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Adam Forziati

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

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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.

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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?

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audiovisual industry, tech integration industry

NSCA’s Chief Economist Has This to Say About the Audiovisual Industry’s Fate in the Coming Months

The audiovisual industry is in a state of concern over how best to return to work and when it is safe to do so. NSCA’s chief economist offers some outlook.

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Interview Questions to Ask Service Manager Candidates

Pro AV firms: if you’re looking for an audio visual services manager, here are some great interview questions for candidates.

Scouting Young AV Talent? Look to the Christie Design Award-Winners

Christie Design Award winners are talented multimedia professionals…and they’re going to need jobs when they graduate (hint hint).

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NSCA Has Ideas for How to Keep Audio Visual Integration Revenue Flowing

A few tips for continued audio visual integration revenue, courtesy of the National Systems Contractors Association’s integrator members.

Interview Questions to Ask Sales Engineer Candidates

Finding the best sales engineers requires a few important interview questions. Here are some of the best you can ask them.

tunable lighting tech, hospital environments

Study of Dementia Patients Suggests Tunable Lighting Tech is Important to Recovery in Hospital Environments

Tunable lighting temp and intensity were measured to have positive impacts on sleep and wellness in a Calif. nursing home.

IoT digital signage

Why Build IoT into Digital Signage? 3 Questions with L Squared

L Squared builds IoT directly into digital signage. Today on CI 3 Questions, we sit down with them to find out why integrators should pay attention.

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The NSCA Has a Guide to Navigating the CARES Act for Small Businesses

There’s a lot to digest if you’re looking for CARES Act small business information and relief. The NSCA breaks it down for integration firms.

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Direct-View LED Installation Tips: Doing it Right the First Time

These direct-view LED installation tips are perfect for both new technicians and those transitioning from LCD or projection.

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Vietnam’s Cities are Embracing Biophilic Building Design

As architects across the world are considering biophilic building design, AV integration firms have an opportunity to get in on the ground floor.

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