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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.

VidaBox to Display Wide Array of Products at ISE 2011

VidaBox to Display Wide Array of Products at ISE 2011

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Microsoft Media Center wasn't the revolutionary, take over the industry solution oh so many thought it would be but that hasn't stopped a few companies like VidaBox from using it as the backbone of their products. Vidabox is arguably the new king of all things Media Center PC and their new lineup looks pretty impressive. Read More

 
Crestron Donates Home Theater to Soldiers

Crestron Donates Home Theater to Soldiers

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

U.S. troops recovering from combat-related injuries at the Wounded Warrior Detachment Hawaii, located in Kaneohe Bay, can now enjoy entertainment in a home theater designed and donated by Crestron, which unveiled the facility at their fifth Eagles Program dedication ceremony. Read More

 
CEA Welcomes in Consumers

CEA Welcomes in Consumers

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"Individuals," also known to business folk as "consumers," are now eligible to join the previously electronics industry-only Consumer Electronics Association (CEA), as reported by TWICE.com. Individuals can now purchase CEA memberships. Read More

 
Panasonic Invests $30 Million in Tesla Electric Motors

Panasonic Invests $30 Million in Tesla Electric Motors

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Yes, Tesla is the name of a metal band and of the historical personage played by David Bowie in The Prestige and by Jonathon Young on Sanctuary. It is also the name of the electric motor company that is collaborating with Panasonic. Read More

 
Consumer Spending on Electronics to Hit Record High this Holiday

Consumer Spending on Electronics to Hit Record High this Holiday

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) has commissioned a report on consumer spending patterns, the CE Holiday Purchase Patterns Study, for the seventeenth time. If the report is correct, consumers will be purchasing electronics in great quantities this winter. Read More

 
Axiom Audio Celebrates 30th Anniversary

Axiom Audio Celebrates 30th Anniversary

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Internet direct darling Axiom Audio celebrated its 30th year in the AV business this week and kicked off the festivities with a party for not only its employees but rabid customer base, who are among the most loyal (and vocal) in all of AV. Read More

 
Old School Audiophile Companies Resisting The Hybrid AV Business Model

Old School Audiophile Companies Resisting The Hybrid AV Business Model

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

They say you can't teach an old dog new tricks. If that's true then there should be a second part to the adage which should go, you also can't teach a dusty old audiophile manufacturer how to sell new technologies for no other link in the chain is more resistant to going with the flow than a manufacturer still clinging to their audiophile heritage. Read More

 
CEA And CEDIA Set A Standard For Home Theater

CEA And CEDIA Set A Standard For Home Theater

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) and CEDIA's R10 Residential Systems committee got together to come up with guidelines for professionals who design home theaters, it has been reported by Residential Systems. Read More

 
Is 2D The New 3D?

Is 2D The New 3D?

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

HomeTheaterReview.com's publisher/editor Jerry Del Colliano has been to the CEDIA trade show in Georgia, and shares his thoughts here on why, even if 3D is not your thing, there are good reasons you may want to watch 2D content on a 3D set. Read More

 
Meridian Treats Its Partners To An Evening Under The Sea

Meridian Treats Its Partners To An Evening Under The Sea

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

One of the perks to attending any trade show are the events and I'm not talking about the press conferences or training seminars for those suck on levels that are difficult to comprehend let alone describe. I'm talking about the events such as Meridian's cocktail party at the Atlanta, Georgia aquarium, which Home Theater Review attended. Read More