Is CES an ‘AV Show?’

As a techy person, I have always been intrigued by the Consumer Electronics Show. It has always been a mix of amazing new technology and useless new technology. I am surprised, though, that the show does not get much coverage in our industry, particularly in the education sector. I think there are a couple of […]

Is CES an ‘AV Show?’

CEDIA and CTA’s RP22 Sets New Standards for Immersive Audio in Home Entertainment

CEDIA has finalized a new recommended immersive audio system design practice in collaboration with the Consumer Technology Association (CTA). CEDIA/CTA – RP22 Immersive Audio Design Recommended Practice is the first recommended practice to define an objective set of performance criteria for home audio systems. “RP22 is nothing less than game-changing for our industry,” said Daryl Friedman, global […]

CEDIA and CTA’s RP22 Sets New Standards for Immersive Audio in Home Entertainment

CTA Projects US Technology Retail Revenues of $485 Million for 2023

New research from the Consumer Technology Association (CTA) projects U.S. technology retail revenues of $485 billion in 2023. This new data puts revenues slightly above pre-pandemic levels, following a three-year surge in consumer technology spending that peaked at a record-breaking $512 billion in 2021. While CTA anticipates a looming recession and inflation will weigh against […]

CTA Projects US Technology Retail Revenues of $485 Million for 2023

CES 2022 Will Require Proof of Vaccination to Attend

The Consumer Technology Association announced that CES 2022 will require in-person attendees to provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination. CES 2022 will take place in Las Vegas on Jan. 5-8, 2022. For those who may be unable to travel to Las Vegas, CTA will create a digital event (similar to last year) that will run in parallel with […]

CES 2022 Will Require Proof of Vaccination to Attend