Baanto Extends the Reach of ShadowSense Globally with Ricoh Partnership

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Baanto has announced the integration of its ShadowSense touch technology into Ricoh’s latest generation of interactive whiteboards. Powered by Baanto’s patented ShadowSense touch technology, the 55” D5520, 65” D6510 and 75” D7500 interactive whiteboards all feature 10-point multi-touch interfaces with industry leading performance and reliability. Additionally, ShadowSense’s unique ability to recognize the shape and size of any touch […]

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IBM and Ricoh Partner for Watson-Powered Whiteboards

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IBM and Ricoh have partnered for a cognitive-enabled interactive whiteboard which uses IBM’s Watson intelligence and voice technologies to support voice commands, taking notes and actions and even translating into other languages. The Intelligent Workplace Solution leverages IBM Watson and Ricoh’s interactive whiteboards to allow to access features via using voice. It makes sure that […]

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Ricoh Targets Casio’s Virtual Presenter in Hologram for Digital Signage

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Ricoh today unveiled a virtual presenter hologram that’s very similar to the CASIO virtual presenter system. The RICOH Virtual Self-Service Hologram uses artificial intelligence (AI) holograms and Ricoh’s ultra short-throw RICOH PJ WX4152N projectors to greet, inform and bid farewell to visitors. RICOH Virtual Self-Service Hologram can be deployed in a variety of ways to […]

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Ricoh Upgrades Videoconferencing System

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Ricoh just announced its Unified Communication System, the P3500M — the size of a laptop, the 3.5-pound device includes an HD camera, microphone and speakers that fit inside a soft-sided carrying case. Boasting the same simple startup as the P3500, the P3500M can be unpacked, plugged in, connected and made entirely ready in about 60 […]

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Ricoh Expands Projector Line at InfoComm 2016

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At InfoComm 2016, RICOH is debuting the KU12000 projector, a WUXGA (1920×1200) resolution, HDMI, and HDBaseT projector spec’d at 12,000 lumens and six lens options. It will list for $18,869. The RICOH PJ XL4540 and WXL4540 are laser-based, short-throw projectors spec’d at 3,200 lumens of brightness. Resolution is XGA for the PJ XL4540 and WXGA […]

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Ricoh Partners with Videxio to Offer a Cloud Videoconferencing Service

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It looks like Fridays are becoming the big news days in UCC, and today happens to be no exception. It was announced today that leading cloud video service provider Videxio has signed a global agreement with Ricoh, where the worldwide technology solutions provider will offer the Videxio service branded as RICOH Unified Communication System Advanced […]

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Captured at #ISE2016 Part 2: The Show

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In Part 1 I explained that I’ve previously written blogs capturing Twitter and Facebook moments at InfoComm 2015, InfoComm Connections in NYC and other trade shows. This time I decided to do a “4000 mile” social media view of Integrated Systems Europe (ISE) in Amsterdam – the AV industry’s largest trade show event which takes place […]

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Ricoh unveils projection systems designed especially for education

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MALVERN, Pa., June 12, 2013 — Because a multimedia world demands a multimedia education, Ricoh Americas Corporation today unveiled two powerful projection systems especially for schools and corporate training organizations. Unlike traditional projectors, the RICOH PJ X4240N/PJ WX4240N “short throw” projection systems are positioned 23 to 58 inches from the front wall or screen, enabling […]

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Ricoh Intros First Upright Ultra-Short-Throw Projector

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Ricoh just unveiled the first upright ultra-short-throw projector, capable of displaying a 48” diagonal HD image when placed less than 5” from a wall or screen. Weighing only 6.6 pounds, spec’d at 2500 ANSI lumens, the PJ WX4130/PJ WX4130N is designed for conference rooms, offices, small-to-midsize meeting spaces and classrooms. Unlike ceiling-mounted short-throw projectors, which […]

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