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Trio’s New HD Mobile Unit Hits The Road With Cobalt Digital

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(Urbana, IL, November 30, 2010) – Trio Video (www.triovideo.com ), a Chicago-based mobile production company, recently rolled out Tempo – its newest HD mobile unit furnished with an extensive complement of Cobalt Digital’s (www.CobaltDigital.com) 3G/HD/SD conversion gear. The Cobalt equipment is being used to distribute audio and video signals throughout the vehicle, and convert high-definition signals to different levels and formats. Chris Shaw, Cobalt’s vp of sales, made the announcement from Company headquarters in Urbana, IL.

“Tempo is a complete rebuild of an existing trailer into the HD world,? commented Roger Redensek, Project Manager at Trio Video. “Our priorities included building a truck that sustained our industry-wide reputation for excellence while meeting a very tight budget. Cobalt’s superior, reliable and cost-effective products enabled us to do both.?
Trio’s new Tempo carries the latest technology including a full size production more

Sennheiser Canada Announces a Landmark Partnership with TELUS

telus_logo.JPGMontréal, Canada, November 2010: Sennheiser Canada, leading purveyor of high-end professional and consumer audio products, announces its partnership with TELUS, one of Canada’s leading mobile telecommunications providers, to sell Sennheiser EZX 60 Bluetooth(r) headsets and MM 50iP stereo headsets in its 1,200 stores across the nation. Launched on November 1, 2010, this breakthrough partnership, spearheaded by Michael Wyman of Sennheiser Canada’s Communications Division, is to give TELUS customers ready access to Sennheiser’s superior headset fidelity and state-of-the-art noise and echo cancellation technologies.

The two initial Sennheiser products chosen by TELUS represent the company’s core technologies and superior performance. The Sennheiser EZX 60 is a monaural, behind-the-ear Bluetooth headset. It features advanced digital noise and echo cancellation, easy call control, lightweight comfort, and long talk time. While the Sennheiser MM 50iP is aimed at iPhone users, it is also compatible with other smartphones, offering more

Almo Professional A/V Teams with ZeeVee to Provide Affordable HD Video and Digital Signage

Almo Professional A/V Teams with ZeeVee to Provide Affordable HD Video and Digital Signage

Philadelphia, PA — December 2, 2010 — Almo Professional A/V, the nation’s fastest growing audiovisual distributor, today announced a new distribution relationship with ZeeVee Inc, developer of affordable and easy-to-deploy HD video distribution products. ZeeVee’s ZvPro™ and ZvBox® products are now available directly from Almo for HD video and other commercial digital signage applications. ZeeVee will exhibit and provide a training session during Almo’s final E4 AV partner training and networking event of the year on Dec. 15 in New York City.

“The ZeeVee team has found a way to enable affordable distribution of HD video and digital signage, and we are now able to pass along these benefits to our partners,? said Sam Taylor, executive vice president and COO for Almo Professional A/V. “The great pricing and simplicity of the products are more

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APB ProSpec Rackmount Mixers Deliver Exceptional Performance

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Totowa, NJ––The new ProSpec-1U8M Mixer embodies the highest level of performance in terms of audio quality, precision control, flexibility and build in a rackmount format.

The new family of ProSpec mixers from APB has been created for live performance applications; Mono, Stereo, or LCR mixing in installations, and portable applications requiring the highest performance.

Each of the ProSpec-1U8M’s 8 mic/line input channels features a Burr-Brown microphone preamplifier with industry leading APB-engineered support electronics.

Every input channel also has internally illuminated switches for Solo, 48 Volt, Polarity Reverse, and High-Pass filter functions. A dynamic dual-colored LED is on each input channel for signal monitoring.

For more flexibility, channel assignment can be selected by an additional per channel illuminated switch to Left Right (with pan control) or Center mix buses. Master output level functions are controlled by a single L-C-R master level control.

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Carpenter Performing Arts Center on Top of the World with KIVA

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LONG BEACH, California — Located on the campus of California State University, Long Beach (CSULB), the Richard and Karen Carpenter Performing Arts Center has been delighting audiences for more than 15 years with its diverse schedule of events. With the recent addition of a full FOH and monitor system package from L-ACOUSTICS, the venue’s leadership reports that both patrons and performers alike are now happier than ever. more

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Harman Professional Issues HiQnet System Architect™ Version 2.3: Improves Performance, Workflow Efficiency And Hardware Integration

Underscoring its unique commitment to providing the systems integration community with the most advanced, intuitive and current systems configuration and control toolsets, Harman Professional Systems Development and Integration Group (SDIG) introduces HiQnet System Architect™ Version 2.3. In doing so, SDIG significantly improves the performance, functionality and user interface of System Architect, which, according to Adam Holladay, senior market manager, Harman Professional Systems Development and Integration Group, makes System Architect more useful, more effective and more efficient.

“SDIG is singularly committed to improving HiQnet System Architect on every criteria at every opportunity,? Holladay said today. “We regularly examine the user experience, the performance engine and hardware integration and we religiously seek out new ways to improve each. With version 2.3, our base of 30,000 registered HiQnet users will see advances in the look and feel of the software, the speed and efficiency of the software and operational functionality.?

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The New York City Council Streams Meetings Live with LEIGHTRONIX

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This November, the New York City Council conducted their first live Internet broadcast by utilizing LEIGHTRONIX streaming technology.

The city aims to utilize the streaming technology to create a stronger Internet presence and provide transparency that enhances open government. Live broadcasts give viewers immediate access to events as they occur, while archived, video-on-demand provides community members with the opportunity to watch recorded council meetings at their convenience.

“Webcasting is important for transparency and for civic engagement,? said Gale Brewer, the City of New York’s former chair of the Committee on Technology. “Folks are very excited about being able to see the city council.?

On November 17, at 1:30 p.m., live video from a camera fixed on the council members was routed to a LEIGHTRONIX PEGstream-SD real time streaming media encoder to convert the video/audio to a digital stream suitable more

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