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New HDMI & DVI Switchers from Gefen

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New HDMI & DVI Switchers from Gefen

— October 18, 2004 20:00

Gefen's new HDMI Switchers provide control of two or more audio/video components, including DVD players, satellite set top systems and now video gaming consoles. Using a single HD display is made

Sonance Introduces Cinema Select In-Wall Speakers

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Sonance Introduces Cinema Select In-Wall Speakers

— October 17, 2004 19:00

Focusing on high performance home theater surround sound systems for moderately-sized rooms, Sonance unveiled its new Cinema Select line of THX Select certified in-wall home theater loudspeakers. The

Windows Media Center Edition 2005 & the MS Strategy

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Windows Media Center Edition 2005 & the MS Strategy

— October 15, 2004 19:00

The good old days of home electronics weren't so good for the Analog family. Those were the days when each room of their home and each of their electronic devices was an independent island in a vast

Humax Announces TiVo-Powered DRT-800 DVR and DVD Recorder

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Humax Announces TiVo-Powered DRT-800 DVR and DVD Recorder

— October 14, 2004 20:00

Humax USA, the "Easy-Digital" company, in its partnership with TiVo (Nasdaq: TIVO - News), the creator of and a leader in television services for digital video recorders (DVR), today redefine the DVD

Pinnacle Loudspeakers Unveils SUBcompact 6: The World's Smallest Powered Subwoofer!

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Pinnacle Loudspeakers Unveils SUBcompact 6: The World's Smallest Powered Subwoofer!

— October 13, 2004 20:00

Pinnacle introduces a new solution for space saving subwoofers: the SUBcompact6. Like its brothers (the SubSonic, the Baby Boomer, the Digital Sub 600, Baby Boomer Plus and SuperSonic), this is an

Atlantic Technology Debuts FS-3200 Speakers

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Atlantic Technology Debuts FS-3200 Speakers

— October 13, 2004 19:00

Atlantic Technology has introduced two new loudspeaker models that are sonically and visually optimized for use with the latest generation of flat screen video displays. The Model FS-3200LR and

Logitech Harmony 680 HTPC Remote Control

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Logitech Harmony 680 HTPC Remote Control

— October 12, 2004 20:00

Logitech today unveiled the first Harmony remote specifically designed to control a PC running on Microsoft Windows XP Media Center Edition (Media Center PC) - and any devices that may be connected

LSI Logic DiMeNsion 1st Single-Chip DVD Recorder to Receive DivX HT Certification

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LSI Logic DiMeNsion 1st Single-Chip DVD Recorder to Receive DivX HT Certification

— October 10, 2004 20:00

LSI Logic Corporation (NYSE: LSI), a leader in innovative digital media processing technologies for the Digital Home, today announced that the second-generation LSI Logic DiMeNsion(TM) DVD recorder

Terk Introduces Compact Outdoor HDTV Antenna

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Terk Introduces Compact Outdoor HDTV Antenna

— October 10, 2004 20:00

TERK Technologies Corp., a leader in antenna technology for TV, satellite, radio and mobile communications applications, announced the introduction of its HDTVo, a highly compact amplified outdoor

Antex Electronics Introduces MultiZone XM Satellite Receiver

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Antex Electronics Introduces MultiZone XM Satellite Receiver

— October 07, 2004 20:00

Expanding their line of TriplePlay satellite radio receivers designed for multi-room and multi-zone distributed audio systems, Antex Electronics, a leading developer and supplier of OEM

SRS Labs' Added to MSI MEGA Home Theater PCs

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SRS Labs' Added to MSI MEGA Home Theater PCs

— October 07, 2004 20:00

SRS Labs, Inc., a leading provider of innovative audio, voice and semiconductor technology solutions, today announced that Micro-Star International (MSI), a global leader in personal computer

D2Audio MXR and MXM Digital Amplifiers

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D2Audio MXR and MXM Digital Amplifiers

— October 06, 2004 20:00

D2Audio today announced two new amplifier products targeting mainstream audio systems: the MXM for multi-room distributed audio systems and the MXR for audio video receivers and home theaters. These

Canon Introduces Realis SX50 LCOS Projector

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Canon Introduces Realis SX50 LCOS Projector

— October 05, 2004 20:00

After years of research and development, Canon today introduced a product intended not only to impact the presentation and multimedia industry but also to add new light to advances in projection

DTS 96/24 and DTS-ES Software Encoders

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DTS 96/24 and DTS-ES Software Encoders

— October 05, 2004 20:00

October 6, 2004 - DTS (Digital Theater Systems, Inc.) (NASDAQ: DTSI) announces the availability of two new DTS pro audio software encoders: the Pro Series 6.1 Surround Encoder, which is the

