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Elac Debut ConneX Designer Series: Powered Speakers with Style

— May 23, 2024 00:15

Elac Debut ConneX Designer Series: Powered Speakers with Style

Elac has teamed up with the fashion label Adsum to give the company’s small powered speakers a makeover. The $650 Debut ConneX Designer Series are lovely to behold, and sound just as good.

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HDTV Forum 2004 to Explore Consumer HDTV Front Projection

— August 09, 2004 20:00

HDTV Forum 2004 to Explore Consumer HDTV Front Projection

One of the wildcards in the HDTV revolution is the adoption of front projectors in the home. If manufacturers can offer compelling performance solutions at very affordable price points, and retailers

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Immersive Annouces New Simmetry DVP Universal DVD Player/Processor

— August 09, 2004 20:00

Immersive Annouces New Simmetry DVP Universal DVD Player/Processor

Immersive Inc., a US company, is proud to announce the release of the Simmetry DVP a universal DVD player with extraordinary video processing capabilities, accepting up to 7 different video inputs

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Freescale Receives First FCC Certification for Ultra‑Wideband Technology

— August 08, 2004 20:00

Freescale Receives First FCC Certification for Ultra-Wideband Technology

Freescale Semiconductor, Inc. is the first company to receive Federal Communications Commission (FCC) certification for its Ultra-Wideband (UWB) communications solution. With this certification,

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Bill Gates and Intel's Craig Barrett Headline 2005 CES Keynotes

— August 07, 2004 20:00

Bill Gates and Intel's Craig Barrett Headline 2005 CES Keynotes

The Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) announced today that top Intel and Microsoft executives will deliver the opening and pre-show keynotes respectively at the 2005 International Consumer

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Boston Acoustics Introduces P400 Home Theater Speaker

— August 05, 2004 20:00

Boston Acoustics Introduces P400 Home Theater Speaker

Boston Acoustics, Inc., a premier manufacturer of high-performance audio solutions for home entertainment, automobiles and personal desktop audio systems, introduces the breakthrough P400 High

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Embedded Technologies the Future of Home Theater Automation?

— August 05, 2004 20:00

Embedded Technologies the Future of Home Theater Automation?

Universal Electronics Inc., a leading wireless control technology provider, today introduced Nevo(TM) 2.0, a suite of technology that enables complete audio/visual, home and digital media control.

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Paradigm Electronics Announces New Servo‑15 v.2 Subwoofer

— August 05, 2004 20:00

Paradigm Electronics Announces New Servo-15 v.2 Subwoofer

Paradigm® Electronics has updated one of their most popular subwoofers. The new Servo-15 v.2 Subwoofer plays louder and deeper than its predecessor, while preserving the accuracy and ultra-low levels

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eCoustics.com Enhances Electronics Search Engine

— August 05, 2004 19:00

eCoustics.com Enhances Electronics Search Engine

When searching for information about electronics, " eCoustics.com is the first place to turn," says Frank Flore, About.com Editor. As technology churns out more and more products, consumers are

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Sherbourn 7/1250A 7‑Channel Amplifier Introduced by Sherbourn Technologies

— August 03, 2004 20:00

Sherbourn 7/1250A 7-Channel Amplifier Introduced by Sherbourn Technologies

Sherbourn Technologies has been delivering the world's first and only 7 channel amplifier utilizing 7 individual toroidal transformers AND, two power cords, for nearly two years. Universally

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M‑Audio Revolution 5.1 PCI Sound Card Introduced

— August 03, 2004 19:00

M-Audio Revolution 5.1 PCI Sound Card Introduced

M-Audio, industry-leading manufacturer and distributor of hardware and software for computer-centric musicians, is proud to introduce the Revolution 5.1 high-definition surround sound card for

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InFocus ScreenPlay 5000 LCD Projector Propels Home Entertainment

— August 02, 2004 20:00

InFocus ScreenPlay 5000 LCD Projector Propels Home Entertainment

Thanks to InFocus, you don't have to travel to Greece to experience the excitement of the Summer Olympics. Now, anyone can transform a living room into Athens Stadium and view each and every event

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Stewart Filmscreen Presents “Director's Choice” Masking System at CEDIA 2004

— August 02, 2004 20:00

Stewart Filmscreen Presents “Director's Choice” Masking System at CEDIA 2004

Stewart Filmscreen, multi Academy award winning projection screen manufacturer, will present their new innovative multi-aspect ratio screen ' Director's Choice' at the CEDIA Expo in September Booth

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Video Without Boundaries Licenses MediaREADY Technology

— August 02, 2004 20:00

Video Without Boundaries Licenses MediaREADY Technology

Video Without Boundaries, Inc. (OTCBB: VDWB), a pioneer in the emerging Broadband Media Device market, is announcing its plans to license its MediaREADY™ 400, MediaREADY™ 4000 and the MediaREADY™

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Home Theater Movie Watching at All‑Time High

