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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.

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

 
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

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

"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