Meyer Sound Welcomes Andy Davies as Senior Product Manager and Gautam Sharma as Product Manager

Meyer Sound announced the promotion of Andy Davies to the position of senior product manager and the appointment of Gautam Sharma to the newly created position of product manager. In his new post, Davies will assume responsibility for managing the entire Meyer Sound product portfolio. He will oversee new product development, define product features and […]

Meyer Sound Welcomes Andy Davies as Senior Product Manager and Gautam Sharma as Product Manager

Downstream and Scalable Partner To Install Interactive, Art-Centric Project at Boise State University

Founded in 1988, Downstream has created a global community of designers, production managers, content designers, developers and other creatives. With offices in the U.S., Amsterdam and Melbourne, Downstream serves customers with localized design, project management, build and installation capabilities. Downstream has created brand experiences for companies such as Microsoft, Verizon and the Atlanta Braves. “Downstream […]

Downstream and Scalable Partner To Install Interactive, Art-Centric Project at Boise State University

ISE Show Postponed to May 2022

Due to the rise of COVID-19 and variant cases, and in an effort to promote safety amongst all attendees, Integrated Systems Europe announced ISE, scheduled for Feb. 1-4, 2022, has been postponed and is now rescheduled for May 10-13, 2022. The exhibition will remain in Barcelona and take place at the FIRA Barcelona, Gran Vía. […]

ISE Show Postponed to May 2022

Marshall Electronics Adds IP-network, USB-C and HDMI Connectivity to CV605-U3 PTZ Camera

Marshall Electronics has added IP-network connectivity to its USB-based CV605-U3 PTZ Camera along with USB-C and HDMI connectivity. The CV605-U3 PTZ camera is ideal for operations in videoconferencing, video collaboration, livestreaming, OBS Studio, Zoom and more. The CV605-U3 also operates with low-light sensitivity for a clear picture in variable lighting conditions. The camera utilizes a high-performing […]

Marshall Electronics Adds IP-network, USB-C and HDMI Connectivity to CV605-U3 PTZ Camera

Panasonic PT-FRQ50 Laser Projector Now Available for Purchase

Panasonic says its 5,200-lumen PT-FRQ50 laser projector is now available. The company announced the product last year, adding the Quad Pixel Drive to the 1-Chip DLP SOLID SHINE laser projection lineup. The Panasonic PT-FRQ50 projector has Panasonic’s original pixel-quadrupling technology with 240Hz processing and narrow DMD aperture ratio to deliver 4K imaging. When using the […]

Panasonic PT-FRQ50 Laser Projector Now Available for Purchase

Extron Taking Orders for ISS 612 Seamless Switcher

Extron announced it is now taking orders for the new ISS 612, a 12-input seamless switcher for the dynamic presentation and scaling of HDMI, DisplayPort and 12G-SDI content at resolutions up to 4K/60. It supports a maximum data rate of 18 Gbps and features advanced Extron Vector 4K scaling technology. Separate Preview and Program outputs […]

Extron Taking Orders for ISS 612 Seamless Switcher

ClearOne Now Shipping DIALOG 10 USB Single-Channel Wireless Microphone System

ClearOne announced it is shipping the DIALOG 10 USB, a single-channel wireless microphone system offering professional-quality audio with USB connectivity. ClearOne claims the DIALOG 10 USB is the industry’s only single-channel wireless mic system that offers pro-quality audio with USB connectivity. The DIALOG 10 USB is designed for webcasting and cloud-based collaboration through Microsoft Teams, Zoom, […]

ClearOne Now Shipping DIALOG 10 USB Single-Channel Wireless Microphone System

How COVID-19 Has Reinvigorated the Professional Camcorder Market

By Helen Matthews Futuresource Consulting COVID-19 has had a lasting impact on the professional camcorder industry. Its initial impact appeared to be negative, with the first half of 2020 seeing a significant downfall in sell-in compared to previous years. Lockdowns, social distancing and event cancellations affected markets across the globe, resulting in the majority of […]

How COVID-19 Has Reinvigorated the Professional Camcorder Market

Do We Need to Revisit Standards?

One thing I truly love about writing a blog for rAVe is when I get a reaction from my peers about what I wrote. These responses always help me further think through what I originally wrote, and I always learn from others in these scenarios. In my December blog, I wrote about the supply chain […]

Do We Need to Revisit Standards?

EnGenius Technologies Releases ECW336 Wi-Fi 6E Access Point

EnGenius Technologies announced the release of the Wi-Fi 6E access point designed for the SMB market. Featuring the Qualcomm Networking Pro 1210 platform, the ECW336 Wi-Fi 6E indoor ceiling mount tri-band access point was developed for use in the recently unleashed 6 GHz spectrum. The EnGenius Cloud ECW336 access point marks the company’s first venture into […]

EnGenius Technologies Releases ECW336 Wi-Fi 6E Access Point

XGIMI Debuts Aura Ultra Short-Throw Laser Projector at CES

XGIMI’s new 4K ultra short-throw laser projector, the Aura, just debuted at CES. The XGIMI Aura claims to project images at up to 150 inches while only being 20 inches away from the screen and uses DLP technology. Features of the XGIMI Aura include: HDR10 with 2400 ANSI lumens of brightness. Integrated with Android TV […]

