A virtual press conference from Sound & Video Contractor

Archive of the Company Announcements Category

Life|Ware Rolls Out the First Life|Media Media Servers with Internal Quad CableCARD Tuners

With seven media servers in the line, Life|media offers something for everyone.

Las Vegas – CES 2008, Central Plaza 4 – Jan. 7 – 10, 2008 – Life|ware proudly announces the launch of the Life|media servers with Quad CableCARD tuners. The roll out of the Life|media line, from entry-level to premium, provides end users with media servers that meet their personal entertainment needs. more

Comcast Launches DVR with TiVo Service in Boston Area

New Service Provides Integrated Search Across Both Television and On Demand For the First Time

Boston – Jan. 22, 2008 – TV fans in the Greater Boston area now have a new choice for recording their favorite programs with the launch of the Comcast Digital Video Recorder (DVR) with TiVo service. The new service combines TiVo‘s award-winning interface and exclusive features, including WishList searches, TiVo Suggestions and Season Pass recordings,with Comcast‘s comprehensive channel lineup and massive On Demand library – which includes the most high-definition viewing choices on the market – in one box. more

Panasonic and Comcast Announce Products With tru2way Technology

Plasma HDTV, Portable DVR Player and Set-top Box with tru2way Technology Highlight Productive Partnership to Offer Consumers Easy and Convenient Access to HD and VOD Two-Way Services

Las Vegas – Jan. 7, 2008 – Panasonic and Comcast Corporation today announced a series of new products powered by tru2way technology, including Plasma HDTV, HD DVR set-top boxes, and portable DVR devices. These digital cable devices, which are based on CableLabs‘ OpenCable specifications known as tru2way technology that are being adopted by cable providers nationwide, will provide unprecedented flexibility that simplifies and enhances the way people watch television. more

ITC Extends Market Presence With New Distributor Agreements in the United States & Canada

Partnerships With MCM Electronics and In Tandem Canada Are First Step in ITC‘s Strategy for Worldwide Growth

IRVINE, Calif. — Feb. 12, 2008 – In a key step toward its strategy for worldwide growth, ITC (Instant Tool-less Connector), a division of The Quest Group (parent company of AudioQuest), today announced that it has extended the reach of its sales and support networks for its tool-less line of connectors in the United States and Canada. ITC has concluded agreements with well-known distributors MCM Electronics and In Tandem Canada. The partnerships will position the company for aggressive growth and enable it to tap the market demand for its products in North America. more

Digg Syndication Del.icio.us Syndication Google Syndication MyYahoo Syndication Reddit Syndication

Related Topics: Company Announcements, News |

FOX Channels Italy Adopts DK-Technologies New ITU Recommended MSD100C Loudness Meter

Rome, Italy: Fox Channels Italy has become the first broadcaster to invest in DK-Technologies‘ new MSD100C Loudness meter, which is designed to tackle the issue of the perceived loudness of audio signals.

The new meter has been installed at Fox Channels Italy‘s studios in Rome where it is being used as part of the Broadcast Content Management chain to meter and normalize the loudness of programmes ingested into the video server, before transmission. FOX Channels Italy has also upgraded the MSD600M++ meters that it is using in its audio post production department to incorporate DK‘s new loudness software. more

ELITE SCREENS, INC. CONTINUES COMMITMENT TO HIGH QUALITY PRODUCTS AT LOW COST

WITH BEST-OF-INDUSTRY WARRANTIES

Two-, Three-Year and Lifetime Warranties Available Along with ETL/cETL Certification

CERRITOS, Calif., February 12, 2008 — Elite Screens, Inc. an innovative company that specializes in mainstream retail projector screens, continues its commitment to high quality, low cost products by announcing its best-of-industry warranty program along with ETL/cETL certification. more

Developers Of Look Solutions’ Tiny-Fogger Receive Technical Oscar

(l to r) Jorg Pohler, Kirsten Eicher, Rudiger Kleinke and Nathan KahnWhy do a dazzling lineup of motion picture productions depend on the revolutionary wonder-wizard Tiny-Fogger by Look Solutions? Because years of painstaking, precision engineering, practical know-how and rigorous testing went into the development of this battery-operated, programmable unit. What‘s more, its incorporation of Look Solutions famous fog-machine “trademarks” – compactness, reliability and low-maintenance durability – have helped to culminate in a big win for Tiny-Fogger developers Jorg Pohler and Rudiger Kleinke. more

Digg Syndication Del.icio.us Syndication Google Syndication MyYahoo Syndication Reddit Syndication

Related Topics: Company Announcements, News |

San Francisco Newspaper Captures the Sights and Sounds of the Bay Area with Canon’s XH A1

canon-xh-a1-gonzalez.jpg“The Voice of the West” since 1865, the six-time Pulitzer Prize winning San Francisco Chronicle is now the eyes and ears as well, with online video on its SFGate.com Web site further expanding its comprehensive coverage of the Bay Area. Among the top five newspaper Web sites nationally for daily visitors, the Chronicle‘s staff photographers capture their SFGate.com online video reports using Canon‘s XH A1 HD camcorders, which do double-duty shooting still images for the paper as well. more

MSU’S AUDIO ENTHUSIASTS AND ENGINEERS REVOLUTIONIZE AUDIO WITH NEUTRIK USA

MSU - Phono Stage LAKEWOOD, NJ – FEBRUARY 12, 2008 – A student-run, project-oriented organization at Michigan State University (MSU), the Audio Enthusiasts and Engineers (AEE), have jumped full-force into their ongoing project, Revolution Audio. Through generous donations from Neutrik USA, designer and manufacturer of the XX series XLR cable connector, along with several other manufacturers, the students are able to begin construction on a high-quality turntable, low-noise RIAA phono stage, a hand built tube microphone, rebuild several power amps, as well as redesign the universal power supply and the preamp.

Revolution Audio is an ongoing project that began with the creation of a one-of-a-kind stereo system that allows options of source selection, volume control and audio panning from an LCD touch screen on the preamp. An audiophile type turntable and the phono stage are this semester‘s addition to the Revolution Audio project. AEE will also build an enclosure for a 24-inch subwoofer that will complement Revolution Audio for frequencies as low as 10Hz. Other sponsors include Advanced Circuits, Microsoft, Electric Interconnect, and Linear Systems. more

Verrex Appoints Former AllianceBernstein Global AV Manager to Lead International Expansion

MOUNTAINSIDE, New Jersey, U.S.A. (February 12, 2008) – In direct response to client requests for global support of their AV objectives, Verrex Corporation, a leading audiovisual, videoconference and sound systems integrator, today announced plans for international expansion lead by former AllianceBernstein Global AV Manager, George Massey. more

About

Stay up to date on the latest technology news. Select press representatives post company news several times a day. Check back often to get the latest news on product releases, mergers and acquisitions, and product applications. To be included in this virtual press conference, please contact The Wire.

Calendar

October 2014
M T W T F S S
« Sep    
 12345
6789101112
13141516171819
20212223242526
2728293031  

Your Account

Subscribe

Subscribe to RSS Feed

Subscribe to MyYahoo News Feed

Subscribe to Bloglines

Google Syndication