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Wednesday, October 18, 2017

The International Committee for Display Metrology (ICDM), will soon release the Information Display Measurements Standard version version 2 (IDMS 2), an updated standard that will details evaluation methods for display parameters.

Monday, October 16, 2017

Samsung Electronics is launching the Samsung Connect Tag - a consumer mobile product that uses the narrowband network technology (NB-IoT, Cat.M1) to track items, your family members or your pets.

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

Today, Amazon announced its most advanced Kindle e-reader ever-the new Kindle Oasis, featuring a 7-inch, 300 ppi Paperwhite display and a 3.4 mm thin and waterproof design.

A "flaw" in Google's new voice-activated Home Mini speaker meant some of the devices constantly recorded owners without them knowing.

Thursday, October 05, 2017

The U.S. International Trade Commission (ITC) found on Thursday that imports of large residential washing machines harmed domestic producers, a step toward the imposition of broad duties on foreign-made Samsung- and LG-brand machines.

Wednesday, October 04, 2017

Google today added two new products to the Google Home family: Google Home Mini is small for hands-free help in every room. And Google Home Max is Google's biggest and best-sounding Google Home ever.

Tuesday, October 03, 2017

Microsoft is rolling out Windows 10 Fall Creators Update on 17 October to support a new range of upcoming PC-based virtual reality (VR) headsets announced today, based on the Windows Mixed Reality (MR) platform.

Teac invites you to enjoy your favorite vinyl records while adding a colorful, 1960s-flavored psychedelic touch to your space with the new TN-420 turntable.

Monday, October 02, 2017

Roku today announced five new streaming players hat offer better performance, improved wireless reception, new features and greater value than ever before, in an attempt to fend off competitive threats from Apple and Amazon.

Friday, September 29, 2017

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the first continuous blood sugar monitor for diabetics that doesn't need backup finger prick tests.

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Google Assistant is now available on Android TV, starting with NVIDIA SHIELD TV today and Sony Bravia TVs in the coming months.

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Amazon on Wednesday unveiled a new Echo products. The Amazon Fire TV with 4K Ultra HD and High Dynamic Range (HDR), Echo Spot, a newly designed Echo that costs $100 and a $150 Echo Plus.

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

87 Wi-Fi connected LG smart home appliances - including washing machines and dryers, refrigerators, ovens, dishwashers, vacuums, air purifiers and more - are now compatible with the Google Assistant on Google Home, eligible Android phones and iOS smartphones.

Monday, September 25, 2017

Comcast and LG Electronics today announced Xfinity TV customers will be able to access their cable service via the Xfinity TV Partner app on 2017 and 2018 LG webOS Smart TVs beginning in 2018.

Google's Advanced Technology and Projects group (ATAP) hasdeveloped Jacquard - a connected apparel platform that allows fashion designers and apparel manufacturers to integrate connectivity and interactivity into clothes. The first product that incorporates Jacquard-the Levi's Commuter Trucker Jacket-will go on sale Wednesday.

Saturday, September 23, 2017

The new 4K Apple TV will convert your existing HD titles from iTunes to a 4K resolution, but the 4K movies will not be stored to the device.

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

Nest today unveiled at an event in San Francisco the Nest Hello, its first-ever video doorbell, a rugged verion of the regular IQ camera, and a Secure alarm system.

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Pimax is launching their campaign today for their new 200 FOV 8K virtual reality headset, designed for VR futurists.

Pioneer is releasing exclusive new versions of its flagship multiplayer and DJ mixer in a white finish and limited edition white set-up with distinctive plaques.

Fujitsu Laboratories Ltd. has development of a wearable, hands-free speech translation device, suitable for tasks in which the users' hands are often occupied, such as in diagnoses or treatment in healthcare.

Friday, September 15, 2017

Sony's newest camcorders are its first to feature phase detection Auto Focus (AF), and expand its line of 4K and HDR-capable tools for shooting applications ranging from video enthusiasts to broadcast news and TV production.

Thursday, September 07, 2017

Sony Electronics announced pricing and availability details on its newest 4K HDR laser home theater projector, and introduced the entry-level VPL-VW285ES and mid-level VPL-VW385ES models.

Wednesday, September 06, 2017

Roku, Inc. today launched "The Roku Channel," a new, ad-supported streaming channel on the Roku platform dedicated to giving customers free access to a collection of films and more.

