Houses of Worship

Worship Centers have taking the lead in innovating new uses for video and signage within their facility. And not just mega-churches  – as the cost of HD technology has dropped significantly, everyone can take advantage of new solutions in audio, video and HD media creation and distribution. HD-SDI Video Distribution The most popular application in worship centers is…

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Corporate Applications

The New Basic Cable As cable companies scramble their channels, companies have adapted and refined their choices for content costs and distribution. Rather than paying for the entire list of programs, they subscribe to the few they really watch. Then, using QMOD-HD HDTV Modulators, they rent one HD cable box per channel and rebroadcast as unscrambled HD channels that…

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How to Apply HDTV Solutions in Houses of Worship

In the January, 2012 Technology for Worship magazine article, “The Proper Solution, New Applications in HOW HDTV Video Distribution,” Doug Engstrom explains the ins and outs for HD video distribution over RF coax. The article explains how the technology works, tradeoffs, and how to integrate HDTV for digital signage, live HD-SDI video, and cable, satellite, and off-air…

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Contemporary Research Realigns Sales Reps

DALLAS, TX – October 20, 2011 – Contemporary Research, Dallas-based maker of HDTV modulators, tuners, display controls, and digital signage products, has expanded the territory of DMJ Technology Inc., its Eastern Seaboard sales rep, to include Illinois and Wisconsin. In addition it has appointed Anew CT, as its sales rep in Colorado, New Mexico, Wyoming, Arizona,…

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Get Ready for RF 2.0 – Sound and Communications

October, 2011 – In his article “Get Ready for RF 2.0,” in the October Sound & Communications magazine, our own Doug Engstrom writes that, while the advent of new RF HDTV solutions may have been somewhat of a surprise to traditional AV integrators, the near instant growth over the past three years indicates that HDTV is now a key element in the AV design and…

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PBR Rock Bar Rides with QMOD-HD and Display Express – System Contractor News

December 2010 – “PBR Rock Bar Opens” in the December Systems Contractor News covers the new PBR Rock Bar & Grill that opened recently in the Miracle Mile Shops complex at the Las Vegas Planet Hollywood Hotel and Casino, just as the annual World Finals of the Professional Bull Riding championship—from which it takes its name—came to town. Designed and…

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HD RF and 232-ATSC+ HDTV Tuners Deliver HDTV Video and Saves Costs at Los Angeles Emergency Operations Center

November, 2010 – “Crisis Management – AV Empowers Emergency Response” in the November Sound and Video Contractor magazine, highlights how the Los Angeles’ Emergency Operations Center employs HD RF channels and 232-ATSC tuners to manage emergencies. “The city project administrators were expecting a satellite HD set-top box at each viewing position at an…

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It’s a Sign – Digital Signage Opportunities for Traditional AV Integrators – System Contractor News

  In the Systems Contractor News story “It’s A Sign” Doug Engstrom of CR explains that Enterprise Communication is a form of digital signage that relates well to the AV Integrator market. Corporations,education, civic, and worship centers are looking for informative signage that delivers relevant data, news, and announcements without creating high overhead to…

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Contemporary Research HDTV Tuner Keeps Helicopter News Broadcasts In Sync With Studio Needs

DALLAS, April 19, 2009 – The Contemporary Research 232-ATSC HDTV Tuner has become standard equipment for operators of TV station helicopters when they race to cover breaking news. Once overhead and hovering, the helicopter’s electronic news gathering system allows the pilot and reporter to synchronize with the studio and enables them to anticipate the take for…

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