XGIMI Debuts Aura Ultra Short-Throw Laser Projector at CES

The Extended Classroom and the Power To Transform

By: Nancy Knowlton EdTech Digest Necessity is the mother of invention. It’s such a trite, overused statement, but it could not be truer today as we consider what lies ahead in primary and secondary education. The pandemic completely upended so many accepted ways of doing things, forcing us to adapt on the fly. Much of that […]

The Extended Classroom and the Power To Transform

THE rAVe Agency and HB Live Inc. Partner to Create LAVNCH HYBRID

THE rAVe Agency and HB Live Inc., a full-service event production company, have partnered to create LAVNCH HYBRID, an on-site and remote event production resource. LAVNCH combines virtual events, press conferences, shows, meetings, webinars and a publication to grab the audience’s attention — both in person and virtually. THE rAVe Agency unveiled LAVNCH nearly two […]

THE rAVe Agency and HB Live Inc. Partner to Create LAVNCH HYBRID

Extron Now Shipping Power Management Solution for Small, Medium AV Systems

Extron is shipping the IPL EXP PDU4H control system power expansion interface. This compact interface is designed to provide centralized power management for small and medium-sized AV systems. It delivers the ability to control individual AC outputs remotely and allows for aggregate current sensing. The IPL EXP PDU4H is Ethernet enabled and features four AC […]

Extron Now Shipping Power Management Solution for Small, Medium AV Systems

Magnima Releases AirPoint Ring Wireless Wearable Mouse for Wireless Air Gesture Control

Magnima released the AirPoint Ring, a wireless wearable mouse ring designed for teachers, trainers and presenters. The AirPoint Ring is a wireless wearable mouse that offers dual surface and air tracking, allowing users to change slides with air gestures. It also allows apps on a connected Mac, Windows, iPad or tablet to be controlled wirelessly. The […]

Magnima Releases AirPoint Ring Wireless Wearable Mouse for Wireless Air Gesture Control

Bogen Communications Releases Nyquist E7000 Version 7.0 Software Update — Offering 50 New Features and Enhancements

Bogen Communications announced the release of Nyquist E7000 Version 7.0. The company says this latest software update is designed to meet the communication needs of today’s school campus environments. The Nyquist E7000 is a software-centric, IP-based paging and intercom solution that leverages software technologies and third-party integrations to address safety and security challenges. The E7000 Version […]

Bogen Communications Releases Nyquist E7000 Version 7.0 Software Update — Offering 50 New Features and Enhancements

Shure and Logitech Partner for Compatibility Assurance of Collaborative Meeting Solutions

Shure is collaborating with Logitech for compatibility assurance. By connecting select Logitech devices with Shure’s Microflex Advance microphone range, users can manage their meeting room audio, mute sync, LED status and volume control without the need for complex programming. Compatibility for each of these features has been verified and tested by Shure and Logitech. The […]

Shure and Logitech Partner for Compatibility Assurance of Collaborative Meeting Solutions

C2G Releases 1-Port USB-C Extender Transmitter to Receiver Kit

C2G recently released a much-needed product that many of you #AVtweeps have been asking for — a USB-C Extender Transmitter to Receiver Kit for classrooms, conference rooms and huddle spaces. Almost every laptop and mobile device available now has USB-C, and we need to be able to leverage it. The C2G 1-Port USB-C Extender Transmitter […]

C2G Releases 1-Port USB-C Extender Transmitter to Receiver Kit

Vivitek Launches DU9900Z Heavy-Duty Laser Projector With Edge Blending and Lens Position Memory

Vivitek announced the launch of its latest heavy-duty laser projector, DU9900Z. The projector offers edge-blending and warping technology, motorized lens shift/focus/zoom and lens position memory. It is a single-chip DLP laser projector ideal for ProAV, rental, staging, outdoor and large venues with a choice of optional lenses. It also offers 360-degree portrait projection and 24/7 operation capability. Features […]

Vivitek Launches DU9900Z Heavy-Duty Laser Projector With Edge Blending and Lens Position Memory

Crest Audio’s Tactus.Control Mixing Console Now Supports WAVES eMotion LV1 Version 12

Crest Audio, a Peavey Commercial Audio brand, announced that the Tactus.Control motorized mixing console now supports WAVES eMotion LV1 Version 12 with embedded MIDI control. Crest Audio says Tactus.Control is designed to supplement the eMotion LV1 touch screen by providing moving faders, lighted buttons and knobs for the most used functions. The latest update offers resizable […]

Crest Audio’s Tactus.Control Mixing Console Now Supports WAVES eMotion LV1 Version 12

IT and AV Market Movements in Higher Education

By Chris Pennell Futuresource Consulting There’s no doubt that the higher education sector has experienced a difficult period over the last 18 to 24 months. Profound and far-reaching changes have been applied in an effort to respond to the challenges of COVID-19 and enable students to continue to learn remotely. In the wake of the […]

IT and AV Market Movements in Higher Education

Extron Intros SF 8CT SUB for Low-Frequency Response Extension in Audio Applications