Tuesday, September 05, 2017

Apple's Beats by Dr. Dre (Beats), the headphone brand co-founded by Dr. Dre and Jimmy Iovine, today unveiled the new Beats Studio3 Wireless.

Friday, September 01, 2017

The UHD Alliance (UHDA) has completed the ULTRA HD PREMIUM specifications for additional content delivery devices such as Streaming Media Players, Set-top boxes and Desktop PCs.

Thursday, August 31, 2017

Sharp releases the AQUOS 8K Series of 8K-compatible TVs and displays.

Today Logitech announced the Logitech MX Sound, a Bluetooth desktop speaker with superior sound in a stylish design.

Panasonic will exhibit its latest products and technologies at IFA 2017, including TVs, BD players, LUMIX cameras and the SP-10R direct-drive turntable by Technics.

Samsung Electronics will introduce new flat screen 55- and 65-inch QLED TV models, the Q8F, and a 43-inch version of The Frame at IFA 2017.

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

LG Electronics has partnered with Bang & Olufsen (B&O) to adopt the Danish company's audio solution for its organic light-emitting diode (OLED) TVs starting in September.

Tuesday, August 29, 2017

Making their exclusive preview at this year's AXPONA Audio Expo, the TEAC TN-300E and TN-350 are the newest additions to the TEAC family of USB equipped turntables.

Monday, August 28, 2017

20th Century Fox, Panasonic Corporation and Samsung Electronics announced today a new partnership to create an open, royalty-free dynamic metadata platform for High Dynamic Range (HDR) through an associated certification and logo program, tentatively called HDR10+.

Sunday, August 27, 2017

LG Electronics said Sunday that it will make its appliances work with Amazon Echo smart speakers as part of the company's efforts to expand into the artificial intelligence business.

Thursday, August 24, 2017

LG has launched the 2017 LG Ultra HD Blu-ray Disc Player with high-dynamic range (HDR) compatibility.

Monday, August 21, 2017

Ranked number one in the LED projector category for six consecutive years, LG Electronics is set to unveil two new projectors at IFA, Europe's largest consumer electronics and home appliance show.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Acer announced its new H7850 and V7850 projectors are now available in the United States.

Sunday, August 13, 2017

LG Electronics has unveiled a video wall signage in Dubai that has the distinction of being the largest OLED screen and the largest high definition video wall in the world.

Wednesday, August 02, 2017

Samsung Electronics on Wednesday said it introduced an 88-inch QLED TV in line with steps to expand its portfolio of premium televisions and its market presence.

Friday, July 28, 2017

Apple discontinues the aging iPod nano and iPod shuffle lines, and the two products have been removed from the Apple online store.

Tuesday, July 25, 2017

Samsung Electronics is making a 10-year warranty promotion about burn-in phenomena of premium QLED TVs.

The global shipments of LCD TV panels totaled 123.35 million units for the first half of 2017, amounting to a tiny dip of 0.1% compared with the same period a year ago, with LGD to led in TV panel shipments with Innolux to folllow.

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Sony has released firmware updates for its Android-powered, 2017 4K HDR TVs, adding compatibility with Amazon Echo devices.

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

Samsung today launched the MS750 Sound+ Soundbar in the U.S. The MS750 is expanding the sound stage from a single unit with ultra-high quality audio, distortion cancelling, multi-speaker control and a wide-range tweeter.

TV manufacturer Vizio alleges LeEco concocted a "secret plan" to create a false impression it was financially healthy and to steal information about customers.

Thursday, June 29, 2017

LG Electronics has sold its TV set-top box unit to French media and entertainment company Technicolor SA for $50 million.

Wednesday, June 28, 2017

Confirming last week's reports, Samsung today reached an agreement with the State of South Carolina to open a home appliance manufacturing plant in Newberry County.

Netflix is adding Dolby Atmos support beginning with Okja, a film directed by Bong Joon Ho that recently debuted at the Cannes Film Festival, and is available globally on Netflix starting today.

Monday, June 26, 2017

Samsung Electronics will open its first U.S home appliance plant in Newberry, South Carolina, a move responding to U.S. President Donald Trump's threats of high import tariffs.

Sunday, June 18, 2017

Zidoo has just released the Zidoo X7, a new generation of quad -core processor TV Box, competitively priced at $69.

