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Twas the Night Before an Audioholic's Christmas...

Twas the Night Before an Audioholic's Christmas...

Twas the night before Christmas when all through the…

Twas the night before Christmas when all through the…

— December 04, 2005 19:00 in Editorials

Getting a Sony Root(kit) Canal

Getting a Sony Root(kit) Canal

I Love It When a Plan Comes Together

I Love It When a Plan Comes Together

The DVD Insider — November 27, 2005 19:00 in Editorials

An Introduction to Imaging Science

An Introduction to Imaging Science

Excerpts and Notes from the Home Theater Cruise Presented by: Terry Paulin

Excerpts and Notes from the Home Theater Cruise Presented by: Terry Paulin

, — October 30, 2005 19:00 in Editorials

Video iPod... The Art of the Deal

Video iPod... The Art of the Deal

"Every Dream Has a Price" - Oliver Stone's Wall Street …

"Every Dream Has a Price" - Oliver Stone's Wall Street …

The DVD Insider — October 26, 2005 19:00 in Editorials

Five (5) Audio Myths Dispelled

Five (5) Audio Myths Dispelled

This article was originally published on AudioXpress, and dives into five audio myths that many well intentioned and well informed audiophiles still believe. They are: damping factor, magnetic shielding, gold in the best conductor, bass reflex is more efficient than sealed enclosures, and the "perfect" driver. Read on to have your universe shattered.

This article was originally published on AudioXpress, and dives into five audio myths that many well intentioned and well informed audiophiles still believe.

— October 17, 2005 19:00 in Editorials

The Demand for HDTV and Emergence of IPTV

The Demand for HDTV and Emergence of IPTV

The standards for digital TV have been in place since 1994. It has only been in the last few years that the sale of HDTV…

The standards for digital TV have been in place since 1994. It has only been in the last few years that the sale of HDTV…

The DVD Insider — October 16, 2005 20:00 in Editorials

The State of Downloadable Music & Storage

The State of Downloadable Music & Storage

Hardware, software, content owners and service providers are saying what Estelle Reiner (mother of Rob Reiner) said after watching Meg Ryan explain intimate relationships in…

Hardware, software, content owners and service providers are saying what Estelle Reiner (mother of Rob Reiner) said after watching Meg Ryan explain intimate relationships in…

The DVD Insider — October 09, 2005 20:00 in Editorials

Toshiba's Latest Round of HD-DVD Woes

Toshiba's Latest Round of HD-DVD Woes

In what appears to be a double play on Toshiba this week, Reuters reported that Paramount has officially backed Blu-ray Disc (joining Apple,…

In what appears to be a double play on Toshiba this week, Reuters reported that Paramount has officially backed Blu-ray Disc (joining Apple,…

— October 03, 2005 20:00 in Editorials

Audioholism - Is There an End?

Audioholism - Is There an End?

I knew there was something awry the moment I entered the house.

I knew there was something awry the moment I entered the house.

Peter J. Benson — September 25, 2005 20:00 in Editorials

Ask OPRA: Comparing Subs, Cables

Ask OPRA: Comparing Subs, Cables

In the continuing tradition of addressing the critical issues in Home Audio and Home Theater, OPRA returns with new wisdom, new suggestions, and new lists…all of stemming from a shockingly bad grasp of the basic functioning of speakers, amplifiers, and electricity in general. Read at your own risk.

In the continuing tradition of addressing the critical issues in Home Audio and Home Theater, OPRA returns with new wisdom, new suggestions, and new lists…all of stemming from a shockingly bad grasp

— September 22, 2005 20:00 in Editorials

The State of Blu-ray and HD-DVD

The State of Blu-ray and HD-DVD

It has been two-and-a-half years since next generation DVD was first announced (actually CES of 2003) by Sony.

It has been two-and-a-half years since next generation DVD was first announced (actually CES of 2003) by Sony.

The DVD Insider — September 20, 2005 20:00 in Editorials

IPTV: HDTV and More on Computers

IPTV: HDTV and More on Computers

"The day I made that statement, about inventing the Internet, I was tired because I'd been up all night inventing the Camcorder" -- Al Gore

"The day I made that statement, about inventing the Internet, I was tired because I'd been up all night inventing the Camcorder" -- Al Gore

The DVD Insider — September 18, 2005 20:00 in Editorials

Tom's Story: One Shoe to Rule Them All, and in the Press Room Bind Him

Tom's Story: One Shoe to Rule Them All, and in the Press Room Bind Him

After my whopping 3 hours of sleep, I trudge downstairs to have breakfast with the gang. I'm so tired I can't decide if I should call my wife or not because I can't figure out if she's an hour ahead or behind. I decide that discretion is the better part of valor because if I wake the baby up, I'm doomed.

After my whopping 3 hours of sleep, I trudge downstairs to have breakfast with the gang. I'm so tired I can't decide if I should call my wife or not because I can't figure out if she's an hour ahead

— September 09, 2005 20:00 in Editorials

Toshiba, Sony Fail to Unify Hi-Def DVD Format

Toshiba, Sony Fail to Unify Hi-Def DVD Format

Plans for a "one format to rule them all" unified high definition DVD format seems to now be officially scrapped after Sony Corp. and…

Plans for a "one format to rule them all" unified high definition DVD format seems to now be officially scrapped after Sony Corp. and…

— August 22, 2005 20:00 in Editorials