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Press Releases For : January 6, 2009

Extron Integration-Friendly USB Switchers Now Shipping

sw4usb_6095401_pp_01c_pub.jpgExtron Electronics is pleased to announce the immediate availability of three new USB switchers designed for A/V system integration. The SW2 USB, SW4 USB, and SW4 USB Plus offer two or four host inputs and provide flexible and dependable switching among the shared USB peripherals. The SW4 USB Plus features an emulation mode that ensures uninterrupted communication between host and peripheral devices for consistent performance. All three models are USB 2.0-compatible and incorporate several key features to ensure ease of integration, configuration flexibility, and control, including port status indication and RS-232 pass-through. The SW USB Series is ideal for use in KVM, interactive whiteboard, and annotator-based applications where reliable USB switching is required. (more…)

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UVLD Lights Hyundai Press Event At Los Angeles Auto Show

HyundaiUnlimited Visibility Lighting Design (UVLD) partnered with Martin Brinkerhoff Associates (MBA) to light the world-premier announcement of Hyundai’s Green initiatives for the automotive press at the Los Angeles Auto. The manufacturers’ complete product line was then shown to the public November 21-30.

The environmentally friendly theme took center stage with cascading silk emulating water and giant leaf cut-outs evoking autumn -all of which flowed out the projection screens by cast of ten dancers who performed three production numbers. The individual product reveals were visually narrated by high-energy video modules designed and executed by MBA. (more…)

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Electrosonic and the NFL’s New England Patriots score a New Fan Venue And Hall Of Fame

PatriotsFans of the NFL’s New England Patriots are cheering the new Hall at Patriot Place, a unique sports and educational experience showcasing the history of the football franchise and housing its Hall of Fame. The venue, adjacent to Gillette Stadium in Foxborough, Massachusetts, features a dazzling array of interactive and immersive multimedia exhibits and artifacts whose audio and control systems were engineered, installed and supplied by Electrosonic. (more…)

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Press Releases For : January 5, 2009

NEUTRIK® SHOWCASES THE WORLD’S FIRST UNISEX XLR, CONVERTCON®, AT WINTER NAMM 2009

convertCONANAHEIM, CA – How many times have you reached for a cable only to find it has the wrong XLR connector on the other end? In direct response to high professional and consumer demand, Neutrik, designer and manufacturer of the XX series XLR cable connector, introduces the world’s first unisex 3-pin XLR connector, convertCON®, at Winter NAMM 2009 (Booth 6428, Hall A).

convertCON (NC3FM-C) is a new 3-pin male and female cable connector in a single housing. convertCON is also available with black chrome housing and gold contacts (NC3FM-C-B). By simply sliding the housing back and forth, convertCON is transformed from a male to female connector. This new male/female cable end XLR allows for use of one connector, as it can mate with either a male or female 3-pin XLR. (more…)

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Crestron Joins EMerge Alliance™ Improving Commercial Interiors

ROCKLEIGH, New Jersey – Crestron has become a member of the EMerge Alliance to contribute its expertise in delivering fully integrated solutions that manage and control disparate building systems intelligently and efficiently. Creating a new standard for integrating commercial building infrastructures, power, controls and a wide variety of systems on a common platform is a key mission of EMerge. The development of this new commercial technology standard will also lay the groundwork for future innovations in energy-efficient and individually controllable devices, such as LED lighting. (more…)

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AURALEX ACOUSTICS INTRODUCES REVOLUTIONARY NEW CONCEPT IN SOUND CONTROL AT WINTER NAMM 2009

~ Innovative Custom-Printed Artistic Acoustic Panels Make Industry Debut ~

SonicPrintANAHEIM, CA – Auralex Acoustics, the industry leader in innovative sound control solutions, is breaking new ground by launching a gallery of custom-printed acoustical panels at this year’s Winter NAMM show (Booth 6794, Hall A). Auralex Acoustics is exclusively the first to market SonicPrint, its custom-printed, artistic ProPanels featuring “The Art of Sound? theme which blends unlimited design and style options for any room with the company’s acoustically proven technology of its ProPanel product line.

SonicPrint custom-printed, artistic ProPanels are fabric-covered acoustic absorptive panels designed as artwork. For the home theater enthusiast, this exclusive offering opens the door to numerous home theater décor options, as the acoustical panels are camouflaged under the design of the customer’s choice. Users are no longer limited to single color fabric choices, and can now outfit any space with paintings and drawings of any kind. SonicPrint is also available for Auralex’s ELiTE Custom Fabric System (CFS), a full-room treatment approach that blends an engineered acoustical environment with an elegant finished appearance. (more…)

Hitachi Adds Scott Coffee And Kristin Ford To Sales Team

- Scott Coffee Joins Hitachi As Southwest Regional Sales Manager, While Kristin Ford Has Been Named Northwest Regional Sales Manager –

CHULA VISTA, Calif., January 5, 2009 — Hitachi Home Electronics (America), Inc., Business Group today strengthened its expert sales force with the appointments of Scott Coffee and Kristin Ford. Mr. Coffee has been appointed Southwest regional sales manager, while Ms. Ford joins Hitachi as Northwest regional sales manager. (more…)

AVAD Announces 2009 Vend-O-Palooza Tour Dates

Tour hits 20 locations throughout the U.S. and Canada; Offers Business Workshops, New Product Demos, Access to Manufacturers and Special Pricing for Local Dealers

AVAD LLC, North America’s leading distributor of custom home electronics, has announced dates for 20 scheduled Vend-O-Paloozas in 2009.

Held at local AVAD branches, Vend-O-Palooza helps connect area dealers with leading manufacturers in an interactive forum by offering attendees an opportunity to meet directly with manufacturers, demo new products, participate in raffles and giveaways, and purchase products at special pricing. At Vend-O-Palooza, dealers are able to attend workshops designed to help them successfully manage and grow their businesses. (more…)

Phoenix Gold Takes Part in NextGen Home Experience

Phoenix Gold ATc8 in-ceiling speakersPORTLAND, Ore., Jan. 5, 2009 — Phoenix Gold® (phoenixgold.com), a brand of Rodin, is proud to announce that it is taking part in the next NextGen Home Experience “First to the Future? national showcase home, which will first be debuted during the at the 2009 Consumer Electronics Show (CES), held in Las Vegas, Nev. from Jan 8-11, 2009. The “First to the Future? home will be located a short distance from the Las Vegas and Sands Convention Centers. Phoenix Gold has supplied numerous speakers, video cable, and accessories for the showcase. (more…)

An Opulent Family Theater

lht03a.jpgThe following information is courtesy of the 2007 CEDIA Electronic Lifestyles Designers’ Choice Awards. For more information on how to become a member of CEDIA, or information on its awards program please visit www.cedia.org or call (800) 669-5329.

2007 CEDIA Electronic Lifestyles Awards Entry: Best Large Home Theater, Level I: $56,000 – $85,000

Synopsis describing the project goals, special features, or nuances.
This theater was designed for the family to enjoy their time together watching movies and entertaining their friends at home. After our initial discussions with our client, we designed a room that would have an opulent feel while still enjoying high performance from their audio and video system. A 7.2 channel surround sound system was integrated into the front proscenium wall and rear ceiling paying special attention to accurate sound reproduction with discreet installation. Our company performed all design and theater fabrication including the finished carpentry trim work in the theater. Our design incorporated swivel seating for the front row and an inviting sofa with lounge for the rear. This design decision offers unobstructed movie viewing while still allowing casual face to face conversation during intermissions. (more…)

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