Reopen During the Pandemic with a Social Distancing Solution

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Social distancing is the "new normal" now. It has become an integral part of our everyday life by having an inevitable impact on each sector of our society. Social distancing is advised and strongly recommended by all medical experts and respective health organizations to stop the spread of the virus. This is extremely challenging due to the strong inner need of socialization and closeness embedded in human nature, that makes distancing an unnatural action. We all are in this together and we all … [Read more...]

Reopen Safely with a Speedface Reader During The Pandemic

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          Are you ready to reopen? In order to ensure a safe and productive environment during the COVID pandemic, it is key to look into safety and security solutions. Other than supplying everyone with masks and hand sanitizers, a more advanced solution can prevent further spread of the virus and ensure safety in many spaces. One of these solutions is a system that identifies body temperature, whether a person is wearing a mask, and recognizes who the … [Read more...]

Tech Guide to Working From Home

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  Image Credit: Automation Design + Entertainment¹ In a time where the coronavirus has struck society, the shift toward the work-from-home model went from being a convenience to a necessity. This shift is unexpected for most because no one was ready to become tech-savvy overnight. For the average person, it can be challenging to shift their home into an office suitable for their jobs. For this, ForTech has your side and we have dedicated this guide to ease this shift into a simpler process. … [Read more...]

Control4 Releases New OS 3 Update

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Recently, the most massive update has hit the smart home market with Control4’s release of the new OS 3 interface. Control4 has created a new experience for users to enjoy all the features of a smart home with a simple touch and through a fresh interface filled with thousands of personalized enhancements. Let us explore some of the new features that cater to the inexplicable experience Control4 delivers with this update.   Key Features:  Favorites Dashboard Views of Your … [Read more...]

The Importance of Microphone Noise Reduction in Los Angeles

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Having meetings nowadays can be kind of difficult in the sense that you hear the noises of the HVAC working, the receiver running, your AV systems in the background, and other disturbing noises that can truly dismantle a conversation. This does in turn affect daily work-efficiency and can reduce intelligibility whether in a board meeting or a courtroom. Sound masking on one hand, can improve conversations within, but microphones on the other hand need to be suitable enough to not project these … [Read more...]

Sound Masking in Los Angeles

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Masking, an act of covering up an unwanted feature. We as humans, do this when wearing physical masks, or even masking conflicts in society. However, on a daily basis, we are exposed to unwanted sounds that trouble our effectiveness in our everyday lives. Sound masking has been proven to be effective in reducing these noises and improving privacy of conversations especially in open spaces. Sound masking has the ability to do this by adding a sound with the same frequency of human speech to … [Read more...]

Newest and Coolest Technologies Showcased ISE 2018

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The Integrated Systems Europe Show (ISE) 2018 showcased some of the most state-of-the-art and intriguing technologies. Whether it would be voice-command products or revolutionizing digital signage displays, ISE 2018 had it all. Some of the featured AV exhibitors included: Crestron, Ekey, Shure, Peerless AV, Community Professional Loudspeakers, Digital Projection and many more. Each exhibitor gave a glimpse of the advanced new products that will step up the AV world and provide functionality and … [Read more...]

The Importance of Design

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Think about all the tasks you do in a day. Pick one and see how you were able to accomplish that task. For instance, if you are making a spreadsheet, the first thing that pops into your head is to create a design to organize all the items intended for the spreadsheet. After the design is in place, data inputting becomes faster and simpler. In simpler terms, if you were baking, the recipe would be the design and the actual baking of the cake would be the implementation. In a nutshell, design is a … [Read more...]

ForTech Solutions Celebrates 10 years as a leading integrator

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Los Angeles, CA, Sept. 18, 2015 - ForTech Solutions Inc. - a Los Angeles based leading electronic systems integration company is celebrating its 10th anniversary this month.  The award-winning provider of technology consulting and integration solutions for businesses and homes is proud to celebrate a decade of experience and devoted work that have grown a small company to a successful business, which works with many important public and commercial companies and high-end residences. … [Read more...]

TOP 5 office design trends of the 21st century

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By designer Maureen Mahon - founder of Maureen Mahon Interiors   The technologies industry has changed the way we approach office design. The traditional office model - where executives inhabit the big corner offices and smaller spaces are carved out in proportion to employees’ status - is becoming a thing of the past. Executives now see themselves as part of a collaborative team. As startups develop products and applications to help the world run more efficiently, this consciousness is … [Read more...]