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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.

Best Buy Partners with Macy's to Sell Consumer Electronics

Best Buy Partners with Macy's to Sell Consumer Electronics

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Best Buy and Macy's have announced plans to team up to sell certain consumer electronics products--including smartphones, tablets, Bluetooth speakers, and headphones--in Best Buy shops located within select Macy's department stores. Forbes reports that the shops, which will begin appearing... Read More

 
SVS Subwoofers Now Available Through Crutchfield

SVS Subwoofers Now Available Through Crutchfield

By HomeTheaterReview.com

 

SVS has teamed up with Crutchfield to sell its subwoofer lines through the popular consumer electronics etailer. Check out Crutchfield's website to see the complete list of available SVS subs. From SVSSVS proudly announces a new partnership with Crutchfield Corporation... Read More

 
Five Good Ideas for Dealers to Lure Consumers Back Into Brick-and-Mortar AV Stores This Fall

Five Good Ideas for Dealers to Lure Consumers Back Into Brick-and-Mortar AV Stores This Fall

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Jerry Del Colliano offers five suggestions to help dealers earn new customers and build stronger relationships with existing ones. Read More

 
Sesame Street Moves to HBO...Sort of

Sesame Street Moves to HBO...Sort of

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Wanna know how to get, how to get to Sesame Street? Don't go to PBS for new episodes, at least not right away. As reported by The New York Times, the show is moving to HBO, which has struck a... Read More

 
Vizio Files for IPO

Vizio Files for IPO

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Vizio has filed to go public and expects to raise $172.5 million from its initial public offering. Underwriters include BofA Merrill Lynch, Deutsche Bank Securities, and Citigroup. Fortune reports that the company will use the symbol VZIO and sell Class... Read More

 
ESPN Will Go a La Carte

ESPN Will Go a La Carte "Eventually," Says Iger

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FierceCable reports that, in a recent conversation with CNBC's Squawk Box, Disney CEO Bob Iger said that the company's ESPN unit will eventually go a la carte, but that decision is likely more than five years away. The popular sports... Read More

 
DirecTV's Moving Service Is Truly a Nightmare

DirecTV's Moving Service Is Truly a Nightmare

By Jerry Del Colliano

 

Jerry Del Colliano recounts his recent customer-service nightmare with DirecTV as he tried to prepare for an upcoming move. Read More

 
Amazon Promises Great Deals for Tomorrow's Prime Day

Amazon Promises Great Deals for Tomorrow's Prime Day

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If you're in the mood to do some cyber-shopping, tomorrow is the day...if you're an Amazon Prime subscriber, that is. Amazon is celebrating its 20th anniversary by offering exclusive deals for Prime members that the company says will beat its... Read More

 
ATSC 3.0 Field Tests Now Taking Place in Cleveland

ATSC 3.0 Field Tests Now Taking Place in Cleveland

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LG Electronics USA, in collaboration with GatesAir and Zenith, is conducting field tests of the ATSC 3.0 over-the-air broadcast standard in Cleveland, Ohio. Tribune Broadcasting's WJW-TV is providing a TV transmitter, tower, and 6-MHz channel for the field testing, which... Read More

 
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