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Dec 08, 2014

CBS and Dish Network Reach Deal

Dish Network subscribers who were worred about losing access to the CBS family of channels can breathe a little easier,... Continue Reading
CBS and Dish Network Reach Deal

Dec 02, 2014

Tech Purchases over Black Friday Weekend Increase in 2014, Shows CEA Survey

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) estimates that 51.2 million American adults bought or planned to buy technology products over the... Continue Reading
Tech Purchases over Black Friday Weekend Increase in 2014, Shows CEA Survey

Nov 30, 2014

Why AV Enthusiasts Should Be Mad at Fireplaces

Some people won't consider buying a home that lacks a fireplace, so who would be crazy enough to rip out or cover up their living room's beautiful fireplace? Someone who cares about AV performance, that's who. Jerry Del Colliano discusses why AV lovers should shun these acoustic and logistical nightmares. Continue Reading
Why AV Enthusiasts Should Be Mad at Fireplaces

Nov 17, 2014

Who Is on Your Audiophile Mount Rushmore?

If you had to pick four people to honor on the Audiophile Mount Rushmore, who would they be and why? Check out our list of potential candidates, and see who Jerry Del Colliano would select. Continue Reading
Who Is on Your Audiophile Mount Rushmore?

Nov 03, 2014

Five AV Categories That Are Much Cheaper (and Better) Than They Were Five Years Ago

There's no denying that your hard-earned dollar goes a lot further these days when it comes to buying AV gear. Jerry Del Colliano highlights five categories where prices have fallen as performance has risen. Continue Reading
Five AV Categories That Are Much Cheaper (and Better) Than They Were Five Years Ago

Oct 30, 2014

Aereo Loses Another Court Battle

Reuters recently reported that a New York federal judge dealt another setback to Aereo, denying the company's request to operate... Continue Reading
Aereo Loses Another Court Battle

Oct 28, 2014

Apple Sees Decline in iTunes Music Sales

The Wall Street Journal is reporting that digital music sales through the iTunes Store have fallen 13 to 14 percent... Continue Reading
Apple Sees Decline in iTunes Music Sales

Oct 25, 2014

Sale of Smart Home Devices Expected to Rise

Based on a recent survey done in conjunction with Parks Associates, the CEA anticipates that 20 percent of broadband-equipped households... Continue Reading
Sale of Smart Home Devices Expected to Rise

Oct 19, 2014

Sony's Pay-TV Service to Cost $80/Month

Sony's upcoming pay-TV service won't be the low-priced option that the company had hoped, according to this story from FierceCable.... Continue Reading
Sony's Pay-TV Service to Cost $80/Month

Oct 17, 2014

HBO to Offer Over-the-Top Service in 2015

Huffington Post, the Los Angeles Times, and other outlets are reporting that, next year, HBO will finally offer an over-the-top... Continue Reading
HBO to Offer Over-the-Top Service in 2015

Oct 15, 2014

Best Buy to Add "Connected Home" Department

Best Buy plans to introduce Connected Home departments in more than 400 of its stores by Thanksgiving, according to this... Continue Reading
Best Buy to Add

Oct 06, 2014

TAVES 2014 Brings the Latest and Greatest in CE to Toronto

The 2014 Toronto Audio Video Entertainment Show (TAVES) will take place at the Sheraton Centre Hotel in downtown Toronto between... Continue Reading
TAVES 2014 Brings the Latest and Greatest in CE to Toronto

Oct 05, 2014

Consumer Sentiment Toward Tech Spending Remains Strong

The Consumer Electronics Association's recent Index of Consumer Technology Expectations (ICTE) shows that consumer confidence toward tech spending in September... Continue Reading
Consumer Sentiment Toward Tech Spending Remains Strong

Sep 29, 2014

Should You Open A Stereo Store?

It's a crazy question, isn't it: should you (or someone you know) open a stereo store? It's no breaking news... Continue Reading
Should You Open A Stereo Store?

Sep 27, 2014

SVS Subwoofers Now in Magnolia Design Center

SVS continues to expand its distribution channels, announcing this past week that the company's subwoofer products will now be sold... Continue Reading
SVS Subwoofers Now in Magnolia Design Center

Sep 21, 2014

CEDIA 2014 Show Report and Photo Slideshow

Adrienne Maxwell discusses the major themes of CEDIA 2014 and provides details on some of the hottest new products on display. Continue Reading
CEDIA 2014 Show Report and Photo Slideshow

Sep 21, 2014

Verizon to Introduce A La Carte Internet TV Service

According to sources like The Wall Street Journal and Huffington Post, Verizon CEO Lowell McAdam told participants at a recent... Continue Reading
Verizon to Introduce A La Carte Internet TV Service

Sep 15, 2014

Pioneer Sells Home AV Business to Onkyo

Reuters reported late last week that Pioneer Corp. is selling its home AV business to Onkyo Corp., that Pioneer will... Continue Reading
Pioneer Sells Home AV Business to Onkyo

Sep 03, 2014

Set-Top Box Energy Efficiency Agreement Is Saving Consumers Millions

According to a new report, the voluntary energy-efficiency agreement that was made between the pay-TV providers, CE manufacturers, and energy-efficiency... Continue Reading
Set-Top Box Energy Efficiency Agreement Is Saving Consumers Millions

Aug 26, 2014

WiSA Membership Grows By 50 Percent

The Wireless Speaker & Audio Association (WiSA) is experiencing good growth. The group's mission is to advance the adoption of... Continue Reading
WiSA Membership Grows By 50 Percent

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