Archive for July, 2008

Sony Bravia S-Series KDL-46S4100 46-Inch 1080p LCD HDTV Review

Wednesday, July 30th, 2008

OK, so the name’s a mouthful, there’s no chance of you ever remembering it, and even if you like the sound of it after this review, by the time you get to the shop you’ll probably have forgotten what it’s called and come home with some clapped out old analogue ...

FlyWire For HDTV

Sunday, July 27th, 2008

Wires are a huge problem. Right from when the first electrical devices went mainstream and began dominating homes, wires have littered rooms, covering walls, floors and almost every corner available. With the introduction of HDTV, there are even more gadgets and set-top boxes which need to be plugged in, and so ...

Calibrating Your Television for an Excellent Picture

Sunday, July 27th, 2008

When you bring home a new television, there are a few steps you need to take to make certain you get the best picture possible. Although there is software available to help you calibrate your television, there are a few things to keep in mind if you are trying ...

Adult Consumers Still Prefer Watching Television the Traditional Way

Thursday, July 24th, 2008

A recent survey conducted by Nielsen found that most adults prefer watching cable channels on a traditional television set rather than over the PC. In fact, 94% of those that subscribe to satellite or cable report having a preference for their television sets rather than using online systems on ...

Why Did HD DVD Lose To Blu-Ray?

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008

For those of you who don’t know, about a year or so ago, a fierce battle was raging to claim the future of video recording material and the machines videos are played on. The battle was between Blu-Ray, which is quickly taking over from DVD as the industry standard, and ...

Sony Announces New Video Service

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008

Sony has recently announced that it will be offering its “eyeVio HD Pro” service. Through this service, consumer will be able to post and share HDTV video files through the company’s video sharing portal, which is to be called “eyeVio.” The company has actually been running the service since ...

Consumers Becoming Increasingly Disgruntled with Television Customer Service Centers

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2008

According to a recent survey, computers are getting quite fed up with customer service representatives for television providers. In fact, the industry came in last place when it came to customer satisfaction, even falling behind computer companies and insurance companies. In addition, the industry fell 3 percent since ...

High Definition Gaming on the PS3

Monday, July 21st, 2008

More than 30 years ago, pong, the first ever video game, began production and quickly took its place in bars across America. It was so popular because of the gameplay, no one cared about the poor graphics or the limited features – pong was fun. Now in 2008, we live in ...

Panasonic Viera TH-50PZ800U Review

Sunday, July 20th, 2008

2008 is the first year where HDTV sets are a common item across the world, now taking their place in the living rooms of millions of people, but if you haven’t made the switch to HD yet, and have a bit of cash to throw around, this TV is definitely ...

Philips Develops New White Space Broadband Technology

Sunday, July 20th, 2008

Philips Electronics has reported to the FCC that it has developed a technology that will make it possible for consumers to create home networks that allow the transmission of wireless HDTV among the various rooms in their homes. In addition, the company claims this technology makes it possible for ...