— August 01, 2004 20:00

Home Theater Movie Watching at All-Time High

One of the most successful consumer electronics products ever introduced, DVD players have broken records for the pace in which consumers have adopted them. As a result, DVD discs and players have

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DTS Entertainment Releases Exclusive Surround Sound Version of Blue Man Groups – The Complex

— July 29, 2004 20:00

DTS Entertainment Releases Exclusive Surround Sound Version of Blue Man Groups – The Complex

DTS (Digital Theater Systems, Inc.) entertainment label, DTS Entertainment (DTSE,) announces a September 14th street date for the 5.1-channel surround sound DVD-A of Blue Man Group's second music

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LG Electronics' E‑VSB Adopted for DTV Standard by ATSC

— July 29, 2004 20:00

LG Electronics' E-VSB Adopted for DTV Standard by ATSC

LG Electronics, Inc. today commended the Advanced Television Systems Committee Inc. (ATSC) for approving next-generation technology designed to enhance both the transmission and reception

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Anthem AVM 30 Processor Launched

— July 27, 2004 20:00

Anthem AVM 30 Processor Launched

The new Anthem AVM 30 preamp/processor/tuner from Anthem Electronics creates the ultimate listening experience for music and home theater. Designed and built in North America, on the same

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Transformers Live Action Movie from Dreamworks in 2007

— July 27, 2004 20:00

Transformers Live Action Movie from Dreamworks in 2007

The Transformers, the shape-changing robot toys that were a craze in the 1980s, are to be made into a live-action film by studio Dreamworks. The Steven Spielberg-founded studio plans a summer of 2007

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Denon and Marantz Licensed for HD Radio Technology

— July 26, 2004 20:00

Denon and Marantz Licensed for HD Radio Technology

iBiquity Digital Corporation, the sole developer of HD Radio(TM) technology, and D & M Holdings, parent company of Denon Ltd., Marantz Japan, Inc., McIntosh Laboratory, Inc., and Digital Networks

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Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith

— July 26, 2004 20:00

Star Wars Episode III: Revenge of the Sith

Starwars.com announced this week that Star Wars : Episode III Revenge of the Sith is the full title of the next Star Wars film, scheduled for release on May 19, 2005. The Sith are masters of

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Clear Channel Radio Launches Rollout of Digital HD Radio

— July 25, 2004 20:00

Clear Channel Radio Launches Rollout of Digital HD Radio

Clear Channel Communications Inc. (NYSE:CCU) Clear Channel Radio today announced an Advanced Technology Initiative to identify, develop and deploy technologies and products that improve the quality

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Tripath's Class‑T TA2022 Digital Amplifier to Power Denon DSW‑55XG Subwoofer

— July 25, 2004 20:00

Tripath's Class-T TA2022 Digital Amplifier to Power Denon DSW-55XG Subwoofer

Tripath Technology Inc., creators of Digital Power Processing (DPP®) technology and Class-T® advanced 1-bit digital audio amplifiers, announced today that its TA2022, Class-T® audio amplifier has

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DTS Entertainment Takes Electronica Into Surround With The Crystal Method

— July 22, 2004 20:00

DTS Entertainment Takes Electronica Into Surround With The Crystal Method

DTS (Digital Theater Systems, Inc.) (Nasdaq:DTSI) entertainment label, DTS Entertainment (DTSE) announces that it will releasethe DTS-ES surround sound mix of The Crystal Method's Legion Of Boom on

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Integra DPC‑8.5 Universal 6‑Disc DVD Changer for Custom Installers

— July 19, 2004 20:00

Integra DPC-8.5 Universal 6-Disc DVD Changer for Custom Installers

Integra has introduced the DPC-8.5 six disc DVD changer/player, which is compatible with nearly every disc format in use today, including DVD-Audio and multichannel SACD. The player features a broad

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THX Expands Its Executive Team

— July 19, 2004 19:00

THX Expands Its Executive Team

THX Ltd., the leading provider of technologies, certification programs and quality assurance standards for the entertainment industry, today announced the appointment of three technology and digital

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New SLAPPA Hardbody 360 PRO CD Storage Case

— July 18, 2004 20:00

New SLAPPA Hardbody 360 PRO CD Storage Case

The new 360 PRO case broadens the SLAPPA CD storage line by introducing their largest capacity CD storage case to date. Targeted to serious disc collectors and DJ's, the development of the 360 case

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Parasound Zamp v3 Upgraded

— July 18, 2004 20:00

Parasound Zamp v3 Upgraded

Parasound has introduced a more powerful version of its ultra-compact Zamp zone amplifier, for use in custom installations and compact audio systems. The new Parasound Zamp v.3 is a stereo power

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Nero Digital MPEG‑4 Compression Announced with AAC Audio Encoding

— July 15, 2004 20:00

Nero Digital MPEG-4 Compression Announced with AAC Audio Encoding

Nero Digital is the next generation in MPEG-4 compatible compression technology - with premium quality video coding algorithms and full High Efficiency AAC audio. Realize audio and video in DVD