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Press Releases For : April 7, 2010

NEC DISPLAY SOLUTIONS ADDS 52-INCH PROFESSIONAL LCD DISPLAY TO P SERIES

CHICAGO– NEC Display Solutions of America, a leading provider of commercial LCD display and projector solutions, announced the addition of the 52-inch P521 to its P Series, joining the 40-inch P401, 46-inch P461 and 70-inch P701. This industrial strength display is ideal in rigorous 24/7 environments such as airports, public information, rental and staging and healthcare. (more…)

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HaiVision Announces Makito™ Decoder for Delivery of Low Latency, Compact 1080p60 Video Over 3G-SDI and HDMI

Lowest Latency and Highest Density Decoding for Makito™

MONTREAL and CHICAGO — April 7, 2010 — HaiVision Network Video today announced that the company will be demonstrating its new Makito™ Decoder at the 2010 NAB Show — the first IP video appliance dedicated to the high-performance, high-density decoding challenge. This latest addition to the Makito family supports H.264 at up to 1080p60 high definition and the delivery of video over IP with less than 100 milliseconds of end-to-end latency when mated with the company’s flagship Makito Encoder. (more…)

INSTALLATIONS SURGE FOR SOLID STATE LOGIC C100 CONSOLES AROUND THE WORLD

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Broadcast Studios and OB Trucks Rely on C100 for Live Entertainment, Sports, and Government Programming

LAS VEGAS, NV – Solid State Logic C100 HD and C100 HDS Digital Broadcast Consoles are setting the pace for the broadcast industry world-wide. The C100 HDS continues the C100 HD tradition by delivering reliable, sonically superb performance for mono, stereo and surround productions with full EQ and dynamics capacity on every channel. From advanced broadcast facilities to sophisticated OB trucks, the C100 series delivers the audio for live entertainment, sports and government programming. (more…)

NAC Technologies Provides Cleveland’s Finest Performance Venues with NEXO and Yamaha

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BUENA PARK, Calif.⎯The Palace Theater originally opened in 1922 and is part of the Playhouse Square complex, an integral part of the Cleveland Theater District. The venue, which seats 2,700, accommodates an eclectic mix of shows, from touring productions to concerts. Recently, the existing sound system was replaced and a new system was designed and installed by NAC Technologies (Cleveland) under the leadership of senior audio engineer Rick Galbraith and company owner Dave Cooper. (more…)

Christie Digital Cinema Projectors Screen Inspiring Movies to More Than 70,000 Haitians

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Running until April 11th, the Cinépolis Foundation’s social outreach program entitled “Let’s all go to Cinépolis Haiti” will screen 11 movies on donated Christie digital cinema projectors reaching more than 70,000 people devastated by the February 12th earthquake.

“Let’s all go to Cinépolis Haiti” is a joint effort between the Cinépolis Foundation and the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Mexico, as well as the support of the Ministry of Culture of Haiti, FilmAid International, DOR Internacional and Christie Digital Systems USA, Inc. This partnership aids in the reconstruction of Haiti by promoting positive messages and by bringing a moment of relaxation and joy as the country continues its recovery. (more…)

Vizrt Escenic and Mobiletech Join Forces to Simplify Publishing to Mobile Devices

Bergen, Norway, April 7, 2010 Vizrt Ltd. (Oslo Main List: VIZ)

As cell phone technology improves and more people rely on their phones for access to a variety of information, the problem of formatting that information has increased. Web pages must look good on both a full size computer screen and on the small screen of a mobile device. Traditionally, this process has required a significant amount of extra work for a publisher. (more…)

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KNXV PHOENIX TAPS JVC PROHD CAMERAS IN FIELD, STUDIO FOR LOCAL HD NEWS

WAYNE, NJ (April 7, 2010) — JVC Professional Products, a division of JVC U.S.A., today announced that Scripps station KNXV, the ABC affiliate in Phoenix (DMA #12), is using a complement of JVC ProHD cameras in the field and studio for local HD news production. Although the station has been broadcasting its local news in HD for almost three years, it transitioned its ENG operations to HD with the purchase of JVC GY-HM700 and GY-HM100 camcorders. (more…)

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SENSIO and Miranda Announce Partnership to Develop Suite of Broadcast Products for 3DTV

MONTREAL — April 7, 2010 — SENSIO® Technologies Inc. (TSX Venture: SIO) (“SENSIO” or the “Company”) (TSX-V: SIO) and Miranda Technologies Inc. (TSX: MT) today announced a partnership to develop a suite of high-performance broadcast products to enable end-to-end Stereoscopic 3D playout. (more…)

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James Foxall Named President of Tigerpaw Software

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James Foxall

Tigerpaw: The Next Generation

Tigerpaw Software, Inc., developer of the most comprehensive business building software for technology providers, today has named James Foxall, President of Tigerpaw Software. In his new role, Foxall will continue to foster the strong customer-centric values that have allowed Tigerpaw to provide the most comprehensive toolset and best customer service in the industry.
As President, James is focused on building up Tigerpaw’s communities, establishing a stronger brand, and continuing to work with its Client Advisory Group to design and architect software that meets the ever-changing needs of Tigerpaw’s clientele. “I have been with Tigerpaw in some capacity since its inception, and I’ve enjoyed being a part of its growth and evolution,? said James Foxall. (more…)

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Zurich’s “50 digital bars? | Digital Signage Case Study

Zurich’s 50 digital bars digital signage case study

The enthusiastic team at Switzerland’s screenIMAGE had a vision and a corresponding business plan: a wide-area digital display network across 50 select, upscale bars that would generate sales and increase profits for all parties using Point of Sales (POS) advertising.

screenIMAGE therefore needed to come up with a pricing model that wouldn’t cost the bars any cash outlay. The company decided to fund the installation of the screens, to generate income by selling advertising, and to share profits from the advertisers with the bars. Today this is a very common pricing model for digital signage applications but again, at the time, it was as revolutionary as the idea of the application itself. (more…)

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