We have launched our new site! The Wire backend has moved to www.svconline.com. Your can log on now with your e xisting credentials. For your reference, posting instructions have been sent to your email. Note: postings made to the old backend will be redirected through Thursday Feb 19th. Please make the switch to www.svconline.com as soon as possible.


If you have questions please email thewire@svconline.com.


Looking forward to seeing you on the new site!

A virtual press conference from Sound & Video Contractor

Archive of the News Category

LYNX Technik AG® Launches new yellobrik® SDI to HDMI Converter at NAB 2010

lynx-cdh-1811.jpg

LYNX Technik AG, provider of signal processing solutions for the broadcast and professional AV industries, will launch their new yellobrik® SDI to HDMI Converter, the CDH 1811, at NAB 2010 – Booth Number N5011.

The CDH 1811 yellobrik is ideal for converting any SDI video signal (up to 3Gbit/s 1080p) into a standard HDMI signal for monitoring and display. It allows you to easily connect HDMI displays to SDI equipment. more

Harkness Screens Provides Key Ingredient for Memorable Images at Alamo Drafthouse

Nation’s Oldest Cinema-Eatery Relies on Quality Projection Surfaces for Newest Venture

WINCHESTER, VA – When Rydt Entertainment Systems, a division of Moving Image Technologies, was given the task of fitting out the Alamo Drafthouse’s Winchester, VA location, it turned to Harkness Screens to provide projection surfaces for the new theatre/restaurant. more

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

Related Topics: News, Video |

Sennheiser Helps Christian Broadcasting Network Take Wireless Sound to New Level, Helping it Prepare for 700 MHz Transition

EM372 rack

Rack containing Sennheiser’s EM372 receivers

OLD LYME, Conn. – April 8, 2010 – Back in December of 2008, the Christian Broadcasting Network (http://www.cbn.com), the nation’s oldest Christian broadcast facility and one of the largest Christian television ministries in the world, began preparing for Digital TV Transition (DVT) and the clearing of the 700 MHz frequency band.

The Virginia Beach, VA-based campus, which is the main production engine of CBN, features two100′ x 100′ broadcast studios as well as a smaller news insert stage. Each of these environments, which are fully outfitted for HD, collectively produce an average of 25 to 30 shows each week–for both domestic and international programming. more

Fulcrum Acoustic US212 Subwoofer Now Shipping

Fulcrum Acoustic US212

Fulcrum Acoustic, an audio technology company in the professional sound reinforcement market, has introduced a new addition to their Prophile series, the US212 subwoofer. The US212 was born from Fulcrum’s advanced engineering to produce the smallest direct-radiating dual 12 inch subwoofer enclosure on the market. The US212 is the baby brother to Fulcrum’s US221 dual 21 inch subwoofer that began shipping in Q4 2009.

Measuring 13.8 x 24.0 x 21.0 inches, its compact size is perfect for installations in nightclubs, restaurants, museums and other showcase venues where aesthetically pleasing, high performance professional sound reinforcement products are required. The US212 subwoofer is lightweight (31.3 kg / 69.0 lb), provides high acoustic output relative to its size, and features Fulcrum’s unique low turbulence porting design. more

Digital Rapids’ New Flux HD Hardware Combines Acclaimed Video Processing Quality with 3G-SDI Support

Digital Rapids’ Flux HD capture and pre-processing hardware

- New PCI Express capture and pre-processing cards enable superior compression quality and seamless path to next-generation distribution

April 8, 2010 — NAB Show, Las Vegas, Booth SL6010: Digital Rapids – the leading provider of tools and solutions for bringing television, film and Web content to wider audiences — is debuting the new Flux HD video capture and pre-processing hardware, the first cards optimized for encoding and streaming to feature dual-link and 3G-SDI input support. more

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

Related Topics: Infrastructure, New Products, News |

Compix GenCG 5.0 Software Packs a Punch for Professional Broadcast Graphics

IRVINE, Calif. — April 8, 2010 — Compix, a leading developer of professional-quality character generators (CGs), today announced the release of GenCG 5.0, a newly enhanced version of the company’s powerful yet straightforward CG software. Already equipped with a sizeable array of features such as rolls and crawls, more than 250 transitional effects, and user-definable clocks and timers, GenCG 5.0 has been upgraded to provide even greater usability in cost-effective generation of quality broadcast graphics. more

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

Related Topics: New Products, News, Tradeshows / Events |

METRIC HALO MOBILE I/O SOFTWARE v.5.3 NOW AVAILABLE

mio_v5_3_upgrade.JPG

HOPEWELL JUNCTION, NEW YORK – APRIL 2010: Metric Halo announced the immediate availability of version 5.3 of MIO Console, Mobile I/O CoreAudio driver and Mobile I/O Firmware. The new version is available as a FREE update, and applies to all Metric Halo FireWire audio devices including the 2882, ULN-2, ULN-8 and the recently introduced LIO-8 multichannel A/D/A converter. more

PEIRCE COLLEGE USES XANTECH PRODUCTS FOR NEW EMERGENCY PAGING SYSTEM

crmwic — Systems installer APA Music & Pictures employs Xantech Commercial products, offering considerably enhanced functionality, reliability and cost-effectiveness —

— Xantech technology assures that in the event of a crisis on campus, all audio systems in every classroom are automatically muted and emergency information comes through loud and clear — more

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

Related Topics: News |

Triveni Digital and Zeitera Demonstrate Breakthrough TangoAV© Lip Sync Solution at 2010 NAB Show

PRINCETON JUNCTION, N.J. and MOUNTAIN VIEW, Calif. — April 8, 2010 — Triveni Digital today announced that it will be demonstrating the Zeitera TangoAV© Audio/Video Sync Solution at the NAB show in Las Vegas, April 12 – 15, 2010, at booth SU3202. Responding to the urgent industry demand for an effective A/V synchronization assurance solution, TangoAV is targeted to be integrated into Triveni Digital’s StreamScope® product line in the second half of 2010. more

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

Related Topics: New Products, News, Tradeshows / Events |

AUDIO-TECHNICA HOLDS AUDIO DEMOS BY INDUSTRY VETERANS AT NAB

— Audio veterans Michael Abbott and Dr. Fred Ginsburg to impart practical real-world information on mixing for broadcast and film audio acquisition —

STOW, OH, April 8, 2010 — Audio-Technica, a leading innovator in microphone and headphone technology, is holding a series of informative audio demonstration and instruction events during NAB 2010 at the company’s booth, C1632.

Throughout each day on Monday 4/12, Tuesday 4/13 and Wednesday 4/14, renowned audio/broadcast veteran Michael Abbott, perhaps best known as Audio Coordinator for the GRAMMY® Awards, will present multi-track microphone mixing demonstrations entitled “Mix a Basketball Game in 5.1.? The sessions will allow attendees to mix a basketball game under Abbott’s direction. Participants will experience real-time, hands-on mixing in A-T’s custom listening room, using state-of-the-art equipment (including a Calrec Sigma audio console), and audition and compare stereo, mono, shotgun and boundary mic options. more

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

Related Topics: News |

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

March 2015
M T W T F S S
« Feb    
 1
2345678
9101112131415
16171819202122
23242526272829
3031  

Your Account

Subscribe

Subscribe to RSS Feed

Subscribe to MyYahoo News Feed

Subscribe to Bloglines

Google Syndication