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Amazon and LG Collaborate on Groundbreaking ‘Alexa for Hospitality’ Integration With LG Hotel TVs

World’s First Alexa Commercial TV Integration Uses LG webOS Smart TV Platform Leveraging their respective strengths in the hospitality market, LG Electronics and Amazon have co-developed the first integration of Amazon’s popular Alexa AI with LG hotel TVs using the powerful webOS™ smart TV platform, the companies announced at HITEC 2022, the world’s largest hospitality technology trade show. “We believe the intuitive and accessible nature of voice and Alexa has the potential to help and delight customers in many scenarios, in and outside of the home,” said Liron Torres, Head of Alexa Smart Properties, Amazon. “We’re excited to extend the ...

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Haivision Mission-Critical Video Streaming Technology Takes to the Skies for Diamond Aircraft’s North American Demo Tour

Diamond’s flagship special mission aircraft, the DA62 MPP, which includes Haivision’s Makito X4 Rugged video encoder, to make its North American debut Haivision Systems Inc. (“Haivision”) (TSX: HAI), a leading global provider of mission-critical, real-time video streaming and networking solutions, today announced that the Makito X4 Rugged video encoder will be a part of Diamond Aircraft’s special mission fixed-wing aircraft, the DA62 MPP, in its North America Demo tour.Diamond Aircraft’s DA62 MPP features the latest in tracking and sensor technology and sets the benchmark as the most cost-effective, powerful, and versatile airborne platform in its class. Suitable for law enforcement and surveillance ...

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OtterBox Announces 2nd Annual Learn Connected Give Back Project at ISTE

Fort Collins-based technology company continues its commitment to kids and education with donation of tablets and protective cases OtterBox continues its support of innovative education with the 2022 Learn Connected Give Back Project, kicking off at the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Conference. Through this program, OtterBox will donate a grand prize of 75 Apple iPads and OtterBox Defender Series cases to an underserved classroom or school district. Educators across the U.S. are welcomed and encouraged to enter or nominate teachers of under resourced classrooms and school districts to receive the OtterBox prize pack worth more than $30,000. ...

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ViewSonic Invests in Metaverse for Education

UNIVERSE by ViewSonic Beta to be Showcased at ISTE 2022 ViewSonic Corp., a leading global provider of visual solutions, will be showcasing its latest EdTech solution – UNIVERSE by ViewSonic at ISTE Live 22 Conference & Expo in New Orleans, LA, June 27-29, 2022. The beta version of UNIVERSE by ViewSonic presents an immersive 3D virtual environment built for education. It facilitates interactive learning experiences which drive engagement, enhance collaboration, and foster a sense of belonging for times when classes cannot be together in the same physical space. “The pandemic has changed the education landscape, and we’ve seen how digital innovation and ...

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Promethean Announces the All-New ActivPanel with ActivSync, Delivering a Transformational and Intuitive User Experience

Global edtech leader responds to needs of teachers and IT administrators to promote academic achievement with simplicity, connectivity, and security, top of mind Promethean, a leading global education technology company, has announced the all-new ActivPanel with ActivSync that delivers the most robust, seamless, and secure user experience yet. With the new interactive panel, Promethean meets the needs of teachers and IT administrators with intuitive, cutting-edge technology that enables a seamless classroom experience. With its easy, secure sign-in options, streamlined connection to content, flexible lesson delivery software, and personalized user experience, ActivPanel 9 offers the tools needed to transform how teachers ...

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Texthelp Raises Awareness of Inclusive Learning at the ISTELive 22 Conference; Hosts Series of Speaking Sessions with Industry Experts

Texthelp, a global leader in literacy and digital learning tools in education, today announced that it will be hosting a number of activities and sessions before and during the ISTE22 Conference to raise awareness of the need for inclusive learning in classrooms across the U.S. The International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) is a professional development conference that supports educators as they use technology to drive good practice in the classroom. Tinashe Blanchet, Professional Development Specialist at Texthelp, and Kori Perkins, a secondary math teacher from Gonzales Middle School in Louisiana, will be speaking at the session titled, “Bring ...

