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HomeTheaterReview.com is famous for their insightful home theater, consumer electronics and AV industry Featured News Stories. No other specialty AV publication offers such insights into the consumer electronics industry than HTR and these articles written by the likes of Jerry Del Colliano, Adrienne Maxwell, Andrew Robinson and others are as good as it gets when it comes to taking a hard look at the future of the hobby, passion and business known as audiophilia, consumer electronics and home theater.

Listening to Music By Mood Versus Album

Listening to Music By Mood Versus Album

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

How do you listen to music these days? Do you still listen to albums in their entirety, or have playlists and shuffle forever changed the way you experience music? Read More

 
Can DTS Play-Fi Dethrone Sonos?

Can DTS Play-Fi Dethrone Sonos?

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

The Play-Fi multiroom wireless audio system from DTS is gaining momentum amongst manufacturers. How does it compare with other wireless audio technologies, and can it give the reigning king, Sonos, a run for its money? Read More

 
There Is No AV Without IT Today

There Is No AV Without IT Today

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Assembling high-performance AV systems isn't just about the video and audio gear nowadays. It's all about networking. If you're planning a home theater install or upgrade, Jerry Del Colliano says, "Don't skimp on the IT." Read More

 
Should You Open A Stereo Store?

Should You Open A Stereo Store?

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

It's a crazy question, isn't it: should you (or someone you know) open a stereo store? It's no breaking news story that the traditional stereo store has been vanishing from the mainstream retail landscape, but is the business model totally... Read More

 
CEDIA 2014 Show Report and Photo Slideshow

CEDIA 2014 Show Report and Photo Slideshow

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

Adrienne Maxwell discusses the major themes of CEDIA 2014 and provides details on some of the hottest new products on display. Read More

 
Four Reasons Why Ultra HD Is Becoming More Relevant to Consumers

Four Reasons Why Ultra HD Is Becoming More Relevant to Consumers

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

There are plenty of Ultra HD TVs to buy right now, but the lack of content keeps a lot of shoppers on the sidelines. Jerry Del Colliano highlights some recent announcements that show Ultra HD is headed in the right direction. Read More

 
Do You Need to Love Music to Be a True Audiophile?

Do You Need to Love Music to Be a True Audiophile?

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

What does it mean to be an audiophile? Do you need to be passionate about music (or movies), or can it be all about the sound reproduction itself? Our writers weigh in. Read More

 
Will Blu-ray Discs Be the Real Casualty in Amazon's Current War?

Will Blu-ray Discs Be the Real Casualty in Amazon's Current War?

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

As leverage in current negotiations with companies like Disney and Warner Brothers, Amazon has chosen to prevent pre-order sales on big-name Blu-ray releases. Will this affect current disc sales and the future of physical media? Read More

 
The Incredible Shrinking Release Date

The Incredible Shrinking Release Date

By Brandon Eberhart

 

Remember when you had to wait a year for a home video release? Today, release windows have shrunk to almost no time at all, and Brandon Eberhart wonders if this is good or bad for the movie industry. Read More

 
Do Premium HDMI Cables Really Matter?

Do Premium HDMI Cables Really Matter?

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Jerry Del Colliano poses a question that has inspired much debate in AV circles: do premium HDMI cables matter? See what some big names in the industry have to say on the subject. Read More