When the television first became common in households in the ‘50s, it was a marvel to be able to see a moving image on the tiny, black and white screen. Households began to watch content terrestrially, then cable and satellite television afforded access to hundreds of channels. Add things like on-demand and pay-per-view TV, along with VCRs and DVD players to the mix, and we were in entertainment heaven.
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CNN's streaming platform, CNNgo, is now accessible through Roku devices in Canada, including Roku players and Roku TV models.
JVC and Panasonic have joined forces to offer optimized performance when pairing a top-end Panasonic Ultra HD Blu-ray player with a 2019 model native 4K D-ILA projector from JVC. The partnership was demo'd at the Montreal Audio Fest that took place last week in the Quebec city.
Cutting the cord. It describes our desire to shift away from expensive linear television service packages with thousands of channels to a curated selection of content through a subscription-based over-the-top (OTT) service. Streaming TV has been on the rise, and Netflix is the constant. But other services have come (and gone). And now, Apple wants in.
Samsung's latest innovation in the commercial digital signage space, the OMN-D Series, is a dual display with screens on both sides that can showcase crisp content, even in direct sunlight.
Worldwide shipments of augmented reality and virtual reality (AR/VR) headsets are forecast to reach 8.9 million units in 2019, up 54.1% from the prior year according to the International Data Corporation (IDC) Worldwide Quarterly Augmented and Virtual Reality Headset Tracker.
With the number of insane drivers in the city who have seemingly obtained their drivers' licenses from Cracker Jack boxes, driving have become a frustrating ordeal. After years of witnessing a countless number of illegal stops, U-turns, and instances of texting while driving, I started to install dash cams in my car.
Screen Innovations is following up its Solo motorized screen with the Solo 2 family, which employs an even more compact design (it's 17% smaller than the original), yet still offers a wider array of options, including sizes up to 160" diagonal, and various power options.
Nintendo Labo is launching a VR Kit that provides the tools for making DIY cardboard creations called Toy-Con that can be used to play a variety of games on the Nintendo Switch.
Starz has officially launched in Canada, delivering a slate of diverse programming, including originals, select library titles, and classic films.
Anyone who knows me knows my first piece of advice to anyone who buys a new TV is to get it professional calibrated. (I'm sort of biased on that topic!) But that's not what this piece is all about. Here are some practical tips on the first things you should do once you're ready to bring home a brand spanking new display.