Audio manufacturer Harman has bought privately-held Duran Audio. The acquisition provides Harman with access to electro-acoustic and software-based directivity control technologies including the AXYS Intellivox line of 'steerable' columns. The AXYS products and core technologies will become an integrated part of the Harman Professional audio product line.
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Sahara Presentation Systems has announced the addition of an 84in Clevertouch display featuring integrated wireless connectivity that allows a group of up to 64 users, to take turns in giving presentations from their Windows/Mac computer, smartphone or tablet. The display has 1080p resolution and 4 point touch and Anti-Glare Glass as standard.
A Central London based charity for homeless people, The Connection at St Martins, is running a weekly digital media group where homeless people are given the opportunity to create their own content using digitalsignage.net software.
Crestron has signed an agreement with automation and AV provider, Domeosys to become the company’s official sole distributor for The Maghreb countries. This new relationship will bring Crestron technology to clients throughout Morocco, Tunisia, Libya and Algeria.
Haivision has released an upgrade to Viper, its recording and streaming appliciance which allows users to capture, stream, review, distribute and publish multi-stream HD video content used in training, skills assessment, instruction and presentations.
AV integrator Snelling Business Systems is continuing its programme of growth, which includes the construction of a new £1.5 million HQ on the outskirts of Norwich, with the appointment of three new members of staff.
Vaughan Sound Installations (part of the PAI Group of companies) has appointed Jeremy Eustace to the role of business development manager.
Video conferencing will overtake email and voice/conference calls as the preferred method of communication for businessess in just three years, according to research conducted by Redshift Research.
Engage Production has created digital installations for the Emirates Aviation Experience in London. Pulse Group, which managed the creative design and project management, commissioned Engage to build an aircraft turnaround game and implement the coding of the finished simulation.
The winners of the AV Awards 2013 have been announced during a gala event at the Hilton on Park Lane in London. The Grand Prix winner was R&B Group for its work on the NEBA Grand Final Awards Ceremony 2013. Four outstanding contributions awards were handed out, to Unicol, who are celebrating 50 years in business and for their work on the 2012 London Olympics we rewarded Panasonic, Creative Technology and Piers Shepperd, the Technical Director of London 2012 Ceremonies.