Category Archives: Features

The business case for education technology

The path to long-term educational success relies on good technology complementing good teaching practices. But the ICT landscape is changing; the rate at which new technologies are emerging is unprecedented and schools are now faced with more choice than ever. …

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Digital signage in retail: new choices and opportunities

With just a few days to go before 17,000 visitors are expected to descend on the co-located Retail Design Expo and Retail Digital Signage Expo events, AV News looks at the key choices facing digital signage users.

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Collaboration and the Cloud

With UC Expo opening the doors of its new venue, ExCel, later this month, it will be obvious to visitors just how important the Cloud has become to key AV applications including collaboration and digital signage.

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Developments in laser phosphor projection

laser phosphor projectors are now available in just about every projection format from short throw table top models to powerful installation models.

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ISE roundup: digital signage innovations

Panasonic’s TH-55 AF1 features the Android and HTML5 based OpenPort PLATFORM. This System on a Chip (SoC) solution allows third-party software to be installed without any specific development.

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Collaboration in education: technologies and trends

Earlier this year the BETT show revealed the growing range of solutions available to schools moving away from traditional font-of-class teaching methods to collaborative techniques.

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Collaboration: a solution for every customer?

Throwing an iPhone in just about any direction at ISE 2017 would have almost certainly hit a ‘collaboration solution’

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AV News Awards 2017 – the winners

The AV News Awards have a special place within Europe’s audio-visual industry, being focused on the people and community that make the business work. The Awards recognise the contribution made by the individuals in the labs and R&D centres, the sales and marketing teams and those involved in training and support for the technologies and services that comprise AV solutions.

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Fine Pixel LED joins the one-stop shops

ISE 2017 marked the point at which Fine Pixel LED display technology migrated from the preserve of dedicated specialists, to a soon-to-be essential part of multi technology display vendor’s portfolio

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What’s going to be great in 2017?

Last year was great for innovation in AV and related industries and 2017 has the potential to be even better. With the IT and CE majors now taking AV seriously, the goal of ‘AV everywhere’ isn’t so far away. These are the AV News’ contributors’ predictions of the milestones to be passed this year.

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