Home Theater and Projectors

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CEDIA Expo 2014 – Day 3

This blog covers day 3 at the CEDIA Expo 2014 show in Denver, CO.  Included is some follow-up information from what was posted in the Day-2 report as well and info from a few more manufacturers that are exhibiting at CEDIA Expo 2014


CEDIA Expo 2014 – Day 2

Day 2 of the CEDIA Expo 2014 is the first day for the manufacturers exhibit booth to be open.  I’ll be talking to Sony, LG, JVC and Epson today and seeing some demos.  Also I’ll be visiting the booths booths of some manufacturers of home theater accessories.  Also today and tomorrow I will be checking out a few new Audio/Video Receivers (AVRs) that are equipped with Dolby’s new Atmos surround system and be reporting on those tomorrow.


CEDIA Expo 2014 – Day 1

This blog presents a summary from Day 1 of CEDIA Expo 2014 and a few pieces of info learned ahead of the opening of the trade floor on what I'm calling Day 2.


CEDIA Expo 2014 Preview (updated)

The annual CEDIA Expo tradeshow kicks off with the keynote address and opening press events on Wednesday, September 10, 2014 in Denver, CO. This blog discusses what we expect to see at CEDIA Expo and also reports on some rumors and speculation as to what new products and technologies MAY be introduced.


New UHD Standards

Over the past 18 months I have posted several blogs discussing the various industry standards related to 4K / Ultra High Definition (UHD) video.  For this blog I’ll discuss a new voluntary standard for UHD products that has been released by the Consumer Electronics Association (CEA) and report a major step forward for the premier codec for the encoding/decoding of UHD video.