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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.

CEDIA 2009 Show Report - Jerry Del Colliano

CEDIA 2009 Show Report - Jerry Del Colliano

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Despite a down economy and a shaking specialty AV space 2009's CEDIA show in Atlanta, Georgia wasn't a complete disappointment according to Home Theater Review publisher, Jerry Del Colliano, for there were more than a few bright spots worth writing home about. Read More

 
Parent Company of Sunfire, Panamax, Speakercraft To File For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Parent Company of Sunfire, Panamax, Speakercraft To File For Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

While there were plenty of hits on view, not all of the news coming out of the CEDIA trade show in Atlanta, Georgia was happy. Case in point was Nortek's announcement that their firm, the parent company of many name brands, has had to file for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Read More

 
The $2,500 and Under Room - How To Sell Audiophile Gear To a New Generation of 200,000,000 Music Lovers

The $2,500 and Under Room - How To Sell Audiophile Gear To a New Generation of 200,000,000 Music Lovers

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

HomeTheaterReview.com's publisher editor Jerry Del Colliano gives his suggestions for how to market entry-level, affordable audio to a new generation who are so used to listening to music in MP3 format that they may not know what they're missing in terms of sound quality. Read More

 
Home Theater Review Launches New Facebook Fan Page

Home Theater Review Launches New Facebook Fan Page

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Birds do it, bees do it, even educated fleas do it - okay, the Cole Porter song is about falling in love (or at least lust), but birds, bees, educated fleas and an enormous chunk of the world's human population are on Facebook. Home Theater Review is joining the club. Read More

 
What Defines an AV Receiver These Days Anyway?

What Defines an AV Receiver These Days Anyway?

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

HomeTheaterReview.com's Jerry Del Colliano takes a look at the history of the AV Receiver and where this technology is heading in the future and how that will affect the home theater world Read More

 
The 10 Best Audiophile Speakers List - 2009

The 10 Best Audiophile Speakers List - 2009

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

To make our list, the speakers must be currently made and must have a modicum of mainstream distribution, the speakers must be able to play a variety of music or movie generes and there must be a unique value or value proposition regardless of overall price. Read More

 
Study Says HDTVs in More Than 50 Percent of American Homes

Study Says HDTVs in More Than 50 Percent of American Homes

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

According to a report supplied by the Cable & Telecommunications Association for Marketing, 53 percent of U.S. households now own at least one HDTV. That's an 18-point jump from 2008. The report also shows that more HDTV owners are adding HDTV service. Read More

 
Cash For Clunkers - Meet The AV Business

Cash For Clunkers - Meet The AV Business

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

HomeTheaterReview.com's publisher/editor Jerry Del Colliano talks about how a longstanding audio industry practice - giving cash or trade-ins on old jalopies so that their owners can afford new rides - can be applied to the audio/video business. Read More

 
Kaleidescape Loses Legal Appeal - Might Be Forced To Stop Making Products

Kaleidescape Loses Legal Appeal - Might Be Forced To Stop Making Products

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

In bad news for both the company and its consumer purchasing base, Kaleidescape has had a court judgment against it upheld on appeal. The judgment prevents Kaleidescape from digitally reproducing DVD-Video content onto its servers. Read More

 
Musical Innovator and Guitarist Les Paul Dead at 94

Musical Innovator and Guitarist Les Paul Dead at 94

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

The world of luthiers - that is, makers of guitars - lost a giant with the passing of Les Paul, whose instruments have brought glory to their players. Paul, who was famous as a jazz guitarist in addition to his skill as a guitar-maker, died at the age of ninety-four. Read More