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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.

IMAX Comes Home In China

IMAX Comes Home In China

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

You can now bring IMAX home, assuming home is in China. IMAX and the Chinese cable company WASU have reached an agreement to deliver IMAX content in its IMAX-TCL Premium Home Theatre. From Variety IMAX And Chinese cable giant WASU... Read More

 
New 4K Laptop From Toshiba

New 4K Laptop From Toshiba

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Toshiba has a new 4K resolution laptop ready for purchase April 22nd. It brings the stunning clarity of 4K from home theater-sized to laptop-sized. ) Though technically it's Ultra HD at 3840 x 2160.) The 15.6-inch screen is backed by... Read More

 
How Would You Start a New AV Company?

How Would You Start a New AV Company?

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

One thing the specialty AV business is missing these days is a meaningful level of new growth and new companies. There are a few success stories out there that come to mind, but they are few and far between... Read More

 
Yahoo Getting Into TV

Yahoo Getting Into TV

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Like Netflix, Yahoo is getting into the original programming game. The winners? All of us, as this means more original content for our DVRs as the "new golden age of television" rolls on. Expect four comedy series, no hardcore Breaking... Read More

 

Binge Watching Has Gone Mainstream

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Looks like we were slightly ahead of the curve on this one. But, according to a new Harris poll, it seems binge-watching has caught on in a big way. Netflix has even gone so far as to cater to binge-watchers... Read More

 
FilmLight and Dolby Partner Up

FilmLight and Dolby Partner Up

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Today, Dolby announced it is partnering with digital cinema technology company FilmLight to offer new creative potential to the post industry through an integration with Baselight's color grading system. Colorists can now enjoy creative freedom with access to a... Read More

 
New Wearable 4K Camera From Panasonic

New Wearable 4K Camera From Panasonic

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

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

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

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

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

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

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

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