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Mitsubishi Quits DLP Display Business

12/02/2012, Mitsubishi has long been a name associated with big-screen rear projection TVs, and they are associated as being the last stand for DLP displays. I guess one can only hold out that long, as Mitsubishi has finally announced that they will no longer be...

Favi unveils $50 Android SmartStick for your TV

09/28/2012, The battle to grab a share in the smart TV market is gearing up as multiple vendors jump the bandwagon. While the giants such as TiVo may certainly have their reign unabated, the fact that new players are entering the arena is good in that brings the...

Most Americans use their phones while watching TV (study)

07/17/2012, If you’re the kind of person to reach for your smartphone during every commercial break whenever you’re watching TV – you’re not alone. According to a recent study from Pew Research, it looks like cellphone (and smartphone) usage...

Samsung ES9000 is a mammoth 75-inch TV

07/06/2012, Bigger is better – and when you think about how far display technology has progressed over the years, here we are with the Samsung ES9000 which measures a whopping 75-inches across diagonally. unveiled in South Korea a few days ago, it is without a...

SpeakerCraft Protege TV Speaker introduced

06/26/2012, SpeakerCraft has just introduced its Protege TV Speaker to the masses, where it delivers audio to your ears in an extremely covert and sublime manner, thanks to it being an under-TV sound system which helps flat panel TVs sound as good as they look....

Mitsubishi LaserVue 55LSR3 TV packs quite a punch

05/30/2012, Yes, we have seen some pretty mean looking all-in-one computers in the past, but a TV? Sure, there were instances of a built-in DVR or DVD player, but those are not exactly mainstream offerings, and the screen sizes that came along with it did not really...

LG Premium Personal TV series released

05/28/2012, LG has just announced their spanking new Premium Personal TV series that will (obviously) offer Full HD resolution, delivering lifelike color and 3D functionality amongst others. This new range of premium personal TVs will merge the functions of a TV and...

NHK Hybridcast offers interactive broadcast TV

05/23/2012, What you see in the video above is definitely something special and radically different from regular TV programming. NHK Hybridcast is a special kind of infrastructure system that is being developed by NHK, where it is being targeted for a commercial...

Bicycle-powered television used in a 17th century hotel

05/12/2012, If you have plans to travel over the weekend, a getaway to the Cottage Lodge in the village of Brockenhurst, Hampshire seems ideal. Why? That’s because, apart from the hotel’s award-winning service and features, it also has a bicycle-powered...

Dish Network’s Auto Hop feature offers commercial-free TV

05/10/2012, Today, Dish Network has just released a new cool  feature for its digital video recorder that automatically removes commercials from shows aired by major broadcasting networks, hence, threatening to seriously cut billions of dollars in advertising. The...

Toshiba 55XS5 lacks 3D technology, but offers quad HD in Japan

05/10/2012, It will be one month away before folks living in Japan will be able to get hold of the Toshiba 55XS5 that does not come with 3D technology for your eyes to feast upon, but at the very least, it will feature a 3840 x 2160 LCD panel. There is no local...

LookeeTV HD Desktop Internet TV & Radio Player released

05/08/2012, LookeeTV just announced the availability of the 7″ HD Desktop Internet TV & Radio Player, where this particular piece of hardware has finally moved from the “pre-order” status to that of being available for purchase. Those who placed...