Infinity

Harman Debuts New Infinity Loudspeakers
July 29, 2014

Harman has announced the official introduction of its new Infinity Reference Series. The loudspeakers won the iF Product Design Award for 2014.

Our ‘Infinity Economy’
May 12, 2014

We have smartly trolled through a multitude of business economies based upon our united world view of technology, retailing and manufacturing. We began back in the days of centralized mainframe computing dominance in the once-titled information economy.

Sony's Sterns, Shackelford and Sy on 4K, Hi-Res Audio and More
March 28, 2014

Frank Sterns, a multi-decade industry veteran who spent many years with Niles Audio, began a new role last year with Sony, as head of the CE giant's custom install channel.  At this week's HTSA spring summit, we sat down with Sterns and two of his colleagues, 4K specialist Gordon Shackelford and market planning specialist Joshua Sy, about Sony's plans for the year, as well as Sterns' transition to his new role. 

Making Audio Sound Better
February 17, 2014

A broad swath of introductions designed to make the most of the dominant consumer music source – compressed music – was presented by suppliers
at all points in the product pricing spectrum at this year’s show. That doesn’t mean that short shrift was given to the luxury customer’s wants or willingness to pay highly for build quality and a bonafide conversation piece.

Making Audio Sound Better at CES
January 21, 2014

A broad swath of introductions designed to make the most of the dominant consumer music source – compressed music – was presented by suppliers at all points in the product pricing spectrum at this year’s show. That doesn’t mean that short shrift was given to the luxury customer’s wants or willingness to pay highly for build quality and a bonafide conversation piece. There’s room for all tastes in audio appreciation these days, at all price tags.  

SVS Sweetens 45-Day Trial with Free Return Shipping
July 10, 2013

One of the few complaints I have about direct internet sales is the issue of risk. If you want to try out the new Denon receiver for yourself or hear Infinity’s new speakers, you can just bop down to your local Best Buy and make up your own mind. 

Parasound Names Gandulla Director of Sales
March 12, 2013

Parasound Products said Tuesday that it has named Tom Gandulla its new director of sales. Gandulla is a 25-year industry veteran who previously worked for Xantech, Aton, Monster Cable, Polk and Infinity.

Can the PlayStation Vita Succeed?
December 16, 2011

Rewind to E3, June 2011: we saw the PlayStation Vita. We marveled at its capabilities and its price. For $250--at the time, the same price as a Nintendo 3DS--Sony offered a far superior piece of hardware. We looked forward to its release at the end of the year.

Of course, that was then, and this is now. The Nintendo 3DS dropped its price to $170, still expensive but more sensible. The Vita will release in Japan on December 17, but in the U.S. the release has been delayed until February 22, 2012.

Control4 Names Dealer Winners
September 22, 2011

Control4 this week named its dealer award winners for 2011, and the company once again named Abt Electronics its Dealer of the Year. Abt took the honor for the second straight year, while Control4 awarded its Control4 Tech Support Choice Award to Symbiotic Integrations, Inc.