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Press Releases For : February 3, 2010

MUSIC MIX MOBILE CHOOSES GENELEC DSP MONITORS FOR 2010 GRAMMY® AWARDS SHOW LIVE BROADCAST

MMM 2010 GRAMMY— With newly-expanded operations, Music Mix Mobile’s M3 and M3 West remote recording trucks handle the 5.1 surround audio broadcast, utilizing Genelec DSP Active Monitors —

NATICK, MA, February 2, 2010 — Music Mix Mobile, a New Jersey/California-based remote facilities company combining the talents of award-winning production professionals and state-of-the-art audio solutions, is a collective consisting of industry veterans John Harris, Jay Vicari, Joel Singer, Mitch Maketansky and newly added West Coast-based partners Bob Wartinbee and Mark Linett. On Sunday, January 31, 2010, Music Mix Mobile was commissioned to capture and mix the music audio for the 52nd annual GRAMMY® Awards, broadcast live in 5.1 on CBS-TV from the Staples Center in Los Angeles. (more…)

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Christie Wins Canadian Innovation Award For New Technology

Christie took home the National Research Council/Industrial Research Program’s (NRC-IRAP) Canadian Innovation Award for New Technology at the Canadian Manufacturers and Exporters’ (CME) innovation awards in Ottawa, February 2nd. The award honored Christie’s innovative excellence in the development of the world’s first light-emitting diode (LED) driven DLP simulation projection system, the Christie Matrix StIM™. (more…)

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Atlona Technologies introduces 8×8 VGA over CAT5/6 Matrix Switch with eight included receiver units and LAN Control, AT-VGA88M-SR

Atlona Technologies is excited to announce the release of the most advanced and industrious VGA Matrix Switcher in the market today with the AT-VGA88M-SR. Atlona’s AT-VGA88M-SR features eight individual VGA inputs with Stereo Audio, and eight individual Twister Pair CAT5/6 outputs to feed eight separate displays simultaneously. The Twisted Pair outputs are used to connect to the eight included receiver modules in order to send VGA signal long distances (up to 1000 ft) over cost effective CAT5/6 cable from the transmitter to the receiver units. (more…)

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Custom Installers can now Expand IntelliControl ICS Systems to Support Multiple Home Theaters

Niles Audio Corporation, The First Name In Custom Installation®, announced today that its award-winning IntelliControl ICS system now offers dealers the ability to configure multiple home theaters within a system thanks to a significant update to its IntelliFile3 Software Build. The latest IntelliControl ICS software update allows Niles Home Theater Main System Units (HT-MSU) to be assigned to specific audio zones of a connected GXR2 Modular MultiZone Receiver, creating a new “Theater Zone.” This will enable custom installers to route all connected GXR2 sources to a home theater receiver over a single stereo RCA cable. IntelliControl ICS’ updated system architecture supports up to 30 audio/video zones, including up to four “Theater Zones,” while offering end-users reliable and intuitive control options such as the iRemoteTS. (more…)

Rightway Audio Upgrades Surround Sound TV Theatre With L-ACOUSTICS dV-DOSC And XT

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FUZHOU, Fujian, China — L-ACOUSTICS’ Chinese distributor Rightway Audio has supplied the Fujian Broadcasting and TV Center with a dV-DOSC sound reinforcement system for its multi-functional studio theatre. The nearly 10,000 square foot theatre, which has a 1,069-capacity auditorium, hosts large-scale drama and musical TV productions, both live and recorded, as well as conferences and parties. (more…)

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KPIX-TV SELECTS CLEAR-COM’S HYBRID NETWORK FOR BROADCAST OPERATIONS

ALAMEDA, CALIFORNIA, FEBRUARY 3, 2010 ─ Clear-Com® Communication Systems, a Vitec Group brand, is pleased to announce the sale of its innovative Hybrid Network (Hybrid Time-Division Multiplexing [TDM] Matrix/IP Server Network) to KPIX-TV/KBCW-TV, a major group-owned duopoly in the San Francisco Bay Area. KPIX has purchased a Hybrid Network, a solution comprised of the Eclipse® Omega Version 5.1 digital matrix intercom system, an IVC-32 32-channel high-density IP connection card, IP-enabled V-Series user control panels, Clear-Com Concert™ 2.0 user licenses, an E-Que card and integrated wireless CellCom system. (more…)

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Extron Introduces New USB Extender

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Extron Electronics is pleased to introduce the USB Extender, a two-piece transmitter and receiver set for extending USB up to 450 feet (135 meters) on a single, standard CAT 5/5e/6 or CAT 7 cable. The USB Extender is compatible with USB 1.0, 1.1, or 2.0 and includes a four port hub supporting simultaneous connection of up to four USB devices. The USB Extender is ideal for use in applications utilizing the Extron Annotator and remote touchscreen displays, as well as for applications that require the remote location of USB peripherals such as interactive whiteboards, keyboards, mice, and other HID-human input devices. It can also be used with USB 2.0 peripherals that require high data transfer speeds, including webcams and document scanners as well as thumb drives and other mass storage devices. (more…)

DANLEY SH-50s PROVIDE STUNNING PATTERN CONTROL AND ARTICULATION FOR ST. JOHN BAPTIST CHURCH

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COLUMBIA, MARYLAND – FEBRUARY 2010: St. John Baptist Church (SJBC) in Columbia, Maryland recently completed construction of a wonderful new sanctuary on a recently-acquired forty-acre tract of land. The new building sits just over a mile from SJBC’s previous location and contains all of the amenities that the church has longed for in its nearly forty-year journey from start-up to establishment. Included in that wish list is a wonderfully articulated sound system centered on four Danley SH-50 full-range loudspeakers that evenly blanket the fan-shaped room without appreciably exciting the walls or ceiling. Neil Shade of Acoustical Design Collaborative designed the system, and Baltimore’s HP Electronics installed it, with oversight from Joe Schwartz.

Shade designed SJBC’s new system as an exploded cluster of four separate hangs. Room treatments, including wall and ceiling panels, helped tone down the sonic effect of the drywall that formed the basic structure of the walls, (more…)

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Media Decor Offers Elegant Solutions for Concealing Large Flatscreen TVs

FT. LAUDERDALE, FL—Media Decor LLC (www.mediadecor.com), leading manufacturer of elegant solutions to discreetly conceal flatscreen TVs, believes that the perfect place for fine art is in front of your television!

As TV screens increase in size, the most popular location for placement tends to be a wall—but when the TV is turned off, it becomes a large, black glass object that’s difficult to hide. Enter Media Decor with three attractive designer solutions for concealing flatscreen displays behind beautiful framed artwork. Designers and homeowners can choose Moving Art on Canvas, Mirrors, and Art Lift systems, over 500 frame styles ranging from traditional to contemporary, and over 2,500 works of art available on the company’s website—or, alternatively, client-supplied artwork. As a free service to installers, architects, and designers, Media Decor also offers AutoCAD drawings with detailed instructions. (more…)

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VBrick’s Enhanced Online Streaming Service (VBoss) Makes Live Video Webinars a Reality in the Enterprise

VBoss 2.0 Delivers Comprehensive Flash Support, Ability to Broadcast Inside or Outside of the Firewall

Wallingford, Conn. – February 3, 2010 – VBrick today announced availability of VBoss 2.0, the next iteration of its award-winning live, professional video broadcasting service. VBoss 2.0 enables customers to conduct video-based Webinars without the need for costly outside production companies or a third party host. VBoss 2.0 is also the only solution on the market that is custom engineered to capture and distribute live video content inside or outside of a corporate firewall. (more…)

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