Archive for the ‘Audio Video Trends’ Category

The Future of AV: Audio-Video Trends for 2023 and Beyond

When thinking about the pace of audio-video tech development, a quote from Lewis Carroll’s Through the Looking-Glass comes to mind: “Here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that!” This quote is an excellent depiction of the AV market right now. What was considered cutting-edge yesterday becomes obsolete in a month. Exciting discoveries and futuristic prototypes get old before even getting to the mass production stage. Keeping up with these changes is not easy –…

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Pros and Cons of Smart Buildings and Touchless Environments

The Pros and Cons of Smart Buildings and Touchless Environments We live in the Smart Age. Everything around is turning smart – cellphones, cars, and even buildings. New tech opens countless possibilities for the inventive use of audio and video. This article will cover the latest AV trends in smart buildings and touchless environments. What Is a Smart Building? A smart building is a structure with built-in computerized maintenance and control features. They may include such systems as HVAC, lighting, access and security, sensors, alarms, and more. Machine learning and artificial intelligence play an essential part in smart buildings, as…

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2021 Audio-Video Trends in Review

As we wrap up 2021, it is both fun and beneficial to review the year’s top trends. Believe it or not, the national supply chain problem was not the only trend that captivated the audio-video industry this year. Business trend watchers are also talking… “To stay competitive in this new business and economic environment requires new strategies and practices. Our findings suggest that executives are taking note: most respondents recognize technology’s strategic importance as a critical component of the business….including audio-video and communication”— Top 10 Audio-Video Trends of 2021 Recently, the Audio-Video Group team sat down and discussed the top trends of…

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