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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.

Global TV Revenues Decline 12 Percent in Q1-2009

Global TV Revenues Decline 12 Percent in Q1-2009

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

DisplaySearch reports a six percent decline in global TV shipments and (surprise, surprise) and 12 percent decline in TV revenues in the first quarter of 2009. China is the number-one region for TV shipments, with especially strong growth in the LCD category. Read More

 
HDTVetc.com Relaunches Online HDTV Educational and Review Site

HDTVetc.com Relaunches Online HDTV Educational and Review Site

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Del Colliano Enterprises, Inc. announces the relaunch of HDTVetc.com. Formerly a print magazine aimed at the home theater enthusiast, the new HDTVetc.com site will be an online research tool for anyone who has questions about HDTV and related categories. Read More

 
First Annual Loss for Sony in 14 Years

First Annual Loss for Sony in 14 Years

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

There is good news and bad news for the Sony Corporation today. The good news is that financially, the company is in better shape than expected. The bad news is that for the first time in almost a decade and a half, Sony has posted annual losses. Read More

 
Klipsch Sells Aragon and Acurus Brands to Former Employees

Klipsch Sells Aragon and Acurus Brands to Former Employees

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Klipsch has dumped the Aragon and Acurus brands to former employees to raise money and add profit. Klipsch is much more focused on speakers than electronics at this stage and very well may sell in the coming months Read More

 
Apple Rumored To Be Adding Blu-ray To Computers and iTunes 8.2

Apple Rumored To Be Adding Blu-ray To Computers and iTunes 8.2

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Although the big Mac company doesn't like anybody to talk about its doings before it is ready to make an announcement, generally credible computer news site CNET.com is reporting that Apple is likely to bring Blu-ray to its computers and iTunes 8.2. Read More

 
Krell Takes On An Investor To Make New Future-Minded Products

Krell Takes On An Investor To Make New Future-Minded Products

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

The acclaimed high-end audio firm Krell is bringing KT Capital Partners aboard as an equity partner in order to finance upcoming innovative projects, a spokesperson from Krell recently confirmed for this article by HomeTheaterReview.com. Read More

 
Parent Company of Stereophile & Home Theater Mag Files Chapter 11

Parent Company of Stereophile & Home Theater Mag Files Chapter 11

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

In a startling development that means a lot of bad news for technophiles who like to read, Source Interlink, a vast company partially owned by Ron Burkle, which owns a great many magazines aimed at the audio/video market, has filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Read More

 
Should Sirius-XM (SIRI) Fire Their Jocks?

Should Sirius-XM (SIRI) Fire Their Jocks?

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Take a listen to Sirius XM's 80's channel and you might want to wring the neck of one or two of the former MTV "veejays" as they tell tired, old stories about the old days and the music that they've been playing for 30 years. Wouldn't the format be better with just the music? Read More

 
Critics Say All HDMI Cables Sound The Same - And They Are Wrong!

Critics Say All HDMI Cables Sound The Same - And They Are Wrong!

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Whether those who claim that all HDMI cables sound alike due to faulty reasoning - proceeding from the premise that everything digital sounds the same, which it doesn't - or simply less than acute hearing, these naysayers are mistaken. Read More

 
Embattled Final Loudspeakers Files For Bankruptcy In Belgium

Embattled Final Loudspeakers Files For Bankruptcy In Belgium

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

Belgian loudspeaker company, Final Loudspeakers, just filed for bankruptcy in Belgium after years of investigation over the action of the company's CEO's past actions with a European technology company. Read More