Weekly Wrap-Up | An Awesome Speaker from BenQ, cAValry Rides @ ISE 2015? and More!

There were some big announcements this week and we want to make sure you didn’t miss any of important news from the week. cAValry Rides has announced a campaign to raise funds to get them to ISE in February, BenQ launched an awesome looking and impressive Bluetooth speaker, DSE announced a new show and more!

Weekly Wrap-Up | Dec. 12



BenQ Ships treVolo, The World’s First Electrostatic Bluetooth Speaker

BenQ America entered the audio market today with their new treVolo, the company’s first audiophile-grade Bluetooth speaker. BenQ’s treVolo portable speaker uses electrostatic technology to provide the overall tonal balance that BenQ says was previously only available on high-end… read more here.


The Pixel and Ink-Stained Wretch vs. Residential Tech: My Experience with Nest and Lyric

Now that I own a home out in suburbia, I have cause to sample the residential side of the tech market. As winter approaches, I’m making a two-pronged attack on the elements — low tech (weatherstripping and better attic insulation) and high (a new fancy thermostat). Read more here.


Lessons from Marvel’s AVengers for the AV Industry

Technology can make or break you. We learn that Tony Stark can invent anything and often invents things just because he can. Similarly, in the AV industry we implement technology for technology’s sake. Read more here.


 Planar Debuts 98″ 4K Touch Screen LCD Display

Planar Systems’ new UltraRes Touch is a 4K resolution 98” touch-screen LCD display. The Planar UltraRes 98” Touch combines a multi-touch (32 simultaneous touch points), has 500-nit brightness and offers 3840×2160 resolution. Read more here.

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Digital Signage Expo Plans South American Event in 2015

BTS Informa and Exponation have announced a partnership that will see the debut of DSE South America. Exponation, LLC is the founder, owner and operator of Digital Signage Expo (DSE) in Las Vegas, Nevada, and BTS Informa will organize the event in Brazil in July 2015. Read more here.


Help Send cAValry Rides to ISE 2015!

Help the cAValry get to one of the greatest shows in the world of audio visual and make rAVe RADIO coverage more entertaining and informative than ever! Click here to see the full campaign and to donate.