Tokyo Olympics Technology Worthy of a Gold Medal

Originally scheduled for 2020, the summer Olympic Games in Tokyo just concluded a spectacular two-week show of not only exceptional athletic talent, but also some pretty impressive technology. Taking place in Japan, a frontrunner in technological innovation, the Olympics are a prime opportunity to demonstrate and test some of the advanced technologies in existence today. […]

Zoom Expands Event Offerings with new Zoom Events Platform

Zoom continues to adapt to the changing work landscape and has announced their newest addition— Zoom Events—an all-in-one platform for virtual experiences. Available this summer, the new platform delivers a full-scale virtual event solution that combines the power of Zoom meetings, Chat and Video with the ability to produce ticketed, live events for internal or […]

AV Tech in the Major League Baseball 2021 Season

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While the 2020 Major League Baseball season didn’t go as planned after being cut short, 2021 is expected to be a full 162 game season. The 2021 season kicked off on April 1st with capacity restrictions in place and with the organization leaning on AV technology to provide a safer experience for in stand fans […]

Disney World Testing Touch-Free Facial Recognition for Check-In

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With the impacts of COVID-19 in mind and the shift towards a preference in experiences that don’t require touch, Disney World is currently testing a new park entrance check-in technology. The previously used fingerprint scan was halted due to the pandemic, but Disney World is performing a 30-day test using facial recognition technology. The park […]

Epson Introduces EB-PU1000 Compact Large Venue Laser Projectors

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Epson has unveiled seven new compact and lightweight 3LCD laser projectors. Ranging from 6,000 to 10,000 lumens, the new models are part of Epson’s Pro Series interchangeable lens projectors and deliver bright, high quality images that are ideal for corporate, higher education, visitor attractions and signage applications. Offering flexibility for various applications whether single or […]

Shure Delivers Star Quality Audio to 63rd Grammy Awards

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Shure continued its long track record at the Grammy’s with the majority of the 63rd Grammy Award’s 23 musical productions relying on Shure’s Axient Digital Wireless System and Microphones. Some of the mics themselves were even decked out to match their star-studded performers with Best Pop Vocal Album winner, Dua Lipa, sporting a blinged-out pink […]

Crestron Introduces AV over IP Bridging Encoder for HDBaseT Solution Integration

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Crestron has unveiled the Crestron DM-NVX-E760—the latest addition to its DM NVX AV-over-IP product line. The new DM-NVX-E760 encoder is the first-ever AV-over-IP bridging technology that enables tight integration for HDBaseT solutions or expanding an existing room system for broader distribution. According to Crestron, the DM-NVX-E760 is the first and only HDBaseT certified encoder on […]

‘Lighten Up Albuquerque’ Festival Brings Projection Mapping to the City’s Landmarks

As more and more projection mapping festivals make an appearance including Luma Arts Festival in Binghamton, New York, the Circle of Light Festival in Moscow and many others including Boston’s own Illuminus, Albuquerque has introduced its own—Lighten Up Albuquerque.  Sponsored by Electric Playhouse, the City of Albuquerque and Epson, the month-long festival features artwork projected […]

Digital Signage Trends in Sporting Venues

Digital signage has made its way into sports venues everywhere from scoreboards to kiosks and everything in between. You’d be hard pressed to find an arena without it. New trends are emerging that are enhancing the overall fan experience by going beyond the static digital display and providing engaging content and vital information. Wayfinding Sports […]

Barco Introduces New XT Series LED Video Wall Tiles

Barco has introduced its new 27-inch Direct View LED tiles for video walls. The XT series is available with pixel pitches of 0.9, 1.2, 1.5 and 1.9 mm, and is suited for many indoor applications such as corporate lobbies, broadcast studios, and control rooms. Each tile has a traditional 16:9 aspect ratio to allow for […]