Candlestick Park Renamed by Monster Cable

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Candlestick Park Renamed by Monster Cable

— September 29, 2004 20:00

Some fans think 44-year-old Candlestick Park is already a dinosaur. Now the San Francisco 49ers' home stadium has the name to match. The team announced Tuesday a 4-year agreement with Monster Cable

MultEQ's Immersive Sound: Sweet Spots All Around

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MultEQ's Immersive Sound: Sweet Spots All Around

— September 29, 2004 20:00

A new upgrade for home theater enthusiasts provides as many as eight listeners with the same surroundsound experience. The new system is one of the first to apply "fuzzy logic" to audio, assigning

Logitech Z-5500 Speakers - Wake the Neighbors!

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Logitech Z-5500 Speakers - Wake the Neighbors!

— September 29, 2004 19:00

Logitech, a leading manufacturer of multimedia PC speakers, today announced two new speaker systems designed to shake the rafters -- of the house across the street. The Logitech Z-5500 Digital and

Energy Speaker Systems Announces New EAS In-Wall Speakers

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Energy Speaker Systems Announces New EAS In-Wall Speakers

— September 27, 2004 19:00

EAS Architectural Series Energy Speaker Systems is proud to introduce the new EAS Architectural series of in-wall and in-ceiling loudspeakers. The EAS Series has been designed with the custom

DTS Mandatory Format for Blu-ray Disc and HD-DVD

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DTS Mandatory Format for Blu-ray Disc and HD-DVD

— September 26, 2004 20:00

DTS (Digital Theater Systems, Inc.) (NASDAQ: DTSI) today announced that its DTS Coherent Acoustics coding system has been selected as mandatory audio technology for both the Blu-ray Disc (BD) and

FCC Pushes High Speed TV over Internet

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FCC Pushes High Speed TV over Internet

— September 15, 2004 20:00

U.S. Federal Communications Commission Chairman Michael Powell on Wednesday said technology and telecommunications companies are racing to develop ways to pipe television shows into consumers' homes

ReplayTV Announces Service Discount

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ReplayTV Announces Service Discount

— September 15, 2004 20:00

ReplayTV®, the inventor and creator of personal television recorders, today announced a new discounted pricing structure for customers with multiple ReplayTV units. ReplayTV will now offer the

XM Radio Launches Online Music Service

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XM Radio Launches Online Music Service

— September 15, 2004 20:00

XM Satellite Radio, the nation's largest provider of satellite radio with more than 2.1 million subscribers, today announced the introduction of XM Radio Online, a premium Internet music service to

FOX Sports Ushers in HD Era

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FOX Sports Ushers in HD Era

— September 13, 2004 20:00

FOX Sports sprang to life on Sept. 4, 1994 , when the NFL on FOX premiered with doubleheader coverage of six games. Almost 10 years to the day later, Sept. 12, 2004 , FOX Sports HD was born,

Sony Unveils World's First HDV 1080i Camcorder

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Sony Unveils World's First HDV 1080i Camcorder

— September 06, 2004 20:00

Sony, the worldwide camcorder market leader, today took another leap forward with the introduction of the world's first HDV 1080i camcorder. The HDR-FX1 Handycam® camcorder records and plays back

Buy.com Ups the Digital Music Ante with 256K

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Buy.com Ups the Digital Music Ante with 256K

— September 06, 2004 19:00

Buy.com, the Internet Superstore, today announced that a significant portion of the over 500,000 songs offered for download in its Digital Music store are now available in extremely high definition

DTS Files Trademark Infringement Lawsuit against Shinco

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DTS Files Trademark Infringement Lawsuit against Shinco

— September 01, 2004 20:00

DTS (Digital Theater Systems, Inc.) and DTS China Licensing (Hong Kong) Ltd. announced the commencement of legal proceedings against Shinco International AV Co. Ltd., Jiangsu Shinco Electronic Group

Stewart Launches ISF-Certified GrayHawk RS Screen

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Stewart Launches ISF-Certified GrayHawk RS Screen

— September 01, 2004 20:00

The Stewart Filmscreen's StudioTek 130 has long been and continues to be the standard reference white screen material of the industry. Now Stewart releases a brand new reference screen for digital

ARCHOS Unveils First Digital Music Player with Color Video

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ARCHOS Unveils First Digital Music Player with Color Video

— August 31, 2004 20:00

ARCHOS(TM), Inc., the pioneer and technology leader in pocket-sized audio and video digital media solutions for mobile consumers, today announced the launch of the Gmini400, a revolutionary new