Posts Tagged: "DVD"

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2012 Holiday Gift Guide: Blu-ray Players (list)

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Don’t be befuddled by the “Cloud,” because having content local and at-hand guarantees you can watch what you want when you want. A Blu-ray disc not only provides an uncompressed high-resolution 1080p picture, but gives you choices for audio that streaming a video can’t. Blu-ray players now come with features...

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Sony BDP-S790 3D Blu-ray Player Review

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There are those who say that a Blu-ray player should do more than just play discs, but also provide a conduit to the Internet and access to applications and websites in a manner similar to that of “Smart TVs” and mobile devices.  Sony’s BDP-S790 3D Blu-ray Player does that in spades...

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TV Eyes 3-D Glasses Review

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Back when I was a kid, I used to read a lot of comic books. Even the ads were fun — catalogs advertised crazy stuff like the “Hypno” coin and “X-ray” glasses and cardboard “tanks” you could buy. I didn’t have the money then, which probably was just as well....

Sony Portable Blu-ray Disc/DVD Player BDP-SX910

Sony Portable Blu-ray Disc/DVD Player BDP-SX910 Review

There’s a gee-whiz factor that some consumer electronics have — it doesn’t necessarily make the product “better” but it certainly makes it attractive to the consumer. Take the Sony Portable Blu-ray Disc/DVD Player BDP-SX910 — after I had removed it from the packaging and plugged in the charger so that...

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Sony BDP-S590 3D Blu-ray Disc Player Review

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Blu-ray players have decreased in price to where getting a second one (or replacing one just a year or two old) is no longer a luxury. Sony led the way to affordable Blu-ray players early in the cycle with their PlayStation 3 — the combo of a Blu-ray player and...

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Sony BDP-S580 Blu-ray Disc Player Review

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Blu-ray players used to be exorbitantly expensive — my first was a PlayStation 3  because the price of the Blu-ray mechanism and a game console was actually more cost-effective than a Blu-ray player alone. But for most folks their first Blu-ray player was a  major investment not be taken lightly...

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10 Top Black Friday Spots for Deals (list)

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Thanksgiving might be today, but many of you are probably thinking way ahead to your Black Friday list and what stores you’ll be heading out to. Despite being a day to enjoy time with family and all the amazing food that comes with the highly appreciated holiday (and its four-day...