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Adam Forziati

Adam Forziati is senior web editor for Commercial Integrator and MyTechDecisions.

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facial recognition masks

Wearing Masks Confuses Facial Recognition

Facial recognition and masks study explored 3 levels of nose coverage, finding that accuracy degrades with greater nose coverage.

Instacart hacking

Apps Like Instacart Are Incredibly Useful, But How Can They Prevent Hacking?

Reported Instacart hacking potentially impacts over 275,000 users, putting part of their credit card numbers, order histories, & more on the dark web.

online learning

Large School Districts Commit to Online Learning (So What Will They Need from You?)

Major U.S. school districts have committed to 100% online learning in the fall. But will they need the assistance from AV integrators?

Adam's Latest Posts

AV sales

Why Your AV Sales Team Shouldn’t Just Sell AV

The impact of B2B customer loyalty should not be underestimated. AVIXA says AV sales teams have got to focus on understanding their clients, not just tech.

AV industry trends

Pro AV Industry Trends in Two Minutes: AVIXA’s Predictions for the Next Few Years

AVIXA predicts the industry will grow to $230 billion by 2023. Here are the AV industry trends it believes will both help and hamper that result.

VR design, AV sales, virtual reality sales, Modus VR

Your AV Sales Could Be Multidimensional with VR Design (And More Profitable, Too)

AV sales should be driven by virtual reality sales: after all, the technology is ideal for helping integrators. Just ask Modus VR.

consumer technology, commercial technology, CEDIA 2018

4 Consumer Technology Trends from CEDIA 2018 That Mean Something to Commercial, Too

CEDIA 2018 featured some consumer technology that we believe is poised to crossover into commercial tech, too. Here are the highlights.

classroom technology

5 Unbecoming Classroom Technology Fails and What They SHOULD Look Like

These classroom technology integration fails are poor excuses for interactive tech in education environments. Here are some better examples to compare with.

competitive video gaming, AV integration, eSports technology, eSports arenas, esports tech

Why Watching People Play Video Games is Great for AV Integration

eSports technology shouldn’t be scoffed at — the AV tech they pack into eSports arenas has to be installed by someone. Why not you?

office lighting, USAI, Savant, LED commercial lighting

Pitching LED Commercial Lighting Easier with Savant Control and USAI Fixtures

Every LED commercial lighting project has a problem: no standardization. A partnership between Savant and USAI aims to improve office lighting projects.

AV system design, AV systems design

Can You Design for Humans, Or Just Machines? Measure Your AV System Design Skills

AV system design is meant to help solve human challenges with technology. Test your capabilities for human-centered design with just a few questions.

Contemporary Research InfoComm, IPTV system, Venue Vizion, QIP-D

Contemporary Research Packages IPTV Streaming Solutions with Venue Vizion and QIP-D Controller

The Venue Vizion IPTV System, paired with the QIP-D decoder, round out IPTV streaming options exhibited at the Contemporary Research InfoComm 2018 booth.

AV furniture, InfoComm 2018, huddle room furniture

5 Huddle Room and AV Furniture Highlights from InfoComm 2018 That’ll Make Your Corporate Clients Happy

AV furniture – especially huddle room furniture – had an underappreciated-yet-critical presence at InfoComm 2018. Here are some of the highlights.

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