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New Kaleidescape Solution to Meld Physical Discs with Strato 4K Movie Player

Kaleidescape returns to CEDIA after near-death experience, integrates best of both worlds – DVD and Blu-ray discs stored on Premiere system and downloaded content for 4K Strato.

Jun 07, 2017

CE Pro 100 Names Top Media Server/Streaming Brands

Kaleidescape reclaims the top position, followed by Autonomic, Sonos, Apple and Roku. Falling out of the top five brands are TiVo and Crestron.

Jun 02, 2017

The Ever-Changing Design Needs of Multi-room A/V Systems

Being able to offer a simpler whole-home video solution opens up new opportunities.

Aug 09, 2016

Integrator Designs, Builds His Own Replacement Cable TV Set-Top Box

FCC’s ‘Unlock the Box’ initiative enables CE pro to create 4K-capable cable set-top box replacement with DVR integration, Apple TV compatibility and access to OTT and locally shared file content.

Jul 27, 2016

Inside Comcast: CXI Team Displays Customer Service, Engineering ‘Wizardry’

Among the technology being used by Comcast to assist integrators is software aptly named Einstein and X-ray that allows technicians to peer into a client's MoCA network to components, transmission rates, Wi-Fi, number of STBs, HDCP encryption and mor

Jul 12, 2016