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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.

Consumer Electronics Industry Announces Ultra High-Definition

Consumer Electronics Industry Announces Ultra High-Definition

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

It's official. The Consumer Electronics Association's Board of Industry Leaders met and, based off the findings of the organization's research team, has decided to rename the format previously known as 4K. Read More

 
4K To Be Renamed This Week

4K To Be Renamed This Week

By Andrew Robinson

 

4K isn't here yet and it won't be coming. At least not under that name. On October 16th, display manufacturers and several influential individuals in the CE industry plan to come up with a new name. Read More

 
It's Complicated: Understanding a Woman's Relationship with A/V Gear

It's Complicated: Understanding a Woman's Relationship with A/V Gear

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

The audio video industry has long been thought of as something as a boy's club. While men do seem to have preference for the gear, that doesn't and shouldn't mean that they have a monopoly on it. Read More

 
Fine Sounds SpA to Add McIntosh to its Brands

Fine Sounds SpA to Add McIntosh to its Brands

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Fine Sounds SpA of Milan, Italy has added McIntosh to the company's portfolio of audio video product companies. Fine Sound SpA will offer McIntosh some unique opportunities to help expand the brand. Read More

 
High Definition, We Hardly Knew Ye

High Definition, We Hardly Knew Ye

By Andrew Robinson

 

With 4K coming, some are excited to be adding the higher resolution to their home theaters. However, Andrew Robinson wonders why, as he maintains that the consumer market hasn't even seen HD yet. Read More

 
Is Live TV Coming Soon to the Apple TV?

Is Live TV Coming Soon to the Apple TV?

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

The Apple television has a great deal of potential, but only if Apply can reach an agreement with the content providers: the television networks. Now there is a possibility that they may happen. Read More

 
CEDIA 2012 Show Report

CEDIA 2012 Show Report

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

The CEDIA Expo rolled around once again. In 2012, Adrienne Maxwell was on hand to check out the show's offerings for HomeTheaterReview.com. Here is what she saw while at the show. Read More

 
Emerging Trends From CEDIA 2012

Emerging Trends From CEDIA 2012

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

As it tends to, CEDIA showed some interesting trends for the future of the audio video industry. Publisher Jerry Del Colliano was on hand at CEDIA 2012 and he observed several trends. Read More

 
Embrace The World of Consumable Audio

Embrace The World of Consumable Audio

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Over the years, the customers of the AV industry have changed, but many manufacturers have not changed with them, not embracing the new trend and idea of audio that is consumable. Read More

 
Two Speaker Surround Sound? A Princeton Professor Thinks Its Possible

Two Speaker Surround Sound? A Princeton Professor Thinks Its Possible

By Andrew Robinson

 

What if you could get surround sound from a two speaker set up? Not simulated surround sound, but actual sound that surrounds you. Well, in a Princeton laboratory, they may have found a way to do just that. Read More