AVSystemsMag eMagazine <br> Aug / Sep 2014

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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.

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.

Sentrollers, and the World of Small Data

06/30/14, Cees Links, GreenPeak Technologies 
After Big Data, it is now Small Data’s turn to change our world.

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Interviews

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.

Handling Digital Storage Growth The Media and Entertainment Industry

06/30/14, Larry O’Connor, Other World Computing
M&E Runs on Creative Talent, Strict Time/Financial Budgets, Volumes of Storage

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.

InfoComm 2014 - Tradeshow Report

06/17/14, Brandon Hetherington, HomeToys.com
For well over a decade HomeToys.com has been covering InfoComm and bringing all the industry news and exciting new products to our eMagazine to help our readers make sense of the massive event. Here we have compiled a list of some new product releases from this years show.

It's June, Therefore It's InfoComm
06/17/14, Len Calderone for, AVSystemsMag
With over 10,000 products, you will need to plan each and every day to target the products that fall into your specialty or interest

InfoComm 2014 Special News Report
05/30/14, Prepared by, HomeToys
News and announcements from the show. Exhibitors welcome to publish new here.

More Articles

7 Raspberry Pi Projects for Home Security

06/30/14, Vinaya Kurtkoti, Vhomeinsurance
For the uninitiated, the Raspberry Pi is a credit-card sized single -board computer developed by the Raspberry Pi Foundation with the intention of introducing children to computer science.

Why do I Need a Subwoofer?

06/30/14, Contributed by, Aperion Audio
This is the first of a series of articles all about subwoofers from our friends at Aperion Audio

Content Variety: World Cup is the Global Test of 4K Streaming
06/30/14, THE Insider 
Two things drive OTT/IPTV (Over the Top/Internet Protocol TV) streaming content and the demand for bigger, better TV screens. Sports is one of them.

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