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DVD Insider #63 - The Search for The Perfect TV Set

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DVD Insider #63 - The Search for The Perfect TV Set

The DVD Insider — July 31, 2006 20:00

"I can't seem to get that through to you. I'm not just talking about one person. I'm talking about everybody. I'm talking about form. I'm talking about content. I'm talking bout interrelationships.

Denon Announces New Recievers

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Denon Announces New Recievers

— July 25, 2006 19:00

Four New Mid-Tier and Entry-Level Models Are Added, with New Features and Capabilities Geared Toward the Custom Installation Marketplace

Microsoft Announces Zune Wireless Media Player

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Microsoft Announces Zune Wireless Media Player

— July 24, 2006 20:00

Weeks of speculation are over! Microsoft made it official last Friday when it announced the project "Zune" aimed at competing head to head with Apple.

Rumors of CableCard Demise

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Rumors of CableCard Demise

— July 11, 2006 20:00

Two years ago CableCard was going to release Cable TV subscribers from the bondage of the set top box and provide freedom to digital Cable aware devices like HTPC. A recent story in the New York

DVD Insider: The Million Dollar Baby

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DVD Insider: The Million Dollar Baby

The DVD Insider — July 09, 2006 20:00

It's the magic of risking everything for a dream that nobody sees but you...

Ask OPRA: Motorcade of Ignorance! Vol 4

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Ask OPRA: Motorcade of Ignorance! Vol 4

— July 09, 2006 19:00

From time to time OPRA is asked to give his opinion on something he actually knows about. Luckily, that time hasn't come yet. Still, unable to control his noise hole, he'll once again unenlighten the

Microsoft MP3 Players - Just In Time For Christmas

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Microsoft MP3 Players - Just In Time For Christmas

— July 06, 2006 20:00

According to the NY Times rumor mill Microsoft plans to jump into the MP3 Player market and go head to head against Apple. A marketplace struggle between Microsoft and Apple, could it be the good

Google – The Next Big Brother?

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Google – The Next Big Brother?

— July 03, 2006 20:00

So, I was perusing the news online today and came across an article on Reuters about yet another new Google service. Google Checkout is the latest tool created by the Internet giant to make your

Fatman iTube Dock - Tubing Your iPod

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Fatman iTube Dock - Tubing Your iPod

— July 02, 2006 20:00

Pimp my Tube... Tube my Pod... er, nevermind. I guess I won't be showing up on MTV with this gizmo anytime…

Blu-ray & HD DVD - Who Has the Upper Hand?

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Blu-ray & HD DVD - Who Has the Upper Hand?

— June 26, 2006 19:00

Samsung's newest Blu-ray player, the BD-P1000 vs Toshiba's HD-A1 HD DVD player, which one will win? We make some predictions, but only time will tell.

My Yearly Excursion to the Movie Theater

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My Yearly Excursion to the Movie Theater

— June 21, 2006 20:00

About two years ago, I my wife and I were in Los Angeles with some friends. For years she had heard me explain how great it was to go to the movies in LA, and finally she was going to experience it.

10 Reasons Why High Definition DVD Formats Have Already Failed

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10 Reasons Why High Definition DVD Formats Have Already Failed

— June 20, 2006 19:00

I'm not typically a doom and gloom kind of guy - really, I'm rather optimistic. But this pending format release/war is simply the most…

More Wi-fi Trouble on the Horizon

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More Wi-fi Trouble on the Horizon

— June 18, 2006 19:00

Philips just announced a deal with French semiconductor company Metalink Ltd to supply 802.11 draft-N chipsets for new Wi-Fi consumer electronics products.

For the Dad that Has Everything...

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For the Dad that Has Everything...

— June 14, 2006 20:00

Sometimes a product comes along that is so revolutionary, so innovative, that the entire world sits up and applauds. Well, the world may sit up, but that is not applause you are hearing.

Shh… Don’t Tell the Golden Ears!

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Shh… Don’t Tell the Golden Ears!

— June 13, 2006 20:00

Those damn kids, riding their skateboards and rollerblades. Always in front of the bank or grocery store. Someone should invent a repellent.…

TiVoCasting the Web to Your TV

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TiVoCasting the Web to Your TV

— June 08, 2006 20:00

TiVo subscribers armed with the new Series2 hardware can now view online content through their TV. TiVoCasting lets user's pipe…

Think Tank Dreams up a Portable Xbox

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Think Tank Dreams up a Portable Xbox

— June 06, 2006 20:00

The Diffusion Group is a media analyst think tank that believes Microsoft could be biding its time before diving into…

Hackers Infect Circuit City's Home Theater Forum

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Hackers Infect Circuit City's Home Theater Forum

— June 04, 2006 20:00

A mega-retailer that needs no introduction to Audioholics readers was the victim of a hack during the last couple of…

Toshiba Investigates DLP Lamp Problems

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Toshiba Investigates DLP Lamp Problems

— May 29, 2006 20:00

The company's new HD DVD Player may have taken Toshiba's share of press lately, letting rumors of its DLP lamp problems…

Reaping what you Sow

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Reaping what you Sow

— May 28, 2006 20:00

Being a fairly sarcastic person (and by fairly I mean very), one has to be aware of the karmic toll one's actions are sure…

World's Smallest Projector - In Your Eye!

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World's Smallest Projector - In Your Eye!

— May 23, 2006 20:00

We all like small. I mean, come on - thinner TV screens, smaller parts for a more compact design... About the only thing we…

Exploration of the  Best Rock Saxophone  Solos

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Exploration of the Best Rock Saxophone Solos

Impact Acoustics — May 23, 2006 20:00

"Learn to work with a saxophone, I play just what I feel…" - Steely Dan

Format Wars: Feel the Angst

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Format Wars: Feel the Angst

— May 16, 2006 20:00

Angst. A feeling of anxiety that may or may not be accompanied by depression. We've all felt it at one time or another. Many of us during our formative years…

Flushing Out Myths In Consumer Audio

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Flushing Out Myths In Consumer Audio

— May 14, 2006 20:00

Being a consumer in such a vast and complex field as consumer audio and video can be frustrating for neophytes looking to increase their knowledge base in hopes of making educated purchasing

IPTV - The Sky is Falling!

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IPTV - The Sky is Falling!

The DVD Insider — May 04, 2006 20:00

HD camcorders were beautiful and prices were heading in the right direction at NAB. Monitors were gorgeous and prices were heading in the right…

OPRA Tackles the Tough Questions - April 2006

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OPRA Tackles the Tough Questions - April 2006

— April 28, 2006 20:00

In the continuing tradition of staring unflinchingly into the face to the tough questions and just winging it, OPRA (that's me) once again pits his limited wits to the most vexing and immaterial

iPod to Have Samsung Inside

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iPod to Have Samsung Inside

— April 26, 2006 20:00

On Wednesday April 26th Samsung Electronics Co. announced it was awarded a major contract with Apple Computer Inc . The South Korean consumer electronics firm won its bid to produce the chips that

Matsushita Says NO to HD DVD-BD Compromise

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Matsushita Says NO to HD DVD-BD Compromise

— April 24, 2006 20:00

Matsushita (aka Panasonic in the US) is flat out removing any hope (as if there was any) of the Blu-ray and HD DVD formats coming together, saying: "The market will decide."