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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.

Panamax/Furman Joins Forces with LiteTouch

Panamax/Furman Joins Forces with LiteTouch

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Power meet control. Control - power. Panamax and Furman are joining forces with control system Litetouch to offer lighting control solutions to the consumer and dealer base of Panamax and Furman. Read More

 
CEA Offers Tech Enthusiast Membership for Individuals

CEA Offers Tech Enthusiast Membership for Individuals

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), unlike, for example, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences or the Screen Actors Guild, has become more and more welcoming to civilians. Now the CEA has introduced the Tech Enthusiast Membership. Read More

 
Digital Projection Brings 3D Experience to Hollywood's Pacific Design Center

Digital Projection Brings 3D Experience to Hollywood's Pacific Design Center

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Digital Projection, leaders in both the professional and consumer front projection space, are showcasing their dominance in the front projection marketplace by putting on a clinic at the Pacific Design Center this weekend. At the center of the demonstration -DP's 3D enabled Titan DLP projector. Read More

 
How Bose Can Teach The AV Business How To Sell More Systems For More Profit

How Bose Can Teach The AV Business How To Sell More Systems For More Profit

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

All highs no lows it must be Bose has been an adage used among audiophiles for years and while Bose may laugh at the notion it's not because the saying is funny-no Bose is laughing all the way to the bank for they remain one of the most prolific and profitable brands in all of AV. Read More

 
How To Avoid Internet Dependence In Your Home and Home Theater

How To Avoid Internet Dependence In Your Home and Home Theater

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Today's hot, new A/V products all have Internet connectivity and a host of Web-oriented applications. Of course we're all addicted to the Internet, but is it a good idea to get our home theater and home automation systems addicted, too? Read More

 
AV Retailers Aggressively Push For The Upsell Despite The Down Economy

AV Retailers Aggressively Push For The Upsell Despite The Down Economy

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

HomeTheaterReview.com publisher/editor Jerry Del Colliano weighs in on the various methods audio/video retailers are employing to move product, even in an economy where most consumers are feeling the pinch and are consequently reluctant to spend money. Read More

 
Sound Advice to Re-Open with New Showroom

Sound Advice to Re-Open with New Showroom

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In what reads like a never-ending game of musical chairs, that included a sale to the now defunct Tweeter, the once popular AV retailer, Sound Advice, appears to be getting a new lease on life with the re-opening of one of their more popular locations. Read More

 
The Rise of Gray-Tech

The Rise of Gray-Tech

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Although advertising targets the young, a report by Investments.com, a publication aimed at (per its name) investors, indicates that the bulk of buying power is in the hands of the baby boomers, the oldest of whom are turning sixty-five this year. Read More

 
Mark Levinson Celebrates the Launch of the Lexus CT200h

Mark Levinson Celebrates the Launch of the Lexus CT200h

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Hybridization isn't just for vehicles any longer. Casio Electronics (remember when the company was known primarily for its electronic keyboards?) has a new Laser & Light hybrid light engine that will appear at the 2011 Digital Signage Exposition. Read More

 
Control4 and Cisco Sign Agreement to Deliver Network-enabled Communities

Control4 and Cisco Sign Agreement to Deliver Network-enabled Communities

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Electronic communities are likely to benefit from a new strategic agreement between Cisco and Control4, which is aimed at delivering network-enabled automation platforms for connected "smart" networks and home energy deployments around the globe. Read More