  Extron introduced the SF 8CT SUB, an in-ceiling subwoofer that complements the Extron range of ceiling speakers by extending the low-frequency response in music and high-performance audio applications. The plenum-rated SF 8CT SUB blends in with other ceiling speakers in the system and is designed to be mounted in the ceiling structure. The 8-inch […]

Extron Intros SF 8CT SUB for Low-Frequency Response Extension in Audio Applications

TASCAM Debuts CA-XLR2d Series Audio XLR Microphone Adapter for Mirrorless Cameras

TASCAM announced the CA-XLR2d Series audio XLR microphone adapter for mirrorless cameras. The new CA-XLR2d XLR Audio Adapter is available in three configurations: (1) the CA-XLR2d Canon Kit, (2) the CA-XLR2d FUJIFILM Kit and (3) the CA-XLR2d Analog Interface Kit for use with Nikon cameras and others. Each kit combines manufacturer expertise with audio capturing […]

TASCAM Debuts CA-XLR2d Series Audio XLR Microphone Adapter for Mirrorless Cameras

Summer Plans Already on Hold?

Sometimes it seems like the topic of every conversation has changed from “COVID, COVID, COVID” to “supply chain, supply chain, supply chain.” This is for good reason. Just about everything is in short supply, and prices are rising everywhere. The good news from this — the news that people are still spending money — gets […]

Summer Plans Already on Hold?

THE rAVe Agency Announces Partnership With Questex for Live Content Coverage of DSE 2022

THE rAVe Agency has announced a partnership with Questex’s Digital Signage Experience (DSE) 2022, the preeminent event and digital platform for the digital signage industry, to provide live, on-site coverage for the conference. DSE 2022 will take place on March 22–24, 2022, in Las Vegas at the Las Vegas Convention Center. THE rAVe Agency will […]

THE rAVe Agency Announces Partnership With Questex for Live Content Coverage of DSE 2022

Uniguest Acquires Planet eStream for Growth in Digital Signage and Education Markets

Uniguest has acquired Planet eStream, a video platform provider for the education sector. Planet eStream increases Uniguest’s footprint in the education industry while adding to the organization’s digital signage and video capabilities. Located in West Yorkshire, United Kingdom, Planet eStream will align under the U.K.-headquartered Tripleplay IPTV and digital signage division of Uniguest. Planet eStream […]

Uniguest Acquires Planet eStream for Growth in Digital Signage and Education Markets

Martin Audio Releases White Option for WPS Line Array System, Includes SXC118

Martin Audio has announced that its Wavefront Precision optimized line array system, WPS, is now available in white as a made-to-order option. It is also accompanied by its cardioid subwoofer partner, SXC118. Designed to set a new benchmark for 8-inch line arrays, Martin Audio originally announced WPS in 2019. The SXC118 is a cardioid subwoofer […]

Martin Audio Releases White Option for WPS Line Array System, Includes SXC118

Extron Adds Seamless Integration of Digital Signage Content to ShareLink Pro

Extron has a new Digital Signage LinkLicense upgrade for ShareLink Pro Systems. This upgrade allows digital signage content to display on ShareLink Pro devices when users aren’t connected or sharing content. Signage content can be displayed on the ShareLink Pro 1100 and ShareLink Pro 500 using web-based HTML content provided by third-party digital signage providers […]

Extron Adds Seamless Integration of Digital Signage Content to ShareLink Pro

JustAddPower Announces MaxColor 4K60 Series of Transmitters and Receiver

Just Add Power announced its new MaxColor 4K60 Series is now available for preorder. The new transmitter and receiver provide integrators with a scalable 4K UHD distribution platform to natively support 4K source content with high frame rates over existing network infrastructures. The products are available for preorder now and will begin shipping in early […]

JustAddPower Announces MaxColor 4K60 Series of Transmitters and Receiver

AVIWEST and Vodalys Partner for Cloud-Native Livestreaming Platform

AVIWEST and Vodalys have teamed up to offer a cloud video production and low-latency delivery solution for corporate live events. Using AVIWEST’s video contribution system and the Vodalys.Studio cloud production web platform, users can simplify content production and web streaming for corporate communication. With the Vodalys and AVIWEST systems, video professionals can produce footage of […]

AVIWEST and Vodalys Partner for Cloud-Native Livestreaming Platform

RF Venue Develops Free Online Performance Calculator Tool

RF Venue, Inc. announced the development of the RF Venue Performance Calculator. The free online tool is designed to reduce the complexity of wireless system performance prediction. Users of the Performance Calculator select system components via a handful of drop-down menus, including microphone make and series, distance from mic to antenna, cabling type and length, RF Venue […]

RF Venue Develops Free Online Performance Calculator Tool

Key Digital Intros New ‘Conference Room in a Box’ Solutions

With the return of face-to-face conferencing and education, along with the continued necessity of incorporating remote participation, integrators and their customers are increasingly looking to update and modernize their systems. The “Conference Room in a Box” family of products from Key Digital, a developer and manufacturer of digital video processing, video signal distribution and AV-over-IP […]

Key Digital Intros New ‘Conference Room in a Box’ Solutions