Archive for July, 2009

HDTV – The Revolution of Gaming

Saturday, July 18th, 2009

If you’re like me, you remember the beginning of entertainment gaming; starting back with Atari, Nintendo, and Sega, all the way up to the newer Playstation, Xbox and Wii. There were a few less popular systems along the way, but for the most part, the greats were great. One thing ...

The Revolution of Entertainment

Saturday, July 18th, 2009

Picture this: You’re stuck on the freeway when all of a sudden, 15 car lengths ahead of you, a bus explodes in a massive fire ball, showering all the surrounding cars with parts. You see a body part come flying through the air towards you and land on the car ...

Why All The Hype?

Saturday, July 18th, 2009

Over the last few years, you may have noticed a huge spike in advertising about HDTV, and you may be wondering, “Why is there all this hype about HDTV? What is so great about it?” There are actually very good answers to these questions, when you take a look at ...

The HDTV Switch Over

Saturday, July 18th, 2009

Over the last three or four years, you have undoubtedly heard a great deal about the HDTV switch over. You may have been less than enthused about the switch, or you may have absolutely no idea if and/or how it was going to affect you. First let’s go over exactly ...

Size Does Matter

Saturday, July 18th, 2009

Have you ever heard the anecdote that “size doesn’t matter”? Well, if someone tries to tell you that while you’re shopping for your new HDTV, you may want to see if they’re running a fever, or maybe ask them what planet they hail from. Of course size matters. If size ...

History of HDTV

Thursday, July 16th, 2009

High Definition Television is the newest standard when it comes to television and entertainment. Oddly enough, the advancements into high definition started a lot earlier than most people realize. Over the last 15 years, High Definition has made improvements by leaps and bounds in today’s market. With many different types ...

Types of HDTV – LCD

Thursday, July 16th, 2009

While most consumers have heard of High Definition Television, they may get confused when it comes to differentiating between the various types of screens. The most well known of these are LCDs, Plasmas, and Projections. While there are still others, they are generally considered to be impractical seeing as they ...

Types of HDTV – Plasma

Thursday, July 16th, 2009

With all the different types of High Definition Televisions out on the market today, it can be hard to find the one that is best for you. There are LCDs, Plasmas, and Projections. There are also a few other types, but for the most part they are either still under ...

What is HDTV?

Thursday, July 16th, 2009

If you have gone shopping for a new TV in the last 10 years or so, this is no doubt a question you have asked yourself as the customer service representative tried to sell you that big, beautiful, and ultimately expensive television. I asked myself the same question the first ...

Types of HDTV – Projection

Thursday, July 16th, 2009

With so many different terms being used with HDTV, it can get confusing for consumers to distinguish between them all. There are a few major forms of High Definition Television. These include Front and Rear projection televisions, LCDs, and Plasma screens. There are a few other types on the market ...