Audinate Announces the Adoption of Dante AV for New AV-Over-IP Extenders from Cypress Technologies

Audinate announced that Cypress Technology (CYP), a leader in the design and manufacturing of innovative Pro-AV solutions has adopted Dante AV for a new family of AV-over-IP extenders designed for use in multiple markets including HOW, education and conferencing. As an ODM, Cypress Technology’s extenders with Dante AV are expected to launch by the end of 2022. Compatible […]

Audinate Announces the Adoption of Dante AV for New AV-Over-IP Extenders from Cypress Technologies

Snap One Intros New Strong 30″ Custom Series Racks

Snap One announced this week new products added to its Strong Racks product line — the 30” Custom Series Racks (as well as new Side Panels) and On-Wall Racks. These racks are designed to enhance an integrator’s ability to pursue any size project and still deliver optimized equipment. The Strong On-Wall Racks will be on […]

Snap One Intros New Strong 30″ Custom Series Racks

BenQ Expands Its BlueCore Laser Projector Family

BenQ today added two new laser projectors to its BlueCore laser projector family — the LU9750 (8500 ANSI lumens) and LU9800 (10,000 ANSI lumens). These projectors were specifically built for large-venue, simulation and museum applications. Both projectors are native WUXGA (1920×1200) resolution and specified to deliver cinematic 95% Rec. 709 color coverage. The projectors use a […]

BenQ Expands Its BlueCore Laser Projector Family

Barco Intros All New Line of dvLED Video Wall Displays Called TruePix

Barco today launched a new LED video wall platform dubbed TruePix. TruePix is designed completely from the ground up to create a purpose-built video wall for a variety of enterprise applications. It’s aimed at control rooms, television studios, lobbies, boardrooms, auditoriums and other corporate applications. Key product highlights: Seamless display tech that LED is known […]

Barco Intros All New Line of dvLED Video Wall Displays Called TruePix

Blaze Audio Announces Entry Into Professional Audio Market in North America

Following an initial launch in Europe, Blaze Audio is announcing its formal entry into the professional audio market throughout North America. As a subsidiary of Pascal A/S of Copenhagen, Denmark, Blaze Audio enters the field with its PowerZone Connect series of fully matrixed, DSP-loaded network power amplifier products. PowerZone amplifiers enable control from a wide […]

Blaze Audio Announces Entry Into Professional Audio Market in North America

VOD Visual Debuts LED Dubbed EDGE CONNECT

VOD Visual just debuted an all-in-one LED dubbed the EDGE CONNECT. Using HDMI ports, the EDGE CONNECT allows users to connect sources just like you would if it were an LCD monitor. The EDGE series, designed to be a direct replacement for LCDs, uses 55″ panels. Most LED display models come in 27.5” form factors. […]

VOD Visual Debuts LED Dubbed EDGE CONNECT

Pliant Technologies Will Debut “High Density Mode” for Its Wireless Intercom System at ISE 2022

Pliant Technologies is debuting its “high density” mode, which the company describes as a selectable mode of operation that greatly increases user densities, for both CrewCom and CrewCom CB2 wireless intercom systems at ISE 2022 (Booth 7Q970). For CrewCom, this new software-selectable mode supports up to 32 radio packs (RPs) on a single radio transceiver […]

Pliant Technologies Will Debut “High Density Mode” for Its Wireless Intercom System at ISE 2022

Blustream Releases Dante-Enabled Networked Power Amplifier

Blustream announced the release of the NPA100DA Dante-enabled networked power amplifier for both commercial AV or residential AV installations. For conference and meeting rooms, the NPA100DA is a solution for delivering amplification for presentation and background audio. With its microphone input and integrated audio-ducking capabilities, Blustream says it is also ideal for live event applications […]

Blustream Releases Dante-Enabled Networked Power Amplifier

Zoom Introduces Zoom Whiteboard to Solve Equality in Meetings

A term you’re going to hear a lot the rest of 2022 is “Meeting Equity.” Heck, Barco even owns the website and it’s filled with a podcast series that I host. It’s 12 episodes — you should check it out. Zoom’s approach to solving equality in meetings, so that remote and in-person attendees have the […]

Zoom Introduces Zoom Whiteboard to Solve Equality in Meetings

Key Digital Intros KD-WP8 Programmable IP Control Wall Plate

Just introduced, the KD-WP8 from Key Digital is an eight-button web-UI-programmable IP control wall plate keypad for system configuration and control. The keypad can control any IP networked Key Digital device and third-party systems through the Compass Control Pro protocol or Open API. The KD-WP8 natively sends TCP and UDP commands in ASCII or HEX format for controlling IP-enabled devices […]

Key Digital Intros KD-WP8 Programmable IP Control Wall Plate

AudioControl Launches New Audio Amplifier Platform Leveraging GaN Semiconductors

AudioControl just launched an audio amplifier platform leveraging GaN (Gallium Nitride) semiconductors from GaN Systems. AudioControl engineers have created a circuit that establishes a new bar for power and sound quality, now available in the CM Series four-channel, three-channel, and two-channel 70-volt Dual-Mode amplifiers. The AudioControl engineering team was tasked with elevating the performance standard […]

