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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.

Xbox One Users Get 92,000 Videos

Xbox One Users Get 92,000 Videos

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In an attempt to carve out their own niche in the world of downloadable and streaming music Microsoft has given Xbox One users free access to 92,000 music videos, provided they have the song to play. The play is directed... Read More

 
HyperSound Directional Audio Is Here

HyperSound Directional Audio Is Here

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Parametric Sound Corporation has appointed Stampede Presentation Products to distribute HyperSound audio systems. HyperSound is a system of directing audio with pinpoint accuracy at the desired parties. It has many commercial applications, such as "beaming" different music to different tables... Read More

 
Pay TV At A Crossroads

Pay TV At A Crossroads

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With the rise of Netflix, Apple TV, Roku, Hulu, Chromecast and more, pay-TV providers find themselves trying to deal with an exodus of customers and figure out way to get them back. The answer may lie in second-screen apps and... Read More

 
Panasonic Announces 4K Tablet

Panasonic Announces 4K Tablet

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4K isn't just for television. Panasonic announced a performance-minded 4K Toughbook tablet computer loaded with robust components. Designed for professionals on the job that need a powerful, tough machine with crystal-clear images courtesy of its 4K (actually 3840x2560) screen. (By... Read More

 
10x More Ultra HD TVs Will Be Sold This Year

10x More Ultra HD TVs Will Be Sold This Year

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Industry sources are predicting a ten-fold increase in the number of Ultra HD televisions in 2014 over 2013. The most growth and sales are expected in China, followed by Japan and Korea. The optimistic outlook is influenced largely by the... Read More

 
Sony To Sell PC Business, Reform TV Business

Sony To Sell PC Business, Reform TV Business

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As one of the most widely-recognized names in the electronics world (if not the most widely known) it comes as big news that Sony Corporation is selling off its PC divison and restructuring its television division. Sony is trying... Read More

 
Comcast and Time Warner Cable To Merge

Comcast and Time Warner Cable To Merge

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The two biggest names in cable television will soon be joining forces as it was annoiced to that Comcast and Time Warner Cable are planning to merge. The "pros" of the merger are things like the "accelerated deployment of existing... Read More

 
Comcast and Samsung Partner To Bring 4K To TV

Comcast and Samsung Partner To Bring 4K To TV

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With 4K and Ultra HD TVs all the rage at CES 2014 the only thing missing was content for them. Now Comcast and Samsung have teamed up in order to fill the gap with Samsung streamlining the process of getting... Read More

 

What Are TV Buyers Buying?

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With the big game just around the corner you might be interested to know that the SuperBowl is the #1 reason people give for buying a new TV. Somewhat surprising is that Samsung is the brand that most people plan... Read More

 
HomeTheaterReview.com Tops 700k Monthly Readers and Hires Writer Brent Butterworth

HomeTheaterReview.com Tops 700k Monthly Readers and Hires Writer Brent Butterworth

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West Los Angeles, CA - January 23, 2014 - HomeTheaterReview.com, the leading specialty audio-video and home theater publication in the world, just passed the 700,000 reader mark today, according to Google Analytics. This is an increase from a 2013 seasonal... Read More