Extron Ships New XPA U 4004 FX — a 4-Channel, Multi‑Zone Audio Power Amplifier

Extron is shipping its XPA U 4004 FX four-channel, multi‑zone audio power amplifier. Extron says the ENERGY-STAR-qualified amplifier can deliver 400 watts simultaneously into 8-ohm, 4-ohm, 70-volt and 100-volt loads, independently configurable per channel. Each channel of an adjacent pair dynamically draws power from the pair’s total wattage, delivering optimal power where it’s needed according […]

Extron Ships New XPA U 4004 FX — a 4-Channel, Multi‑Zone Audio Power Amplifier

Extron Ships ShareLink Pro ConferenceShare for UCC Applications

Extron announced that ConferenceShare is now available to integrate local room cameras and microphones into Unified Communications meetings. With ConferenceShare, video and audio captured by in-room USB devices can be effortlessly shared with Windows or macOS laptops during Teams or Zoom meetings. Participants with ConferenceShare enabled on their laptops gain access to USB devices connected […]

Extron Ships ShareLink Pro ConferenceShare for UCC Applications

Here’s How InfoComm 2024 Will Focus on Higher Ed

InfoComm 2024 will present ProAV solutions for learning spaces across the trade show floor, a comprehensive education program featuring the HETMA Higher Education Summit, and tours of the University of Nevada, Las Vegas (UNLV). “InfoComm’s education program focused on learning spaces is largely driven by technology managers in this sector. They are the ones in […]

Here’s How InfoComm 2024 Will Focus on Higher Ed

Disguise Launches an Entry-Level Media Server Lineup Dubbed EX

Disguise announced a new generation of EX media servers, following the recently launched RX III real-time render node, opening up even wider access to the world’s most advanced live visual experience platform. Providing a ruggedized solution for pre-rendered video playback at any scale, the new generation of the EX range comes in the form of […]

Disguise Launches an Entry-Level Media Server Lineup Dubbed EX

Bogen Communications Unveils the CSD1X2U-V2 Drop-In Ceiling Panel Speaker

Bogen Communications announced the CSD1X2U-V2, a Drop-In Ceiling Panel Speaker designed to meet diverse audio needs with unmatched flexibility and ease of installation. The CSD1X2U-V2 is a passive speaker with “versatile operation modes,” supporting either 8-ohm low impedance (15W max) or 25V/70V with tapped power setting input. This dual capability makes it an ideal choice […]

Bogen Communications Unveils the CSD1X2U-V2 Drop-In Ceiling Panel Speaker

Screen Innovations Debuts ST Moto Short Throw Motorized ALR Projection Screen

Screen Innovations announced the ST Moto, a short-throw motorized ALR projection screen that allows you to use an ultra-short throw UST projector and have the screen appear and disappear on command. The ST Moto offers up to 120’ in size diagonal, and up to 15” of black drop masking. With the customizable black drop option, […]

Screen Innovations Debuts ST Moto Short Throw Motorized ALR Projection Screen

Chief Debuts TiLED dvLED Universal Wall Mounts for Simpler Video Walls

Chief, a brand of Legrand AV, announced the release of the TiLED dvLED Universal Wall Mounts, the next generation of TiLED dvLED wall mounts that includes compatibility across a multitude of interlocking panels. Designed for adaptability, scalability and precision, Legrand says these universal wall mounts simplify the installation process, reduce installation time from days to […]

Chief Debuts TiLED dvLED Universal Wall Mounts for Simpler Video Walls

Logitech Intros MeetUp 2 — AI-Powered USB Conference Camera

Logitech announced the MeetUp 2, an AI-powered USB conference camera designed for BYOD and PC-based setups in huddle and small meeting rooms. With the rise in huddle rooms comes the need for video conferencing tech that fits multiple scenarios, including those who prefer dedicated PC-based deployment or using their laptop in a BYOD setup. And […]

