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4/15/2021

Members of AVIXA's Diversity Task Force -- Rochelle Richardson, Narin Nara, and April Peay -- sat down virtually with AVNetwork to share in their own words why their initiatives will lead the pro AV industry down a brighter path.

4/15/2021

The 2,000-seat Jack Singer Concert Hall in Calgary, Alberta, recently installed a flexible "hybrid" Meyer Sound reinforcement system to replace its aging loudspeaker setup.

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AV Network
4/15/2021

The Crystal LED Lab on the Netflix campus in Los Angeles, which quietly debuted six months ago, is a perfect example of what can be accomplished when smart people at leading technology companies -- Netflix, Sony and Meyer Sound, with Visioneering Design bringing it all together -- unite for a common purpose: to deliver the best possible experience in picture and sound, and to show creatives what's possible. The facility features Sony's Crystal LED direct view display and Meyer Sound's Ultra Reflex screen channel sound solution for direct view displays.

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4/15/2021

By Carolyn Heinze
In addition to keeping your systems locked down, a solid foundation in IT security concepts can help you gain access to higher-level business discussions, too. We explore what it takes to earn the gold standard of security certifications: the CISSP.

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AV Technology
4/15/2021

With the onset of the pandemic, Santa Clara University bolstered its deployment of Matrox Maevex and Panopto appliances to bring remote learning capabilities to its entire campus and provide streamed classes and lecture capture recordings for its nearly 10,000 students.

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4/15/2021

The National Theatre of Iceland recently upgraded its digital signage with a Peerless-AV solution that works in harmony with the building's unique Art Deco design.

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AV Network
4/15/2021

LG's OLED R TV is now available in the US via an "Inquire to Buy" button on its website. While US prices aren't listed online, conversion of the price in South Korea suggests an $89,000 price tag.

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Engadget
4/15/2021

Twitter is launching a machine learning study to understand how its algorithms may be unintentionally affecting gender, racial and political issues. The company says it will use those findings to change or remove aspects of its algorithms.

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Twitter
4/15/2021

Vivotek's CC9380-HV day/night surveillance camera with Trend Micro IoT Security is an update of the company's CC8370-HV, upgraded with 5MP-resolution images and H.265 compression.

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4/15/2021

Daktronics has partnered with Emaar Malls to design, manufacture, and install 24 double-sided indoor LED banner displays and two link bridge displays at Dubai's Marina Mall in the United Arab Emirates. The displays, installed and activated earlier this year, are now operational and sharing messages with guests.

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