June 30, 2005
Home projectors are coming into the mainstream. I don't care about watching movies as much as watching new episodes of Battlestar Galactica on one of these babies. I'll be following the price drops as we plan our basement overhaul for next summer. This buyers guide gives you the run down on what's happening and what to look for.
At Buyers' Guide: Projectors
We continue to pour over the web finding more and more HDTV buying guides. This one is pretty in depth and offers a bunch of more consumer friendly angles than others.
At Buyers' Guide: Televisions
June 28, 2005
Do you know what Integrated HDTV, 'HDTV-Capable' or 'HDTV-Ready' is? You need to know. There are a bunch of HDTV buyer's guides on the web but this is a great set of Terms to read prior to pouring over a buyers guide and not knowing what they are talking about.
At HDTV: Terms To Know
June 22, 2005
It's not surprising that many people are downright confused over HDTV. I still am when it comes to aspect ratios, pixel amount, and other things you can't really put a finger on. Why does the confusion linger? Because they're all over the map. I've yet to see an HDTV say - this is exactly what you'll need to get through the next 5 years and not be unhappy. A standard would be great instead of all the different crap you need to wade through. Check out this article from the Netherlands and see what you and other consumers really want.
June 16, 2005
We were confused as well. How big do I buy? What brand? How much do I spend? How do I make sure it won't be obsolete? Time magazine has a killer article on just this subject and let me tell you - it will take some time to read it.
At TECH TIME: Get In The Game: How to Buy an HDTV Set
We are scouring the web for articles on just how to do it. Yes - even though we ourselves bought an LCD TV - there are many options for HDTV - which is a broadcast and picture standard that is digital. Also - we often forget that it's not just the picture - but the sound as well.
At How to Buy an HDTV - eHow.com
June 13, 2005
Everyone asks me this question every time they see my LCD TV. How did you pick it? What resolution is it? Why did you pick that one? Is that a good brand? Is the Sony the best? Read on at PC World.com and get the latest answers to; How to Buy A Flat-Screen TV...