Home Theater

Tech Pioneer Ray Dolby Passes Away

Chances are in your lifetime you have heard the work of Dr. Ray Dolby, whether it was in a theater or your surround sound enhanced household. He was a pioneer in audio technology, and will always be remembered for his work. Dolby Laboratories ...

“CD Quality” Is Out, High-Resolution Audio Is In

Remember when everyone thought LaserDisc was going to be the next move in home video? And 8-track tapes were surely the be all the end all to music? We laugh about those now, but it won’t be long before CD’s go the way of the dodo ...

Home Theater: Sony Introduces 65-inch Curved-Screen LCD HDTV

These TVs just keep getting sweeter… Sony has announced that its first curved-screen LED-based LCD television, the 65-inch KDL-65S990A, will be available in October at Sony Stores and select electronics retailers nationwide at the price of ...

All Systems Go! – Building your first home theater

Open the blast doors! If you’ve got some idea of what to keep in mind when shopping for your home theater system, these recommendations may help complete your journey. Remember that these represent just a tiny offering, and there’s plenty more ...

Home Movie: The Geek A-V Guide

With a little help from our friends at Home Theater magazine — and not too many quatloos — you, too, can bring the big-screen theater experience home. Everybody watches TV. But if you’re still watching on a miniscule screen that spews tinny ...