From ProSound News – The METAlliance Report: JBL 7 Series Studio Monitors

Producer/engineer Chuck Ainlay weighs in on how JBL LSR-708p monitors became the go-to speaker for his home studio.   This being the second in our monthly series of reviews for Pro Sound News (last month, Frank Filipetti reviewed Audio-Technica 5000 series microphones), I thought it only fitting that the second be a speaker review. The […]

HARMAN Celebrates 30th Anniversary of AMX Touch Panels with New, Streamlined Control and Room Scheduling Panel Lineup

HARMAN Professional Solutions announces a new lineup of control and room scheduling interfaces from its legendary AMX family of products – the new AMX Modero G5 Touch Panels and AMX Acendo Book Room Scheduling Panels. To better serve its customers, AMX has completely refined its touch panel product lines to create a single, five model […]

New Insights into the Dangers of Using Power Amplifiers That Are Too Small

We often get asked what size power amplifier we recommend for a particular passive (i.e., non-powered) loudspeaker model. In general, the recommendation is that you should pick an amplifier that can deliver power equal to twice the speaker’s continuous average power rating. This means that a speaker with a nominal impedance of 8 ohms and […]

AMX by Harman N7142 Networked AV Presentation Switcher Now Shipping

The What: Harman Professional Solutions is now shipping its AMX by Harman N7142 Networked AV Presentation Switcher. The AMX N7142 combines local matrix switching with low-latency networked AV video distribution. With the ability to switch local AV sources and distribute video over the network in one solution, the N7142 presentation switcher is designed solution for applications […]

Listen Technologies Acquires Audio Everywhere Brand and Products

BLUFFDALE, UTAH – December 6, 2017 – Listen Technologies, a leading provider of assistive listening products for more than 18 years, has acquired the Audio Everywhere brand and products from ExXothermic, Inc. ExXothermic, Inc. is the global technology leader in Wi-Fi streaming technology with four related patents. Audio Everywhere technology has become the go-to solution […]

HARMAN Professional Solutions Offers Premium Sound for “Most Memorable Is Hangzhou” Public Performances

HANGZHOU, China—Impression Wonders Arts Development Co., Ltd. recently deployed a complete HARMAN Professional Solutions audio system for the public debut of “Most Memorable is Hangzhou.”   Staged with Hangzhou’s famous West Lake in the background, “Most Memorable Is Hangzhou” was originally created to welcome visitors to the opening gala of the 2016 G20 Hangzhou Summit. […]

Harman Releases Soundcraft Si Impact v2.0 Firmware

Harman Professional Solutions has released the Soundcraft Si Impact v2.0 firmware. The free update expands the mixing capabilities of the Soundcraft Si Impact digital mixing console by enabling 80 total channels to mix. The free 2.0 firmware update—along with new Mini Stagebox 32i and 16i, and free updates to ViSi Remote and ViSi Listen tablet […]

Harman, IBM Watson IoT Partner on Voice-Enabled Cognitive Rooms

Harman Professional Solutions and IBM Watson Internet of Things (IoT) have unveiled Voice-Enabled Cognitive Rooms. Using IBM’s Watson artificial intelligence (AI) technology and Harman AKG microphones, JBL speakers, and AMX AV control and switching systems, the companies bring highly connected experiences to medical facilities, corporate offices, hotels, cruise ships, and other hospitality environments. In addition […]

HARMAN Professional Solutions Wins NAB 2017 Best of Show Award for Studer DIOS

Innovative I/O automation software for broadcasters receives the NewBay Best of Show Award from TV Technology Northridge, Calif. —HARMAN Professional Solutions today announced that its new Studer DIOS I/O routing software was awarded the NewBay Best of Show Award from TV Technology at the 2017 NAB Show. NewBay’s Best of Show Awards are evaluated by […]