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HDMI 2.1 Spec Officially Released: A Primer

HDMI 2.1 spec calls for 48GHz bandwidth supporting HDR, wider color gamut, 8K @ 60Hz, 4K @120Hz and 10K for commercial applications.

Robert Archer · November 29, 2017

Wireworld Debuts HDMI 2.0 Cables Up to 65-Feet in Length

Wireworld Cable Technology unveils six levels of HDMI 2.0 cables in lengths ranging from 1 foot to 65 feet.

CE Pro Editors · December 29, 2016

HDMI Over USB Specification Released

New HDMI ‘Alt Mode’ for USB Type-C connectors enables delivery of native HDMI 1.4 signal to 4K/UltraHD displays with no adapters or dongles.

Jason Knott · September 01, 2016

CEDIA Tease: Future Ready Solutions Recruits Connectivity ‘Dream Team’

Future Ready Solutions brings together a Dream Team of connectivity experts from Cleerline Technology Group, Kordz, Celerity, Transparent Audio and others to assist technologists with wire, cable and fiber solutions.

Jason Knott · August 26, 2016

Structured Cable Products Acquires Current Audio

SCP purchases architectural loudspeaker manufacturer Current Audio, which will maintain its brand name. Principals Sean McDermott and Ron Maurer will continue to oversee sales. Products will be shipped and administered via SCP’s headquarters in Florida.

Jason Knott · August 05, 2016

#TBT: The 10 Worst Wiring Jobs Cleaned Up

For this edition of Throwback Thursday, look back at photos of the worst wiring jobs after they’ve been cleaned up and see how they turned out.

CE Pro Editors · June 18, 2014

10 ‘Go To’ Tools Every Technician Needs (and Why)

Whether it’s a multifunction tool or one for an individual special need, there are certain often-overlooked ‘A-level’ tools for measurement and termination that every datacomm technician must have.

Jason Knott · January 21, 2013

Undercover at Monster Mini-Golf: No Confusion Found

Editor and five-year-old daughter find no lingering trademark confusion during trip to company recently sued by Monster Cable.

Jason Knott · February 02, 2009

Terminate HDMI Cables in the Field! AudioQuest Solves HDMI’s Biggest Challenge

Field-terminated HDMI cables? They said it couldn’t be done, but AudioQuest’s solution lets installers run cable now, terminate later, and maintain the integrity of HDMI.

Julie Jacobson · January 25, 2009