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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.

AV123.com's Mark Schifter Indicted in Colorado For Alleged Charity Fraud

AV123.com's Mark Schifter Indicted in Colorado For Alleged Charity Fraud

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

According to Colorado-based website TimesCall.com, a Colorado grand jury has indicted Mark Schifter, who works for another website, AV123.com, for a number of charges relating to misappropriating funds earmarked for a variety of charitable organizations. Read More

 
Are Today's HDTVs Truly Disposable Electronic Components?

Are Today's HDTVs Truly Disposable Electronic Components?

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

As Jerry del Colliano awaits the repair of his prized Panasonic plasma, he has plenty of free time to ponder this question: Has the HDTV become a disposable commodity? As flat-panel prices continue to drop, is it worth it to pay for a TV repair, or should you just upgrade to the latest model? Read More

 
D.C. Area MyerEmco Chain Slated To Close

D.C. Area MyerEmco Chain Slated To Close

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

After over half a century in business, MyerEmco, a specialty audio/video firm based near the nation's capital in Gaithersburg, Maryland, is shutting down. The company had previously shuttered individual stores, but new developments are causing it to close down altogether. Read More

 
Abbey Road Studios For Sale By Equity Firm That Owns EMI

Abbey Road Studios For Sale By Equity Firm That Owns EMI

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Abbey Road Studios, the recording facility made forever famous by the Beatles' Abbey Road album, not to mention all the historic tracks laid down there, has been put on the commercial real estate market by Terra Firma, which owns EMI. Read More

 
What Would Dan D'Agostino Do?

What Would Dan D'Agostino Do?

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Forget what Jesus would do for a moment and let's ask ourselves what would Dan D'Agostino do to fix the ailing AV industry -for if there was ever a messiah-like figure among AV enthusiasts it would be Dan D'Agostino. Want to know what Dan would do? Read More

 
Experiencing Your Dream Home Theater While On Vacation

Experiencing Your Dream Home Theater While On Vacation

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

HomeTheaterReview.com publisher/editor Jerry Del Colliano gives a list of vacation destination hotels where visitors can experience (and perhaps preview) the best in home theater technology in the comfort and privacy of the rooms. Read More

 
Finding New Consumers After The 25 Year Boom In Home Theater Is Over

Finding New Consumers After The 25 Year Boom In Home Theater Is Over

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

P.T. Barnum famously said that there's one born every minute. He was referring to suckers (in his case, circus attendees), but he could have been talking about consumers. The trick is getting them to be fascinated by the same types of things that mesmerized their parents. Read More

 
Kids Enthusiastically Upgrade Their Computers - Why Not Their Audio?

Kids Enthusiastically Upgrade Their Computers - Why Not Their Audio?

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Try taking a cell phone away from a Generation Y'er and don't be shocked if they attack you. Tell them they can't upgrade their computer and they will get militant. As Generation Y gets employed, buys homes and grows up - will they upgrade their audio like their Boomer parents? Read More

 
Home Theater Review Updates Its Comments System

Home Theater Review Updates Its Comments System

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Home Theater Review always welcomes legitimate comments from our readers, but we're somewhat less hospitable to spammers, flamers, phishers and the like. With this in mind, readers who wish to comment can either create a HomeTheaterReview.com account and/or use Facebook. Read More

 
Will Blu-ray Profile 3.0 Be the Magic Bullet For Audiophile HD Music?

Will Blu-ray Profile 3.0 Be the Magic Bullet For Audiophile HD Music?

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Audiophiles may not care too much about the latest goings on in the world of home theater but they should be for Blu-ray discs hold the key to high resolution music playback though you wouldn't know it by the staggering lack of high resolution, stereo or multi-channel discs on the market today. Read More