Home entertainment

09.13.12
Panasonic PT-AE8000U projector touts brighter, smoother 3D for king-of-the-hill home theaters
09.13.12

Panasonic PT-AE8000U projector touts brighter, smoother 3D for king-of-the-hill home theaters

Panasonic wasn't one of the quickest out of the gate with a 3D projector, having only unveiled the...

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09.12.12
Sharp further cuts bonuses and salaries to stay above water, save $180 million
09.12.12

Sharp further cuts bonuses and salaries to stay above water, save $180 million

Sharp is already in full-on belt-tightening mode, and it's not just cutting jobs to keep its staffi...

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09.10.12
UltraViolet movie format to use Dolby Digital Plus encoding, keep sound thumping across platforms
09.10.12

UltraViolet movie format to use Dolby Digital Plus encoding, keep sound thumping across platforms

Movies encoded in UltraViolet's Common File Format represent just one of multiple takes on paid int...

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09.06.12
Sky+ update allows undeleting recorded shows, more on-demand and future Catch Up TV
09.06.12

Sky+ update allows undeleting recorded shows, more on-demand and future Catch Up TV

Sky+ has been on a bit of a tear refreshing its set-top boxes, and it's not about to stop now. Whe...

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09.05.12
Samsung asks for South Korean injunction against LG for allegedly stealing OLED tech
09.05.12

Samsung asks for South Korean injunction against LG for allegedly stealing OLED tech

LG and Samsung have had to live with each other as cornerstones of the South Korean economy, but t...

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09.02.12
VidaBox unveils vPlayer and vStreamer Media Extenders with slicker looks, green credentials
09.02.12

VidaBox unveils vPlayer and vStreamer Media Extenders with slicker looks, green credentials

Most VidaBox Media Extenders have borne a closer similarity to mini PCs than to the kind of equipm...

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08.30.12
Plex launches new Web Client and PlexPass subscription, updates Media Server
08.30.12

Plex launches new Web Client and PlexPass subscription, updates Media Server

Plex fans among us just got treated to a smorgasbord -- albeit one that isn't completely free. The...

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08.29.12
Netgear intros sharing-savvy N750 Premium Edition router, powerline and WiFi adapters for media fans
08.29.12

Netgear intros sharing-savvy N750 Premium Edition router, powerline and WiFi adapters for media fans

Netgear is giving its home networking the same sort of tuneup going into the fall that you'd give...

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08.25.12
ITU approves NHK's Super Hi-Vision as 8K standard, sets the UHDTV ball rolling very slowly
08.25.12

ITU approves NHK's Super Hi-Vision as 8K standard, sets the UHDTV ball rolling very slowly

We'd heard that the International Telecommunication Union was close to approving Super Hi-Vision a...

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