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SV Staff Posted: Nov 07, 2008 0 comments
This one seems to be a no-brainer. According to a new study by ABI Research, age plays a part in how viewers access their video content. “The willingness to adopt new forms of entertainment delivery is in many cases determined by the age of...
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SV Staff Posted: Nov 07, 2008 0 comments
Looks like I bought a new cellphone a few years too early. While most phones are maxing out these days at around 5 megapixels — 8 if you're lucky — Sony Ericsson just announced plans to blow those numbers out of the water.In a bit of...
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Mark Fleischmann Posted: Nov 07, 2008 0 comments
Following the DTV transition next February, cable systems will be required to carry broadcast channels, under a ruling by the U.S. Court of Appeals that upheld requirements of the Federal Communications Commission. Must-carry rules are nothing new. What is noteworthy here is that they will continue after the transition.
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SV Staff Posted: Nov 06, 2008 0 comments
Lasers have left science fiction movies and just gone to the movies. The Chinese Academy of Science has developed a projector with lasers as the key ingredient. Unlike plasma TVs that display about 50% of the color range visible to the human eye,...
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SV Staff Posted: Nov 06, 2008 0 comments
One of the most fascinating facts I learned in college was that microphones and loudspeakers are really physically the same. Well, you know those parabolic microphones you see on the sidelines of football games? You know, the ones that look like...
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SV Staff Posted: Nov 06, 2008 0 comments
Long the home for user-created video clips, YouTube is looking at offering feature films. Yup — full-length feature flicks from one of the biggest Hollywood studios. Hulu better watch out. According to a report on CNET news, an exec with inside...
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Scott Wilkinson Posted: Nov 06, 2008 1 comments

Joel Hoekstra asks a couple of common questions about TV specs:

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Mark Fleischmann Posted: Nov 06, 2008 0 comments
Dolby Digital Plus will make its broadcast debut in France's recently launched HDTV platform.
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SV Staff Posted: Nov 05, 2008 0 comments
Just in time for the 3D release of Journey to the Center of the Earth on Blu-ray in 3D, JVC is launching a 3D projector designed for the home market. This is the world's first 3D projector for the home. The DLA-RS2 uses D-ILA projection, and...
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Eleven months into the 50th-anniversary year of this magazine, we still just want to celebrate. And ever since we ran our "Top 50 DVDs of All Time", you just knew we'd have to do the music side of the Sound & Vision equation.

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