Logitech Intros MeetUp 2 — AI-Powered USB Conference Camera

Xyte Adds Device Cloud Aimed at Colleges and Universities That Want to Manage AV From One Platform

Xyte announced a new offering for universities and colleges. Now, IT directors can manage all their AV devices from any location. The offering leverages a new capability within Xyte Device Cloud (XDC). Through this new offering, CIOs and IT directors working with XDC-powered AV manufacturers gain access to a fully scalable cloud infrastructure, one with […]

Xyte Adds Device Cloud Aimed at Colleges and Universities That Want to Manage AV From One Platform

Nanolumens Debuts 4K CoB 0.9 All-in-One Captivate Series LED

Nanolumens announced the 4K Captivate Series, an all-in-one chip-on-board (COB) LED platform that’s native 4K resolution. The Nanolumens Captivate Series is 165” and the company says it features tighter pitches, achieving a 0.9 pixel pitch to ensure that images on Nanolumens’ displays feature “smoother borders and finer detail.” Nanolumens says this also allows viewers to […]

Nanolumens Debuts 4K CoB 0.9 All-in-One Captivate Series LED

HOLOPLOT Intros New Speech-Focused X2 Speaker Array at InfoComm 2024

HOLOPLOT will attend InfoComm 2024 and will show its Matrix Array products, the X1, which powers the sound of Sphere, and the smaller speech-focused X2 product line. While X1 is equally at home in large, high SPL environments like Sphere, and smaller, more intimate settings, X2 is targeted at speech-based and multi-content applications, allowing a […]

HOLOPLOT Intros New Speech-Focused X2 Speaker Array at InfoComm 2024

Barix Launches the Exstreamer MR400 to Bring Conventional Paging Systems to the IP World

Barix launched the Exstreamer MR400, which acts as a bridge between IP-based technologies and conventional paging systems, speakers or amplifers. The Exstreamer MR400 also represents the latest Dante-enabled Barix device, offering three distinct modes for interoperability with Dante networks. Building on the features of the Barix Exstreamer M400 and on Barix’s programmable IPAC firmware, the […]

Barix Launches the Exstreamer MR400 to Bring Conventional Paging Systems to the IP World

Navori Labs Debuts Tiny AI-Powered 4K Res Digital Signage Player

Navori Labs just introduced the StiX 3800 ultra-compact, AI-powered digital signage media player. The StiX 3800 includes audience measurement capabilities that help users “better understand their audience and how content performs.” Navori says users can tailor content on-the-fly to meet viewer preferences and behaviors, leveraging immediate feedback from footfall, dwell time, people and vehicle analytics […]

Navori Labs Debuts Tiny AI-Powered 4K Res Digital Signage Player

Exploring AI Solutions for Mitigating School Gun Violence, as Debated by Colorado Lawmakers

By: Jon Nordmark, CEO of Iterate.ai Since the Columbine shooting in the late 90s, the conversation around gun violence in schools has only intensified, with communities across the United States seeking effective solutions to protect students and staff. Colorado lawmakers are now turning their attention to innovative safeguards, with a particular focus on artificial intelligence (AI) […]

Exploring AI Solutions for Mitigating School Gun Violence, as Debated by Colorado Lawmakers

Middle Atlantic Releases Crestron Module for Its NEXSYS Series of UPSs

Middle Atlantic Products, part of Legrand AV, today announced that its NEXSYS Series UPS Backup Power System with RackLink now features full integration with Crestron control systems. Developed by Control Concepts, the company says the new module certified by Crestron enables native control of NEXSYS UPSs from Creston control systems. The new module, certified by […]

Middle Atlantic Releases Crestron Module for Its NEXSYS Series of UPSs

Lectrosonics Releases Wireless Designer Software V2.1

Lectrosonics announced the Wireless Designer Software V2.1 update for both Mac and PC. Recent updates to the Lectrosonics DCR822, DSR and DSR4 portable digital multi-channel receivers allow users to create, edit and share Tuning Groups with named entries. The company says the new Wireless Designer V2.1 now offers the ability to create, import, edit, save […]

