Archive for April, 2008

NBC Fights for Proper Television Displays

Wednesday, April 30th, 2008

With the extra cost involved with creating HDTV broadcasts, it should come to know surprise that NBC Universal has become a little upset with some cable and satellite companies. It seems some companies are currently downconverting the HDTV signals and plan to continue doing so. Obviously, this compromises ...

Top 10 Gadgets to Buy With Your New HDTV

Sunday, April 27th, 2008

Now that you have brought your HDTV at home, it is time to start accessorizing it with some cool gadgets! Here is a look at the top 10 list of gadgets that will help make your HDTV viewing experience even more enjoyable. #1: Speakers HDTVs are increasingly coming equipped with ...

LG Named the Official Television at the Tribeca Film Festiva

Friday, April 25th, 2008

LG Electronics has something to be proud of. Just recently, the LG60 Series 1080p LCD TV was named the “official high definition television of the 2008 Tribeca Film Festival.” In addition to this title, LG is also sponsoring the “Encounters” series at the festival, which is a group ...

The US May be Slow to Offer HDTV Broadcasts

Wednesday, April 23rd, 2008

According to Phillip Swann, who is the publisher for TVPredictions.com, full implementation of high-definition television broadcasts in the United States is being impeded by cost factors. Swan isn’t the only one that is worried about the effects of cost on progress, as many experts share in his concern. ...

Toshiba Launches New Televisions in Japanese Market

Monday, April 21st, 2008

Toshiba has expanded its LCD television offerings in Japan, which means they will likely be reaching the US a few months of so after they are launched in Japan. The new televisions will be part of the REGZA series and include the ZH500, the ZV500, the RH 500 and the CV500. ...

Pinnacle Launches New HD Sticks

Sunday, April 20th, 2008

Pinnacle Systems, Inc has announced its next generation Pinnacle PCTV ™ HD Stick and its PCTV ™ HD Pro Stick will be receiving some attractive upgrades. With these TV tuners, you can receive free digital HD and SD over the air. The new versions also support unencrypted digital ...

Octava Launches 3×4 HDMI VI.3

Friday, April 18th, 2008

Octava Inc has announced that it will be releasing a 3x4 HDMI VI.3 switch and splitter Distribution Amplifier. With this new HDMI device, you can deliver Full 1080P HD video and audio streams to up to four HD displays at the same time. This amp is designed to ...

Is 3-D HDTV the Next Big Thing?

Thursday, April 17th, 2008

It seems as if 3D television may be the “next best thing.” Or, at least it looks like several companies within the HDTV industry are hoping it will be. In fact, many within the industry are hoping that 3-D technology will help revitalize the entertainment industry in general ...

Sony Plans to Launch HDTVs with Integrated Blu-ray Players

Sunday, April 13th, 2008

Sony has made an exciting announcement for those that are looking to save space while still enjoying the full home theater effect – they will be launching an LCD HD television that comes complete with an integrated Blu-ray disc player. In fact, CEO of Sony Electronics, Ryoji Chubachi, said ...

Getting the Best Image from Your HDTV

Saturday, April 12th, 2008

Once you get that new HDTV home, there are a few steps you need to take in order to get the best picture possible. Otherwise, when you plug it in and turn on the switch, you might be disappointed in the quality of your set. This is because ...