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A New Bunch of Buttons

A New Bunch of Buttons

Aurora has introduced the new DXB-8 low-cost 8-button single-gang wall panel. The button panel has two RS232 outputs and mates with Aurora’s also new DXW-2 series HDBaseT Wall plates allowing RS232 control via HDBaseT to the display over a single umbilical. The new button panel comes in Black and White with an assortment of laser-etched
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August 5, 2013 Products, Technology

XMOS Reference Design

XMOS Reference Design

XMOS announced a new reference design for its xCORE multicore microcontroller products that brings Ethernet AVB (Audio Visual Bridging) technology to audio transport and time sensitive networking applications in which latency and timing are critical. Adding to the existing xSOFTip software library for xCORE, the new Ethernet AVB Daisy-Chain (AVB-DC) reference design allows manufacturers of
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August 5, 2013 Innovations, Technology

Slipping Away From the Surface

Slipping Away From the Surface

MultiTouch Ltd has announced that it has released a ‘Migration Guide for SUR40/Pixelsense Users to MultiTaction’. At Infocomm MultiTouch featured live demonstrations of existing native SUR40 applications that can run on MultiTaction Cell displays, as well as step-by-step guide for developers and integrators to optimise their applications for the new platform. The guide is a
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August 5, 2013 Technology

Be Seen in Vivid Colour

Be Seen in Vivid Colour

Break out your thinking caps – Australian and international creative practitioners are invited to submit designs that will transform Sydney’s most famous landmarks into a living canvas of light during next year’s Vivid Sydney, which next takes place from 23 May – 9 June. Light artists, lighting projection designers, companies and manufacturers, architects, students, graduates,
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August 5, 2013 Events, Shows

MEET SEfl, A DIGITAL FLOOR SYSTEM

MEET SEfl, A DIGITAL FLOOR SYSTEM

Looking for something a little different to achieve maximum impact? Need an LED screen that you can stand on? Or even better, a product you can drive a car onto? The GLUX SEfl series has been designed with all of these uses in mind and more. SEfl is a fully functional digital video screen that
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August 5, 2013 Promotional

Termination

Termination

Lightning Hits & Myths Text:/ Graeme Hague My mother is terrified of electrical storms – so terrified, in fact, that she also hates cows. Why? Because cows shelter under trees during storms and trees apparently attract lightning, potentially killing us all and not just the soggy bovines. Best of luck applying any scientific or Freudian
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February 21, 2013 Opinion

Towering Success

Towering Success

Lighting the world’s tallest building for New Year’s Eve. Text:/ Andy Ciddor Okay, so Sydney may claim to be the world’s prettiest harbour and it may play host to one of the world’s most popular New Year’s Eve parties, with more than a billion television and internet viewers worldwide and 1.5 million punters braving the
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February 21, 2013 Events, Shows

All Light on the Night

All Light on the Night

Sydney Embraces New Year’s Eve – and seals it with a kiss. Text:/ Cat Strom The City of Sydney’s New Year’s Eve fireworks display is the world’s largest and most technologically advanced, drawing larger crowds than Paris, London and even New York. An estimated one billion people around the world see the result of 15
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February 21, 2013 Events, Shows

ISE 2013

ISE 2013

Euro AV Nirvana Integrated Systems Europe just turned 10. Which is to say, in 10 short years it’s grown from a compact gathering in Geneva to a gargantuan annual pro AV jamboree in Amsterdam (where it will officially stay for the foreseeable future). Such has been the ballistic growth of the show that it’s kinda
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February 21, 2013 Events, Shows

Editorial

Editorial

Holding on to your vision Some of the projects we do are simply set-and-forget. Once you’ve got the DSP settings right in a lecture theatre, so long as nothing blows up badly, at worst you may have to replace a speaker driver and/or an amp channel every now and again; otherwise you can probably just
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February 21, 2013 Opinion