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Alcons Brings The Pro-Ribbon Immersive Experience Back to CEDIA

For the past three years, the award-winning Alcons Audio Pro-Ribbon Immersive Experience has been a highlight of the annual US CEDIA Expo. Every year the company improves its presentation and 2018 visitors were guaranteed to enjoy the best Pro-Ribbon Immersive Experience yet. This year Alcons demonstrated its exceptional pro-ribbon solutions for home cinema in a bespoke sound room (SR-12) on the trade show floor, with a 9.x.6 pro-ribbon sound system. 30 minute demonstrations took place throughout the September 6-8 show days, the system comprising three CRMS mkII cinema reference monitor system, eight CRMSC SRHV compact horizontal/vertical reference surrounds, two front ...

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MERIDIAN – IT’S ALL ABOUT THE EXPERIENCE

Meridian took the lead in high resolution audio for the home with exceptional products and support at the recent CEDIA Expo. The company demonstrated how its products can be integrated into a complete home theater solution using its free Design and Specification Service. Bring your plans to the show and use this service to create high performance schemes quickly, accurately and easily, saving hours of design time on a project. Meridian showcased how installers can achieve immersive, hi-res audio using its 271 Digital Theatre Controller. The 271 is designed to integrate any analogue or digital AV processor or receiver on the market ...

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Rose Electronics Exhibits the VideoSplitter HDMI 4K60

The VideoSplitter HDMI 4K60 distributes a single HDMI 4K video source across multiple HDMI/DVI displays. The product is available in two, four, and eight port output models. These devices can be cascaded together for a greater number of output displays. This is a useful product for those who must quickly assemble a professional video display environment, such as exhibition demonstrations, training seminars, and meeting room presentations or anywhere one needs to distribute a 4K video signal across multiple monitors. The HDMI VideoSplitter 4K60 is compliant with HDMI 2.0a and HDCP 2.2 / 1.4. Video bandwidth is 18GBps and supports compatibility ...

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ATC Loudspeakers New CDA2 MKII CD/DAC Preamp Is One Sweet Package

ATC Loudspeakers New CDA2 MKII CD/DAC Preamp Is One Sweet Package At CEDIA 2018 you had the chance to experience ATC Loudspeakers with the new CDA2 MKII CD/DAC Preamp. ATC Loudspeaker Technology was so excited to announce the CDA 2 Mk2 CD/DAC Preamp, an evolution of its predecessor with improvements in all key performance areas. The Mk2 brings high-resolution digital playback with an upgraded CD transport and DAC, expanded input options, and analogue circuits redesigned to deliver an extremely wide and flat frequency response with very low distortion. The new USB input can handle PCM data up to 384kHz and ...

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HOSPITALITY-GRADE SMART MIRROR TECHNOLOGY NOW AVAILABLE TO THE RESIDENTIAL MARKET

Electric Mirror (www.electricmirror.com), the global leader in mirror technology, recently debuted the Savvy™ Home SmartMirror, the Residential counterpart to its industry-leading Hospitality smart mirror at CEDIA 2018. Savvy Home will help consumers make the most of every day. With Savvy, they can check the time, the weather, and the traffic. Review their email, their schedule, and their account balances. Get updates on the news, their friends and their health. Enjoy their favorite music, movies, and sports. Even control their lights, their thermostat, and their security system. Savvy lets them do all this and more, making their day easier and their ...

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Qobuz High-Res Audio Music Streaming and Download Service at Recent CEDIA Expo

Qobuz, (pronounced CO-buzz) the world’s only true Hi-Res Audio streaming and download service, recently premiered its service live at the upcoming CEDIA Expo, September 4-7, in San Diego. Qobuz offers an extensive catalog, including hard-to-find jazz and classical albums and tracks. Dwarfing other providers, Qobuz will offer by far the largest catalog of streaming Hi-Res audio (24-bit, up to 192k) in the world.  Qobuz works on Mac, iOS, Android, and Windows on both mobile and desktop and will be integrated with all of the most prestigious Hi-Fi brands. “We are excited to give industry professionals the opportunity to experience firsthand ...

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Middle Atlantic Delivers Exceptional AV Experiences to Integrators at CEDIA 2018

Middle Atlantic Products recently showcased its latest innovative products and solutions in Legrand’s booth 4301 at the CEDIA 2018 Expo, during Sept. 6-8 in San Diego. Middle Atlantic featured the new high-power capacity models of its comprehensive universal DC Power solution, the new ultra-modern, slim-profile C3 Series AV credenza, and the new wider models of the SR Series of pivoting wall racks. “Creating a great AV experience for customers starts with providing a solid foundation that ensures system reliability,” said Mark Tracy, VP of marketing at Middle Atlantic Products. “At CEDIA, integrators will see first-hand how Middle Atlantic — along with the other ...

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Dynaudio’s CEDIA Expo Booth Will Highlight Innovative Speakers Engineered for Amazing In-Home Audio

At the recent CEDIA Expo, Sept. 6-8 in San Diego, renowned high-end loudspeaker specialist Dynaudio featured innovative new additions to the company’s growing portfolio of products engineered to enable exceptional in-home audio experiences. At Booth 1927, Dynaudio will present the North American preview of its all-new Confidence range of hi-fi speakers, officially launch the Dynaudio Music intelligent wireless all-in-one audio systems in the U.S., and provided live demos of the unique Dynaudio Studio Series modular LCR (left, center, right) in-wall speaker system. “The CI products we’re highlighting at CEDIA bring unprecedented simplicity to the installation of high-end audio systems,” said Dynaudio CEO ...

