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Latest Kanex™ Mini DisplayPort Adapter Now Supports Full HD Digital Audio Video

Brea, CA (PR WEB) October 29, 2009 – Apogee Inc is releasing the latest addition to the current line of Kanex™ Mini DisplayPort adapters. The new the Kanex™ Mini DisplayPort with Digital Audio to HDMI adapter is now available and compatible for Apple® MacBook Pro, MacBook Air, Mac Mini, and iMac.

Compared to other adapters out in the market, the Kanex™ Mini DisplayPort with Digital Audio to HDMI adapter is the first and by far the most advanced adapter with the ability to provide clear high quality digital audio and video through the use of the Apple® minijack. The Kanex™ Mini DisplayPort with Digital Audio to HDMI adapter features a USB 2.0 input able to supply power to the adapter.

It also supports HDMI 165 MHz, 1.65Gbps per channel, and like the first generation adapter, it supports HDMI resolutions of up to 1080p and 8 bit more

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AVI-SPL to exhibit at TechNet Asia-Pacific 2009

Battle Command Information System (BCIS) to be featured at event

TAMPA, Fla. Oct. 28, 2009 – AVI-SPL, the largest global integrator of audiovisual presentation, video teleconferencing and collaboration systems today announced it will exhibit at the TechNet Asia-Pacific 2009 Conference, which will be held in Honolulu, Hawaii, Nov. 2-5.

Exhibiting at Booth #113, AVI-SPL will spotlight BCIS (Battle Command Information System), a commercial off-the-shelf display system delivering critical information used by emergency responders, military commanders and even corporate executives. Portable, compact and powerful, this system allows the user maximum flexibility in a 24/7 environment, and can be assembled and brought online by two individuals in less than one hour. With AVI-SPL’s customized service offerings, BCIS can be reconfigured and installed within permanent facilities, including those that use traditional forms of projection and video wall displays. more

Soundcraft Si3 Console To The Rescue At Mapleview Community Church

Looking to provide tremendous versatility in a cost-effective manner, systems integrator AV Communications recently installed a Soundcraft Si3 console as the centerpiece for its audio system design at the new Mapleview Community Church in Barrie, Ontario, Canada.

Housed in a former sports arena, Mapleview Community Church currently seats up to 900 people, and is part of a much larger campus that eventually will include sports facilities, a daycare center and other recreational areas. In addition to the requirements for customary SPL, dynamics, and Percentage of Articulation Loss of Consonants, there were two requirements for this installation: It needed to fit within the designated budget and it needed to include a digital console. more

Scharff Weisberg Marks Guggenheim Museum’s 50th Anniversary by Supporting Rafael Lozano-Hemmer’s “Levels of Nothingness? and Other Events

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Scharff Weisberg helped the iconic Guggenheim Museum celebrate its 50th anniversary by providing support for several key events, including artist Rafael Lozano-Hemmer’s “Levels of Nothingness.”

Part of the museum’s Works & Process series, the commissioned performance installation was inspired by Kandinsky’s opera, The Yellow Sound. In “Levels of Nothingness,” the pitch, rhythm and content of the spoken word provides the control mechanism for an interactive light performance using moving light fixtures normally found on a rock concert stage. Scharff Weisberg supplied 40 VARI*LITE VL3000 spots for the 35-minute show which enjoyed a limited run in the Peter B. Lewis Theater.

During “Levels of Nothingness” actress Isabella Rossellini, spot lit on a bare stage, read texts about skepticism, color and perception into a microphone while her voice was analyzed by computers running specialized code developed by the artist.

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Scharff Weisberg Marks Guggenheim Museum’s 50th Anniversary by Supporting Rafael Lozano-Hemmer’s “Levels of Nothingness? and Other Events

Levels

Levels

Scharff Weisberg helped the iconic Guggenheim Museum celebrate its 50th anniversary by providing support for several key events, including artist Rafael Lozano-Hemmer’s “Levels of Nothingness.”

Part of the museum’s Works & Process series, the commissioned performance installation was inspired by Kandinsky’s opera, The Yellow Sound. In “Levels of Nothingness,” the pitch, rhythm and content of the spoken word provides the control mechanism for an interactive light performance using moving light fixtures normally found on a rock concert stage. Scharff Weisberg supplied 40 VARI*LITE VL3000 spots for the 35-minute show which enjoyed a limited run in the Peter B. Lewis Theater. more

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7thSense wins AV Award for Delta Media Server

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Adam Neale, Director at 7thSense receives his AV Award

Small Dole, West Sussex, 29 October 2009 – Creative design house 7thSense, the specialist in AV media serving for visitor attractions, 3D theatres, planetaria and digital signage, won Imaging or Editing Product of the Year for its Delta Media Server at the recent AV Awards.

More than 500 people attended the high profile event which took place at the Hilton Park Lane Hotel, London, UK on October 9, 2009. The Imaging or Editing Product of the Year category was sponsored by the UK’s Broadcast Video Expo. more

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Crestron Opens Design and Technology Experience Center

Grand Opening Celebration Draws Hundreds of Eager Attendees

ROCKLEIGH, NJ, October 28, 2009 — Tuesday, October 20th was a spectacular autumn day in Rockleigh, NJ, the perfect setting for the festive and inspiring celebration of the new, state-of-the-art Crestron Experience Center. More than 700 guests, including Crestron dealers, consultants, architects, lighting designers, media, and government officials took part in the three hour event. A buffet lunch was served, followed by a press conference, ribbon cutting, and group tours of the 8,000 square foot suite’s atrium-style grand salon, multimedia presentation room, digital boardroom, Theo Kalomirakis Home Theater and expansive design studio. From all over the world, nearly 1,000 virtual visitors took part, watching live streaming video of the event from their computers. more

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Cost-Saving CubeX 2×2 and 3×3 Standalone Video Wall Controllers Transform Discrete Monitors Into High-Impact Display Solutions

BURBANK, Calif. — Oct. 28, 2009 — CubeX Video, a leading supplier of turnkey video wall solutions, today introduced the most cost-effective 2×2 and 3×3 video wall controllers yet to hit the market. These state-of-the-art stand-alone systems operate independently, without a PC, to turn new or existing plasma or LCD monitors into visually stunning, full-frame-rate video walls with scaling quality that rivals competing systems at just a tenth of the cost. more

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HOSA TECHNOLOGY INTRODUCES DA-CAPPO DA15 CARDIOID EARSET MICROPHONE WITH EARBUD MONITOR

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Buena Park, CA – October 2009… Hosa Technology, the leading innovator of analog and digital connectivity solutions for the modern musician and audio/video professional, and distributor of Da-Cappo Micro Microphones throughout the Americas, is pleased to announce the introduction of the Da-Cappo DA15 Cardioid Earset Microphone with Earbud Monitor. By combining a discreet earset microphone with an in-ear monitor, the new Da-Cappo DA15 provides unparalleled comfort and unprecedented freedom of movement for onstage performers and production staff alike. more

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JVC INTRODUCES NEW ANALOG CCTV CAMERAS AT ISC EAST 2009

New Eco-Friendly Models Deliver Improved Images and Low-Light Sensitivity with Reduced Power Consumption

WAYNE, NEW JERSEY (October 28, 2009) – JVC Professional Products, a division of JVC U.S.A., introduces four new high-resolution, 1/3-inch CCD analog surveillance cameras at the International Security Conference & Exhibition 2009 (ISC East) at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City (Booth 1452). The TK-C2201U and TK-C2201WPU are compact, fixed dome cameras, while the TK-C9200U and TK-C9300U are box-style cameras, all with outstanding low light performance. more

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