Lab X Technologies Partners With UMAN, Offering High-Channel IEEE 802.1 AVB Capabilities Worldwide

Combining efforts to develop an Ethernet Audio Video Bridging (AVB) platform, Lab X Technologies has teamed with software think tank UMAN to couple each company’s respective hardware and software to provide manufacturers of AV devices an easy and cost-effective solution in the emerging AVB market.  The technical solution will merge Lab X FPGA-based AVB IP

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HARMAN’s Hardwire® SP-7 Stereo Phaser Effects Pedal for Guitarists Now Shipping

HARMAN’s HardWire, a leading manufacturer of guitar pedals, is now shipping its SP-7 Stereo Phaser effects pedal. The SP-7 is a versatile effects pedal that offers seven phaser types based on popular new and vintage designs, including two-stage, four-stage, modern, boutique, 10-stage, envelope, and dynamic phaser pedals. The new SP-7 features controls for speed, depth,

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HARMAN Hardwire® HT-6 Polyphonic Tuner is Now Shipping

HARMAN’s HardWire, a leading manufacturer of guitar pedals, is now shipping its HT-6 Polyphonic Tuner. The new HT-6 is a tuner for guitarists and bassists that can be used to tune all six strings of an instrument simultaneously.  Based on technology from recently acquired 3dB Research, a music technology company with extensive expertise in music

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HARMAN’s Crown Audio Showcases DSi 6000 Series Cinema Amplifier At CinemaCon 2011

HARMAN’s Crown Audio is showcasing its DSi 6000 Series Amplifier at CinemaCon 2011. The DSi 6000 is the latest addition to Crown’s line of cinema amplifiers and is designed to work in conjunction with JBL ScreenArray® loudspeakers. The DSi 6000 features automatic presets for JBL cinema speaker systems for quick and easy setup. An intuitive

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Hollywood Outdoor Movies Provides Unique Cinema Experience With HARMAN JBL Loudspeakers

Providing the greater Los Angeles area with a unique twist on the late night movie, Hollywood Outdoor Movies (HOM) relies on HARMAN JBL VRX loudspeakers to entertain thousands by displaying feature films on a giant portable outdoor movie screen. With audiences ranging in size from 1,300 to 2,500 people, HOM owner John J. Snyder is

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HARMAN’s JBL ScreenArray® Ultra High Power Loudspeakers and Crown I-Tech HD Amplifiers Bring Powerful Surround Sound Experience to Marcus Theatres® UltraScreen® Cinemas

Marcus Theatres, one of the top cinema chains in the United States, is dedicated to providing the ultimate cinema experience to moviegoers. The company’s patented UltraScreen® movie screen is more than three stories tall, with five times the square footage area of a typical screen. Marcus Theatres is equally committed to cinema sound, using HARMAN’s

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Ozark Henry Tours With Two HARMAN Soundcraft Vi Consoles in Bespoke Design

Two experienced and respected Belgian sound engineers are currently taking their first ride on Soundcraft’s Vi platform and loving every minute of it. Which is just as well, since the band Ozark Henry (which is also the stage name of founder Piet Goddaer) will be touring arenas up to 6,000 capacity in Germany and Benelux

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XPAND 3D’s Global Leadership Continues With Establishment of New Offices in Beijing

The New XPAND 3D Office in Beijing Will Enable the Company to Provide Further Support to its Customer Base in China While Further Driving Sales LAS VEGAS, Nevada – XPAND 3D today celebrates the official opening of its newest branch office in Beijing. The move addresses the need to support XPAND’s growing market share and

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XPAND 3D Introduces 3D Plug-In for Microsoft PowerPoint

New Application Gives Users Opportunity To Create Their Own Interactive 3D Content to Show in Conference Rooms and XPAND 3D Cinemas LAS VEGAS, Nevada – In a development that allows anyone to create interactive 3D content, XPAND 3D today introduced its new PowerPoint 3D plug-in, an application that lets users easily add 3D images, graphics

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XPAND 3D Introduces XPAND Infinity™: New High-Quality 3D System for Large Cinema Screens

In a groundbreaking product introduction, XPAND 3D today announced the XPAND Infinity™, a complete 3D system that is designed to deliver the best possible viewing experience in any cinema. The XPAND Infinity system features two different models of eyewear and offers optimal 3D performance, multi-directional synchronization and the highest 3D contrast ratio ever delivered. “XPAND

