Hands-On Review of Gefen’s GTB-HD4K2K-848-BLK – Audio Visual News Network

With many video facilities just getting used to working with HD resolution, is it time to jump into the world of 4K video? You bet it is, and Gefen’s GTB-HD4K2K-848-BLK Toolbox 4K Ultra HD 8×8 Matrix for HDMI is a good place to start. This matrix switcher can not only connect eight independent video streams with up to eight different displays, but it won’t take up any precious rack space.

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Smart Homes Market Growing at 17% CAGR to 2020

ReportsnReports.com adds 2015 smart homes market research reports with forecasts to 2020 (17% CAGR) along with analysis of high-growth sub-segments such as security & access control, energy management system, HVAC control, entertainment control. The Global Smart Homes Industry Report 2015 is an in-depth study on the current state of the smart homes market including definitions, classifications, applications and industry chain structure.

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Communicating our past through innovations of the future

Imogen Hammond, creative director at Drive Productions, explains why she believes in innovating the past. When your job is creating brand experiences, you make it your business to know the audience, how to sell an idea or product to them in a way that feels natural, effortless and maybe even sometimes fun. It’s a surprise to me that up until this point we haven’t seen this method as much in educational and learning platforms.

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Crestron Airs Out its Audio Capabilities – CEPro

The latest product announcements from the Garden State company are its LS4T and LS6T AIR Landscape Speakers andIGS82T in-ground subwoofer.  Designed to fulfill a variety of integrator requirements, Crestron’s newest audio solutions are engineered to produce wide areas of coverage in a variety of locations.

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How 2014’s AV Technology Will Bring Success in 2015 – Audio Visual News Network

As the first major electronics show of the season is wrapping up, AV professionals are already realizing that 2015 isn’t going to be the same outlook for the AV industry, whether for commercial or residential, as it was in 2014. Last year was one of evolution, not revolution, which is exactly what the industry needed.

For the first time in several years, the big picture items the industry has been talking about for a while finally became usable: Unified communications software and hardware, laser projectors, 4k distribution and switching, and collaborative technology—both wired and wireless.

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LG Electronics Debuts New Pro:Centric Hospitality TV Series At HITEC 2014

LG Electronics USA, the industry leader in hotel- and guest-centric display solutions, is introducing two new series of commercial-grade LED TVs featuring the latest Pro:Centric® platform, designed to deliver an enhanced, interactive guest-room experience.

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LG Electronics Introduces 98-inch Class Ultra HD Digital Signage Display

LAS VEGAS, June 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — LG Electronics today introduced its largest digital signage monitor, a new 98-inch class (98.0 inches measured diagonally) Ultra HD commercial-grade display. Available …

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EMCORE Introduces Genesis XD Cross-Point Matrix Switch and GBOX Extenders for Enterprise 4K Ultra HD Digital Media …

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. — EMCORE Corporation , a leading provider of compound semiconductor-based components and subsystems for the fiber optic and space solar power markets, announced today the introduction of the new Genesis XD (“GXD”) multimedia matrix switch for small-to-large Enterprise connectivity applications. 

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