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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.

Why I Won't Be Seduced by Alexa

Why I Won't Be Seduced by Alexa

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Amazon's Alexa has become a popular addition to many AV and home automation devices, but Jerry Del Colliano has some reservations about using the voice control service. Read More

 
Why I'm Not a Fan of Higher Frame Rate Films

Why I'm Not a Fan of Higher Frame Rate Films

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

With films like The Hobbit and Billy Lynn's Long Halftime Walk, directors are embracing higher frame rates. Adrienne Maxwell discusses why she's perfectly happy with plain old 24fps. Read More

 
A Dark Day Without the Internet

A Dark Day Without the Internet

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

The Internet has crept into every aspect of our lives--from our AV entertainment to our employment to our home automation. Is your Internet as robust and reliable as it needs to be? Read More

 
Turning a Mac Into an Audiophile Source Component

Turning a Mac Into an Audiophile Source Component

By Scott Schumer

 

Want to set up your Mac computer to be a hi-res audio source? Scott Schumer describes the process--from downloading and storing music files to the playback software to the system connection options. Read More

 
Your Guide to Ultra HD Streaming

Your Guide to Ultra HD Streaming

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

Want to stream Ultra HD and HDR content to your new UHD TV? Adrienne Maxwell discusses the available services. Read More

 
Emerging Technology Stars Over AV at CES

Emerging Technology Stars Over AV at CES

By Jeff Berman

 

In recent weeks, we've discussed video and audio trends at this year's CES. Now we turn to a category that, arguably, overshadowed both: emerging tech like AI and virtual reality. Jeff Berman discusses how these categories made their strong mark on CES 2017. Read More

 
High-End Audio at CES: A Post Mortem

High-End Audio at CES: A Post Mortem

By Dennis Burger

 

The High Performance Audio area at CES is not what it used to be. Dennis Burger discusses the apparent decline: what might be causing it and what can be done to fix it. Read More

 
What Is the Right Price for AV Gear?

What Is the Right Price for AV Gear?

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Why is audiophile gear so expensive? Jerry Del Colliano explains some of the reasons why high-end components carry a premium price tag. Read More

 
Dolby Vision Takes Center Stage at CES 2017

Dolby Vision Takes Center Stage at CES 2017

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

Dolby Vision made a big splash at CES 2017. Adrienne Maxwell highlights some of upcoming video products that will include Dolby's High Dynamic Range technology. Read More

 
Chasing the Holy Grail of Audio

Chasing the Holy Grail of Audio

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

If money were no object, what high-end or hard-to-find piece of gear would you try to acquire? Jerry Del Colliano discusses the rare and/or nostalgic gear that's on his "holy grail of audio" list. Read More