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InfoComm Offers New AV Certificate Program

InfoComm-Recognized AV Technologist Certificate Program Acknowledges Essential Audiovisual Knowledge

FAIRFAX, VA – February 1, 2010 – InfoComm International, the trade association representing the commercial audiovisual industry, is releasing a new certificate program aimed at recognizing those who have demonstrated basic competency in the audiovisual field. The InfoComm-Recognized AV Technologist certificate program allows employers to verify the basic level of entry-level AV personnel, while providing industry newcomers and non-technical personnel a way to showcase what they have learned. more

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Triad Introduces OmniSub Line of Entry-Level Powered InRoom Subwoofers – Aims to Set the Value Standard for Powered InRoom Subs in the Custom A/V Channel

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Triad’s New OmniSubs: High Performing Yet Affordable

Portland, OR – February 2, 2010 – Custom manufacturer Triad Speakers, Inc. today introduced three entry-level, powered in-room subwoofers. The Mini, Bronze and Silver OmniSubs are fully-featured, attractive and compact packages that deliver high output with deep bass extension. At $500, $650 and $800 MSRP each, these new solutions represent Triad’s most affordable in-room subwoofers to date, complementing the company’s recently introduced comprehensive line of DSP Subs. more

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CHRISTIE INTRODUCES LX505 AND LX605 PROJECTORS

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Christie® has announced the launch of two new projectors, the Christie LX505 and Christie LX605. Targeted to the Pro A/V market, these versatile projectors offer the latest in LCD technology enhancements. Additionally, both projectors feature 3D Keystone™ technology, a new four-corner geometry correction function for versatility in projector placement and easy display set-up. more

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Jünger Audio Helps Mediatec Broadcast Deliver Stunning Audio To Its Transmission Customers

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Mediatec, one of Europe’s largest corporations working with technical solutions for event and television productions, has invested in Jünger Audio’s LEVEL MAGIC™ technology to ensure the quality of its HD-SDI audio signals.

Headquartered in Sweden but with offices throughout Scandinavia, Mediatec operates in four specific areas – Broadcast, Display, Event and Installation. Its broadcast arm, Mediatec Broadcast, provides OB and transmission solutions to a wide range of clients. Its facilities include a fleet of more than 20 OB trucks, flight-pack facilities, studios, special cameras, 30-camera link systems, uplink trucks and fibre MCR’s. more

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METRIC HALO GEAR RECORDS DANCE MUSIC SENSATION – JES

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NEW YORK, NEW YORK – JANUARY 2010: For anyone who has ever gone clubbing till dawn in this brave new century, superstar female vocalist JES is undoubtedly the voice of some fantastic memories. Steeped in the world of electronica and rocktronica, JES exploded onto the dance music scene in 2003 as the singer of Motorcycle’s “As the Rush Comes,” which held the number one position on Billboard’s “Hot Dance Airplay” chart and was the most-played dance song of that year. It was the fourth most-played dance song of the decade, according to Billboard’s recently released “Decade End Chart,” which also reports her solo release “Imagination” at #46 for the decade. more

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Steve Harvey Selects NewTek TriCaster™ to Live Stream Daily Morning Radio Show

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SAN ANTONIO – February 1, 2010 – NewTek Inc., manufacturer of industry-leading video and 3D animation products, today announced that TriCaster™ portable live production system is being used by the Steve Harvey Morning Show to live stream video from the nationally-syndicated radio program. The live stream, which airs Monday through Friday from 5:00 to 9:00 a.m. CT/6:00 to 10:00 a.m. ET on www.steveharvey.com, has attracted 508,000 viewers since it debuted and continues to attract approximately 20,000 more followers each week. more

Astucemedia Provides Weather Graphics Design and Integration of Vizrt Viz Weather System at Sakshi TV India

Bergen, Norway, February 1, 2010 Vizrt Ltd. (Oslo Main List: VIZ)

Vizrt announces that Sakshi TV, a news channel based in Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh, India, has based its live weather graphics operation entirely upon a Vizrt workflow. Sakshi TV, which is owned by Jagati Publications, is a HDTV channel launched on March 1, 2009 to serve the needs of people in the Andhra Pradesh region of India. more

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GRAMMY® AWARDS SHOW RELIES ON AUDIO-TECHNICA MICROPHONES FOR 13TH STRAIGHT YEAR

Taylor — Audio-Technica provides over 250 mics for the live broadcast of the GRAMMY® Awards, as A-T maintains its definitive presence at high-profile awards shows —

— A-T’s new AT4050ST Stereo Condenser Microphone and AT4081 Bidirectional Ribbon Microphone were selected as new additions to A-T’s GRAMMY backline complement —

STOW, OH, February 1, 2010 — For the 13th year in a row, Audio-Technica maintained its status as the hallmark of superior sound at the GRAMMY® Awards Show, known throughout the industry as Music’s Biggest Night®. This year at the 52nd Annual GRAMMYs, held January 31, 2010, at the Staples Center in Los Angeles, a special emphasis was placed on live performances. For the live show and broadcast, Audio-Technica supplied over 250 of its acclaimed microphones, including an impressive array of hard-wired mics and Artist Elite® 5000 Series UHF Wireless Systems. more

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PLS Can Do More So Customers Can Save More!

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Bohemia, NY – February 1, 2010

Projector Lamp Services (PLS) consistently makes advancements that not only lead to an increase in relamping manufacturing capabilities, but also leads to overall customer satisfaction. Accordingly, PLS has increased the relamping capabilities to meet heightened customer demand for a multitude of projector models. more

NETSTREAMS RELEASES UPDATED DIGILINX™ APPLICATION SUITE

DigiLinX™ Application Suite simplifies set-up and configuration and adds powerful new customization and diagnostic features
Salt Lake City, UT – February 1, 2010NetStreams, the pioneer in AV over IP networking, recently acquired by ClearOne (http://www.clearone.com) (NASDAQ: CLRO), the leading global provider of audio conferencing solutions, today announced the release of its new DigiLinX Application Suite. DigiLinX Application Suite is the configuration software for the award winning DigiLinX IP-Based Audio/Video Distribution network system from NetStreams. more

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