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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.

CES 2011 Trade Show Coverage

CES 2011 Trade Show Coverage

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Every year, the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is where all the top-flight electronics manufacturers display and demonstrate their new products and projects. The staff of HomeTheaterReview.com was on hand to report on everything there worth knowing about. Read More

 
The Rumors Were True: Verizon Gets the iPhone 4

The Rumors Were True: Verizon Gets the iPhone 4

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

They say good things come to those who wait but the worlds worst kept secret has finally arrived for Verizon customers -the iPhone 4. The real question remains, will current iPhone 4 customers, you know the one's tortured by AT&T's horrid contracts and service, will jump ship to Verizon? Read More

 
Audiovox to Buy Klipsch

Audiovox to Buy Klipsch

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Wells Fargo is giving Audiovox financial advice in its planned purchase of Klipsch, a company that is a much-respected purveyor of audio products. Both Audiovox and Klipsch had separate displays at CES 2011, but it seems that the former company is purchasing the latter via stock shares. Read More

 
Best Buy Launches Its Own Network

Best Buy Launches Its Own Network

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Okay, we all know that the Buy More on Chuck is supposed to be Best Buy, but Chuck is just one show, not a whole network, and besides, it's fictional. However, in the real world, Best Buy is actually launching a multi-channel network, according to AdAge.com. Read More

 
INOE Technologies Creates 4D Streaming

INOE Technologies Creates 4D Streaming

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

While a lot of companies are still trying to get three-dimensional technology working, INOE Technologies has created and implemented something they call 4D streaming. In this context, 4D allows the viewer to choose angle and proximity to content. Read More

 
Cheap Is The New Trendy When It Comes To Today's Specialty Audio Video

Cheap Is The New Trendy When It Comes To Today's Specialty Audio Video

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Jerry del Colliano recounts the story of a friend's recent home theater upgrade and questions the state of specialty A/V retail. Has the commoditization of A/V products made it impossible to convince shoppers to step up to the next level of performance? Read More

 
Electronics Were Big Hit During Black Friday

Electronics Were Big Hit During Black Friday

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

For those not so full of food and football that they couldn't move, going shopping is a prime American tradition on the day after Thanksgiving. TWICE.com reports that electronics retailers were some of the biggest beneficiaries of this ritual. Read More

 
Westinghouse to Unveil New Glasses Viewing System

Westinghouse to Unveil New Glasses Viewing System

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Special glasses that improve the picture in both 2D and 3D for viewers will be previewed in prototype version by Westinghouse Digital at the 2011 CES event in Las Vegas, utilizing technology originally developed for the military, according to TWICE.com. Read More

 
Best Buy Plans First Super Bowl Appearance

Best Buy Plans First Super Bowl Appearance

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Super Bowl commercials are in fact the Super Bowl of advertising on television. The ads get their own reviews, separate from the big game. In fact, some people watch specifically for the commercials. Now Best Buy ins entering the Super Bowl ad scrum. Read More

 
Panasonic Airs Celebrity Web Series

Panasonic Airs Celebrity Web Series

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Electronics manufacturer Panasonic has announced LIHD Celebrity Hookup, a web series that is a spinoff of Living in HD, which launched in 2007 to help consumers understand their individual HD needs; the new celebrity edition begins airing on LivinginHD.com in December 2010. Read More