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Thomas J. Norton Posted: Jul 31, 2005 Published: Aug 01, 2005 0 comments

<I>Directed by Katsuhiro Otomo. Aspect ratio: 1.85:1 (anamorphic). Dolby Digital 5.1 (English, Japanese), Dolby Surround (French, Spanish, Portuguese). 126 minutes. 2004. Sony Pictures Home Entertainment 05503. PG-13. $49.95.</I>

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Scott Wilkinson Posted: Jul 30, 2005 Published: Jul 31, 2005 0 comments

Twentieth Century Fox announced on Friday that it will release content on the high-definition Blu-ray Disc format through its subsidiary, Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment LLC. This is hardly surprising&mdash;the studio has been a member of the Blu-ray Disc Association (BDA) board of directors since October 2004&mdash;but they haven't committed to releasing titles on that format until now.

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Thomas J. Norton Posted: Jul 30, 2005 Published: Jul 31, 2005 0 comments

The first projector in SIM2's new Multimedia Grand Cinema C3X series was demonstrated to the press last week at the Italian Trade Council's New York City headquarters. SIM2 invested $5 million developing the new C3X projector. The few 3-chip DLP designs that have been introduced to the consumer market so far are large, heavy, and expensive. SIM2 appears to have solved the large and heavy issues. At a svelte 19 pounds, the C3X is not much more massive than the company's 1-chip models, and only about twice their compact size.

Posted: Jul 28, 2005 0 comments

Chances are you already have a DVD player. But is it up to date? A little research and a few extra bucks is all it takes to get a killer player that does a lot more than movies. And burning your own DVDs is now easier - and cheaper! - than ever before.

Posted: Jul 28, 2005 0 comments

Believe it or not, it's possible to get surround sound at home that's every bit as thrilling as what you experience in a movie theater. Get the right receiver and surround sound speakers, and you may never leave home!

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Shopping Tips

Stick with Reputable Brands and Retailers Be wary of deals that seem too good to be true - especially online. While megastores can offer a big selection and big discounts, specialty retailers may have dedicated home theater demo rooms and can offer much more personal service.

Posted: Jul 28, 2005 0 comments

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Stick with Reputable Brands and Retailers Be wary of deals that seem too good to be true - especially online. While megastores can offer a big selection and big discounts, specialty retailers may have dedicated home theater demo rooms and can offer much more personal service.

Posted: Jul 28, 2005 0 comments
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Scott Wilkinson Posted: Jul 28, 2005 0 comments

NASA has geared up for the space shuttle's return to flight with an upgrade of the visual-analysis equipment at its Ice/Debris Image Analysis Facility at Kennedy Space Center. The JVC DLA-QX1 will be used to analyze flight data in conjunction with the SGI Onyx visualization system from Silicon Graphics.

Posted: Jul 27, 2005 0 comments

Today's HDTV landscape is bustling with choices that go well beyond simply choosing how big a screen you want.

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