority had worked with Solmani on digital signage projects in the past and approached the Swiss AV solutions provider to implement a new outdoor project for […]

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tvONE Releases Universal Multivoltage DC Power Solution


tvONE has announced the ONErack Spider, a universal multivoltage DC power solution modular rack mount system designed to improve the installation and serviceability of small devices. It allows variously sized, externally powered devices from any manufacturer to be converted into slide-in modules that can be designed precisely, installed quickly and serviced easily. Here’s a video […]

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Nortek Control Launches New ‘2GIG EDGE’ Security and Automation Panel


Nortek Control launched the 2GIG EDGE Security and Automation Panel integrated with artificial intelligence (AI) and edge analytics; it uses facial recognition for “touchless” disarming and arming of alarms. Engineered using edge analytics, it includes compatibility with live feed ONVIF cameras to the 2GIG EDGE panel allowing homeowners to use existing ONVIF devices for their […]

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Powersoft Now Offers Dynamic Routing Embedded Within Fixed Install Amplifier Platforms


Powersoft is now able to offer system integrators the ability to scale inputs and zones with the dynamic routing capabilities embedded on its fixed install amplifier platforms. According to the company, this ability makes it easier to share variable music sources locally and/or between different zones in small- / medium-sized venues, independently from the source […]

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Barco Releases Newest Generation of UniSee 500 LCD Video Wall System


Barco just launched the second generation of its UniSee 500 LCD video wall system aimed at control rooms, corporate lobbies, meeting rooms and television studios. The Barco UniSee LCD video wall platform claims the world’s smallest optical seam and almost eliminates the “grids” that traditionally interrupt content shown on LCD video walls. The platform was […]

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SyncPro Launches CloudOS Support Center for Integrators and Tech Managers


SyncPro has launched a new CloudOS Support Center for systems integrators and tech managers that require technical support on a specific product or solution. While SyncPro users could always manage and monitor devices from the CloudOS dashboard, they traditionally had to reach out to the manufacturer if unable to troubleshoot and resolve their technical issues. […]

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Atomos Develops Apple ProRes RAW Recording From Sony’s Alpha 1 Camera


Atomos just announced the development of Apple ProRes RAW recording from the new full-frame mirrorless camera recently announced by Sony, the Alpha 1. This is all made possible with the Atomos Ninja V which will record pristine ProRes RAW images from the camera’s RAW output at up to 4.3Kp60. Sony’s Alpha 1 is a new […]

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