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Its important for every one from the audiophile consumer to the AV store owner to a Wall Street stock analyst to stay on top of the news that surrounds the world of consumer electronics. With billions of dollars of sales worldwide, public companies and cutting edge technologies designed to converge computers and entertainment - the CE business is an every changing marketplace. This HomeTheaterReview.com news archive will keep you with your finger on the pulse of what's going on in the world of all things consumer electronics.

New Wearable 4K Camera From Panasonic

New Wearable 4K Camera From Panasonic

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If you're looking for content for your new 4K television Panasonic has a novel option- make your own. They have just annouced the worlds first 4K wearable camera, the HX-A500. It connects to your phone via Wi-Fi and NFC and... Read More

 
Small TVs In Short Supply

Small TVs In Short Supply

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In the market for a smaller tv? So are a lot of people, it would seem. 32-, 40, and 42-inch LCD TV panels are in short supply right now. The "industry sources" claim that LCD TV panel prices will rise... Read More

 
RealD Expands Across China

RealD Expands Across China

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3D may not be dead after all. At least, not in cinemas. RealD is expanding across China and doubling its install base by adding 780 RealD Cinema Systems throughout the Wanda Cinema Line chain of theaters. From Business Wire Global... Read More

 
Only 30 Percent Have Heard Of Ultra HD

Only 30 Percent Have Heard Of Ultra HD

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The studies keep coming in, with varying numbers, but the bottom line is HDTV's have taken the lion's share of the televison space available in most homes. However, according to the latest study by the Leichtman Research Group only 30... Read More

 
Fox and Samsung Team Up For UHD Content

Fox and Samsung Team Up For UHD Content

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20th Century Fox and Samsung are getting the ball rolling for UHD owners (and prospective owners) by partnering up to deliver more UHD content. With 10x more Ultra HD sets expected to be sold this year it may be time... Read More

 
PS4 Reveals VR Headset

PS4 Reveals VR Headset

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Sony hasn't let it dominance of the Xbox One slow it down one bit. They have just revealed a Kinect-killer in Project Morpheus, a Matrix-sounding VR unit that sits atop your head like sunglasses. Some might remember the promise of... Read More

 
Brand Equity For Content Providers Soars

Brand Equity For Content Providers Soars

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Providers of online and streaming content are experiencing rapid growth in their brand equity, according to a 2014 Harris Poll. Netflix and Pandora are winning fans with their brands, and why not? Affordable distribution of quality entertainment is hard to... Read More

 
Samsung Announces 2014 Lineup

Samsung Announces 2014 Lineup

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Samsung announced its 2014 lineup today, and it contains a few suprises. First off, the push for not just UHD but curved UHD kicks into gear with the announcement of a whole series of curved UHDs. The rest is mostly... Read More

 
Netflix Exclusives Now On Comcast

Netflix Exclusives Now On Comcast

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Have you been listening to all your friends talk about how great House Of Cards or Orange is the New Black is? But you're stuck without Netflix? Now, if you're a Comcast customer you can be jealous no more as... Read More

 
CEO Of SONY Steps Down

CEO Of SONY Steps Down

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The CEO of SONY Computer Entertainment, Jack Tretton, is leaving SONY. The decision was amicable as both parties decided not to pursure renewing his contract. Tretton is credited with establishing Sony's foothold (and current dominance) in the videogame market, with... Read More