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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.

How to Break Free from Cable/Satellite Fees

How to Break Free from Cable/Satellite Fees

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

There is a growing movement to "cut the cord." If you are contemplating this as an option for you, Adrienne Maxwell presents what options exist out there that don't involve a cable or a satellite. Read More

 
Five Tips to Make Sure You're Actually Watching HD on Your HDTV

Five Tips to Make Sure You're Actually Watching HD on Your HDTV

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

Despite the technology being ubiquitous in our homes for years and years now, it is still possible to have all the pieces for HD entertainment and not actually experience it. Adrienne Maxwell gives a few tips to prevent this from happening. Read More

 
CES 2013 Show Report

CES 2013 Show Report

By Andrew Robinson

 

Home Theater Review Editor Andrew Robinson was on the ground, exploring the booths and rooms at the 2013 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. These are his finding as to what the show portends. Read More

 
When Should You Update Your Software and Firmware on Your AV System?

When Should You Update Your Software and Firmware on Your AV System?

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Internet-connected audio video products entered systems and brought with them the presence of firmware. Which brings with it a new question: when it comes time to update firmware, when should it be done? Read More

 
Goodbye, Universal Remote. Hello, Control App.

Goodbye, Universal Remote. Hello, Control App.

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

As more and more touch screens enter the home, the need for a separate universal remote is being replaced by a selection of control apps. But with so many new apps to choose from, what's the difference? Read More

 
Introducing The Audiophile Ice Cream Man - He's Got A New Business Model That You Might Just Like

Introducing The Audiophile Ice Cream Man - He's Got A New Business Model That You Might Just Like

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

With the changing nature of the AV business it is important to be able to adapt. Sometimes that means welcoming new technology and formats, sometimes that means changing your entire business. Read More

 
Plasma vs. LCD Revisited

Plasma vs. LCD Revisited

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

This year saw many new models of LCD and plasma HDTVs hit the market, as do most years. However, this year, there seemed to be notable steps backward in performance. What factors could have created this? Read More

 
Exactly Why Vinyl Isn't The Future of Audiophilia

Exactly Why Vinyl Isn't The Future of Audiophilia

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

It is true that vinyl has experienced growth as a format in recent years. But does that mean that vinyl is the format for an audiophile or is the whole thing being blown out of proportion? Read More

 
Writer's Favorite A/V Demo Material By Home Theater Review

Writer's Favorite A/V Demo Material By Home Theater Review

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Everyone has their favorite demos, pieces of music or scenes from movies that really show off what their system can do. Our reviewers are no different. Here are their current favorites. Read More

 
Closing In On The Holy Grail of Home Theater

Closing In On The Holy Grail of Home Theater

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Home theaters get better and better with each new product cycle that the consumer electronics manufacturers release. We may even be approaching the Holy Grail of the home theater. But what is that? Read More