The Real Value of Crestron Masters

By Steve Greenblatt This year Crestron celebrated its 15th Masters event. As a regular attendee, I have had the opportunity to watch this event flourish from an attendee perspective, as well as a content and venue perspective. Through the years, the Masters event has transformed the value and learning experience for students. Initially, training and … Read more

Voice Control in Commercial Audio Video

Voice Control and Commercial Audio Video This coming week will be my last class of the year for friends at AVI Systems. For the past three years, I have helped out in various roles with their regional events. It has been a blast as well as a learning experience. Along the way, it has been … Read more

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State Of Control 34: Professional Currency

Crestron Masters and AV development

The recent Crestron Masters Class event brought over 800 programmers and integrators together. What did attendees learn, the levels of certification, first revels of product development and some takeaways you may not have expected.

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Diction, Dialog, Drats!

Voice Control is soon to be the ubiquitous interface, one famous man provides us with proper procedure to make it perfect. Always! It has long been a dream to control systems and access information without the inconvenience or awkwardness of a physical interface. Touchscreen and mobile devices, (such as phones and tablets), all require tactile … Read more

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ResiWeek Episode 33: Huey, Dewey, Louie, and Viewey

We recap CEDIA 2016. CEDIA US and CEDIA EMEA have combined into one global group. What impact will that have on the members? We talk about CEDIA’s push to get more veterans hired into the audio visual industry. Plus, Amazon Echo and other voice control was a huge story at this year’s show. How important … Read more