AV & Presentation


BenQ Launches Grant Program for Interactive Displays

BenQ has kicked off a new grant program for education.

New Visix Room Sign Line Combines Digital Signage and Room Management

This week at InfoComm 2014 in Las Vegas, Visix is introducing a new room sign line that combines digital signage and room management functions.

Boeckeler Instruments Unveils New Annotation System with iPad Control

Boeckeler Instruments has launched a new annotation system, the Pointmaker CPN-5600 HDCP, which features a hardware-based video processor and enables users to display and share content from an iPad or multiple video and computer sources.

Sony Intros New Projectors

Sony has unveiled several new models of projectors, including new WUXGA projectors weighing less than 13 pounds and new laser light source projectors.

PESA Intros Compact Streaming System

PESA, a manufacturer of audio and video distribution systems, has introduced its new compact streaming system, PESA Xstream C22.



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The Naked Truth About Full-Frontal Presentations

As part of Common Core's shift of focus from teaching to learning, students are delivering more presentations (while teachers and peers sit-and-get). Not surprisingly, the same boring presentation techniques don't work any better for students than they did for teachers.

Transformers: Building an Active Learning Faculty

Ball State University has long believed in the value of immersive learning experiences. Now faculty practices are undergoing transformation through immersion in a learning community dedicated to the precepts of active learning.

Adobe Releases Free Voice App for iPad

Adobe today released a free new app for iPad designed to give "voice" to educators and students who want to create engaging presentations, combining voice, video, motion graphics, still images and music.

Microsoft Office Mix Turns PowerPoint Presentations into Online Interactive Lessons

Microsoft today released a preview version of Office Mix, a new PowerPoint addon that lets teachers create rich media presentations and interactive lessons and share them online.

Global Projector Market Sees Growth While U.S. Stays Flat

In the first quarter of 2014, the worldwide projector market grew 7 percent compared to the same period last year, reaching 1.87 million units, according to market research company Futuresource Consulting. In the U.S., however, market volume increased just 2 percent.