Trade Show Season Is a Time to Support Diversity

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rAVe [PUBS] and many other industry publications have written recently about the great work of the AVIXA Women’s Council and its partnership with Rosie Riveters. Since this has been written about in many places, I won’t rewrite everything here. There are a few points I would like to make, however. First, it is fantastic to […]

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Barco Demetra Skin Imaging Solution and MediPortal Announce New Partnership

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Kortrijk, Belgium, June 23, 2022 – Barco today announced a new partnership between its Demetra skin imaging systems business with MediPortal, the Belgian-based healthcare software developer. The partnership will integrate Demetra’s skin imaging platform with MediPortal’s Mediris Electronic Health Record (EHR) system, creating a seamless workflow for dermatologists in performing skin examinations. Demetra helps improve […]

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ACT Entertainment Announces James Suit Rejoins Regional Sales Team as New York City Metro Area Representative

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ACT Entertainment is happy to announce that James Suit has rejoined the company’s regional sales team for the New York City Metro area. Previously, he had served as Northeast Regional Sales Manager for the brands distributed by ACT. “We’re very excited to have James back on-board and to take advantage of the expertise, values and […]

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L-Acoustics K2 System Scales Utilized on HAIM’s Current Tour

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The pandemic has made the return to touring complicated, as the three sisters toggle between amphitheaters, arenas, and clubs, but PRG’s K2 rig provides scalable performance in any setup HAIM’s current Women in Music Pt. III Tour—in support of their Grammy-nominated 2020 album of the same name—is the second international headlining jaunt by the acclaimed […]

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Riedel Communications Installs Artist Digital Matrix Intercom Network at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre

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Royal Shakespeare Company’s ‘Romeo and Juliet’ curtain call. Riedel Communications today announced that the Royal Shakespeare Company (RSC) has deployed a new Riedel Artist digital matrix intercom network and Bolero wireless intercom system at its main auditorium: the Royal Shakespeare Theatre in Stratford-upon-Avon, Warwickshire, England. To manage live performances of plays by Shakespeare, his contemporaries, […]

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BenQ Helps Educators Foster a Love of Learning at ISTELive 22

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BenQ, an internationally renowned provider of visual display solutions, will demonstrate its easy-to-use and easy-to-manage edtech solutions built for tomorrow’s classrooms at ISTELive 22, June 26-29. In Booth 616, BenQ will showcase the latest additions to its award-winning BenQBoard education interactive display family, including the new BenQBoard RM03 series; BlueCore laser family of education projectors; […]

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Digital Signage Summit Europe Announces Exhibitors and New App

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In just under two weeks, the digital signage world will gather at the Digital Signage Summit Europe (DSS Europe) in Munich on 6-7 July. Alongside a world-class speaker programme, visitors to DSS Europe can meet leading companies and discover the latest Digital Signage innovations. A dedicated DSS Europe event space is now open in the […]

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BrightSign Powers Ultimate Movie Experience

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Los Gatos, CA – June 22, 2022 – BrightSign, LLC®, the global market leader in digital signage media players, today announced that its players are powering an unforgettable visitor destination that takes audiences behind the scenes of movie magic. Weta Workshop Unleashed! is an exciting new ‘part film set, part creative workshop’ attraction housed in the Sky […]

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A Successful Digital Signage Experience for Experiential Entertainment Centers

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I remember going to Six Flags Great Adventure in New Jersey when I was a kid with my parents and sister. My father would drive through the safari section so we could watch the animals walk around or all over the car. I think the last time my parents drove through the safari section, one […]

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CEDIA Announces Greg Durkin as Keynote Speaker at CEDIA Expo 2022

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CEDIA, the global trade association for the home technology industry, today announces Greg Durkin, founder and CEO of Guts+Data, as the keynote speaker at CEDIA Expo 2022. Durkin will speak about invaluable opportunities for integrators in the fast-evolving digital media landscape in “Entertainment Evolution 2022: Content Overload.” The proliferation of content, streaming platforms, and hardware has […]

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SDVoE Technology Bolsters Mission-Critical Content for the European Parliament with Over 1,000 Endpoints

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The European Parliament (EP) is one of three legislative bodies of the European Union, a political and economic union of 27 member states. It’s also home to one of its seven institutions. Founded on September 10, 1952, Parliament is responsible for adopting European legislation. It is the European Union’s only directly elected institution. With 705 […]

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Extron Taking Orders for New USB-C 8K Video Optical Cables with USB Data and 60 W Power Delivery

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Anaheim, CA (June 22, 2022) – Extron is now taking orders for the high-performance USBC Pro 8K Series, active, hybrid optical-copper USB-C cables that transmit 8K/30 DisplayPort AV, USB 2.0 data, and power signals simultaneously over distances up to 30 feet (9.1 meters). They are ideal for USB-C-enabled devices that support video and audio over four DisplayPort lanes. To streamline integration, […]

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Holosphere Standardizes Scalable Display Technologies for CAVE Solutions

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Cambridge, Mass. (June 22, 2022) — Based in Birmingham, United Kingdom, Holosphere creates world-class, immersive virtual reality solutions for commercial applications. Holosphere provides innovative solutions for the full lifecycle of virtual reality solutions – from idea conceptualization to the delivery and debut. In 2016, Holosphere’s founder, Rob Halliday-Stein, set out to utilize the power of […]

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Samsung Electronics Announces the Global Launch of ViewFinity S8

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Samsung Electronics announced the global launch of ViewFinity S8 (Model Name: S80PB), a high-resolution monitor specialized for creative professionals including content creators, graphic designers and more. The Samsung ViewFinity S8 is available in 32” and 27” models and Samsung says that pro-grade UHD resolution is combined with a wide color gamut up to 98% of […]

