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Google TV Review

11/16/2010, The promise of Google TV is to deliver a “web, made for your TV”. To reach the masses, the Logitech Revue is a hardware solution that lets anyone with an HDTV and an Internet connection join the party. It’s even more fun if you already...

XT9 Predictive Text Entry Comes to BLOBbox IPTV

11/16/2010, If you enjoy texting with a regular 9- or 12-key keypad on a regular phone, Nuance is looking to bring the same XT9 predictive text entry mechanism to BLOBbox, which is an Internet streaming box for your television set that combines traditional TV with...

Social web on a 10-foot interface, how big is it?

11/02/2010, Unless you’re vegging by yourself, TV watching has always been a social activity. You gather for a raucous Super Bowl party. You sit with family and friends and feel superior while you hoot and hollar at talentless American Idol wannabees,...

Tizi Brings TV to iPhones, iPads Via Mobile Hotspot

10/29/2010, While we’ve already heard of mobile hotspot mobile broadband services, such as those employed by the MiFi and the Sprint Overdrive, German manufacturer equinux is going a step further by introducing a small portable box that will broadcast...

Philips Introduces The Econova Green TV With Solar-powered Remote

10/29/2010, Philips has introduced its Econova LED TV, a TV that has been awarded the European Green EV 2010-2011 by the European Imaging & Sound Association, designed to address concerns about the environment without compromising on performance. The 42-inch LED...

Internet and television fuse: what’s in it for you?

10/26/2010, You likely are one of three types of TV watchers: You are a perfectly satisfied subscriber of cable or satellite – or even over-the-air – TV. You want to throw up each month when you see your cable bill and wish you could cut the cord, but you...

Video: Paging System For Your TV Remote

10/14/2010, Don’t you just hate it when you can’t find the remote control for the television? Well, if you’re handy enough with your hands, you could integrate one of those beeping locator systems found in cordless phones, which is precisely what...

Sony Google TV Announced in NYC

10/12/2010, By Stewart Wolpin — It’s only taken 30 years for the promise of PC/TV convergence to finally be realized. Sony has combined with Google to create a true Internet TV, officially Sony Internet TV powered by Google TV. For the purposes of saving...

RealD Aims to Bring Cheaper 3D Goggles to HDTVs Minus the Batteries

09/23/2010, RealD has shown off a new 3D panel for HDTVs that will hopefully change the landscape of HDTV by making the tech a slightly bit more affordable by eliminating the need for battery-powered active shutter 3D glasses which carry an IR transmitter and retails...

Ad Notam delivers mirror TV that does stereoscopic 3D as well

09/19/2010, Ad Notam, a German mirror TV pioneer, has decided to jump aboard the stereoscopic 3D bandwagon with their latest release, where it will deliver the ultimate cinematic 3D experience right in the comfort of your own living room. Both 3D and Full HD LCD...

Acer AT58 LED TV series gets Pininfarina design

09/14/2010, For car enthusiasts, the name Pininfarina ought to ring more than just a bell – it should be the equivalent of the church bell tolling in a remote village, alerting everyone of its presence. Well, Pininfarina has done plenty of exotics in the past,...

Nokia Mobile TV Headset Offers DVB-H TV Coverage

09/09/2010, Here’s one more reason to look forward to the Nokia N8′s launch this September – the Nokia Mobile TV Headset. Instead of providing you with common FM radio signals, this headphone offers you DVB-H TV signals, as long as you have a...

Samsung’s 50-Inch 3D Plasma TV Breaks $1,000 Price Barrier

09/03/2010, Samsung’s 50-inch 3D plasma screen television set will be sold at Best Buy for under $1,000, making it the first time that a 3D plasma has dipped below $1K in the U.S. The TV, model PN50C490B3D, will go for $990 at the electronics retailer and will...