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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.

Audyssey Room Correction Going Into New Jaguars

Audyssey Room Correction Going Into New Jaguars

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Traditionally, the term "a room" refers to a section of a home or an office. However, when it comes to audio, the interior of a car, especially a luxury vehicle like a Jaguar, is also a room that needs to be adjusted for optimal sonic results. Enter Audyssey Room Correction. Read More

 
Krell To Recall Four Amp Products

Krell To Recall Four Amp Products

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Krell is recalling a number of their power amp products including the Krell KAV-250a, KAV-250a/3, KAV-500i, KAV-1500. The recall speaks to units makes from January 1997 to February of 2001. Read More

 
The 10 Best Up-and-Coming Companies In Audio-Video

The 10 Best Up-and-Coming Companies In Audio-Video

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

With a lot of AV firms begging off from display engagements, shrinking or vanishing altogether, HomeTheaterReview.com is here to bring some good news about ten audio/video firms that you may not have heard much about in the past, but you'll probably hear about a lot in the future. Read More

 
Pound Wise and Penny Foolish - How The Home Theater Business Can Learn From Luxury Sectors Still Trying To Bilk Consumers

Pound Wise and Penny Foolish - How The Home Theater Business Can Learn From Luxury Sectors Still Trying To Bilk Consumers

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Rich people hate being ripped off. When a hotel charges $15 for Internet access or $45 per night for valet parking - they notice. Read Jerry Del Colliano's feature about how some of the best brands take good care of their most important assets - their clients. Read More

 
NHT To Relaunch As An Internet-Direct Speaker Company

NHT To Relaunch As An Internet-Direct Speaker Company

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

After a long absence, NHT (now hear this), is reportedly relaunching as an Internet-direct speaker company. The company, after multiple owners is now being controlled by its founders but will face still competition from the likes of Orb Audio, Aperion Audio, Outlaw Audio, Emotiva and many others already powerful in this market. Read More

 
 Silicon Image (SIMG) Show First HDMI 1.4 Parts For

Silicon Image (SIMG) Show First HDMI 1.4 Parts For "Liquid HD" Over Ethernet Systems

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Silicon Image has introduced the SiI9387 port processor and SiI9334 transmitter, the first semiconductor products to incorporate the latest HDMI 1.4 specification features. Read More

 
Howard Stern Banned From Sirius-XM App on New iPhone

Howard Stern Banned From Sirius-XM App on New iPhone

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

They call him the King of All Media but just not smartphones - thanks to Sirius XM. Shock Jock Howard Stern is being kept off of Sirius XM's phones for now because of the nature of his show. He is also kept from broadcast in many rental cars that have satellite radio. Read More

 
Paradigm Cinema 90 CT System To Be Featured on CBS' The Price Is Right

Paradigm Cinema 90 CT System To Be Featured on CBS' The Price Is Right

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

It isn't too often that high-end audio gets in front of the camera on a network TV game show, but the Paradigm Cinema 90 CT System is getting ready for its close-up on CBS' long-running and extremely popular price-guessing series The Price is Right. Read More

 
HDMI 1.4 - Another New Example of Planned Obsolesce Imposed On The Home Theater Market

HDMI 1.4 - Another New Example of Planned Obsolesce Imposed On The Home Theater Market

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

HomeTheaterReview.com publisher/editor Jerry Del Colliano weighs in on the way that a lot of home video products, including HDMI L4, are designed in ways that mean they will either not be compatible with newer items or fail to work altogether in the foreseeable future. Read More

 
Best Buy Plans Thirteen New Stores As Other Retailers Fail

Best Buy Plans Thirteen New Stores As Other Retailers Fail

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

What better way to exert your dominance over your enemies than to build your castle upon their badly beaten bones? Well that is precisely what Best Buy is doing for as the rest of the specialty AV industry withers into oblivion the blue and yellow march triumphantly forward in their quest for AV dominance. Read More