Excelling in Innovation, Quality and Customer Service since 1994

Since the day of its founding in 1994, Contemporary Research has strived to provide innovative products with the highest level of quality and customer service. For more than 23 years, Contemporary Research has designed and manufactured simple and innovative solutions for professional audio video system integration out of Addison, Texas. As the industry’s needs changed,…

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Contemporary Research Delivers Low Cost Distribution Solutions for Broadcasting Stations

Ensuring a consistent and high quality signal distribution is a critical concern for all television broadcast stations. The switch from analog to HD provides a high definition solution, but many broadcasters are hesitant, due to the perceived cost of the upgrade. Until recently, most broadcasting studios lacked the ability to transmit HD studio feeds throughout their…

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Contemporary Research Reaches the Western Hemisphere Through Technology Americas

When Contemporary Research decided they wanted the best possible representation in Mexico, Latin America, and the Caribbean markets, they turned to Technology Americas and James Avetta. With 28 years of professional AV and Integration experience, acting as the former Crestron Director of Latin America for the Residential market, Latin America Sales Manager for Control4…

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Educating the AV Industry

Every June at InfoComm, Contemporary Research (CR) works closely with new and current clients, industry professionals and enthusiasts in the AV space. The CR team works hard to educate the AV industry on current product features and demonstrates new products, such as Venue Vizion, an HDTV distribution and control system. Two manufacturer rep firms, Total Marketing and…

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Commitment to Support and Service

At Contemporary Research, connecting with our current and potential clients is always top of mind. InfoComm was a great event to share CR’s latest developments in the AV space. Clients spoke about CR’s high-level of commitment to support and service, regardless of whether it’s with a dealer or an end user. Integrators appreciated our quick responses and forward…

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Choosing the Right Modulator for AV Integration

It’s important to have all your questions answered when deciding on a modulator for your AV integration. Modulation in its most basic definition is the mixing of two sinusoidal signals. The RF modulator takes an input signal and outputs a modulated signal. Which RF modulator supports all your needs? What functionality do you require? What’s your intended use for the…

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Venue Vizion: An Affordable Solution for HDTV Distribution and Control

Venue Vizion by Contemporary Research

Nothing engages audiences like video content, so it’s no wonder that bars, convention centers, medical offices, corporations, houses of worship, stadiums, and arenas are investing in high-definition video distribution. Integrating AV assets can be quite expensive — but it doesn’t have to be. By utilizing the RF coax that already exists in most venues, Venue Vizion…

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The SMG-40 Sound Masking Generator Keeps Office Conversations Private

Acoustic tiles, carpeting, and fabric-covered cubicles have helped to make the modern office a quiet place to work. But the lack of noise has the unintended effect of making even the smallest sound seem loud by comparison, distracting from the task at hand. Voices, in particular, can easily grab attention, making private conversations suddenly not-so-private. To address…

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