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Lexicon Launches Flagship RV-8 A/V Receiver

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Lexicon Launches Flagship RV-8 A/V Receiver

— July 14, 2004 19:00

Lexicon, Inc., a Harman International company (NYSE: HAR), announces the introduction of the RV-8 Receiver, an eight-channel audio/video control center with independent zone monitoring that provides

Movie Industry and Tech Companies Unite to Develop New Consumer Entertainment Experiences

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Movie Industry and Tech Companies Unite to Develop New Consumer Entertainment Experiences

— July 13, 2004 20:00

IBM, Intel Corporation, Microsoft, Panasonic (Matsushita Electric), Sony, Toshiba, The Walt Disney Company, and Warner Bros. Studios today announced the formation of Advanced Access Content System

Denon CEDIA 2004 New Products - Receivers, DVD Players, More

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Denon CEDIA 2004 New Products - Receivers, DVD Players, More

— July 13, 2004 19:00

Denon Electronics, a world leader in high-performance home theater products, today unveiled a broad range of advanced audio/video components that combine some of today's most innovative technologies

New Denon DVD Players Lineup: DVD-3910, DVD-1910, DVD-2910

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New Denon DVD Players Lineup: DVD-3910, DVD-1910, DVD-2910

— July 13, 2004 19:00

Denon Electronics, a world leader in high-performance audio/video components, today unveiled a new line of advanced DVD players for 2004. The company's new players include two "universal" models

New Denon Receivers - AVR-2105, AVR-5805, AVR-2805, AVR-1905, and AVR-1705

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New Denon Receivers - AVR-2105, AVR-5805, AVR-2805, AVR-1905, and AVR-1705

— July 13, 2004 19:00

Denon Electronics, one of the world's premier manufacturers of high-quality home theater receivers, is leading the way in the era of great home theater surround sound with a completely revamped line

Canton Releases CD 300 Series Flat Panel Loudspeakers

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Canton Releases CD 300 Series Flat Panel Loudspeakers

— July 11, 2004 20:00

Canton has introduced the first of a new line of slender, high performance aluminum loudspeakers designed to sonically and visually compliment modern flat-screen video displays. The Canton CD 300

Syntax Groups Reveals Olevia 20" LCD TV for under $700

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Syntax Groups Reveals Olevia 20" LCD TV for under $700

— July 11, 2004 20:00

Responding to a growing demand from consumers who desire a truly affordable digital television experience without sacrificing product quality or features, Syntax Groups Corporation*, an emerging

Mordaunt-Short Genie Loudspeakers Preview

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Mordaunt-Short Genie Loudspeakers Preview

— July 11, 2004 19:00

Genie™ is a revolution in Home Theater. With nearly four decades' expertise producing outstanding, award-winning loudspeakers, Genie combines Mordaunt-Short's passion for sound reproduction with a

ReplayTV Rebate Announced for 5500 Series DVRs

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ReplayTV Rebate Announced for 5500 Series DVRs

— July 08, 2004 20:00

ReplayTV®, the inventor and creator of personal television, today announced a consumer rebate program for its award-winning 5500 Series Digital Video Recorders, the industry's broadest range of

Runco Debuts Video Xtreme VX-2c DLP Projection System

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Runco Debuts Video Xtreme VX-2c DLP Projection System

— July 04, 2004 20:00

Runco International, the world leader in high-end home theater video display technology, steps into the future once again with the introduction of the Video Xtreme™ VX-2c Projection System . This

Panasonic Sponsors Consumer HDTV Upgrades for  Cable Viewers

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Panasonic Sponsors Consumer HDTV Upgrades for Cable Viewers

— July 01, 2004 20:00

Panasonic has announced a consumer promotional program to encourage consumers to take the next step in home entertainment and upgrade to high-definition digital TV. Just in time for the 2004 Summer

Sony Vaio Pocket Digital Music Player Competes with iPod

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Sony Vaio Pocket Digital Music Player Competes with iPod

— July 01, 2004 20:00

Offering a bright new window on your favorite tunes, Sony's VAIO® Pocket hard drive digital music player, announced today, features a 2.2-inch color LCD display so you can display full-color photos

Onkyo DV-CP802 Universal DVD/SACD Changer Shipping

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Onkyo DV-CP802 Universal DVD/SACD Changer Shipping

— June 29, 2004 20:00

Onkyo has introduced the DV-CP802, a six disc progressive scan DVD changer that is compatible with nearly every disc format in use today, including DVD-Audio and multichannel SACD high-resolution

Axion Launches World’s Smallest Handheld Rechargeable TFT LCD TV

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Axion Launches World’s Smallest Handheld Rechargeable TFT LCD TV

— June 27, 2004 20:00

The AXION branded ACN-5327 (MSRP $149) is a 2.5" TFT LCD handheld TV features built-in rechargeable circuitry, and includes four Nickel Metal Hydride (NiMH) rechargeable batteries with an AC

