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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.

Plasma Pat Sought By Tampa Area Police

Plasma Pat Sought By Tampa Area Police

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Tampa Bay police are searching for a man who is defrauding people with the promise of budget HDTVs. If you live in the area and a guy named Pat tells you he can use his Wal-Mart employee discount to get you a great deal on an HDTV, keep your wallet in your pocket. Read More

 
Saving Audiophila Part 2: The Role of the Major Record Labels

Saving Audiophila Part 2: The Role of the Major Record Labels

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Major record companies were caught off guard as music downloads replaced the SACD. Napster proved consumers could now copy their products without actually paying for them. But record labels still may have a role to play in the future of music and it could be by using Blu-ray to sell their products. There are many advantages to it. Read More

 
Saving Audiophila: How To Get a Young, New Generation of Audio Enthusiasts Hooked

Saving Audiophila: How To Get a Young, New Generation of Audio Enthusiasts Hooked

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

The heyday of audio equipment came in the 1960s and 70s. Now, with the economy faltering, the industry has to find a way to get a new generation hooked on top of the line audio equipment. Read More

 
Home Theater Enthusiasts Can Take Control of Their Credit Cards As Banks Act Poorly

Home Theater Enthusiasts Can Take Control of Their Credit Cards As Banks Act Poorly

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

HomeTheaterReview.com tells you how you can continue to purchase the specialty audio and video equipment that quickens your heartbeat and causes you to strategize financially, without falling prey to horrendous credit card interest rates. Read More

 
Nowhere To Sell: Specialty AV Makers Look For New Channels To Sell Their Goods

Nowhere To Sell: Specialty AV Makers Look For New Channels To Sell Their Goods

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Like most American businesses, the specialty audio/video trade has gone through quite a roller-coaster ride over the last several years. Once tried and true customer-attracting techniques need to be changed to accommodate different times and new clients. Read More

 
Hollywood Sets New Trend: Recycle Your Home Theater (LA Style)

Hollywood Sets New Trend: Recycle Your Home Theater (LA Style)

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

West Los Angeles has begun a new initiative in trying to live an uber-healty lifestyle: the recycling of old electronics in an easy way for consumers to adhere to and want to put into practice. Read More

 
Telarc Records To Stop Producing Its Own Records - Firing 26

Telarc Records To Stop Producing Its Own Records - Firing 26

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

In another sad sign of the times, the Grammy-winning, Cleveland, Ohio-based audiophile company Telarc Records has announced that it will no longer produce its own albums on its label. The company president has resigned from his position. Read More

 
Last Chance at Circuit Liquidation Sale is This Sunday

Last Chance at Circuit Liquidation Sale is This Sunday

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Great American has pulled the plug on the Circuit City chain a week earlier than expected. One possible reason is that the going-out-of-business sale in the stores has caused such a rush of purchasing that there isn't a whole lot left for bargain hunters to buy. Read More

 
Spinal Tap To Tour In 2009

Spinal Tap To Tour In 2009

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Turn your amps up to 11 because Spinal Tap has just announced they will be touring in 2009. The faux heavy metal band created by director Rob Reiner for his film, "This is Spinal Tap" will be on their "Unwigged and Unplugged Tour". Harry Shearer, aka bassist Derrick Smalls, will lead the group on the tour. Read More

 
Dish Network Loses Over 100,000 Subscribers In Q4 2008 - More Expected

Dish Network Loses Over 100,000 Subscribers In Q4 2008 - More Expected

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Echostar's Dish Network is in a little trouble. The satellite provider lost over 100,000 subscribers in the forth quarter of 2008. This news comes as Dish Network is about to end its relationship with AT&T Read More