At their core, every piece of technology is designed to extend the limits of human ability. Just as binoculars allow us to see further and phones allow us to talk over vast distances, microphones allow us to address large numbers of people without shouting at the top of our lungs. Invented by Emile Berliner in … Continue reading Everything You Need to Know about Wireless Microphones
In business, there are few constants. Such is the nature of the free market and the march of technology that business has transformed almost beyond recognition in the last 30 years and, today, few businesses can operate effectively without technology. It’d led to innovation at a truly impressive rate, including a revolution in collaborative working … Continue reading The Three Pieces of Technology Every Conference and Board Room Needs
It wasn’t so long ago now that the idea of collaborative working was wheeling an A1 pad of paper into a room and breaking out the marker pens. Needless to say, the modern business environment has changed pretty dramatically since then. Telecommuting, teleconferencing and a new era of digital collaboration have meant that audio-visual technology … Continue reading Why No Serious Business Can Go Without Audio-Visual Installation
Good design, in almost any aspect of life, is one of those unusual things which is both hard to quantify and easy to spot when we see it. A well-designed room just feels right when you enter it and a well-designed car makes the process of driving a joy. But what does a well-designed audio-visual … Continue reading What Makes Amazing Audio-Visual Design?
In any piece of electronic equipment, durability is a key concern. It informs how often we need to replace items and dictates how careful we are in handing them out to people. In a school where kids are regularly careless with things which don’t belong to them, the issue is compounded. It leads buyers to … Continue reading Why Use Heavy Duty Headphones?
Bad audio is something that nobody wants to have to deal with. Quiet, muddy, lacking in clarity and indistinguishable from background hum – well, that’s a recipe for audio unpleasantness. The situation is worse still in professional or educational environments, where bad audio can destroy an otherwise effective pitch or prevent students from learning successfully. … Continue reading Why Choose a Bluetooth Soundbar
Education is, on the face of it, quite simple indeed. It’s the art of transferring knowledge, via teachers. We’ve all been educated in our lives and, throughout the course of our lives, we’ll all educate – even we’re just teaching the kids how to ride their bikes. In professional education, however, things get more complicated. … Continue reading Microphones and Headphones in Higher Education
For anyone who grew up in the 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s or even 90s, the modern classroom makes for a fascinating place. Technologies which were once essential – black/whiteboards, overhead projectors and more – have fallen out of favour. In their place is a raft of exciting, innovative and thoughtful technologies which make the act … Continue reading The Three Pieces of Modern Classroom Tech Your School Needs
Each and every day we’re in contact with customers who simply don’t know what to look for in their purchase. Of course, you know you need a projector, but do you know what kind of projector you need? Headphones are an educational requirement, but sourcing them at scale? That’s not so simple. When it comes … Continue reading The Importance of Professional Audio-Visual Advice
If there’s one thing you can point to as a constant within the world of technology, it’s change. Time brings with it refinement and improvement. Almost every piece of technology in your life, whether it’s the hammer in your shed or the smartphone in your pocket has changed dramatically over time, becoming the indispensable tool … Continue reading The Future of A/V Part Two: Audio
I’m playing music in a School Hall. How much amplifier power do I need? Our rock group will be playing in a 2000-seat concert hall. How many watts will we need? I just bought some PA speakers. I want to play them as loud as they can get without blowing them up. Which amplifier should … Continue reading How Much Amplifier Power do I Need?