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amazonbasics
amazonbasics

Amazon Selling Exclusive Branded Cables

Over on Amazon, you can buy most anything cheap and easy, from TVs to home stereos to books to groceries.  But have you ever thought about buying your home theater accessories from them? You will now - no more buying badly over...
 
Displays
 
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big-screen-tv
big-screen-tv

California’s Big Screen Ban Both Hated And Relatively Pointless

So in case you haven't heard, Californian gadget buffs, there's a push on in Sacramento to ban certain types of big screen TV that use too much energy.  Of course, by "certain types", I mean roughly a quarter of all TVs in prod...
 
Cell Phones
 
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gadget-geek
gadget-geek

America: Land of the (Gadget) Geek

Congratulations, folks--America is now officially the Land of the Geek.  We're a nation of total gadget addicts, or so says a study from Forrester Research.  Here are some highlights from said study, which surveyed 53,668 house...

 
Camcorders
 
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medion_s47000
medion_s47000

Medion Life S47000 HD Sports Camcorder Is Ready For A Beating

The past few years have ushered in a blast of small and affordable digital video cameras that have appealed to the amateur voyeur in all of us.  Looking like it has taken some design cues from the old Sony Walkman Sports line, ...
 
Camcorders
 
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ultrahd
ultrahd

Flip Ultra HD: Because What You Have Will Never Be Good Enough

Since Flip Video made waves years back with their market friendly series of pocket sized camcorders, competitors like Sony and Kodak have scrambled to catch up.  To stay ahead one must always up their game and in doing so comes...
 
HDTV
 
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gefen-hdmi-over-rgb-box
gefen-hdmi-over-rgb-box

Gefen HDMI over RGB Extender Drags Out Your HD Experience By Up To 330ft

If you're like me you haven't completely made the transition to a true HD experience.  By that I mean you're still not utilizing HDMI and instead have opted for component.  Honestly, I don't know if I could tell the difference ...

 
Camcorders
 
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xcaster-1
xcaster-1

Xcaster 5000: A Camera That Streams HD Video Over 802.11n

Don't be mistaken, the Xcaster 5000 is no ordinary HD camera.  In fact, this thing is a balls out work horse.  It's able to stream HD video to and from the device, capture high quality audio and all the while let the user engag...
 
HDTV
 
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ppc-locking-hdmi-cable-1024x793jpg
ppc-locking-hdmi-cable-1024x793jpg

PPC Locking HDMI Cable (video)

I'm sure anyone using HDMI at this point has noticed that the connection on regular cables just isn't that secure.  You'd think even expensive Monster Cable HDMI's would provide a little more security.  PPC's new cable offering...
 
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sony-lcd-tv-gxd-l65h1-2
sony-lcd-tv-gxd-l65h1-2

Sony’s New Rain And Freeze Proof GXD-L65H1 LCD Eagerly Awaits Your SledgeHammer (video)

From the looks of this pic, this TV looks pretty frozen to me.  Now I finally have a visual of my nightmares!  I think beyond the harsh image of this pic, Sony is trying to impart that they are making some pretty weather resist...

 
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gefenwirelesshdmi
gefenwirelesshdmi

Gefen Wireless HDMI Extender

When setting up the ultimate home theater experience money is no object right?  So why not spend an extra grand on the Gefen Wireless HDMI Extender!  Suited mostly for hanging displays and ceiling projectors, the HDMI Extender ...
 
Camcorders
 
Mino Flip Video
Mino Flip Video
Mino Flip Video

Gadget Review: Flip Video’s SD/HD Mino Camcorder

For some reason I'm always interested in companies that come out of nowhere to become hugely successful.  From Vizio to Under Armour, their paths to success can be an inspiring story.  If you have been in the market for a compa...
 
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netflix-streaming-content-unlimited
netflix-streaming-content-unlimited

Netflix Streaming Gaining Ground On Mailed DVDs

Ahh, when the mailbox is just too far to walk these days.  And mine's attached to my house!  Only in America.  With a 45% 4th quarter revenue increase amidst poor economic conditions, Netflix is beginning to cultivate buying po...