Vol 22 - Issue 26


Every Business is in the Information Business

by Bob Raikes

Phew…. I have just finished my write up of Infocomm, bringing to an end the peak of news activity in June, when we see both SID and Infocomm. It’s one of three peaks of …

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Unilumin Aims at Control Rooms

by Bob Raikes

Unilumin was showing the 6K set up that it had previously showed at ISE. The company is targeting control room applications and it reckons that it was the first to really develop high grey …

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AOTO Aims at Monolithic Displays

by Bob Raikes

AOTO is one of the better Chinese LED brands and it was showing a range of small pitch LEDs that were down to 1.2mm, 1.1mm and 0.75mm. While a number of the companies are …

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Multitaction Boosts Software

by Bob Raikes

We last talked to Multitaction at the DSE show in March. (Multitaction Shows Off iWall). At Infocomm, the company was showing a curved wall configuration based on its 55″ modules (which are made from …

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Visual Tumult Disappears @ Infocomm 2015

by Len Scrogan

After last year’s Infocomm expo, I wrote: “Many 4K and 3D displays throughout the two main exhibit halls were simply upsetting to watch. Apparently, many folks still don’t know how to show 3D or …

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Three Nuggets from CE Week

by Ken Werner

Nature abhors a vacuum, and the Consumer Electronics Association abhors a season without one of their trade shows in it. For some years, the one-time early-summer lacuna has been filled by CE Week in …

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Smart Adds iQ Displays to Kapp

by Bob Raikes

Smart announced its ‘Kapp’ dry erase whiteboard at last year’s Infocomm and this year it announced the Smart Kapp 84, a larger (84″) version that sells for $1,190. It can capture and share the …

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NEC Organises Around Applications

by Bob Raikes

NEC organised its booth at the show around applications, as it has done in Europe for a while. We rather spoilt the fun of NEC staff as we had seen most of the new …

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Coolux Media Systems Comes to InfoComm as Christie

by Norbert Hildebrand

Coolux, the Germany-based video interaction tool provider came to Infocomm 2015 for the first time after the acquisition by Christie was completed. The makers of Pandora’s box showed their software and hardware solutions for …

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Display Devices Shows new Kiosk Product at Infocomm 2015

by Norbert Hildebrand

Display Devices. the Colorado, USA based developer of kiosk solutions demonstrated its latest kiosk display at Infocomm 2015. The solution is based on a 65″ AUO panel and is protected by an external glass …

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Christie Emphasises Fill Factor for LED

by Bob Raikes

Christie had a good demonstration of what it could do with different LED pitches on the front of its booth. Christie has been selling its LEDs under the “Velvet” brand since last year. 4mm, …

Tags:Christie| Infocomm 2015| Large Display Monitor| LFD - Large Format Display| Small Pixel Pitch LED SPP| Vol 22 - Issue 26

IntoPix Tico Enables AV over IP

by Bob Raikes

IntoPix is the developer of the Tico ‘light’ codec. Previously, the company told us that it had been looking at working with VESA on the next generation of the DisplayStream codec. (However, it has …

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