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  1. OTA TV 3.0 ATSC Standard With 4K is Official

    AV Home Theater
    The New OTA TV 3.0 Standard With 4K is Now Official Yesterday at CES Advanced Television Systems Committee (ATSC) today commemorated the achievement of a major milestone in TV history the official standards for OTA 3.0 TV. Our suite of ATSC 3.0 standards paves the way for a new kind of...
  2. Blunt Talk -- Starring Patrick Stewart and Jacki Weaver Available on DVD August 30!

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    Blunt Talk: The Complete First Season From Academy Award® Nominated Executive Producer Seth MacFarlane and Starring Golden Globe® Nominee Patrick Stewart and Academy Award® Nominee Jacki Weaver Available on DVD August 30, 2016 BEVERLY HILLS, CA (July 11, 2016) – “Blunt Talk,” the hilarious...
  3. Star Wars Rebels: Season 2 - on Blu-ray and DVD August 30

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
  4. TOP GUN celebrates 30 years with Limited Edition Blu-ray Combo Steelbook available May 3rd

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    Celebrate 30 Years of the Need for Speed! TOP GUN Just in Time for Memorial Day & Father’s Day, 30th Anniversary Limited Edition Blu-ray™ Steelbook Takes Flight May 3, 2016 Relive the Adrenaline-Fueled Classic on Digital HD May 10, 2016 HOLLYWOOD, Calif. – The...
  5. $30 & 30 minute poly diffusers

    Home Audio Acoustics
    Built these two in about 30 minutes. I'll cap the ends with some L shape wood and glue them on to cover the open space and staples. Will also glue some insulation to the backside to give it some deadening. Either way They seem to be pretty effective. I had one on each side wall first wave...
  6. Ben Stiller and Naomi Watts Star In WHILE WE'RE YOUNG Arriving To Blu-ray and DVD June 30

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    “Genuinely hilarious” - The Playlist Ben Stiller, Naomi Watts, Amanda Seyfried And Adam Driver Star In The Coming-Of-Middle-Age Comedy WHILE WE'RE YOUNG From Oscar®-Nominated Filmmaker Noah Baumbach, Uproariously Observant Film Arrives On Blu-Ray™ And DVD June 30th SANTA...
  7. Arnold Schwarzenegger Stars In Post-Apocalyptic Thriller Maggie Arriving On Digital HD June 30 and Blu-ray and DVD July 7

    Movies | TV Shows | Hollywood
    SANTA MONICA, CA (May 11, 2015) - Arnold Schwarzenegger is back and better than ever in the post-apocalyptic story, Maggie, arriving on Digital HD June 30th and on Blu-ray™ (plus Digital HD) and DVD (plus Digital) July 7th from Lionsgate Home Entertainment. The film is currently available via On...
  8. ChromaPure 3.0 Announced

    Video Calibration
    ChromaPure 2.5.5 will be the last 2.x release. ChromaPure 3.0 will be released in the first quarter of 2015. It will provide the most substantial upgrade in ChromaPure's history. Starting today (12-18-2014), anyone who purchases a new ChromaPure license will be entitled to a free upgrade to...
  9. Improvements in Speaker Audio Quality in last 30 years.

    Home Audio Speakers
    Yesterday I was talking with a group of speaker designers and audio engineers. They had worked in companies like Allison, Acoustics research and had designed speakers like IC-20 (from Allison). I had asked the same question to them. According to them the improvements have not been much in the...
  10. T.H.E. Show Newport (May 30 - June 1, 2014)

    ACA News and Announcements
    We'll be setting up camp in room 220 of the Atrium Hotel again this year at T.H.E. Show Newport Beach again this year. It's only a little over a month away, so make your plans now. We'll update soon with the room partners we'll be working with, and a tentative gear list. If you haven't been...
  11. ATSC 2.0 almost here, ATSC 3.0 coming in a few years

    AV Home Theater
    ATSC 2.0 expected to be voted on this year. It will enable over-the-air video-on-demand, online interactivity, push alerts to sleeping TVs, and the ability to watch two channels simultaneously on a single screen, among other functions. It will be compatible and continue to support the type of...