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Lumens Exhibits at the Education Conference ISTE, booth 624 in New Orleans, LA, June 27-29

Demand for Technology in Education Campuses Rises Post Pandemic  Lumens® announced today that it will exhibit at the Education conference ISTE in New Orleans, LA on June 27-29, booth #624. The company will be setting up different stations to show case technology for K-12 and higher ed campuses such as document cameras for in-person learning, PTZ cameras and a media processor regarding lecture capture for hybrid and online courses, and the box and web cameras needed for the highly popular gaming sport, Esports. Lumens 4K and Full HD products are key factors in improving the way students learn in multiple ...

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NTI Adds 3G-SDI to USB 3.0 Video Capture Device with HDMI Loopout

Network Technologies Inc (NTI) today announced the addition of the 3G-SDI to USB 3.0 Video Capture Device with HDMI Loopout to its popular line of SDI products for broadcast-grade video. It is used to record or stream an SD/HD/3G-SDI signal via USB 3.0 at up to 350 MB/s. The 3GSDI-USB3-CPTR-HDO converts SD/HD/3G-SDI and stereo audio input signals to high quality USB 3.0 output. It is compliant with UVC and UAC standards. The UVC protocol allows the host computer/laptop to set the parameters for the USB stream such as resolution, frame rate, and aspect ratio. Content is easily streamed online, since ...

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MAXHUB Debuts New ND98PNA 4K Commercial Display

MAXHUB, a premier provider of collaborative communication and interactive class delivery solutions, is pleased to introduce the ND98PNA 4K Commercial Display. This 98-inch diagonal Direct LED (DLED) display brings a new level of visual vibrance that makes it an outstanding choice for presentations, online conferencing, and digital signage. Featuring 4K resolution, Bytello DMS for easy remote device management, a wealth of connections, and wireless BYOD (Bring Your Own Device) capabilities, the ND98PNA delivers stunning image quality and operational flexibility that ensures ease of operation for the most demanding digital signage applications. The new MAXHUB ND98PNA 4K Commercial Display offers a ...

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Magewell’s USB Fusion Video Capture and Switching Device Wins AV Technology “Best of Show” Award at InfoComm 2022

Magewell’s new USB Fusion multi-input video capture and mixing device has been honored with a coveted Best of Show Award from Future plc’s AV Technology at InfoComm 2022. The new hardware and accompanying app let users easily combine camera and wired screenshare sources into attractive live presentations for online lectures, webinars, live streaming, video conferencing, and other applications. Featuring two HDMI inputs and one USB webcam input, USB Fusion lets users switch between 1080p60 HD sources or combine two inputs (picture-in-picture or side-by-side) into one output and bring the result into popular software via its USB 3.0 interface. The device ...

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SDVoE Announces Yamaha Corporation to Alliance

The SDVoE Alliance, a nonprofit consortium of technology providers collaborating to standardize the adoption of Ethernet to transport AV signals in professional AV environments, announces Yamaha has joined the Alliance as an adopting member. Yamaha has become a leading producer of audio/visual products. For over 25 years, Yamaha has manufactured network equipment in Japan. In 1987, the company introduced its first large-scale integrated circuit (LSIC) for communication, based on its digital audio processing technology. Yamaha developed its own network devices, which have been adopted in various applications, including corporate offices and retail and hospitality industries. Yamaha has endeavored to produce ...

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MX Hybrid from Broadcast Pix provides a 4K-ready Hybrid Video and IP Production, Streaming Solution to Museum of Civilization of Europe, Mediterranean

June 23, 2022 The Museum of Civilizations of Europe and the Mediterranean has built its reputation by combining historical exhibits with social commentary to tell the story of this rich basin of civilization. The Museum recently enhanced its storytelling capabilities with the addition of a Broadcast Pix MX Hybrid Integrated Production Solution. The French national museum, located in Marseille and known as MUCEM, presents permanent exhibitions based on different scientific fields: anthropology, archaeology, history, art history, and contemporary art. The MUCEM also offers temporary exhibitions often linked to current artistic or social events. Most of the museum’s equipment is dedicated ...

