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Nov 18, 2015

Interest in Hi-Res Audio Is Growing, CTA Study Finds

The Consumer Technology Association's most recent audio-oriented study, called Consumers Journey to Purchase: Audio--which explores audio purchasing trends by consumers... Continue Reading
Interest in Hi-Res Audio Is Growing, CTA Study Finds

Nov 16, 2015

Electronics Recycling Challenges Still Abound for the CE Industry

The consumer electronics industry has made a lot of strides in the area of recycling, but as Jeff Berman discusses, a number of challenges remain. Continue Reading
Electronics Recycling Challenges Still Abound for the CE Industry

Nov 14, 2015

CEA Changes Name to Consumer Technology Association

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA)--which is the major trade association that represents our industry and puts on the Consumer Electronics... Continue Reading
CEA Changes Name to Consumer Technology Association

Nov 09, 2015

The Importance of Good AV Support

Every instance of bad customer service and support hurts our entire industry, says Jerry Del Colliano, who discusses some of the simple ways that AV dealers can build customer loyalty. Continue Reading
The Importance of Good AV Support

Nov 02, 2015

Is Amazon Suffering an Identity Crisis?

You probably know that Amazon recently introduced its second-generation Fire TV streaming media player, which supports 4K streaming, uses a... Continue Reading
Is Amazon Suffering an Identity Crisis?

Oct 31, 2015

Stewart Filmscreen President/CEO Grant Stewart Passes Away

We are sad to report the passing of Stewart Filmscreen's president and CEO, Grant Stewart. Stewart, who had been battling... Continue Reading
Stewart Filmscreen President/CEO Grant Stewart Passes Away

Oct 26, 2015

CEDIA 2015 Show Report and Photo Slideshow

Adrienne Maxwell discusses general trends and highlights specific products that were on display at the recent CEDIA Expo. Continue Reading
CEDIA 2015 Show Report and Photo Slideshow

Sep 26, 2015

Best Buy Partners with Macy's to Sell Consumer Electronics

Best Buy and Macy's have announced plans to team up to sell certain consumer electronics products--including smartphones, tablets, Bluetooth speakers,... Continue Reading
Best Buy Partners with Macy's to Sell Consumer Electronics

Sep 17, 2015

SVS Subwoofers Now Available Through Crutchfield

SVS has teamed up with Crutchfield to sell its subwoofer lines through the popular consumer electronics etailer. Check out Crutchfield's... Continue Reading
SVS Subwoofers Now Available Through Crutchfield

Aug 24, 2015

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

Jerry Del Colliano offers five suggestions to help dealers earn new customers and build stronger relationships with existing ones. Continue Reading
Five Good Ideas for Dealers to Lure Consumers Back Into Brick-and-Mortar AV Stores This Fall

Aug 15, 2015

Sesame Street Moves to HBO...Sort of

Wanna know how to get, how to get to Sesame Street? Don't go to PBS for new episodes, at least... Continue Reading
Sesame Street Moves to HBO...Sort of

Jul 30, 2015

Vizio Files for IPO

Vizio has filed to go public and expects to raise $172.5 million from its initial public offering. Underwriters include BofA... Continue Reading
Vizio Files for IPO

Jul 29, 2015

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

FierceCable reports that, in a recent conversation with CNBC's Squawk Box, Disney CEO Bob Iger said that the company's ESPN... Continue Reading
ESPN Will Go a La Carte

Jul 27, 2015

DirecTV's Moving Service Is Truly a Nightmare

Jerry Del Colliano recounts his recent customer-service nightmare with DirecTV as he tried to prepare for an upcoming move. Continue Reading
DirecTV's Moving Service Is Truly a Nightmare

Jul 14, 2015

Amazon Promises Great Deals for Tomorrow's Prime Day

If you're in the mood to do some cyber-shopping, tomorrow is the day...if you're an Amazon Prime subscriber, that is.... Continue Reading
Amazon Promises Great Deals for Tomorrow's Prime Day

Jul 13, 2015

ATSC 3.0 Field Tests Now Taking Place in Cleveland

LG Electronics USA, in collaboration with GatesAir and Zenith, is conducting field tests of the ATSC 3.0 over-the-air broadcast standard... Continue Reading
ATSC 3.0 Field Tests Now Taking Place in Cleveland

Jul 13, 2015

HTR Reader Survey

It's time to upgrade HomeTheaterReview.com, and we want you to help create the Internet's best resource for home theater reviews and news. Continue Reading
HTR Reader Survey

Jul 06, 2015

Audio Overshadows Video at CE Week Show

Video takes a back seat to audio product introductions and news at this year's CE Week in New York City, reports Jeff Berman in his show overview. Continue Reading
Audio Overshadows Video at CE Week Show

Jul 04, 2015

Consumers Are Placing More Value on Sustainability and Social Responsibility

GreenBiz recently reported on findings from the 2015 Eco Pulse study showing that a growing number of Americans factor a... Continue Reading

Jun 25, 2015

NBA League Pass to Add Single-Game and Team Packages

The NBA will revamp its NBA League Pass service for the 2015-2016 season, allowing subscribers to purchase a single game... Continue Reading

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