Tools / Gadgets
Certify Extron XTP DTP 24 cable installations with MS-TestPro by MSolutions
HDBaseT tester now supports Extron cable profiles
hip-dac USB DAC/headphone amp looks like a hip flask
Cool design and an audio boost for your pocket.
Microsoft adds push-to-talk Walkie Talkie feature to Teams
FYI Microsoft is adding a new push-to-talk Walkie Talkie feature to Microsoft Teams. It will be available in preview in the coming months; the feature will turn smartphones or...
Solid State Logic debuts two inexpensive USB desktop interfaces
The SSL 2 and 2+ are pitched at the amateur/consumer/home producer but could be an option for small school or church studios too. Or your home studio.
Magewell Unveils New NDI® Hardware Decoder, Expanding IP Video Workflows from Production to Presentation
Pro Convert AIO RX brings NewTek’s popular IP technology to applications such as digital signage; decoding also offered as upgrade for Magewell NDI® encoders
Magewell Expands Pro Convert NDI® Encoder Roster with Fourth Powerful Model
New 1080p60 SDI model joins HDMI-input sibling and two 4K configurations in bridging traditional video signals with IP production workflows; all four offerings now shipping
TMP-Pro Named U.S. Distributor of Fusion Research Music Servers
The high-resolution streaming hardware, which provides commercially licensed music for use in public spaces, is a first for TMP-Pro
KNIPEX Tools Adds to its Series of Hose Clamp Pliers for Click Clamps
BUFFALO GROVE, Illinois – December 2018 – KNIPEX Tools introduced a 7 1/4″ size to the original 10″ Hose Clamp Pliers for Click Clamps creating a new series for...
Magewell Ships 4K HDMI to NDI® Encoder and Unveils New HD Model
December 17, 2018 — Nanjing, China: Magewell has begun shipping a pair of feature-rich models in its new Pro Convert family of standalone IP encoders: the recently-introduced Pro Convert...
Magewell Announces Feature-Packed, Plug-and-Play 4K SDI-to-NDI® Converter
November 6, 2018 — Nanjing, China: Magewell today introduced the second member in its Pro Convert family of standalone hardware devices for bringing traditional video signals into live, IP-based...
Gig Gear’s Two Hand Touch Tablet Harness Now Shipping
Gig Gear LLC, maker of Gig Gloves — manufacturer of accessories specifically designed for musicians, audio production pros, live event techs and entertainment production professionals — has announced that...
Magewell Introduces Robust Hardware and Software Converters to Bring Video into NDI®-Enhanced Live Production Workflows
August 30, 2018 — Nanjing, China: Magewell today announced two powerful new products designed to help users reliably bring traditional video signals into live, IP-based production infrastructures using NewTek’s...
Panasonic and TVU Networks Camera/IP Management and Delivery Integration
With a new integration of Panasonic cameras, TVU Networks and Panasonic further their technology collaboration with the introduction of two new video solutions. With these new product integrations, TVU...
wysiwyg delivers winning lighting moves at Poland’s biggest dance festival
Every year for the past 18 years, the Kuyavian-Pomeranian Voivodeship (province) in Poland has hosted the country’s largest dance festival – and for those 18 years, Białe Błota has...
Gig Gear Selected to the InfoComm 2018 Innovations Showcase
BROOKLYN, NY — February 19, 2018 – Gig Gear LLC, maker of Gig Gloves — protective work gloves designed specifically for live event and entertainment production professionals — is...
Platinum Tools One-Handed Self-Adjusting Wire Strippers Make Jobs Done Right On-Site
Platinum Tools Maxim® and Minim® Advanced Wire Insulation Removal Tools are Available to Meet These Needs Confidently and Securely
Strother Bullins on Nyrius ARIES Pro Wireless HDMI Transmitter & Receiver
In our increasingly collaborative, multimedia-dependent environments—especially in houses-of-worship (HOWs), educational, institutional, and corporate worlds— connection-dependent communications are both expected and regularly troublesome on a daily basis. As such, the...
Platinum Tools® Launches New Pocket-Sized PoE Detector
The Mini Detector Detects PoE End/Mid-Span Voltages on Network Cables, & LED Indicators Instantly Show “GO/NO-GO” Detection on PoE Networks
Kensington Announces BlackBelt Rugged Case for iPad 9.7”
New Tablet Case Offers iPad Users both Protection and Versatility Kensington®, today announced its new BlackBelt™ Rugged Case for iPad® 9.7” to safeguard the iPad in any environment. The...
Platinum Tools® Launches VDV MapMaster™ 3.0 Cable Tester at 2017 CEDIA Expo
The New T130 is the Best Instrument for Installation, Troubleshooting, and Maintenance on Telco, Network, or Coax Cable in Both the Commercial and Residential Markets
Kensington’s New SecureBack Rugged Case for Square Reader Safeguards the iPad in a Mobile Point-of-Sale Environment
Users Can “Protect While They Accept,” Giving Them Greater Confidence in Their POS System, and Less Worry About Possible Damage When Moving About
Platinum Tools® Features Net Chaser™ Ethernet Speed Certifier and Network Tester at 2017 CEDIA Expo
Net Chaser is a Complete Solution to Test & Speed Certify Data-Carrying Capabilities of Ethernet Cables up to 1 GB/S