Aspect ratio

09.13.12
Could this be Apple's solution to the iPhone letterboxing issue?
09.13.12

Could this be Apple's solution to the iPhone letterboxing issue?

As things stand, empty voids at the top and bottom of an iPhone or iPad display come as standard w...

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06.27.12
Vizio XVT CinemaWide TV goes on sale, 21:9 movie purists celebrate the end of black bars
06.27.12

Vizio XVT CinemaWide TV goes on sale, 21:9 movie purists celebrate the end of black bars

It's been a long, long wait for Vizio's ultrawidescreen LCD TV to show its face: the company was p...

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02.01.12
Vizio reveals $3,499 price for its 58-inch ultrawidescreen HDTV
02.01.12

Vizio reveals $3,499 price for its 58-inch ultrawidescreen HDTV

We were told at CES last month to expect Vizio's ultrawidescreen LCDs would hit the market sooner...

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11.10.11
RIM: BBX smartphones will have same resolution, aspect ratio as PlayBook, BES support, too
11.10.11

RIM: BBX smartphones will have same resolution, aspect ratio as PlayBook, BES support, too

Wondering what RIM's got up its sleeves for its forthcoming lineup of BBX-based handsets? Accor...

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09.20.10
Runco reveals LS-10d and LS-10i projectors to bring home theaters out of the basement
09.20.10

Runco reveals LS-10d and LS-10i projectors to bring home theaters out of the basement

Unlike most high-end projectors designed strictly to live in nice dark dungeons, Runco's new three...

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01.27.10
Watching movies on an iPad: What you see is what you get
01.27.10

Watching movies on an iPad: What you see is what you get

Watching a movie on the new iPad will not as pleasurable experience as you might think. The scre...

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08.09.09
Poll: What's the worst  mistake HD channels make?
08.09.09

Poll: What's the worst mistake HD channels make?

We've discussed it again and again, the ills done by so-called HD channels against perfectly good c...

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08.07.09
Steven Soderbergh calls out the aspect ratio villains: HBO, AMC - We're talking about you
08.07.09

Steven Soderbergh calls out the aspect ratio villains: HBO, AMC - We're talking about you

You've gritted your teeth every time TNT flips the switch on its dreaded stretch-o-vision, and we'...

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04.07.09
Gulliver's Travels Blu-ray shows the wrong way to bring animation to HD
04.07.09

Gulliver's Travels Blu-ray shows the wrong way to bring animation to HD

Disney's approach to handling its animated classics has been a careful one, even down to the inclus...

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