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Nikon VR Helps Visually Impaired Skiing Champion

Nikon VR Helps Visually Impaired Skiing Champion

One of Canada’s top athletes has received a major boost from virtual reality (VR) technology. Nikon Canada reports that paralympic skier Mac Marcoux has been able to use Nikon KeyMission cameras to see the track clearly for the first time.

Frank Lenk Published: 02/23/2017 01:26:36 PM EST

 

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What is HDMI 2.1 and How It Will Affect You?

What is HDMI 2.1 and How It Will Affect You?

Not too long ago, HDMI released HDMI 2.0a, which supports only "static metadata" for its High Dynamic Range (HDR) feature. This means that when you are watching a UHD movie with HDR data, it uses one overall HDR grading for the entire movie. With HDMI 2.1, the HDR data, or "metadata," to be exact, can be dynamic.

David Susilo Published: 01/04/2017 09:00:02 PM EST

CES 2017: TCL Shows 4K Roku TVs with Dolby Vision HDR

CES 2017: TCL Shows 4K Roku TVs with Dolby Vision HDR

Claiming the title of “America’s fastest growing TV brand,” TCL Corporation today at CES unveiled a series of 4K TVs featuring Roku integration and support for Dolby Vision high dynamic range display.

Frank Lenk Published: 01/04/2017 02:06:12 PM EST

CES 2017: Ricoh Announces 360-degree Live-streaming Camera

CES 2017: Ricoh Announces 360-degree Live-streaming Camera

At CES in Las Vegas today, Ricoh Company Ltd. announced what it terms "the industry's first camera capable of delivering up to 24 continuous hours of fully spherical, 360-degree live video streams."

Frank Lenk Published: 01/04/2017 12:06:38 PM EST

CES 2017: Epson Announces Ultra-Portable Projectors

CES 2017: Epson Announces Ultra-Portable Projectors

At CES 2017 today, Epson America Inc. introduced what is billed as “its slimmest ultra-portable projector to date.” The PowerLite 1700 Series includes four models especially suitable for business travel.

Frank Lenk Published: 01/04/2017 11:42:51 AM EST

CES 2017: LG Showcases Super UHD TVs with Nano Cell Technology

CES 2017: LG Showcases Super UHD TVs with Nano Cell Technology

At CES this week, LG Electronics will be showcasing its new third-generation lineup of LCD-based Super UHD TVs, featuring Nano Cell technology.

Frank Lenk Published: 01/03/2017 04:26:11 PM EST

Netflix's New Year's Countdown Will Help You Put Your Kids to Bed Early

Netflix's New Year's Countdown Will Help You Put Your Kids to Bed Early

Introduced last year, Netflix is bringing back its early New Year's countdowns for kids, which will allow parents to celebrate the "new year" with kids at a reasonable hour, then have them safely tucked into bed before the actual stroke of midnight.

Christine Persaud Published: 12/29/2016 07:20:01 AM EST

Exclusive! First Canadian Hands-on Review of the Oppo UDP-203 Blu-ray Player

Exclusive! First Canadian Hands-on Review of the Oppo UDP-203 Blu-ray Player

There's a crowd that is waiting to satiate their hunger for a dream UHD Blu-ray player. Enter Oppo Digital's UDP-203. Jason Liao, CTO of Oppo Digital offered me a unit for review - reportedly the first to make its way to Canada. That's a good sign. In my years of doing reviews, the companies that actively want their products to be reviewed are usually pretty confident in the products' performance. Would this theory hold true with the UDP-203?

David Susilo Published: 12/21/2016 08:54:31 AM EST

Samsung's Latest Monitor for Gamers Boasts Quantum Dots, is Curved

Samsung's Latest Monitor for Gamers Boasts Quantum Dots, is Curved

Samsung Electronics Canada has launched its latest gaming monitor, the CFG70, which is both curved and features quantum dot technology.

Christine Persaud Published: 12/19/2016 01:15:10 PM EST

The Walking Dead, the Martian, and More Top Roku Searches Lists for 2016

The Walking Dead, the Martian, and More Top Roku Searches Lists for 2016

Roku has releases its lists of top-searched content by its users in 2016, including television shows, movies, actors, and actresses. And it appears zombies, martians, and America sweethearts have emerged on top.

Christine Persaud Published: 12/19/2016 08:00:01 AM EST

Rogers Partners with Comcast for X1 Next-Gen IPTV Service

Rogers Partners with Comcast for X1 Next-Gen IPTV Service

Rogers Communications has announced a long-term strategic partnership with Comcast to bring Rogers customers access to Comcast's X1 IP-based video platform.

Christine Persaud Published: 12/16/2016 07:19:41 AM EST


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