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Cool Things in the World of Displays, Part One: LG Transparent OLED Displays

2021-04-08T18:39:24+00:00April 8th, 2021|Advice, Business, Marketing, News, Products|

The world of displays is continually changing. In this series, we'll examine some of the cutting-edge technology available on the market today.   LG introduced Transparent OLED Displays at InfoComm 2019. If you are looking for that 'wow factor', LG's product really delivers. At only 7 millimetres thick, LG's display provides a remarkably transparent experience.

New Year, New Lockdown, New Thinking: “Rebooting the Office”

2021-04-28T17:11:26+00:00January 7th, 2021|Advice, Business, COVID-19, Services|

Right now, we are all in the same boat. We find ourselves in another COVID-19 lockdown, a new year and a new way of thinking. In its timely article, “Rebooting the Office”, IT World Canada (ITWC) explores key considerations for a safe return to the office. Written in collaboration with Jabra, a brand that specializes

Top 5 Tips to Improve Online Meeting Delivery

2020-11-26T18:46:33+00:00November 26th, 2020|Advice, Business, CAV Helps|

As we continue with online work and meetings that take place on Zoom, Cisco Webex or Microsoft Teams, many of us experience ‘Zoom fatigue’. To help combat the dread of yet another online meeting, here are the ‘Top 5 Tips’ that Century Audio Visual employs to improve online meeting delivery.   1. Keep it Short

What 8 Months of Online Collaboration Have Taught Us

2020-11-16T15:21:41+00:00November 16th, 2020|Advice, Business, News|

Over the past year, many of us have worked from home. We have collaborated online while sitting in the space we have available to us: home offices, basements, guest rooms and even laundry rooms. And, to our credit, we have made it work. As we contemplate a possible return to the office, IT departments know

Poor Audio Derails Meetings…Shure Intellimix® Delivers Crystal Clear Calls

2020-10-02T13:38:28+00:00August 28th, 2020|Advice, Marketing, News|

Poor audio, the kind that derails important meetings, has been around for too long. The audio revolution has arrived! Shure introduces Intellimix® Room, the first audio processing software for Windows 10 PC’s, optimized for Shure conferencing microphones. Shure Intellimix® Room eliminates sound distortion and delivers crystal clear calls. Skip the unboxing of multiple DSP units.

A/V Q & A: ASK ADAM

2020-10-02T13:32:34+00:00August 26th, 2020|Advice, Q&A|

Adam, our AV Systems Designer, and Tim, our Senior Design Manager, alternate as host of our quarterly Q & A column, launched in January. Today, Adam is the host. Expect answers to typical questions they encounter when they quote, design or implement a solution. Our goal: to help our valued clients become more informed to

Crestron’s AirMedia®: The New Touchless Meeting Room Reality

2020-10-02T13:35:38+00:00August 21st, 2020|Advice, COVID-19, News, Products, Services|

Getting back to work post-COVID-19 is a topic on everyone’s mind.  Crestron makes the return easier and safer with AirMedia® touchless rooms.  AirMedia® is Crestron’s fastest, easiest, most manageable and secure wireless presentation technology.  Easy to deploy and manage, users simply download the AirMedia® 2.0 free app to personal computers across the enterprise. According to

Pandemic Protocol: Three Communications’ Best Practices

2020-10-02T13:32:02+00:00August 19th, 2020|Advice, Marketing, News|

COVID-19 has thrust millions of employees from corporate offices to the kitchen table, closet workstations and basement laundry rooms. The world is experiencing accelerated digital transformation during a time of unprecedented change. As leaders lead their people during the pandemic, clear and consistent communications may help to keep businesses afloat. Here are three communications’ best

Security Technology May Help Businesses Navigate COVID-19 Challenges

2020-10-02T13:37:06+00:00August 14th, 2020|Advice, COVID-19, News|

As society attempts to return to a ‘new normal’, businesses struggle with how to manage safety and social distancing requirements. Many are looking to new tools to help them navigate COVID-19 challenges.  Fredrik Nilsson, VP of the Americas for Axis Communications writes about the hidden value of existing security systems in his article, “IP Technology

Don’t Delay! Contact CAV Today…Schedule Your Service or Installation!

2020-10-02T13:30:54+00:00August 12th, 2020|Advice, Construction, News, Services|

As the province continues to update the list of businesses allowed to reopen and return to work, many of our customers are contacting us. Some have updates or questions about their specific AV installation project. Others are concerned about ensuring their technology is fully up-to-date and operational before staff return to work, or, have questions