Lectrosonics Releases Wireless Designer Software V2.1

Onkyo Debuts 8K Receiver For Home or School

Onkyo introduced the TX-8470 Network Stereo Receiver with 110 watts per channel stereo and integrated with third-party voice assistants such as Google and Apple. With gold-plated terminals and audio-grade capacitors, it’s powered by 110 watts per channel at 8ohms. The company says the TX-8470 features an AKM Premium 32-bit / 768 kHz Stereo 2-Channel DAC, […]

Onkyo Debuts 8K Receiver For Home or School

Vivitek Debuts New 1-Chip DLPs That Output 27K Lumens for Large Venue Applications

Vivitek announced the D9000Z Series single-chip DLP laser projectors designed for large venues. According to the company, the D9000Z Series delivers up to 27,000 lumens of brightness using a blue laser, coupled with a color wheel. The D9000Z Series incorporates a high-end IC with de-interlacing, scaling, warping and edge-blending functionality to minimize delays and latency. […]

Vivitek Debuts New 1-Chip DLPs That Output 27K Lumens for Large Venue Applications

Carousel Digital Signage Integrates With Canva, Google Slides and Geckoboard for Creative Content Production

Carousel Digital Signage has expanded its content creation universe through native integrations with Canva, Google Slides and Geckoboard, allowing Carousel Cloud customers to leverage three of today’s leading design, presentation and dashboard tools for their digital signage messaging, according to the company. Carousel says Canva, Google Slides and Geckoboard are popular platforms among educational institutions […]

Carousel Digital Signage Integrates With Canva, Google Slides and Geckoboard for Creative Content Production

Chyron LIVE Becomes All Cloud Production Platform

Chyron released a series of updates to its Chyron LIVE cloud-native live production platform. With an emphasis on online production accessibility, remote production monitoring, smooth remote commentary, more intuitive illustrated replay and simpler graphics playout, the company says LIVE’s latest features continue to enhance the quality of livestreaming content that sports and news broadcasters can […]

Chyron LIVE Becomes All Cloud Production Platform

New Chief Tempo Flat Panel In-Wall Mount System is In-Wall LCD Mount With Storage

Chief, a brand of Legrand AV, just debuted the Tempo Flat Panel In-Wall Mount System, calling it the first in-wall mount system of its kind in the industry. This all-in-one system includes in-wall storage and flat panel mounts that can be purchased and installed to accommodate the stages of construction, from rough-in to AV commissioning. […]

New Chief Tempo Flat Panel In-Wall Mount System is In-Wall LCD Mount With Storage

Epson Ships New EB-PQ Series of 4K Laser Projectors for Large Venues Applications

Epson announced its new large venue 4K laser projectors are now available — the EB-PQ Series. According to the company, more people are seeking out immersive entertainment and crave engaging displays in everyday work and education spaces. Supporting this evolving trend, the new 4K projectors offer higher pixel density on screen to ensure realistic content, […]

Epson Ships New EB-PQ Series of 4K Laser Projectors for Large Venues Applications

The Benefits of All-in-One dvLED Solutions

THIS IS A PROMOTED POST Sydney Paulk TD SYNNEX With the quest for a simplified “wow” factor, the use of all-in-one dvLED solutions continues to grow. These solutions offer stunning displays and unparalleled performance coupled with seamless integration and easy maintenance — in other words, an integrator’s dream. Keep reading to dive into the captivating […]

The Benefits of All-in-One dvLED Solutions

Nanolumens Unveils New Integrations to the Engage Pro Series of LEDs

Nanolumens announced new enhancements to the Engage Pro in preparation for InfoComm 2024. The company says these new features, aimed at improving compatibility and user experience, complement Engage Pro’s flip-chip COB MiniLED technology, delivering high contrast and high-performance visuals to the Engage Series. Nanolumens says the latest enhancements to Engage Pro include integration with Megapixel […]

