AVSystemsMag eMagazine <br> Aug / Sep 2014

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Why do I Need a Subwoofer? Part Three

09/02/14, Contributed by, Aperion Audio
How Subwoofers Work

What are the Latest Home Theater Seating Trends?
09/02/14, Contributed by, VIA International
As time goes on and the entertainment room is being used for more than just a movie viewing area, the furnishings and layouts have become more diversified to accommodate a more casual and interactive environment.

Broadband Access

08/18/14, Len Calderone for, AVSystemsMag
Broadband allows for learning opportunities by making available educational materials and course instruction, which previously could only be delivered in a classroom setting.

Upcoming Tradeshow, Conference & Exhibition Summary 
October, November & December 2014

08/18/14, Brandon Hetherington for, AVSystemsMag
2014 was a big year for the Internet of Things (IoT) and their has been big growth in events focusing on this topic. As well shows like ISC that cover Security are seeing big changes as IoT and Wireless devices have expanded and changed this market.

Video Storage: Meeting Today’s Cinematography Ballooning Needs
08/18/14, THE Insider 
While most of the attention at this year’s FMS (Flash Memory Summit) in Santa Clara, CA focused on the enterprise, one of the most eye-opening sessions in the 3-day event was the M&E (Media & Entertainment) panel.

Dolby Atmos is Here for Your Home Theater! Should You Care?

08/01/14, Eric Thies, VIA International
By incorporating ceiling channels, or “voice of God” speakers as some like to call them, you can fill that large void in your soundscape.

Three Current Hometoys Related Kickstarters And One Funded Product Available Now

08/01/14, L. Hetherington, Hometoys
Crowdfunding is the future and we thought you might like to see a few recent products.

Why do I Need a Subwoofer? Part Two
08/01/14, Contributed by, Aperion Audio
With a little patience and attentive listening, you can make your bass performance rival the most expensive systems.

Clean Image Car Wash Installs Peerless-AV Xtreme™ Outdoor Digital Menu Board
08/01/14, Contributed by, Peerless-AV
With promotions displayed prominently in a visually- appealing, well-lit services board, more and more customers spend their time in line perusing service package offerings.

Moviola: M&E Opens New Opportunities of Expression, New Headaches
08/01/14, THE Insider 
When the big studios and networks were in their heyday, the M&E (media &entertainment) industry was easy to find.

Upcoming Tradeshow, Conference & Exhibition Summary - September, October, November

07/14/14, Brandon Hetherington, HomeToys.com
As Summer kicks into full gear we can sit back and enjoy a bit of a break from the Tradeshow schedule. August will see a bit of a lull but by that time CEDIA preparations are in full swing.

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Interviews

CEDIA 2014 - Some Perspectives - Part 1

09/02/14, Prepared by, HomeToys.com
We interviewed several companies about CEDIA to find out what the show means for them and how they take advantage of the opportunities it provides. Here is what Russound, OSD Audio and Muxlab had to say.

CEDIA 2014 - Some Perspectives - Part 2
09/02/14, Prepared by, HomeToys.com
We interviewed several companies about CEDIA to find out what the show means for them and how they take advantage of the opportunities it provides. Here is what ChannelVision, Elk Products and Monitor Audio had to say.

HDMI Re-Defined for Professional Use
09/02/14, Scott Schaefer, President, Comprehensive Cable
Exclusive features include ProGrip® Connector Technology which keeps the connector from slipping out, SureLength® Indicators which simply but usefully indicate the length of the cable right on the connector head which is invaluable for integrators.

On Controls - Automation in the Cloud

08/18/14, Itai Ben-Gal, iRule
Using our cloud-based tools and templates, our dealers can recall each template created for packages they use often so that the programming time for these replicated systems is reduced to minutes. This is far more efficient than starting the programming process from scratch each time a system is installed.

The Evolution of the AV Industry
08/18/14, Cynthia Menna, AVAD LLC
There has been a strong shift to commercial projects, which has vastly evolved our customers' businesses. This change has allowed them the flexibility to balance their business and explore new technologies.

Markerless Facial Tracking Technology

08/01/14, Contributed by, Nito Inc.
Our proprietary methodology dynamically tracks the face.

InfoCo​mm 2014

InfoComm 2014 is in the Books

07/14/14, Len Calderone for, AVSystemsMag
There were a lot of new, fresh and thought-provoking products at the show, which hopefully will help us stay ahead of the curve and make our work easier.

News releases from InfoComm 2014

07/01/14, HomeToys.com News team, HomeToys.com
This year HomeToys.com's Special InfoComm 2014 Newspage posted over 140 news releases. Here are some highlights.

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Developer Popularity for Raspberry Pi vs. Arduino
07/14/14, Contributed by, Vozag.com
Raspberry Pi began catching up to Arduino in Q4 of 2012 and stayed fairly close to each other after that.

Advantages of Using Lifts and Mounts for Your Touchscreen Monitor
07/14/14, Ken Woollard, Ultralift Australia
Choosing the right TV mount or lift for your flat screen TV should not be difficult once you have weighed the pros and cons of each type of mount.

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