AudioControl Launches New Audio Amplifier Platform Leveraging GaN Semiconductors

A (Fictional) Integrator’s Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

Unless you’ve been shortlisted for a Nobel prize or you’re waiting on the birth of a baby, early morning phone calls are never a good thing. When Joe (the owner of the company that I just made up in my head) got a call from Kate (his equally made-up service manager) at 6:30 a.m., he […]

A (Fictional) Integrator’s Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day

RF Venue Intros Diversity Architectural Antenna

RF Venue is introducing its Diversity Architectural Antenna, a new system component for wireless microphones that offers the core capabilities of the company’s Diversity Fin Antenna in a virtually invisible footprint. The patented cross-polarized Diversity Architectural Antenna is an unobtrusive, solution to the problem of wireless microphone signal dropouts, multipath interference and IMD issues plaguing […]

RF Venue Intros Diversity Architectural Antenna

Shure Intros MXA920 Ceiling Array Microphone

Shure announced the introduction of the MXA920 Ceiling Array Microphone. With Automatic Coverage technology, MXA920 provides pre-configured audio capture with minimal setup required, dramatically reducing the time and cost of deployments for integrators. The MXA920 also employs Next Generation Array Architecture for enhanced directional pick-up and more natural speech. Plus, the onboard IntelliMix DSP delivers […]

Shure Intros MXA920 Ceiling Array Microphone

Extron Updates ‘AV Technology for Learning Environments’ Design Guide

Extron announced an update to its “AV Technology for Learning Environments” design guide that captures the latest AV product innovations and the newest AV applications for learning spaces. This guide is a resource that includes details on AV Technology and its integration within classrooms, huddle spaces, lecture halls, meeting areas, multipurpose rooms, esports spaces and […]

Extron Updates ‘AV Technology for Learning Environments’ Design Guide

Extron AV Switching, Distribution and Control Help Renovate NCSU Library

The D. H. Hill Jr. Library on the campus of North Carolina State University has been a resource for students and the surrounding community for decades. The library has constantly reinvented itself over the years and completed its latest major renovation in 2021. Extron AV switching, distribution, and control were successfully deployed in the renovation […]

Extron AV Switching, Distribution and Control Help Renovate NCSU Library

Crest Audio CPX Series Amplifiers Now Available in Four Models

Crest Audio has added to its CPX Series of professional power amplifiers. Geared toward the needs of the touring and installation markets, the CPX Series offers versatile solutions designed to serve as the backbone of a mobile sound system, studio, and many other install applications requiring dynamically powerful yet affordable amplifiers. The CPX Series is […]

Crest Audio CPX Series Amplifiers Now Available in Four Models

Netgear Announces Three New AV-over-IP Products

Netgear announced three new AV-over-IP products including the new Netgear Engage Controller application, which builds on the AV graphical user interface (GUI) found in the M4250 series managed switches and two new, smaller M4250 desktop switches to allow for streamlined installation in a range of space-limiting applications. The Netgear M4250 AV Line Series switches are […]

Netgear Announces Three New AV-over-IP Products

Audio-Technica Adds New Family of Line + Gradient Large Diaphragm Condenser Microphones

Audio-Technica is debuting its BP28 14-inch (355.6 mm) and BP28L 22.4-inch (569 mm) Line + Gradient Large Diaphragm Condenser Microphones. These microphones combine a large-diaphragm condenser element with a 28-millimeter diameter shotgun design for low-noise performance. With tight polar patterns and a patented acoustic port design that maintains directionality across the entire frequency range, Audio-Technica […]

Audio-Technica Adds New Family of Line + Gradient Large Diaphragm Condenser Microphones

Panasonic Connect North America To Develop Cloud-Based Solution for Video Production in KAIROS Ecosystem

Panasonic Connect North America announced plans to develop a cloud-based solution for video production within the KAIROS ecosystem for the U.S. market that allows crews to take advantage of the KAIROS IT/IP production platform’s video processing and distribution capabilities without confining them to an on-premise studio. The cloud-based solution works with the on-premise KAIROS IT/IP platform […]

Panasonic Connect North America To Develop Cloud-Based Solution for Video Production in KAIROS Ecosystem

Marshall Electronics Intros New Lineup of Professional Broadcast Monitors

Marshall Electronics just introduced its latest lineup of rack-based professional broadcast monitors, including the new V-702W/V-702W-12G, ML-702 and ML-503 models and several audio monitoring solutions. The V-702W, which also comes in a 12G-compatible model (V-702W-12G), is a dual 7″ LCD professional broadcast monitor with a feature-packed, economical solution for fly-packs, control rooms, routing rooms and […]

Marshall Electronics Intros New Lineup of Professional Broadcast Monitors

DVIGear Now Offering DVI-7365 4K Multiport Optical Extender

DVIGear has introduced the DVI-7365, a 4K Multiport Optical Extender that supports 4K (UHD) at 60Hz (4:4:4). The DVI-7365 Extenders support HDMI 4K /60p, embedded audio, bidirectional IR, RS 232 and two 10/100 BaseT Ethernet ports. Resolutions up to 4096×2160 /60p (4:4:4) are realized without using any compression. These extenders provide long-distance extension over a […]