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SDVoE Technology Bolsters Mission-Critical Content for the European Parliament with Over 1,000 Endpoints

The European Parliament (EP) is one of three legislative bodies of the European Union, a political and economic union of 27 member states. It’s also home to one of its seven institutions. Founded on September 10, 1952, Parliament is responsible for adopting European legislation. It is the European Union’s only directly elected institution. With 705 members, Parliament represents the second-largest democratic electorate in the world. The Parliament is headquartered in Strasbourg, France, while the plenary session and committee meetings are held in Brussels, Belgium. In Brussels, Parliament gathers in a traditional chamber, similar to a large conference room, with over ...

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Magewell’s USB Fusion Video Capture and Switching Device Wins AV Technology “Best of Show” Award at InfoComm 2022

New hardware for creating more engaging virtual presentations recognized for innovation, feature set, ease of use, and overall value June 22, 2022 — Nanjing, China: Magewell‘s new USB Fusion multi-input video capture and mixing device has been honored with a coveted Best of Show Award from Future plc’s AV Technology at InfoComm 2022. The new hardware and accompanying app let users easily combine camera and wired screenshare sources into attractive live presentations for online lectures, webinars, live streaming, video conferencing, and other applications. Featuring two HDMI inputs and one USB webcam input, USB Fusion lets users switch between 1080p60 HD ...

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RoseWater Energy Grows Sales Team with New Rep Firms

Metro NY, Florida, Mid-west and Southeast now represented SUNRISE, FL – June 15, 2022 – RoseWater Energy Group, manufacturer of the Hub, an all-in-one solution to clean energy, power conditioning, surge protection, solar battery storage, office and home battery backup with remote monitoring and redundant industrial-grade systems, is delighted to announce the addition of four new rep firms to the sales team. “With the power reliability issues that virtually every luxury homeowner faces, energy management and storage is becoming a critical product category for integrators. The reps who understand this new marketplace are taking notice and reaching out to us,” ...

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19” Rack Mounting Panels for FeedThrough Connectors now available in two formats from Cliff Electronics

1U panels available blank or preassembled with 16- or 20-hole versions to suit XLR or DualSLIMS FT Connectors Cliff Electronics, leaders in the design, development and manufacture of connectors and test equipment can now offer panel builders and systems integrators three versions of their 1U high, 19” rack panels to facilitate assembly of their FeedThrough (FT) connector range into patch panels or control systems. The three panel versions available provide assembly of either 16 standard XLR format (24mm diameter panel cut out) connectors and either 16 or 20 of the narrower DualSLIMS (17.15 × 22.86 mm panel cut out) versions. ...

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Brompton Technology LED Processing Solutions Stand Out at InfoComm 2022

Brompton Technology revealed its latest solutions for video processing during InfoComm, North America’s largest trade show for the professional AV industry that was held June 8-10 in Las Vegas, Nevada. In the exhibit hall, Brompton showcased its industry-leading LED processing solutions for live events, broadcast, and virtual production. Together, Brompton’s Tessera LED processors and accompanying Tessera software unlock new levels of visual performance from LED panels and provide greater creative flexibility to AV professionals.  Notably, during the show Brompton was recognized with an InfoComm 2022 Best of Show Award in the AV Technology category, for its Tessera v3.3 software. This ...

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SoundTube Presents Design Solutions for Commercial Audio

Designer Sleeve pendants offer versatile look with high-performance speakers Lenexa, Kan. – June 7, 2022 – MSE Audio, parent company of SoundTube, creator of The Original Pendant Speaker™, is excited to announce the release of the Designer Sleeve pendant speakers at InfoComm 2022. The designer-minded commercial audio pendants will ship this summer. The Designer Sleeve DS31-EZ pendant speakers were developed to offer varying aesthetic options for near space applications that require a design element to meet décor needs. The speaker can be used with or without the sleeve based on the desired look with multiple contemporary slide-on sleeves to match ...

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