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RTI’s Integration Designer APEX 10.4 Programming Software Is Now Available

RTI, a leading control and automation manufacturer for residential and commercial settings, today announced that Integration Designer APEX 10.4 is now available for download. The backbone of RTI’s control and automation solutions, the latest version of the Windows-based programming platform introduces a variety of powerful new time-saving features for integrators — including layers, viewports, and source bundles — in addition to support for the new RTiQ intelligent remote monitoring solution. “When APEX was released last year, we promised our integrators that a number of advanced capabilities would be following in future software releases,” said Mike Everett, Vice President of Global ...

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Luxul Introduces Next-Generation XWC-2000 Wireless Controller With Roam Assist Technology

Luxul, the leading innovator of IP networking solutions for AV integrators, today introduced the XWC-2000, the next generation of its wireless controller technology. The new controller utilizes Luxul’s exclusive Roam Assist™ technology to ensure the seamless roaming of mobile client devices and simple deployment of up to 32 wireless access points (AP) for large installations. The XWC-2000 will be shown at CEDIA Expo 2018 Sept. 6-8 at Booth 4301in the San Diego Convention Center,with an expected release by the end of the year. In wireless networks that utilize more than one wireless AP, Luxul’s Roam Assist technology — built in to the XWC-2000 ...

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Broadfield Distributing Pre-#NABShowNY Interview

Broadfield Distributing Inc. has been the leading distributor of video editing and production equipment since 1980. They have grown with

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Abe Zerbib of TAG V.S. – Pre #NABShowNY Interview

TAG V.S. specializes in Innovative IP Monitoring & High Quality Multiviewer Solutions. Its unique approach of software only provides state

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DPA Microphones’ Smallest Microphone Capsules Make a Big Impact at AES NY 2018

NEW YORK, OCTOBER 10, 2018 – Several years of research, feedback and direct responses from trusted customers and onsite visits in the theater, film and television industries, went into the creation of DPA Microphones newest addition to its d:screet™ and d:fine™ ranges. Debuting for the first time in the U.S. at AES NY (Booth 633), DPA will be showcasing its smallest high-end pro audio microphone capsule ever, the d:screet CORE 6060, 6061 Subminiature Microphones and the d:fine CORE 6066 Subminiature Headset Microphone. Measuring in at just three millimeters (0.12 inches) in diameter – the new 6000 series is 60 percent ...

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UltraSync BLUE Brings the Power of Professional Multicamera and Audio Sync to the iPhone

WORCESTER, U.K. — Oct. 8, 2018 — Last week Timecode Systems, a leading manufacturer of wireless sync technology, launched UltraSync BLUE, the first professional timecode synchronisation product to work with the iPhone. The MAVIS professional camera app and Apogee’s MetaRecorder app have both adopted Timecode Systems’ new patented wireless timing protocol which, for the first time, allows sound and video recorded on an iPhone to be synchronised over the Timecode Systems’ network with sub-frame accuracy. Advancements in camera and sound recording technology mean smaller, more affordable consumer devices, such as the iPhone, are now routinely used to capture additional content ...

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IHSE Products at 2018 NAB Show New York

Draco ultra — 495 Series Built on IHSE’s proven Draco ultra series extender platform and utilizing the company’s Lici® technology, the new Draco 495 series extenders for HDMI 2.0 provides full 4K video distribution for UHD 2160p, 30-bit 4:4:4 signals. The Draco ultra 495 transmitter/receiver set extends 4K (4096×2160 or 3840×2160) video and USB HID peripherals from the host system up to 10 kilometers over single-mode fiber. Additionally, they can be integrated as part of the Draco ultra series KVM switch fabric to share connections between HDMI 2.0 or DisplayPort devices. The Draco ultra 495 series extenders’ visually lossless technology ...

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TSL Products’ Audio Expert Takes to the Stage at AES NY

Marlow, UK – October 9, 2018 – Stephen Brownsill, audio product manager of TSL Products will present, “Considering the Implications of ST-2110 on Audio over IP” at AES NY. The session will take place on Wednesday, October 17 from 4pm to 4:45pm at the Live Production Stage (LS05), which is located on the show floor next to the exhibits. With SMPTE’s ratification of ST-2110, Brownsill will discuss the differences between proprietary and industry standards, and the consideration of a COTS infrastructure. He will provide a recap on the advantages of IP infrastructures and breakdown what is already known about Audio ...

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Mediaproxy showcases exception-based monitoring and content matching workflows at NABShow New York

Mediaproxy, a leading provider of software-based IP broadcast solutions, announced today that its new source comparison feature for real-time identification of mismatched content, will be showcased on booth N245 at NABShow New York, 17 – 18 October 2018 at the Jacob K. Javits Center, New York City. This new feature compares video content from one or more live sources and provides real-time alerts when there is not a match, ideal for network operators, managing multiple stations and playout facilities. Mediaproxy will also demonstrate LogServer with its new integrated AI engine that works to detect advertisers’ logos, parental guidance and viewer ...

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Tech Entrepreneur, Philanthropist Rachel Payne to Keynote Women in Technology Luncheon

Rachel Payne has launched and sold tech companies, run for a congressional seat, managed foundations, and built global strategies for an impressive list of companies. On Oct. 22, Payne will share her experiences and insights with women working in tech and entertainment at the annual Women in Technology Luncheon, presented by HPA Women in Post and SMPTE. The popular gathering takes place during the SMPTE 2018 Annual Technical Conference & Exhibition at its new location at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel in downtown Los Angeles. “Rachel’s depth of experience is extremely relevant to those of us who navigate the many facets ...

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