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Aug 08, 2016

Leyard Provides BIM Models to Make Design Simple

Building Information Modeling (BIM) is gaining leverage in the construction industry due to an increasingly digitally driven world. This is impacting clients, designers, and consultants alike. Its ability to increase productivity and help produce high quality work has been the force driving the growing popularity. BIM is used as a replacement to standard 2D modeling systems, and goes further into the building life cycle. The system digitally represents both physical and operational attributes during build projects, making it useful for different functions such as cost, construction, and project management. Combining these into one system increases More…
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Aug 04, 2016

Planar Mosaic Architectural LCD Video Wall

Planar® Mosaic® Architectural Video Walls redefine interior spaces by providing endless possibilities for creative expression. See an example of a Mosaic video wall showcased at InfoComm 2016.
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Aug 01, 2016

The 4K Content Chicken and Egg

Which came first, the chicken or the egg? What started out as a meditative aid for Zen Buddhists has become so familiar a question that it’s cliché. If it were created in modern times the question might be: which comes first, content or hardware? Without the content there’s nothing to play on the hardware and without the hardware there’s no reason for the content. More than 4K The move from 1080p (HD) displays to 4K (UHD) displays is similar to the move from SD to HD in that content is lagging behind the hardware. Video creators are slowly adopting the 4K standard as cameras and displays improve. But the biggest difference in the move from HD to 4K More…
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Jul 25, 2016

Students Visit Leyard Headquarters

Currently in China, there are 61 million abandoned children, 35 million migrant children, and 40 million children who are living in destitute areas. In 2014, Leyard Siyuan Stars Education Fund was launched in an effort to assist students from low-income families or who are obliged to drop out of school. It focuses on remedying the difficulties that students face in order to provide them with an opportunity to change their destiny through knowledge and education.  Thanks to Siyuan Stars Education Fund, Leyard Hope School (Nanmuping Middle School) has been the focus of Leyard’s charitable efforts for many years, providing funding for several projects More…
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Jul 14, 2016

Clarity Matrix MultiTouch LCD Video Wall

The Clarity® Matrix™ MultiTouch LCD Video Wall enables up to 32 touch points, allowing multiple users to simultaneously interact with the video wall without affecting other users. See how it works in this feature video from InfoComm 2016.
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Jul 11, 2016

Don’t Wait for the Storm to Pass, Display in the Rain

Displays are often used in applications that require outdoor installation, especially during the summer season. Outdoor events such as live concerts and festivals, art shows, auto shows, and various exhibits can pose challenges to sensitive electronic equipment. To make sure the video wall you are selecting will survive the environment, a standards body has developed a rating system, while Planar® and Leyard® have developed the Leyard® CarbonLight™ Series to accommodate your potential protection needs. The International Protection (IP) rating (also known as Ingress Protection rating) explains which types of environments your device is able to More…
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Jun 23, 2016

Thank you for visiting InfoComm 2016

Leyard and Planar, a Leyard company showcased a number of innovative displays at InfoComm 2016 in Las Vegas. Check out this InfoComm 2016 Overview video!