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M-3DI Standard to Create Compatibility among 3D TVs, 3D Projectors and 3D Cinemas

Panasonic and XPAND 3D announced that they have formulated M-3DI, a new standard for 3D active-shutter eyewear products that will bring about compatibility among 3D TVs, computers, home projectors and cinema projection. Other leading 3D technology providers for televisions, projectors and cinemas have agreed to participate in supporting the new standard, including Changhong Electric Co.,

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HARMAN’s Lexicon Now Offers Digital Streaming For Apple iPad

On the heels of the launch of Apple’s iPad2 and GarageBand for iPad, HARMAN’s Lexicon has announced the Omega Desktop Recording Interface‘s capability for digital streaming and recording to Apple’s iPad. Lexicon’s Omega allows musicians to record directly with any audio recording app, including the newly released GarageBand. The high-quality audio streaming capability of Omega

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XPAND Names Guido Voltolina As Chief Operating Officer

XPAND 3D, the innovation leader and market leader in active 3D technologies for home, cinema and education, today announced the appointment of industry veteran Guido Voltolina as Chief Operating Officer.  Voltolina joins XPAND 3D from Dolby Laboratories where he was Senior Director of Strategic Planning and before that held senior leadership, global marketing positions at

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Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America Now Offering Mac-Compatible Driver for Compact Instant Photo Printers

Mitsubishi Digital Electronics America is now offering a Mac® compatible driver for its two new compact digital photo printers, the CP-D70DW and double-deck CP-D707DW. The driver, which can be downloaded online at http://www.mitsubishi-imaging.com/photo/drivers_downloads.asp, is compatible with Mac OS 10.5 Leopard and Mac OS 10.6 Snow Leopard. It is not compatible with earlier Mac OS versions.

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Keith Prestidge Joins HARMAN’s Studer Team to Head up Sales in Asia Pacific Region

Keith Prestidge joined HARMAN’s Studer team this week as Sales Director, Asia Pacific reporting to Adrian Curtis and with a brief to grow the expanding region in Broadcast and Performance installations for Studer audio mixing systems. Keith, previously General Manager at Klotz Digital Asia, has resided in the territory for 15 years. He started his

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HARMAN’s DigiTech Launches HD Audio Streaming From RP Multi-Effect Pedals to Apple iPad

On the heels of the launch of Apple’s iPad2 and GarageBand, HARMAN’s DigiTech, a leading manufacturer of guitar signal processors, is now offering compatibility of its world-leading RP multi-effects pedals with the iPad. Guitar players around the world now have the ability to stream, record, and play back high definition audio tracks from their own

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Edifier ‘Sound To Go’ Portable Speaker Internationally Recognized For Product Design, Receives 2011 Red Dot Award

Recognized for its innovation in design excellence, Edifier International Ltd., today announced that its ‘Sound To Go’ portable speaker has received the 2011 Red Dot Award for Product Design. More than 1,700 companies from 60 countries submitted products to compete for the internationally recognized mark of quality, the Red Dot.   A label for excellent design,

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Lexicon Lowers the Price On Its MC-12HDB Music and Cinema Processor

Lexicon today announced that it has lowered the manufacturer’s suggested retail price on its MC-12HDB Music and Cinema Processor, the company’s top-of-the-line preamplifier/processor for high-end home theater and custom installation audio/video systems. The MC-12HDB is now available at $7,999 suggested retail, reduced from its previous $10,999 MSRP. “The Lexicon MC-12HDB has established itself as an

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Cambridge Rindge and Latin School Installs 90 Hitachi CP-DW10N 3LCD Projectors

Hitachi America, Ltd. Digital Media Division, Business Solutions Group today announced that Cambridge Rindge and Latin School has installed 90 Hitachi CP-DW10N 3LCD projectors, sold and installed by AdTech Systems of Sudbury, Massachusetts. The CP-DW10N short-throw projector offers a host of features designed for the education market, and is ideal for presentations on interactive whiteboards.

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Harman Plays Host To Fifth AVnu Alliance AVB Plugfest For Audio Video Interoperability And Performance

Underscoring the increasing progress that the audio-video manufacturing community is making in arriving at working AVB solutions, AVnu Alliance hosted an AVB plugfest last week at Harman Professional’s Signal Processing Group in Salt Lake City.  The AVnu Alliance is the industry forum dedicated to the advancement of professional-quality audio video by promoting the adoption of

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