Samsung has announced a bid to acquire Harman International for $8 billion. How will that impact the residential market? AVAD is closing some shops and expanding others. We also look at Legrand’s expansion further into IoT.
Samsung announced its intent to purchase Harman International, owner of well known Audio Visual/ Control brands such as Martin, Soundcraft, AMX, BSS and more. What does this mean for the Pro Integration industry? Is it a boon or will all restaurants become Taco Bell?
InfoComm International’s APEx program has been active for approximately 2 years. There are over 45 integrators and consultants that are APEx certified. Yet, there are still many integrators, consultants, and customers who are not aware of this program. You are probably asking yourself what is APEx? APEx stands for Audiovisual Provider of Excellence. InfoComm International … Read more
SMART Technologies is being bought by Foxconn. This marks the second AV company the Chinese manufacturer has picked up recently. Google taps Harman International to help them with gesture control. Plus, we debut the 2016 #AVSelfie Song. Host: Tim Albright Guests: Dawn Meade, Kevin Iselli, and Chet Neal with Special Guest Phil Cordell. Runtime: 40:51 Click … Read more
Harman International moves a consumer executive into the pro division. What does this forecast about where Harman is heading. Microsoft has been granted a patent for something that sounds suspiciously like a video conferencing system. Plus, what is the best use case for tablets in a live sound environment? Host: Tim Albright Guests: John Greene, Harry … Read more
Cramer Remix: What Apple should buy next I love money articles. Usually the money articles, or those generating for money sites, whether venture funding or in this case CNBC intrigue me. These are sites that sit outside our industry and are not invested in the perspectives we are. Jim Cramer, the rambunctious host of Mad … Read more