Tag Archives: AV

You Can’t Always Get What You Want

InfoComm’s March 2014 Economic Snapshot’s been released (see my blog post, Safe and Sound – Lessons from the March 2014 InfoComm Economic Snapshot, for an overall summary). In this post I’m going to offer a closer look at the technology that education technology professionals are looking for, and bring to light some of the frustrations […]

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Safe and Sound – Lessons from the March 2014 InfoComm Economic Snapshot

The latest InfoComm International Economic Snapshot Survey indicates that the marketplace for both AV providers and end users is sound and stable. While the InfoComm Performance and Demand Indices are not showing significant expansion, no additional ground is being lost. More importantly, there are no significant drop-offs expected. While some segments are performing better than […]

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Google Plunges into Video Conferencing and the Internet of Things

That company in the heart of Silicon Valley with the multi-colored logo has been extremely busy these days, haven’t they? Looking at their activity in the last month Google has made three widely broadcast moves that can be interpreted as full company expansion. Let’s take a look at what’s happened and attempt to connect the […]

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3 Ways to Avoid Bad Digital Signage Installations

You don’t have to look hard to find examples of poorly designed, poorly installed or poorly maintained digital signage displays. They are as ubiquitous as digital signage itself.  I have been tempted many times to tweet pictures of such installations with the hashtag #AVFail, as I know others in the industry have been tempted to […]

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3 Reasons Digital Signage is Growing

It is easy to see that digital signage has gone mainstream.  The market is growing by over 35 percent and industry experts expect more than 22 million digital signs to be deployed by 2015. That’s one digital display installed every 3.5 seconds. The growth of digital signage is no surprise considering the many benefits it delivers.  To […]

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