DVIGear Now Offering DVI-7365 4K Multiport Optical Extender

PreSonus Launches Eris E5 BT Active Media Reference Monitors with Bluetooth

PreSonus announced the launch of the new Eris E5 BT Active Media Reference Monitors with Bluetooth. The Eris E5 BT includes 50 watts of Class D power for each speaker and has both analog and aptX Bluetooth wireless inputs. The monitors are aimed at in-house production studios. The Eris E5 BT offers the following: 5.25-inch […]

PreSonus Launches Eris E5 BT Active Media Reference Monitors with Bluetooth

Hall Technologies Intros Apollo Technology Room Kit

Hall Technologies announced the launch of its Apollo Technology Room Kit (TRK1). The Apollo TRK1 is a turnkey solution for 4K Smart Classrooms, which Hall says complements its education and corporate vertical offerings. The three-piece kit claims to deliver enhanced connectivity and control features while remaining highly intuitive and easy to use. The kit is […]

Hall Technologies Intros Apollo Technology Room Kit

Extron’s NAV System and ControlScript Provide Hybrid Learning Support in New Academic Building at UNCW

The University of North Carolina at Wilmington’s (UNCW) newest and largest academic building, Veterans Hall, needed to be filled with flexible spaces that would support “Active Learning” and “Hybrid Distance Education.” Their Integrated Educational Technology team knew the traditional way of large matrix switching cabinets and stand-alone control systems wasn’t meeting their needs, so they […]

Extron’s NAV System and ControlScript Provide Hybrid Learning Support in New Academic Building at UNCW

YoloLiv Debuts YoloBox Mini, An All-in-One Encoder, Monitor, Recorder and Multidestination Streamer

YoloLiv debuted the YoloBox Mini, an H.264 encoder, monitor, recorder and multidestination streamer, in one. The size of any iPhone, the Mini can watermark logos, lower-thirds, picture-in-picture, scoreboard and rolling captions. It can also stream side-by-side, split view and one-up broadcasts. YoloBox Mini can stream 1080p60 video to Facebook, YouTube, Twitch or any RTMP platform […]

YoloLiv Debuts YoloBox Mini, An All-in-One Encoder, Monitor, Recorder and Multidestination Streamer

Sony Electronics Introduces New SRG-X40UH PTZ Camera

Sony Electronics has expanded its PTZ camera lineup by introducing the new SRG-X40UH. The camera adopts a 4K Exmor R CMOS image sensor and delivers 4K with zoom capability, UVC and HDMI connectivity.  It is planned to ship in North America in November 2022. Sony says this is an affordable 4K PTZ camera with a […]

Sony Electronics Introduces New SRG-X40UH PTZ Camera

Matrox Video Releases Extio 3 Series Software Update with Display Layout Options and Full HD Support

Matrox Video expanded display layout options and Full HD display support with its Extio 3 IP KVM extenders’ Tile View feature to provide users with new emote workspace configurations. Available via the latest Extio 3 software release, Tile View facilitates monitoring and controlling up to four systems simultaneously across a variety of layouts now on […]

Matrox Video Releases Extio 3 Series Software Update with Display Layout Options and Full HD Support

Google Wants Us on Its Radar

The latest human-computer interface — an interface that could dramatically impact the AV business — comes from Google’s hardware invention studio, Advanced Technology & Projects (ATAP). What if our devices (in-home, in-office building, and in-store) had social intelligence within? People and devices have their own concepts of personal space — and Google uses its research […]

Google Wants Us on Its Radar

Extron Launches Free Esports System Design Guide

Extron launched the Esports Systems Design Guide. The company said, “unique performance needs of esports facilities require particular AV system design knowledge and expertise to ensure an excellent experience for both players and spectators alike. With an overview of the market potential, important design considerations and a selection of Extron high performance products, this guide […]

Extron Launches Free Esports System Design Guide

WolfVision Will Intro Two New Cynap Systems and Multiplatform Web Conferencing Solution at 2022 ISE and InfoComm Shows

WolfVision announced it will introduce two new Cynap systems and a new multiplatform web conferencing solution at ISE and InfoComm USA 2022 shows. The new Cynap Pure Mini is a BYOD wireless screen mirroring system, providing comprehensive wireless screen sharing for all iOS, Android, Windows, macOS and Chrome OS devices onto a central shared screen. […]

WolfVision Will Intro Two New Cynap Systems and Multiplatform Web Conferencing Solution at 2022 ISE and InfoComm Shows

Sonic Foundry Announces Beginning Steps to Global Learning Exchange Education Solution

Sonic Foundry announced critical first steps in the launch of Global Learning Exchange, an innovative solution to provide students worldwide with access to higher education in flexible, cost-effective, locally supported environments. Earlier this month, Sonic Foundry began construction of its Global Learning Exchange hub in the Bahamas. Located in central Nassau and scheduled for completion […]

Sonic Foundry Announces Beginning Steps to Global Learning Exchange Education Solution