Archive for March, 2008

Recycling Your Outdated Analog Televisions

Monday, March 31st, 2008

One concern that is starting to gain a great deal of attention is what will be done with all of the analog televisions that will be left over when the switch to digital takes place. After all, there are still analog only televisions available for purchase and many people ...

Video Conferencing Comes to HDTVs

Sunday, March 30th, 2008

Quanta Computer, which is a laptop manufacturer located in the United States, is entering into a partnership with OoVoo, which is a maker of video chat software. Apparently, the two are working together in order to bring videoconferencing to HDTV. Through their collaboration, the two companies are working on developing ...

GalleryPlayer and Mitsubishi Unite in Interesting Deal

Saturday, March 29th, 2008

 If you are a fan of the images created by GalleryPlayer, Inc, you will be excited to hear that the company is working closely with Mitsubishi Digital Television Electronics America, Inc. If you aren’t familiar with GalleryPlayer, Inc, the company maintains a library of photography and fine art. ...

TiVo to Offer New YouTube Service

Friday, March 28th, 2008

On the 12th of this month, TiVo announced that it will start allowing subscribers to access YouTube videos with their televisions. According to the company, users will be able to log into their YouTube accounts with their televisions and will then be able to watch the videos without even ...

The History of Cable

Thursday, March 27th, 2008

Do you know how cable television started? It is actually quite interesting. Back in 1948, a group of people that were living in remote valleys in Pennsylvania were looking for a way to solve their poor reception problems. At this time, it was difficult to get reception ...

Understanding How Satellite Television Works

Wednesday, March 26th, 2008

Ever since satellite technology became available in the early 1990s, it has been quite popular. When it was first developed, however, only the most diehard television fans took advantage of the technology because it was so costly and it required placing a huge dish in the yard. Not ...

Understanding How HDTVs Bring You Excellent Picture Quality

Tuesday, March 25th, 2008

If you have made the upgrade to HDTV, you just might be wondering how HDTV is able to provide you with such a great picture when compared to your old system. Quite simply, HDTV is capable of providing a picture with a higher resolution. As a result, the image ...

Using HDMI Cables

Monday, March 24th, 2008

Over the past few years, HDMI has become the standard form of connection used when setting up a high-definition home theater. In fact, if you purchase an HDTV, you will likely find that it has at least two HDMI inputs. You will also find that home theater accessories ...

Toshiba Announces New Line of Televisions

Sunday, March 23rd, 2008

Toshiba has officially announced that it will be launching its Regza CV series of LCD HDTVs. This new series, which will be replacing its C series, is being marketed toward those consumers that want to upgrade to HDTV from their CRT televisions or from an older analog LCD television. You ...

A Few Simple Steps Toward a Good Television Purchase

Saturday, March 22nd, 2008

Have you ever noticed how one television model can look great when compared to the other televisions, but then looks terrible when you visit another showroom? This is likely because of the settings that have been placed on each of the televisions. The showrooms generally try to set ...