Friday, June 16, 2017

Starting this Sunday, June 18, U.S. consumers can purchase The Frame, Samsung's new lifestyle product that transforms from a television into a gallery-like art display.

Thursday, June 15, 2017

Sony announced two new 4K HDR Ultra HD TV series today, the X720E and X690E. Both are available for pre-sale today at Sony authorized retailers including Best Buy and Amazon.

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Pioneer today announced its new hi-res headphones: the SE-Monitor5, which are now available for $999.99.

Samsung Electronics today announced at InfoComm 2017 that its full SMART Signage line-up will be powered by the Tizen 3.0 operating system, the latest version of Samsung's cross-architecture open source software platform.

To meet today's demand for smart speakers, wireless headphones, and new interfaces like USB Type-C, Qualcomm's Voice and Music division has unveiled a range of new audio related products at its developer conference in Shenzhen, China.

Tuesday, June 13, 2017

Today Dell is unveiling its first high-brightness 4K Ultra HD ultra-short throw laser projector and a new UltraSharp curved monitor.

Monday, June 12, 2017

MediaTek has made available its new MediaTek MT5597 System-on-Chip (SoC), an Ultra HD TV SoC supporting Dolby Vision and Hybrid Log Gamma (HLG).

Sharp is suing business partner Hisense, claiming the company is putting its name on TVs that miss essential quality standards.

Monday, June 05, 2017

Apple is taking on Amazon, Sonos and Google with the HomePod, a wireless speaker for the home that promises to deliver amazing audio quality while spatial awareness senses its location in a room and automatically adjust the audio.

Thursday, June 01, 2017

Samsung Electronics today announced Samsung Connect Home will be available for pre-order on BestBuy.com starting June 4. Samsung Connect Home is the first Smart Wi-Fi System to combine fast Wi-Fi coverage for every room in a home with Samsung's smart home platform, Samsung SmartThings.

Panasonic is launching the DMP-UB30 Ultra HD Blu-ray player this month in Japan, an entry-level BD player that will retail for not more that 40,000 yen ($360.1)

Konica Minolta and Pioneer Crop. have established Konica Minolta Pioneer OLED, Inc., the joint venture for Organic Light Emitting Diode (OLED) lighting business.

Wednesday, May 31, 2017

Pioneer today unveiled two new 7.2-channel network AV receivers: Elite VSX-LX302 (MSRP $799 USD / $949.99 CAD) and the Elite VSX-LX102 (MSRP $599 USD / $749.99 CAD).

Apple may uveil at its annual developer conference in June a Siri-controlled smart speaker, and a report claims that it will be different than Amazon.com's Echo and Alphabet's Google Home speakers.

Oculus brings Chromecast support for Gear VR, meaning you'll be able to share all of your Gear VR experiences directly from the headset by streaming to your TV in real-time.

Samsung is launching an update for the Gear Fit 2 sports band in order to make tracking fitness progress more intuitive and effective.

LG Electronics today introduced the "LG ProBeam," a new laser projector that delivers a full cinematic viewing experience anytime, anywhere. The compact new home theater projector is available now in the United States at a suggested price of $1,499.99.

Nest's newest security camera will take facial recognition to another level, with better sensors and software smart enough to detect the difference between family members, pets and potential intruders in the home.

Wednesday, May 24, 2017

The second generation of Sony's Digital Paper (model DPT-RP1) has a high-resolution display, a more responsive touch panel, precise handwritten note-taking capabilities and wireless document transfer to a PC or MAC.

China's DJI Technology Co. unveiled Spark, a small camera drone starting at $499 that can take off and land from the palm of a hand.

LG Electronics said Wednesday it plans to officially launch its own mobile payment tool in South Korea next month that is comparable to Samsung Electronics's Samsung Pay.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

LG Display will showcase next-generation displays at the 2017 Society for Information Display (SID) conference, which is being held at the Los Angeles Convention Center from May 23 to 26.

Tuesday, May 16, 2017

Westinghouse Electronics' 4K Ultra High Definition (UHD) TVs - Amazon Fire TV Edition is featuring the Amazon Fire TV experience and support for voice remote with Amazon Alexa. The TV provides access to more than 7,000 channels, apps, and Alexa skills and over-the-air broadcasts when used with a separate HD antenna.

Monday, May 15, 2017

The Fraunhofer Institute announced it isn't licensing its MP3 patents any more.

