Industry News

Goodbye, old friend. You will be missed.

May 24, 2017

Developers of the MP3 have officially killed it. MP3, the digital audio coding format, changed the way we listen to music and drove the adoption of countless new devices over the last couple of decades. And now, it’s dead. The developer of the format announced this week that it has officially terminated its licensing program.

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It’s Voice-Activated and it’s about to add a Touchscreen

May 23, 2017

Amazon isn’t aiming its Echo at the high-end residential or commercial AV markets, but we’re obviously seeing it added everywhere.

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Vin Bruno Steps Down as CEO of CEDIA

May 22, 2017

In a major development out of the custom installation industry, CEDIA announced on Monday afternoon that it has accepted the resignation of President and CEO Vin Bruno, effective immediately.

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PRODUCT SHOWCASE: Lab.Gruppen

May 16, 2017

The RS232 Dongle, Giving You More Control

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PRODUCT SHOWCASE: ListenTALK

May 16, 2017

ListenTALK is a smart two-way tour guide and wireless communication system that extends beyond traditional tour applications.

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PRODUCT SHOWCASE: Doss Speaker Cable Range

May 16, 2017

The all-new 16, 14 and 12 gauge Doss speaker cable range features Reelex technology for tangle-free twist-free pulling, Reverse metre marking, Rip cord for easy stripping and Oxygen Free Copper for better low-level signal transmission and great sound.

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PRODUCT SHOWCASE: Mobile Air Wall by Mega Vision

May 16, 2017

Noise management is a continual problem for those in the events/AV industry. Mega Vision Sound and Lighting provides a solution for this issue through portable sound proofing panels for permanent and/or temporary sound isolation in almost any space such as theatres, studios, expos, festivals, tradeshows & more.

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The state of the UCC industry

Apr 19, 2017

Despite being dismissed as a “marketing buzzword” the unified communication and collaboration (UCC) industry is the fastest growing sector in IT today that will hit $25b in value this year.

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Complete line of Modular Digital Matrix switchers

Apr 13, 2017

Any Format. Any Wire. Any AV Application.

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Aptovision expands Blueriver Nt+ Series Of AV-over-IP Chipsets

Apr 10, 2017

The world’s most widely adopted 4K AV-over-IP technology now enables configurations and price points to satisfy virtually all pro AV application requirements

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