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Rants & rAVes — Episode 1143: A Retirement Tribute and Interview With Ron DeVoe and Elaine Jones

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Gary was joined by two industry icons who are both retiring this month — Ron DeVoe and Elaine Jones. Ron reflected on what it meant to be a value-add manufacturer’s rep firm for more than four decades while Elaine Jones will be leaving the AV industry as one of AV’s best-ever writers. Both will be missed, but they […]

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MAXHUB Debuts New ND98PNA 4K Commercial Display

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IRVINE, CA, June, 2022 – MAXHUB, a premier provider of collaborative communication and interactive class delivery solutions, is pleased to introduce the ND98PNA 4K Commercial Display. This 98-inch diagonal Direct LED (DLED) display brings a new level of visual vibrance that makes it an outstanding choice for presentations, online conferencing, and digital signage. Featuring 4K […]

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The TASCAM Model 12 is Central to Michael Sandoval’s Audio/Livestreaming & Video Production

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Los Angeles, CA, June 2022 – MUSE TV features the best in film, television, music, lifestyle, tech, and more. Encompassing everything from interviews with celebrities and musicians to special features from the red carpet, blockbuster films, concerts—and that’s just for starters—MUSE TV’s reach is extensive. Michael Sandoval is the Founder and Executive Producer of MUSE […]

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CEDIA Expo 2022 Keynote: Guts+Data Creator Greg Durkin to Explore Integrators’ New Role in Content Curation, Entertainment Technology

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FISHERS, IND., June 22, 2022 – CEDIA, the global trade association for the home technology industry, today announces Greg Durkin, founder and CEO of Guts+Data, as the keynote speaker at CEDIA Expo 2022. Durkin will speak about invaluable opportunities for integrators in the fast-evolving digital media landscape in “Entertainment Evolution 2022: Content Overload.” The proliferation of content, […]

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DuPont MCM Joining TMYTEK Spotlights at IMS 2022

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DENVER, CO., June 22, 2022 – DuPont (NYSE: DD) Microcircuit and Component Materials (MCM) demonstrates its GreenTape™ low temperature co-fired ceramic (LTCC) solutions at IMS 2022 (Booth Number:2502) alongside strategic partner TMY Technology Inc.(TMYTEK). In SATCOM applications, reliability is vital for AiP solutions. DuPont GreenTape LTCC systems provide superior heat dissipation, coefficient of thermal expansion, and […]

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European Parliament Integrates IDK Corporation’s IP-NINJAR Pro Series for Switching and Scalability Within Its Chambers

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The European Parliament (EP) is one of three legislative bodies of the European Union, a political and economic union of 27 member states. It’s also home to one of its seven institutions. Founded on September 10, 1952, Parliament is responsible for adopting European legislation. It is the European Union’s only directly elected institution. With 705 members, Parliament […]

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Crest Audio® Launches PCX™ Series of Digital Audio Matrix Processors

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MERIDIAN, MS — Crest Audio®, a Peavey Commercial Audio® brand, introduces the PCX™ Series of digital matrix speaker management processors. Each of the three units in the PCX Series offers best-in-class processing technology with inputs/outputs that can be routed in multiple configurations to meet virtually any requirement. Harnessing power and flexibility to perform loudspeaker management functions as […]

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TvONE Expands Sales Team

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Cincinnati, OH – TvONE (www.tvone.com), manufacturers of cutting-edge video processing, signal distribution and media playback, is pleased to announce it has strengthened its North American sales team with the appointments of Michael Thomas and Brandon Jaehne as Inside Sales Associates. The latest expansion of the sales team aligns with the company’s strategic goals, as it […]

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Renkus-Heinz Turns up The Volume in Mexico with The Addition of NTX Distribution for Furthered Sound Success

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Foothill Ranch, CA, June 22, 2022 — In a move to provide comprehensive sound solutions to its systems integrators, consultants and end-users in Mexico, Renkus-Heinz today announces its partnership with Mexico City-based distribution company, NTX Distribution. NTX Distribution offers audio, video and lighting solutions for commercial and custom installation projects as well as AV rental companies. Partnering with Southern California-based […]

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Extron Now Shipping USBC Pro 8K Series USB-C Cables

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Extron is starting to ship the new USBC Pro 8K Series, active, hybrid optical-copper USB-C cables that transmit 8K/30 DisplayPort AV, USB 2.0 data, and power signals simultaneously over distances up to 30 feet (9.1 meters). They are ideal for USB-C-enabled devices that support video and audio over four DisplayPort lanes. To streamline integration, they support power delivery […]

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Snap One Releases Control4 CORE Controllers With OS 3.3.0 Featuring LED Color Controls and Composer Pro Enhancements

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CHARLOTTE, NC, June 22, 2022 – Snap One today announced that it is now shipping the CORE Series of Control4 Controllers: a generational refresh of the hardware that runs each customer’s system and provides access to the full set of features available from the Control4 Intelligent Platform. The company also announced an update to the platform itself […]

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Snap One Now Shipping CORE Series Control4 Controllers

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Snap One announced that it is now shipping the CORE Series of Control4 Controllers: a generational refresh of the hardware that runs each customer’s system and provides access to the full set of features available from the Control4 Intelligent Platform. The company also announced an update to the platform itself with the release of Control4 OS […]

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Konftel Expands Video Kit Portfolio for In-Room PC-Based Market

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Collaboration endpoint specialist Konftel has launched a series of video kits optimized for in room PC-based systems to capture a wider choice of conferencing scenarios. Konftel Attach is a range of five kits designed for Microsoft Teams Rooms, Zoom Rooms and more open-based solutions. The portfolio has been specifically adapted for in room systems such as […]

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