Listen Technologies Showcases New ListenTALK One-Way Receivers

January 28, 2019

Listen Technologies is showcasing two new receivers — the LKR-11 and LKR-12 — and the latest accessories for its mobile communication product ListenTALK at Integrated Systems Europe the first week of February. ListenTALK, which Listen Technologies demonstrated at ISE 2018, features a wireless, pocket-sized transceiver that makes it easy for groups of two or more […]

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Sony Hits the Jackpot for Creativity With New Surface Projector Integrated With Embedded Touch

March 6, 2017

In one of the most creative uses of projection in the history of the industry the Sony Mobile Phone Group comes something they are calling Xperia Touch — a projector with an embedded Android projector. Xperia Touch is an interactive projector that turns any flat surface into a 23” HD touchscreen, with either horizontal or vertical ultrashort-throw projection. The interface is […]

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ELB Launches New Collaboration Board

February 20, 2017

ELB, formerly Electroboard, just debuted Prowise, a native 4K interactive presentation display, digital whiteboard and video conferencing solution (aka collaboration board). Available in 65”, 75” and 84 inches, with built-in Windows 10 PC, wide area microphones, sound bar with sub-woofer and a 1080p conferencing camera, Prowise includes a motorized, height-adjustable mobile stand or a fixed wall mount bracket.ELB says that […]

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WallSign Digital Signage CMS Makes Debut at ISE 2017

January 16, 2017

Making its ISE debut is digital signage company Wallin (Stand 8-E260), who will be demonstrating the company’s newly-announced powerful, flexible WallSign multi-channel cloud or on-premise content management system (CMS) for digital signage that allows customisation, deployment, scheduling and monitoring of content across a network of digital displays. WallSign allows users to manage thousands of different […]

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Digital Signage Trends To Watch In 2017

December 8, 2016

By Lee Gannon TrouDigital Digital signage has been around for a few years now. It was originally the reserve of large corporations with deep marketing budgets and most popular in consumer-facing industries like retail. Today, digital signage is increasingly sophisticated (as well as more affordable) and its users are highly creative in its application. It […]

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Digital Signs Move Onto The Body

March 14, 2016

For Christmas I received my long awaited Apple Watch. For several months leading up to the holiday I wanted to buy one, but held off knowing it would make a great gift. Boy, was I right. Now, I know that there have been a variety of evaluations of the Apple Watch. Most people agree that […]

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Sennheiser Launches TeamConnect Wireless, Mobile Audio Conferencing Solution for Up to 24 Participants

March 9, 2016

Sennheiser’s TeamConnect Wireless claims to bring to an end the age of conference call frustrations, delivering unmatched ease of use and excellent sound quality in a portable system for up to 24 participants. TeamConnect Wireless offers peerless connectivity options, making any device immediately capable of establishing a professional quality conference call in seconds. Users can […]

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Interactive Beacon Technology

February 19, 2016

I am writing this column as ISE begins to wind down. One of my favorite things about rAVe [Publications] is the way that it covers trade shows. The video interviews are so valuable to someone who is not at the show and wants to see what the newest trends are. I always spend some time […]

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Signagelive Incorporates Near Field Communications tags (NFC) and Beacon Technology

February 1, 2016

Signagelive has incorporated Near Field Communications (NFC) tags and Beacon technology into its SoC (System on Chip) and HTML5 software, enabling its customers to take static smart signage networks into the interactive world. These latest enhancements will be launched at Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) taking place at the RAI, Amsterdam from 9-12 February. Signagelive can […]

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NEC Display Intros 75-Inch X754HB Display Built for High-Brightness Environments

December 16, 2015

NEC Display Solutions today announced the MultiSync X754HB display, a high-brightness display that allows for extremely clear visibility in higher ambient light environments. The new 75-inch display is built specifically to withstand the harsh environment of direct sunlight that would otherwise ruin normal displays. With integrated thermodynamic cooling fans, a panel that can reduce the […]

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Christie Adds Boxer 30

November 23, 2015

The Christie Boxer is now available in 2K. The new projector is built for rental staging applications including concerts, amusement parks, projection mapping, live theater and conventions, as well as permanent installations including museums, planetariums, higher education and houses of worship. Omni-directional with integrated Near Field Communication (NFC), a preview screen and 1,500-hour lamp-life to 70 percent brightness, the 30,000 lumen […]

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Product Review: StarTech Bluetooth Audio Receiver With NFC

November 20, 2015

I’ve always found myself drawn to and interested in problem solving devices, and sometimes I find them more interesting than larger pieces of equipment, like loudspeakers and video displays. The BT2A Bluetooth audio receiver from Lockburne, Ohio-based manufacturer StarTech is intended to turn any audio output device like amplifiers or integrated receivers into a Bluetooth-compatible […]

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Christie Announces Boxer Projector Series

January 29, 2015

Christie’s new Boxer Series will officially launch and will make its worldwide debut at the Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) show in Amsterdam, but we have the details now. Technically, there was a private launch back in November and Christie has already taken orders for more than 200 projectors — without a public launch! The first […]

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Three Things the iPhone 6 Tells Us About Future Audio Visual Systems

September 29, 2014

By Jeremy Boyd, CTS Systems Design Consultant, AVI Systems Apple is not the end-all-be-all in the electronics space, but Apple’s products are often indicators of where we are headed. The iPod was an indicator of how we would start to consume music and the iPhone was the catalyst for many of us to look at […]

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Future Tech, Pro AV and Sustainability: Internet of Things

July 31, 2014

As promised last month, I am continuing the exploration of futuristic technologies that may have a major impact on the audiovisual industry. This month, I want to continue the conversation on the Internet of Things. One year ago this month, I wrote about the coming age of the Internet of Things (also commonly called the […]

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NEC Launches New Flagship P Series LED-Backlit LCDs

November 6, 2013

This week NEC Display Solutions released the latest generation of its flagship P Series commercial-grade displays: the 40-inch P403, 46-inch P463, 55-inch P553 and 70-inch P703 displays. All feature a new thinner chassis (56 percent thinner), LED edge-lit back lights, two expansion slots, Near Field Communication (NFC) capabilities. They also use 33 percent less power […]

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CastNET Announces New Digital Signage Solution to Engage Viewers with NFC Technology

August 13, 2013

CastNET announced today that it has developed and is shipping a new solution that fully integrates Near Field Communications (NFC) technology with its digital signage software. CastNET with MobileHere technology combines CastNET’s digital signage content management software with NFC to allow mobile devices to easily take away information from digital signage screens. NFC is a […]

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