AI and creativity: Is automation the new medium?

From comfort zone to collaboration

10 Tips to Prepare For a Better Life After AV!

Tech check: Projection in domes

5 Easy Steps To Becoming Rich and Famous While Working in the Sound Industry

Projection light sources: from arc to laser

A short history of projection

Eco-friendly & on tour? Tips for those on the move

What is 12G SDI and what are the benefits?

Ice Projection – It's More Than A Game

InfoComm 2019 – Stats, Sound, Sessions and Sviatovid

8 tips to make the most of your next training session!

The technologies that are changing entertainment… and us

NAB 2019: The Tech and the hype

What's a World Expo anyway?

Listen up! 12 live entertainment podcasts you'll love

Social media in AV - peaks, pitfalls and tips!

Why is projection mapping so popular in events and marketing?

What are the challenges of distributing 4K or 8K video?

AI and IoT – in your hotel room

Common audio formats: Which one to use?


Why AV designs should be for the user experience – and how to do it

Interview: Stephan Mazurek on projection design in the theater

Stereoscopy – what, how, when and what happened to 3D TV?

Part 2: Network basics for media server operators

ISE 2019 & how to survive it

Top 10 News&Views blogs 2018

Is there anyone out there… Digitization & the unmanned booth

10 Gift Ideas for the AV professional in your life

Network basics for media server operators

Time and the account manager

Five reasons to map a building

Codecs revisited: What are H.264 and H.265?

Codecs revisited: Meaning, method and MPEG

4K in cinema: past, present and future?

What is HDD and SSD?

Five technology watersheds

Five examples of creative booth design

Inside a projection designer's mind – Robert Mallin

What are genlock, framelock, & timecode sync and when do I need them?

Tech Check: BlackTrax Real-Time Motion Tracking

LED: From display niche to leader in large screen visualization

Interview: Piotr Majewski on events, challenges and creativity

Get Inspired! Light & Mapping festivals around the world

AV at trade shows – hit or miss?

What is MPCDI?

Interview: Events, highlights & planning, UAE

Have you got what it takes to build your own media server?

Interview: Event challenges, highlights & planning

Five (more) examples of creative projection mapping

The importance of a great network (and we're not talking Ethernet)

Content management for media servers: What, why and how?

Five examples of creative projection mapping


4K, 8K, 16K – the race for higher resolutions is on!

What is projection mapping?

What is Dante?

Behind the scenes: Show networking best practices

I got 99 problems but EDID ain't one

Taking control of your AV, video and lighting environments

What is SDI?

Five FAQs on GDPR


Sales. How hard can it be?

Is this a codec (or a container) which I see before me? 

Video has never been better – make it work for you

Just do it! 8 reasons to get certified

How can industry standards & certifications add value to your business?

Think audio and your audience will thank you

The Power of Pixels: How big screens can yield BIG results

10 tips on how you can improve your next corporate event

Ten technological turning points that change the way you live and work

How can fast failing give you a business advantage?

Choosing the right contrast ratio for your installation

Why Darth Vader never chose a lamp saber

HDMI 2.1 is here – what do you need to know?

How to understand DMX and avoid potential pitfalls

What is ASIO, and how can it improve media server audio playback?

What is WASAPI?

What is NDI® (Network Device Interface)?

What is camera-based projection auto-alignment?

Dataton’s commitment to the GDPR

Uncompressed video playback?

About News & Views

This blog is created by Dataton, and is about multi-display software and surrounding technologies, media servers, content creation - basically anything within the AV industry that serves to enrich the audience experience! Since the 90´s, Dataton has published News & Views, with content reflecting the world of multimedia communication. 

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