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How to a Build a Stereo System for Vinyl Records

Collecting records is hip again and it’s time to prepare your home audio equipment. Here’s what you need to know.

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How to Throw the Ultimate Football Viewing Party

The Big Game is only a few weeks away and it’s time to prepare.

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All I Want for Christmas are Great Deals

You have 72 hours to spoil yourself.

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Should You Cut the Cable TV Cord?

Roku just sold its 10 millionth streaming player in the US; is it time to buy one and get rid of cable TV?

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Streaming vs. Downloading Music: My Take on the Endless Debate

I love listening to music and there’s never been a better time to be a music fan. With so many ways to obtain music, we can listen to it any way we want, wherever we want. Whether we like to stuff our bookshelves with CDs and vinyl records, fill up our iPods with MP3s and […]

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Chromecast SDK Now Open to Developers

Since its release on July 24, 2013, Google’s Chromecast has been one of the easiest and least expensive ways to enjoy video and audio from a portable device on your television. All you need to do is connect the dongle to an HDMI port on your TV and you’ll be ready to cast from just […]

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What are 4K TVs, and why should you buy one?

You might think your 1080p HDTV is on the cutting edge of television technology, but there’s a new player in town – the 4K TV. These sophisticated sets are becoming increasingly popular with home theater enthusiasts, and soon, they could become part of the mainstream. But what are 4K TVs, and should you think about upgrading […]

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Home theater essentials

For some, an HDTV and a Blu-ray player are not enough to create a top-notch entertainment center. Some would rather build their own home theaters themselves so they can have viewing experiences that rival going to a movie theater. However, in order to make this possible, take into account the factors below. The perfect screen […]

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Picture-in-picture moves beyond television

Once upon a time, it was considered a selling point of a television if it had picture-in-picture capability – the option of watching more than one program at the same time, with one appearing much larger on the screen than the other. Now manufacturers and developers are focusing on thinking outside the box, literally – […]

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TV Types

Choosing the right type of television

Ten years ago, the biggest televisions were heavy and boxy devices. They took up a lot of room and could barely put out as much resolution as a standard DVD contained. Today, there are amazing machines available that make older models look downright antique. However, while any type you buy will be better than previous […]

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