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Back to School: Shorter Than a Goldfish?!

A recent study conducted by the Microsoft Corporation found that humans now have an attention span that’s shorter than the 9-seconds attributed to that of a goldfish! Our attention spans have decreased a whopping 33% in the past 2 decades – from 12-seconds in the year 2000, to a mere 8-seconds in 2019. With this in mind, the best way to pique a student’s interest is by conforming to an “if you can’t beat ‘em, join ‘em” mentality. And to that end – the best way to capture the attention & imaginat

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Our CAPTUS SYSTEMS’ Team: Meet John Radocy, CSD

Our CAPTUS SYSTEMS’ Team: Meet John Radocy, CSD CAPTUS SYSTEMS is proud to introduce another member of our fine Team – John Radocy, CSD. John has joined us as our Senior Systems Engineer – & we are very happy to welcome him into the fold! CAPTUS: Why did you decide to join the CAPTUS SYSTEMS Team? JOHN: The first thing that jumped-out at me was the people. I’ve worked with this group in the past, & I know from previous experience that this Team is more than capable, fun to work with, & a

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Thank you, Moon

Over the past few weeks, the entire world has been celebrating the 50th Anniversary of the 1st humans to step foot on the moon. The Apollo 11 Mission rocketed its way into the history books on July 16, 1969 – & on July 20th, 1969, Neil Armstrong took those first brave steps as he famously remarked “The Eagle has landed. That’s one small step for man – one giant leap for mankind.” Those words have echoed throughout the universe ever since, as proof that the USA was indeed the proud champion ove

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Spotlight : Gerald Abualy, CEO & Managing Director of CAPTUS SYSTEMS

Gerald Abualy is the CEO and Managing Director of CAPTUS SYSTEMS, a leading Commercial Audio-Visual Design and Integration firm located in New York, USA. 1. Describe your journey in the AV industry? How did it start? In the 1990’s I was working for the third largest enterprise software company in the world. We had offices all over North America, and in more than 50 countries. One day, I was in the middle of a presentation to more than 40 people in the Conference Center and an additional 50+

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Our CAPTUS SYSTEMS’ Team: Meet Felipe Linares

CAPTUS SYSTEMS is happy to introduce our Team Member – Felipe Linares. Felipe is a gifted Systems Integrator/AV Technician, & we are thrilled to have him as an integral part of our organization! CAPTUS: Why did you decide to join the CAPTUS SYSTEMS Team? FELIPE: I had the privilege of working with one of the founders of CAPTUS SYSTEMS at a previous job, where he quickly became one of my mentors in the Audio-Visual field. I decided to work at Captus due to this close working relationship CAPTUS:

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The Intersection of AV Tech & Fine Art

Audio-Visual Installation isn’t just for conferences anymore. Artist Kerry Crocker has always wished that more art was interactive – or at the very least – more immersive & experiential. Well, it looks like Kerry’s getting her wish! More & more artsy venues are choosing to opt-out of the usual “hang-the-pictures-on-the-wall” exhibits, by electing to display artwork in fresh & illuminated ways. And on the tech side – AV Integrators are busting-out of the usual presentation products envelope, pr

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