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CEDIA Rookie: ZVOX AccuVoice Soundbar Uses Hearing-Aid Algorithms to Enhance TV Dialog

ZVOX’s $249 AccuVoice TV Speaker soundbar uses patented computer algorithms to enhance TV dialog for those who have hearing loss.

Jason Knott · August 02, 2016

Origin Acoustics Builds ‘Luxury Brand Portfolio,’ Becoming Master Distributor for iRoom

Jeremy Burkhardt’s Origin Acoustics is building a portfolio of ‘luxury brands’ in home technology, becoming master distributor for iRoom, with more premium brands to come by CEDIA 2016.

Julie Jacobson · August 01, 2016

THX Partners with Home Acoustics Alliance to Bring Audio Calibration Training to Dealers

THX and the Home Acoustics Alliance (HAA) have developed an audio curriculum to train custom installers through a choice of training programs that span one to three days.

Robert Archer · August 01, 2016

Who is Chang K. Park and Why did CEDIA Pick Him for its Highest Honor?

URC founder and chairman Chang K. Park came to the U.S. from Korea as a kid, all alone, speaking no English. How has he come to be CEDIA’s Lifetime Achievement Award recipient?

Julie Jacobson · August 01, 2016

CEDIA Tease: Pulse Eight, HDMI CEC Magic Maker, Adds Power Cycling to Reboot Video Gear

CEDIA 2016: Pulse Eight’s Neo switchers, which enable source control via HDMI CEC, will soon be able to integrate with power distribution units (PDUs) to auto-reboot video sources when they crash.

Julie Jacobson · August 01, 2016

CEDIA Tease: iRoom’s Lockable iPad Tabletop Charger and IP Controller

New for CEDIA 2016: iRoom adds a lock to its iTop charger to secure any-sized iPad or other iOS device, plus a Wi-Fi controller to link buttons on the iBezel to automation commands.

Julie Jacobson · July 29, 2016

5 Ways to Learn About Voice Control at CEDIA 2016

Voice control for the smart home will certainly be a hot topic at CEDIA 2016 in September. Here are five ways to stay on top of this evolving category at this year’s expo.

CE Pro Editors · July 29, 2016

New CEO Discusses Vision for AVAD as Independent Co.; a Return to CEDIA

CE Pro interviews new AVAD CEO Tom Jacoby after the distributor was acquired by private equity firm Kingswood Capital: “We don’t see this as a broken company that needs to be fixed.”

Julie Jacobson · July 28, 2016

URC Founder Chang Park, Pioneer of the Universal Remote Control, Nabs CEDIA’s Highest Honor

Besides building a remote-control empire, the URC chief chairs the Chang K. Park Foundation, a human rights organization; Chang will be honored in September with CEDIA’s Annual Lifetime Achievement Award.

Robert Archer · July 28, 2016

Video Wall Processor from Key Digital Addresses Light Commercial Installations

Key Digital’s video wall processor with matrix switching support, the KD-VW4x4Pro, can be used for commercial installations that include video walls and digital signage.

Robert Archer · July 27, 2016