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When I lived in a standalone house, I could crank the TV volume loud enough to hear what was being said over the music and background noises.  Now that I live in a condo building, I have to worry about keeping my noise levels down, so I constantly find myself asking "what did he say?" [...]

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I've watched a lot of HGTV decorating and house-hunting shows, and it always seems the female in a couple wants to either have no TV in a room or to disguise it to such a degree as to render it almost useless.  I like my big-screen HDTV, thanks very much, but sometimes I do wish [...]

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This post brought to you by zeebox. All opinions are 100% mine. Watching TV with a friend is sometimes better than watching your favorite programs by yourself - so long as they don't start talking over the dialog on the screen!   With the free zeebox tv companion app on your iOS , Android, or Blackberry [...]

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posted in Articles, Audio, Video, TV Gear, iPhone, iPad, iPod

You don't have a smart TV, but you have a lot of videos on your hard disk or videos online that you'd like to watch on a bigger screen.  If you plug a PLAiR dongle into an HDMI port on your TV, you'll be able to beam content wirelessly to your TV.  You'll need to [...]

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There's a lot of web-based multimedia content that you can display on your TV, but different services usually require different set-top boxes.  While an individual box might be inexpensive, buying a collection of them gets really expensive.  With the VStream Wireless USB PC to TV system from DIAMOND Multimedia, you can stream a variety of [...]

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posted in Audio, Video, TV Gear, News, Wireless

  I am an avid Home Theatre PC gadgeteer with an Apple TV, Roku, Mac Mini, and a few Blu-Ray Players around the house to stream content to whatever screen I happen to be in front of.  I have always wanted a Boxee Box, mainly because I run Boxee on my Mac Mini,  and would [...]

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When I was a kid, TVs were big boxes that sat on the floor.  The tops had plenty of room to decorate with lamps or whatnots.  Today’s flatscreen TVs have pictures that put the old TVs to shame, and they fit on a table smaller than those old TVs.  What they don’t have is room [...]

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