Display Express TV Guide

This blog is dedicated to all those who use Display Express systems to control TVs. Here, we’ll summarize the “controllability” status of popular makes of TVs, and we will update new facts and gotchas as we discover them. For example, a few sets need to be set in in a special mode, or an energy-saving mode needs to be turned off for RS-232 commands to operate. You’ll…

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Striking the Right Balance: The Cloverleaf family Bowl blends timeless fun with next-gen AV Technology

CLoverleaf family bowl CR1

Located in Fremont, CA, the Cloverleaf Family Bowl has something for everyone. In addition to 44 lanes of bowling action, Cloverleaf hosts local bowling leagues, birthday parties, special events, and even community fundraisers for worthy causes. Add Cloverleaf’s accessibility for physically disabled bowlers, and this is a recreational facility on top of its…

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The AV in FSU’s Doak Campbell Stadium Champion’s Club Is Worth the Drive to Tallahassee

Champions Club at FSU

Florida State University (FSU) Seminoles go all out with Contemporary Research video distribution installation for Doak Campbell Stadium’s Champion’s Club and VIP areas. Florida State University (FSU) in Tallahassee is known as one of the nation’s elite research universities and, while superior academics is a priority and guiding philosophy, athletics also take a…

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Why do I need an HDTV Tuner and Which One is Right?

Projectors and professional displays do not have built-in TV tuners, in-order to receive modulated signals, there must be a tuner for those devices. Tuners can also be used to monitor live camera feeds or over the air broadcasts. Presentation room switchers often need a dedicated tuner that can be routed to displays on demand. Tuner/Controllers provide all the features of…

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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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