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June 12, 2017

Microsoft Surface Event

By: Richard Mitchell

Microsoft visited the Technology Engagement Center (TEC) on Duke's campus to showcase their Microsoft Surface line of touch devices. From its humble beginnings in 2012, the touch-focused Surface line of portable computers from Microsoft has matured and expanded to include five...
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August 4, 2015

4K? Meh. HDR TVs Are Coming.

By: Todd Stabley

I was intrigued by a recent article on that outlines innovations in home entertainment technology that are poised to make a big splash in the months ahead. These changes focus around dynamic range--the ability to express a much wider gamut...
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October 29, 2013

InFocus Mondopad 55″

By: Teresa Jennings

The InFocus 55'" Mondopad was demo'd on October 25th, 2013 at the Link.   This is an all-in-one Windows 7 based HD touchscreen monitor designed to present, annotate and collaborate with participants in the same room  and globally. The device...
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February 5, 2013

Duke Digital Signage Service Announcement

By: Jack D'Ardenne

A few weeks ago Duke Digital Signage Governance Committee and OIT launched Duke's Digital Signage service.  Duke's Digital Signage service is a centrally managed/locally controlled electronic sign and interactive display platform powered by technology from Four Winds Interactive.  The service is available...
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August 29, 2012

Need a cheap HDMI switcher?

By: Jack D'Ardenne

We recently purchased this little guy from for $10.15.  The HDMI switch features 3 inputs and 1 output, and does not require a power source.  It automatically switches inputs when a device is powered up or can be switched...
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