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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.

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The Next "IT Technology" For Specialty AV Wasn't 3D and What Might Be Next

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

The Consumer Electronics industry has been using 3D as the next "It Technology," but it hasn't caught on. However, that doesn't mean that the enticing technologies aren't out there. Or even already here. Read More

 
Consumer Electronics See Online Sales Growth in Q2 2011

Consumer Electronics See Online Sales Growth in Q2 2011

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

According to a research firm by the name of ComScore, the consumer industry is seeing quite a bit of growth. However, that growth is moving out of retail outlets and to the online options. Read More

 
CEA Finds Consumers Yearning for Audio Quality

CEA Finds Consumers Yearning for Audio Quality

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

CEA or the Consumer Electronics Association regularly conducts surveys and studies to keep a gauge on what the consumers' attitudes are like. This time they found out people have stronger feelings about audio than thought. Read More

 
Imagine a World With No Sony - It's Easy If You Try

Imagine a World With No Sony - It's Easy If You Try

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Sony is a consumer electronics giant. Or is it? Many things have changed in the modern consumer electronics landscape, including the diminished presence of Sony. More than ever, a world without Sony doesn't seem so farfetched. Read More

 
DLNA Certifies 1000 Televisions for 2011

DLNA Certifies 1000 Televisions for 2011

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

The Digital Living Network Alliance or the DLNA has always been a proponent for having a connected home. With the wide amount of connected televisions available in 2011, it seems that the movement is really taking off. Read More

 
Toshiba Will Use Rovi's Total Guide

Toshiba Will Use Rovi's Total Guide

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Toshiba just came to an agreement that will bring a new partner to the company for several years: Rovi. Toshiba will use Rovi's Total Guide in the company's products, which offers Toshiba some unique features. Read More

 
International Academy of Web Television Announces Partnership with CEA

International Academy of Web Television Announces Partnership with CEA

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

The International Academy of Web Television or IAWTV has reached an exclusive agreement with the Consumer Electronics Association or CEA, allowing the IAWTV to hold their most important event at CEA's most important event. Read More

 
CEA Makes a Declaration of Innovation

CEA Makes a Declaration of Innovation

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Gary Shapiro announced that the Consumer Electronics Association has a new initiative to launch that just might turn the United States consumer electronics industry around, but it will take some work. Read More

 
Surprise, Surprise. Americans Love to Watch TV

Surprise, Surprise. Americans Love to Watch TV

By Adrienne Maxwell

 

Nielsen, the media company that performs the Nielsen ratings, which rank television usage and viewing habits, has released the results of its quarterly report, which contains some interesting information, if not all that surprising. Read More

 
Crestron Countersues Savant

Crestron Countersues Savant

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

In the continuing litigation between Savant and Crestron, Crestron has decided to strike their blow, leveling claims against Savant that seem in many ways to mirror the claims made by Savant in the first place. Read More