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Barry Willis Posted: Sep 01, 2003 Published: Sep 02, 2003 0 comments

Many home theater experts assert that a center channel loudspeaker belongs <I>behind</I> the screen&mdash;which is what commercial theaters do with them. Yet many acoustically-transparent perforated screens contribute moir&#233; interference to the image when used with fixed-pixel (LCD, DLP, and D-ILA) projectors.

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SV Staff Posted: Jul 28, 2009 0 comments
If you go to your installer and tell him that you want a 98-inch display driven off of an NEC projector and some custom Draper projection mirrors, he would probably drop his tape measure in surprise. That's the task that mom, Lisa Montgomery...
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Michael Berk Posted: May 10, 2011 0 comments

Following yesterday's YouTube announcement, Google should have even more big news today - the Google I/O developer conference kicks off today at noon, with the license-free

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Peter Putman Posted: Dec 01, 2003 0 comments
"Oh what a beautiful morning, oh what a beautiful day! Monday Night Football's in HD, everything's going my way. . ." (With apologies to Rodgers and Hammerstein.)
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Darryl Wilkinson Posted: Jul 11, 2005 0 comments
How many people really are watching analog over-the-air TV broadcasts?
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Mark Fleischmann Posted: Jan 22, 2013 1 comments
If you’re used to plugging your unencrypted basic-cable feed directly into your TV’s QAM tuner, you might want to sit down. We’ve got some bad news: The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) has caved in to decades of cable-industry lobbying and will now allow cable operators to encrypt basic-cable service—the bottom tier consisting mostly of broadcast channels—in digital cable systems. In-the-clear cable service, mandated 20 years ago by an act of Congress, is all but dead.
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SV Staff Posted: Jun 04, 2010 0 comments
Monitor Audio has just announced a new line of outdoor, all-weather speakers for patios, yards, and other outside applications. The line includes the CL50, CL60, CL80, and CL60-T2. The CL50, 60, and 80 are two-way satellites with single 1-inch...
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SV Staff Posted: Aug 26, 2013 0 comments
Monitor Audio has upgraded and expanded its Radius Series line of speakers. The new eight model lineup includes the R200 center-channel speaker and Radius One soundbar—both slimmed-down to 2.5 inches deep—and two reengineered compact powered subwoofers, the Radius 380 and 390.
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SV Staff Posted: Jul 26, 2007 0 comments
Twin bands of different eras? I just couldn't resist putting them together in the same barrelful . . . From the Monkees, we have double-disc reissues of two 1967 albums, Headquarters and Pisces, Aquarius, Capricorn & Jones Ltd. (both Rhino)....
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Mark Fleischmann Posted: Aug 30, 2007 0 comments
The thicket of confusion surrounding HDMI and the marketing magic of the premium-cable industry come together in a glorious new set of assertions by MonsterCable, with products to match.
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SV Staff Posted: Nov 10, 2015 Published: Nov 09, 2015 0 comments
Monster today introduced the ClarityHD line of earbuds intended to replace the cheap ’buds that come with smartphones and other portable devices.

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SV Staff Posted: Apr 05, 2010 0 comments
Celebrities just aren't enough for Monster's headphone branding, and so the company is going after sports teams. Monster has just announced "Beats by Dr. Dre Red Sox Edition," a new set of Beats headphones covered in Red Sox team colors and logos....
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SV Staff Posted: Jun 07, 2010 0 comments
Monster has started shipping its FlatScreen SuperThin Cables for HDMI, which (spoiler alert!) are much thinner than regular cables. According to Monster, these new cables are 55% thinner than conventional HDMI cables. Thinness alone isn't that...
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SV Staff Posted: Sep 23, 2009 0 comments
Monster Cable is best known for its A/V cables, but it recently got into the headphone business. Just a few months after showing off its Turbine in-ear headphones, Monster is announcing the even higher-end Turbine Pro headphones. The company calls...
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SV Staff Posted: Jan 07, 2010 0 comments
Monster has unveiled yet another set of headphones, the "Jamz" series. While not linked to a specific musician, Monster's Jamz bear some resemblance to the company's "Beats by Dre" and "Miles Davis Tribute" headphones, along with some similarity to...


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