Thursday, May 11, 2017

TCL announced pricing and availability of its 4K HDR TCL Roku TV models for the U.S. market.

Tuesday, May 09, 2017

Amazon.com launched Echo Show, a touchscreen device that will allow users to video call and watch clips from CNN, the latest in the company's series of successful Echo voice-controlled speakers.

Sony will start selling its new 4K ultra-high-definition TVs featuring an organic light-emitting diode display in Japan starting from June 10.

Monday, May 08, 2017

Harman Kardon today released new details about the Harman Kardon Invoke, the previously announced voice-activated speaker featuring Cortana.

Amazon.com's Echo and Echo Dot devices will claim a 70.6 percent share of the U.S. market this year, according to a study relased by eMarketer.

Friday, May 05, 2017

HTC will release its integrated headphone solution, the Vive Deluxe Audio Strap, for the Vive globally on June 6 for US$116.

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

VIZIO announced today its new 2017 SmartCast M-Series Ultra HD HDR XLED Plus Display collection.

Thursday, April 20, 2017

Google's entry in the home personal assistant space was only a personal assistant if you lived alone and no one else talked to it. Now Google changes that.

Samsung Electronics and Amazon Video announced the introduction of HDR10+, an updated open standard that leverages dynamic metadata to produce enhanced contrast and colors on an expanded range of televisions.

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Introduced at the AXPONA Audio Expo, the new TEAC AI-503 is poised to be the centerpiece of your home Hi-Fi set up.

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Sharp will start selling in Japan a new 70-inch liquid crystal display (LCD) along with a 8K tuner for 8K broadcasts.

Saturday, April 08, 2017

Toshiba appears to want to sell its TV business, following the negotiations related to the sale of its memory business.

Tuesday, March 28, 2017

Google is introducing new home automation integrations-in addition to the ones that already exist-that work with the Google Assistant.

VIZIO unveiled today its new D-Series smart TV collection, which includes picture quality options, including HD, Full HD and 4K Ultra HD in select models in the 43" class size and above.

Friday, March 24, 2017

Samsung Electronics will release more than 20 curved TV models this year, unlike competitors such as LG Electronics and Sony, which have quit the concept.

Tuesday, March 21, 2017

The Philips VoiceTracer audio recorder DVT7500 has been released, armed with three high-quality microphones, an XLR and line-in connector, as well as 16GB of internal storage space.

Monday, March 20, 2017

Samsung Electronics said Monday that its 2017 QLED TV line-up - including Q9, Q8 and Q7 models - has won ULTRA HD PREMIUM certification from the UHD Alliance.

Wednesday, March 15, 2017

The wearable audio device TONE Studio from LG Electronics, first unveiled at CES 2017, will begin its worldwide rollout beginning this week in the Middle East to be followed by North American markets at the end of the month, Asia and Latin America in April and Europe in May.

Tuesday, March 14, 2017

Samsung today announced availability of its premium flagship QLED televisions in the U.S. and revealed a new lifestyle TV, The Frame. The company also highlighted its new AV lineup including the Sound+ soundbar and new UBD-M9500 Blu-ray player.

Pre-sales begin today on Sony's first large consumer OLED TVs and the company's new home audio devices, with prices for the XBR-A1E BRAVIA OLED 4K HDR TV to start from $5,000 - more than LG is charging for most of its 2017 OLED TVs.

Thursday, March 09, 2017

Xiaomi is offering you another way to keep a track on your daily activities with its first smart shoes.

Tuesday, March 07, 2017

Today, Sonos announced PLAYBASE, the latest addition to its wireless home sound system designed to sit underneath TV sets and minimize the amount of surface space needed for your setup.

Friday, March 03, 2017

Android TV boxes typically do not support complete Blu-ray menu navigation options, but Zidoo's engineers are working on t and will soon offer this experience to some its popular devices.

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

LG Electronics plans to construct a new 829,000-square-foot home appliance manufacturing facility near Clarksville, Tennessee.

Monday, February 27, 2017

Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) announced that PlayStation VR (PS VR), a virtual reality system for PlayStation 4, has cumulatively sold through 915,000*1 worldwide as of February 19, 2017.

Thursday, February 23, 2017

HARMAN has implemented Apple's CarPlay integration through a wireless connection, a first for the connected car industry.

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