2004 Sales of Consumer Electronics to Set New Record

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2004 Sales of Consumer Electronics to Set New Record

— June 23, 2004 20:00

Manufacturer-to-dealer sales of consumer electronics products will total a record $101 billion in 2004 - a five percent increase over 2003 - according to figures released today by the Consumer

2006 CES Expands to Sands Convention Center

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2006 CES Expands to Sands Convention Center

— June 23, 2004 20:00

In an effort to improve logistics and meet the demand for exhibit booth space, the International CES, the world's largest annual tradeshow for consumer technology, has contracted with the Sands

Any Music Inc Established to Offer Music Distribution Direct to Audio Equipment

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Any Music Inc Established to Offer Music Distribution Direct to Audio Equipment

— June 23, 2004 20:00

On February 1, 2004 eight companies (Kenwood Corp., Sharp Corp., Sony Corp., Pioneer Corp., Onkyo Corp., D & M Holdings Inc., Victor Company of Japan, Ltd. (JVC), and Yamaha Corp.) agreed on a joint

Canton Ergo Line Gets 8 New Models, Upgraded Crossovers

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Canton Ergo Line Gets 8 New Models, Upgraded Crossovers

— June 23, 2004 20:00

Canton has introduced eight new loudspeakers in its premium Ergo line, including a new powered subwoofer and seven full-range models featuring new crossover technology for a remarkable refinement in

Canton Polishes Karat L-Class with New Bookshelf and Center Channel Monitors

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Canton Polishes Karat L-Class with New Bookshelf and Center Channel Monitors

— June 23, 2004 20:00

Canton has introduced two new full-range speakers in its Karat L-Class, the Karat L 100 two-way bookshelf monitor, and the 2-1/2 way CL 400 center channel. These models are the largest bookshelf and

Denon's AVR-3805 7-channel Receiver Shown at CES 2004

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Denon's AVR-3805 7-channel Receiver Shown at CES 2004

— June 23, 2004 20:00

At CES 2004 Denon Electronics, the industry's leading manufacturer of high-quality home theater receivers, is breaking the surround sound price/performance barrier again with the introduction of its

DISCover ApeXtreme & Next Generation Game Consoles at E3

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DISCover ApeXtreme & Next Generation Game Consoles at E3

— June 23, 2004 20:00

Digital Interactive Systems Corporation (DISC), creator of the DISCover® Game Consoles, announced today that it will be an exhibitor at this year's E3, May 12-14 in Los Angeles, CA, where it will

DLP SXGA+ Resolution Announced by Texas Instruments

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DLP SXGA+ Resolution Announced by Texas Instruments

— June 23, 2004 20:00

Texas Instruments at Infocomm announced a new DLP SXGA+ offering, providing customers a 1400 x 1050 resolution, the highest single-chip resolution available for the projector market today.

DTS Announces Lossless Digital Sound for Cinema

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DTS Announces Lossless Digital Sound for Cinema

— June 23, 2004 20:00

March 22, 2004 -- DTS (Digital Theater Systems, Inc.) (NASDAQ: DTSI) announces the development of a system for delivering lossless digital soundtracks into movie theatres. With DTS lossless

DTS Releases Porcupine Tree 'In Absentia' on DVD-Audio

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DTS Releases Porcupine Tree 'In Absentia' on DVD-Audio

— June 23, 2004 20:00

February 18, 2004 - DTS (Digital Theater Systems, Inc.) (Nasdaq: DTSI) entertainment label, DTS Entertainment (DTSE) today announced a March 9th street date for the DVD-Audio version of Porcupine

DVD Forum Approves WMVHD VC-9 CODEC for HD-DVD

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DVD Forum Approves WMVHD VC-9 CODEC for HD-DVD

— June 23, 2004 20:00

Microsoft has come a long way from its announcement at CES 2004 that it had entered the foray of high-definition DVD. This week the company won a very crucial vote when the Steering Committee for the

HD Radio Rollout Strengthened by iBiquity

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HD Radio Rollout Strengthened by iBiquity

— June 23, 2004 20:00

iBiquity Digital Corporation, the sole developer of HD Radio™ technology, today announced that it has added two new members to its commercialization team to assist in the expanded rollout of AM/FM

Hogan Osawa Appointed President of Yamaha Electronics Corporation

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Hogan Osawa Appointed President of Yamaha Electronics Corporation

— June 23, 2004 20:00

Yamaha Electronics Corporation (YEC) announces the appointment of industry veteran Hogan Osawa as president of its line of Home Theater products effective December 1. Osawa has been with Yamaha since

Intel's New 915P/G Express and 925X Express Chipsets Add 7.1 Audio & HD Support

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Intel's New 915P/G Express and 925X Express Chipsets Add 7.1 Audio & HD Support

— June 23, 2004 20:00

In one of the most significant PC platform changes in a decade, Intel Corporation today announced products that usher in a range of audio, video and other capabilities previously found only on