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Digital Literacy

Digital Literacy is a Bigger Problem Than Ever Despite Constant Threats to Private Information

Most U.S. adults who took Pew Research Center digital literacy survey got more than half of the questions wrong, including cybersecurity and privacy issues.

AV network

Message to the AV Industry: Protect Your AV Network—Or You’ll Be Hacked Next

Everyone in the AV integration world talks about the importance of customers protecting their AV networks from hackers—so why don’t they do it themselves?

Why Don’t More AV Companies Take Us Behind the Scenes?

Recent visits to Johnson Controls and Christie headquarters have me wondering why more companies in pro AV won’t show us their processes more often.

UCLA Facial Recognition

American Airlines Now Using Facial Recognition at Boarding Gate

American Airlines has begun a pilot program for using facial recognition technology at the boarding gate to allow passengers through to security. An opportunity for integrators?

cloud based access control, cloud access control and key management

Selling Points for Cloud Based Access Control & Wireless Locks

Today’s wireless locks and cloud based access control solutions enable security integrators to drive installation costs down & enhance efficiency.

Access Control

BlackWire Designs Offering ProDataKey’s pdk.io Cloud-Based Access Control System

Scalable ProDataKey pdk.io cloud-based access control system simplifies installation for dealers, offers system management for users.

Facial Recognition

The Pros and Cons of Facial Recognition Technology in AV

Certainly, there are places and reasons why facial recognition can help but do we really need it in sports arenas, donut shops and even shopping malls?

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Axis’ 2N LTE Verso Won a 2019 CI BEST Award: Here’s Why

A rundown of reasons why Axis’ 2N LTE Verso earned a CI Best Award for access control.

Total Tech Summit, AV integration

Mid-Year State of the AV Integration Industry Update: Second Half 8.7% Growth Predicted

Total Tech Summit mid-year state of the AV integration industry update shows 7.5 percent growth in first half of 2019 for typical commercial AV firms.

networked AV security

The 3-Tiered Approach to Networked AV Security

How should the industry provide a whole culture of networked AV security? It could start with these three steps, says Paul Konikowski.