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Christie Brio Family Now Compatible with Apple iOS9
“When Apple launched iOS9, we started working on updates to our Christie Brio software to make it compatible with the new operating system while adding more features such as support for Windows 10. We’re happy that Apple devices running iOS9 and OS X El Capitan can now use AirPlay to connect to Christie Brio,” said Curtis Lingard, product manager, Christie.
Christie and Solotech Score with On-Ice Projection Mapping Display at Air Canada Centre in Toronto
With that in mind, the Toronto Maple Leafs honor their history with a three-part projection mapping display on the ice surface. For MLSE, it was an opportunity to give back to the fans, create more atmosphere and get people excited before games.
Christie Expands Experiential Media Network as Company Inks Exclusive Deal with National Amusements in U.S.
CEN’s agreement with National Amusements significantly increases its footprint in top DMAs in the Northeast. Christie, which won “Best Overall Retail or Mall Experience” at the Daily DOOH 2015 Gala Awards for its installation at the Emagine Palladium theatre lobby in Birmingham, Mich., will work closely with National Amusements to integrate its ad-based network into the exhibitor’s visually striking theatre lobbies. These installations will feature interactive and 3D content delivered on brilliant, animated Digital Posters and Experiential Displays, ranging from stand-alone units to award winning Hero Walls with digital panels arranged in an 8 foot high by 14 foot wide herringbone pattern. The displays will demonstrate Christie’s proven expertise in delivering sophisticated, highly effective advertising campaigns using the latest innovations in digital technology to engage with theatre audiences and enhance exhibitors’ competitive advantage and revenue streams.
Christie Captures Technologist of the Year and Most Innovative Projector Awards at ISE 2016
In her role as executive vice president, Smith is responsible for the identification of customer and market needs for Christie’s key areas of business, and the strategy to meet those needs for corporate growth. Smith pushes beyond the limitations of today’s technology and markets by taking well-calculated risks, which included spearheading the introduction of Christie Boxer.
New Compact and Quiet Christie Q Series Models Deliver More Brightness for Greater Image Clarity and Performance
Operational in either single or dual-lamp mode, Christie Q Series is equipped with eClarity™ –image processing that delivers enhanced pictures by providing superior control over sharpness, gloss and shading, making images stand out more than ever. With built-in High Dynamic Contrast Range (HDCR), even image ‘washout’ from high ambient light conditions can be eliminated.
SM Cinema Expands Laser Projection with Deployment of Five New Christie 6P Laser Projectors
Besides using Christie’s groundbreaking laser projection, the auditorium has also been fitted with the innovative Christie Vive Audio™, the cinema industry’s only purpose built line array speaker solution, which has been configured to meet the requirements of Dolby® Atmos™. The five newly acquired laser projection systems will be installed by Christie’s valued partner, Arraystech Digital Systems, Inc. in “Large Screen Format” auditoriums located at SM Megamall in Metro Manila, SM Mall of Asia in Pasay, and SM City North EDSA in Quezon City.
Christie Acquires Allure Global Solutions, Inc.
“Christie and Allure have shared customers, most notably in the cinema market, and in the course of working together over the past decade, respect for and appreciation of each other’s ‘customer first’ attitude and practices has grown,” said Craig Sholder, EVP Business Development and Strategic Planning for Christie.
New Christie Flat Panels Deliver Cleaner, Lifelike Images in 55-inch, 84-inch and 98-inch Offerings
Replacing the FHQ841-T is the Christie FHQ842-T - a powerful and versatile 84-inch display, perfect for large-format presentation and collaboration applications. With built-in 10-point multi-touch capability, the Christie FHQ842-T can be used in interactive applications or whiteboard and meeting room scenarios.
Christie Phoenix Quad-T Seamlessly Adds Additional Inputs to Christie Phoenix System
“Monitoring and controlling multiple information sources is critical in control room environments,” says Karl Johnson, product manager, Control Room Processors, Christie. “The Christie Phoenix Quad-T allows users to integrate 4K/UHD resolution sources into their Phoenix system and easily expand the system scalability.”