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Jeff Mathis

  1. TV buying. Five things to remember.

    Five things to remember

    Whether as a gift or for yourself, the holidays are the best time of the year to purchase a television as a gift during the holiday season is guaranteed to put a giant smile on the face of your friend or loved one. Between sports lovers, film buffs, and those who enjoy a weekend of binging their favorite streaming series, just about anyone would be thrilled to unwrap a new television. When you are planning to purchase a TV as a gift, there are a handful of factors you should learn about and consider. While the list may be a bit more complicated than your typical holiday gift guide, it is most definitely worth it. Here is a short list of the main factors you should consider when shopping for that new big screen...

    1. Screen Size: One of the most common items on any TV buying guide, screen size depends mostly on preference and the planned use of the television. If the recipient of your gift is going to mount the TV on thei
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  2. Commercial Projects: A comprehensive system for CoBank

    CoBank-exterior-1 Several years ago, ListenUp embarked on one of the bigger corporate jobs we’ve ever done. We created a communications/presentation system at CoBank, a national cooperative bank serving vital industries across rural America. We designed and installed a Crestron-controlled system that includes audio/video, voice and video conferencing, scheduling software and more. The setup includes installations in CoBank’s brand-new Greenwood Village headquarters, as well as remote locations in Atlanta, Omaha, St. Louis and Spokane. In all, we installed technology in over 127 different rooms. This included a two-person meeting space, a 40+ seat boardroom, a cafeteria, a training center, and a 100+ person divisible meeting space. We utilized Crestr

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  3. TV Buying Tips

    Five things to remember

    Whether as a gift or for yourself, the holidays are the best time of the year to purchase a television as a gift during the holiday season is guaranteed to put a giant smile on the face of your friend or loved one. Between sports lovers, film buffs, and those who enjoy a weekend of binging their favorite streaming series, just about anyone would be thrilled to unwrap a new television. When you are planning to purchase a TV as a gift, there are a handful of factors you should learn about and consider. While the list may be a bit more complicated than your typical holiday gift guide, it is most definitely worth it. Here is a short list of the main factors you should consider when shopping for that new big screen...
    1. Screen Size: One of the most common items on any TV buying guide, screen size depends mostly on preference and the planned use of the television. If the recipient of your gift is going to mount the TV on their
    Read more »
  4. An ACE in the hole

    Friends and customers often want us to recommend high performance gear that works into a real world budget and a real world home. They are willing to invest enough to expect something of genuine quality, but there’s not an open checkbook. Yet all the expectations of performance and features are still there. In that spirit,…
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  5. BBB names ListenUp a Gold Star Award winner

    We are excited to announce that ‪ListenUp was recently named a Gold Star Award recipient by the Denver/Boulder Better Business Bureau. The 2014 BBB Gold Star certificates are awarded to Accredited Businesses with no complaints in a three-year period (Jan. 1, 2012 – Dec. 31, 2014). Thank you to our employees and customers for helping us achieve this…
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  6. What can I do to make my new TV sound better?

    Hi, my name is Brian Norman. Welcome back to TechTip Tuesday here in Colorado Springs. Today’s topic will be on audio. Specifically the differences between TV speakers and supplemental audio options like sound bars, surround sound systems, and basic 2 channel set ups. Why does my new TV sound different than our old…
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  7. 5 Great Reasons to Buy Your Next TV from ListenUp

    You won’t pay more to get better service at ListenUp. We monitor big-box stores and authorized online retailers to make sure we offer you the best video pricing, period. We offer a 3-Year Extended Warranty on your TV for only $99. Other stores charge up to $300 for the same level of protection. You will…
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  8. Headphone tips and recommendations

    Headphones have always had three advantages over stereo systems; price, portability, and sound quality. A pair of headphones can offer you a taste of high end sound at a small fraction of the price. A great pair of headphones like the Denon AH-D2000 for $349 retail gives you performance found in $5,000 and up stereo systems.
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