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AMX Applies CEDIA, InfoComm and NSCA Courses Toward Annual ACE Certification Maintenance

RICHARDSON, Texas – Feb. 18, 2008 – AMX® announced today its new ACE certification maintenance plan, which includes credit for specific training courses offered by CEDIA, InfoComm and NSCA. The ACE certification program provides individuals and companies with special credit and recognition for completing pre-determined courses offered by AMX University, the company‘s global training organization. more

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

Phoenix Gold‘s New Two-Way, In-Wall LCR Speaker Now Shipping

PORTLAND, Ore., Feb. 13, 2008 — Phoenix Gold®, a division of Rodin, is proud to announce that its new ATI515 two-way LCR in-wall home theater speakers are now shipping. At only $179.95 apiece, the affordable ATI515 is ideal for either center channel or three piece front channel home theater audio applications.

“Price point, ease of installation, convenience of ‘off the floor‘ LCR speakers, and rich sound reproduction makes the Phoenix Gold LCR speakers a must have,” explained Stewart Millager, Phoenix Gold director of engineering. “The dual 5.25-inch configuration allows for custom mounting between two 16-inch separated wall studs. The carbon filled polypropylene drivers and 25mm pivoting parachute silk soft dome tweeter provide reliable, rich sound reproduction with a platform that allows the end user to direct audio to the sweet spot in any home theater room.” 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

Intelix Introduces the AVO-V1A2-WP-F Composite Video and Dual Stereo Audio Wallplate Balun

Middleton, WI- Intelix LLC, U.S. manufacturer of audio/video equipment and software, recently announced the release of the AVO-V1A2-WP-F wallplate balun, which distributes one channel of composite video and two channels of high-fidelity stereo audio up to 2,200 feet over standard twisted pair cable, such as Cat 5 or Cat 6.

The front panel of the AVO-V1A2-WP-F features three gold-plated female RCA connectors on a white decora face-plate. The rear panel features an RJ45 connector and optional grounding screw. The installed unit fits in a standard depth wall-box. more

STEREOSTONE OFFERS CUSTOM COLOR MATCHING FOR ALL OUTDOOR ROCK SPEAKER SYSTEMS

North Hollywood, Calif., Feb. 7, 2008 — StereoStone, Inc. (stereostone.com), a leader in American-made architectural outdoor weatherproof speakers, is proud to announce that it now offers custom color matching along with seven standard color choices for its complete line of high fidelity outdoor rock speaker systems in order to match and blend into any landscape.

“Not only do we offer our speakers in 100, 125, and 250 Watt power handling and mono and stereo configurations, but our customers can now choose from seven standard colors or we can custom color match the rocks with a rugged rock finish so audio enthusiasts can choose the color that best fits the aesthetic requirements of their landscape,” explained Alan Rottner, vice president of sales & marketing for StereoStone. “The sculptured styling of StereoStone landscape rock speakers makes this a beautiful, great sounding addition to any outdoor environment. And, when time is of the essence, StereoStone typically ships for free any/all orders over $750 and usually the same day.” more

Now Shipping, Video Mount Products‘ PDM-W Wall Mount is a Big Plasma & LCD Supporter

STEVENSVILLE, Md., February 7, 2008 — Video Mount Products (videomount.com), a leading provider of mounting solutions for the video, audio, and security industries, has designed its new PDM-W universal flat panel wall mount for numerous on-wall applications. Now shipping, the 45 degree articulating PDM-W can hold 42- to 63-inch flat screens up to 180 lbs. more

No Time To Lounge: Lounge Lizards Stay Busy With IMpressive Home AV Projects

Latest project: Eastshire home features Middle Atlantic Products enclosures fully loaded with Krell Amps, Crestron control and first Velodyne 1812 subwoofer sold in the UK.

AMSTERDAM, THE NETHERLANDS, 29 January 2008 – Martin Sullivan-Royall and Gary Wollen of Lounge Lizards have completed an impressive custom install for a new condo in Surrey that features some of today‘s most powerful components as well as some new, interesting techniques for racking and cable management. more

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