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Anyone with half an eye on the industry knows that 4K is this year’s Big Thing . . . but what is it, and why should I care?  These are things an industry outsider needs to know but desperately does … Continue reading

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Vudu and Walmart bring disc-to-digital conversions home, iOS app adds offline viewing next month HD

As posted in Engadget By Richard Lawler  posted Jan 7th, 2013 Walmart Entertainment launched its in-store disc-to-digital UltraViolet conversion early last year, and now it’s making the process a bit simpler by letting customers do it by themselves at home. Powered by the Vudu To … Continue reading

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SANUS and Safe Kids Worldwide Launch TV Safety Initiative

Published on: Nov 21, 2012   SANUS and Safe Kids Worldwide Launch TV Safety Initiative.  A manufacturer of TV mounts works to spread the word about safe mounting solutions of flat panels and bring awareness of the dangers of improperly installed … Continue reading

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Boxee TV, a new contender

Published on: Oct 16, 2012   For those who’ve been reading our previous posts on “Cutting the Cord,” there’s a new (old) fighter entering the ring. Longtime cord-cutters have known of or have used Boxee for a long time, but now … Continue reading

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Control4 Movie Server?

Published on: Aug 9, 2012   Since 2003, we’ve been designing and installing Control4 systems in clients’ homes to provide an effective modular control solution that enhanced their lives and made their families safer. Yesterday, Control4 announced a new partnership that … Continue reading

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Walmart+UltraViolet+VUDU = ???

Published on: Aug 8, 2012   One of the most requested features from many of our clients has been the ability to store DVD and BluRay discs centrally, and bring them up in multiple rooms without having to go hunt for … Continue reading

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Cutting the Cord, Part 3

Published on: Aug 8, 2012   For those of you who have been following my blog on this topic, we’ve gone over the various ways of finding and determining what content providers will work for you, allowing you to cut out … Continue reading

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Cutting the Cord – Part 1 in a series on Internet Based Media

Published on: Mar 8, 2012   With the explosion of “Smart TVs” and various media streaming devices, many of our clients have asked us how and if they can leverage this new technology to save them money on their cable and … Continue reading

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12 Questions for Your CE Pro – Essential questions to insure your integrator understands your needs.

Published on: Dec 22, 2011   We ran across this article by our friends at Electronics House and wanted to share.  It’s a terrific checklist of what to look for in an electronics/technology integration company. May 16, 2011 | by EH Staff … Continue reading

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Why you should support your local Audio/Video Retailer this holiday season

Published on: Dec 12, 2011   Something to think about this shopping season as another Audio/Video dealer, SMILE, Inc., goes out of business.  I know it is tempting to head to your local “Big Box” store or sit down in front … Continue reading

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