Nanolumens Unveils New Integrations to the Engage Pro Series of LEDs

Here’s Everything Legrand AV Is Doing at InfoComm 2024

Legrand AV will address the growing applications of commercial AV with new solutions in booth C8600 at InfoComm 2024, June 12-14, in Las Vegas. Legrand AV will be a must-see at the show with a complete showcase featuring full integration between its brands C2G, Chief, Connectrac, Da-Lite, Luxul, Middle Atlantic, Vaddio and Wiremold. In addition, the company will host educational and training sessions […]

Here’s Everything Legrand AV Is Doing at InfoComm 2024

Extron Ships New Power Expansion Interface with Centralized 12V DC Power Management

Extron is already shipping its PL EXP PDU8L control system power expansion interface that provides centralized 12V DC power management, monitoring and temperature sensing. It delivers 60 watts across eight individually controllable outputs. The IPL EXP PDU8L is Ethernet enabled and features the ability to monitor power consumption while providing a temperature port and thermistor […]

Extron Ships New Power Expansion Interface with Centralized 12V DC Power Management

May 2024 Temperature Check — Survey CLOSED

This month’s Temperature Check Survey is now CLOSED. Keep an eye out for a piece that reviews the results and keep an eye out for next month’s survey! It’s almost time for one of the largest trade shows in the AV industry. I can’t wait to attend InfoComm 2024 — Gary and I have been […]

May 2024 Temperature Check — Survey CLOSED

VuWall VuStream 150 Encoder Debuts for KVM Applications

VuWall announced enhancements to its VuStream 150 H.264 HDMI video encoder. The VuStream 150, part of the VuStream series of encoders and decoders, seamlessly integrates with PAK video wall, KVM nodes, and VuScape controllers, while being centrally configured and managed by the TRx centralized management software platform. The latest VuStream 150 encoder appliance supports HDMI […]

VuWall VuStream 150 Encoder Debuts for KVM Applications

AVPro Edge Can Now Send USB 3.0 100 Meters

AVPro Edge introduced the AC-EXUSB-3-KIT that accommodates up to four USB devices via USB 3.2 Gen 1 Type-A female ports, using proven stable technology to transport any combination of up to four USB 3.2 Gen 1, 2.0, 1.0 signals across distances as great as 100-meters (328 feet) over CAT-6a cabling. The AC-EXUSB-3-KIT is a two-piece […]

AVPro Edge Can Now Send USB 3.0 100 Meters

More Than Just Earth Day: What SAVe Is Teaching the AV Industry About Sustainability and E-Waste

To those of you reading this, Happy Earth Day (April 22). Every year, Earth Day reminds us to take care of the planet. After all, how long have the terms “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle” been drilled into our brains? If you’re like me, you make sustainable choices as long as they don’t inconvenience you at all. […]

More Than Just Earth Day: What SAVe Is Teaching the AV Industry About Sustainability and E-Waste

Duke Kunshan University Deploys 116 Sennheiser TCC 2 Ceiling Array Microphones

Duke Kunshan University, a world-class university that brings together the best educational resources from around the world, has a team of faculty members located all over the world and has high quality requirements for blended smart education. Duke Kunshan University has installed 116 Sennheiser TCC 2 Ceiling Array Microphones in 50 classrooms and various other […]

Duke Kunshan University Deploys 116 Sennheiser TCC 2 Ceiling Array Microphones

Lightware Taurus Switchers Can Be Used to Add a BYOD Option Inside MS Teams Rooms

Lightware Visual Engineering says its Taurus Switcher solutions can be integrated with Microsoft Teams Rooms on Windows to make BYOD solutions; sort of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) functionality and room control capabilities for Teams meeting spaces. The solution augments the Microsoft Teams Rooms experience by allowing users to integrate their personal laptops with the […]

Lightware Taurus Switchers Can Be Used to Add a BYOD Option Inside MS Teams Rooms