Home Media: TV and Sound, PC and Projection Media Formats and Technologies

Home media, be it AVI or MPEG, CD, DVD or Blu Ray, HDD or network media streaming and sharing, offers the home theater enthusiast a plethora of formats and devices on which to enjoy a complete home audio and video experience. In this topic we explore the different media types and players, reviewing the best in DVD and Blu Ray, HDTV and satellite. We also share our thoughts on the many ‘how-to’ questions that people ask, and provide troubleshooting tips and tricks to help you get the most from all of your home entertainment devices.

Everything You Need to Know About HDTV

Sure HDTV is great, and gives you a clearer picture, but what do all of those numbers mean? What’s the difference between 720p and 1080i? What options do you have for watching HD media? How do you get the best picture possible out of your TV? We’ve got the answers to all these questions and more.

This Season’s Best TVs

Are you looking to give yourself a high quality HDTV for Christmas this year? If so, you’ve come to the right place. We’ve collected reviews of the latest and greatest in High Definition Televisions in this one stop shopping guide to HDTV.

What Will Tomorrow’s TVs Look Like?

With the rapid advancement of HDTV technology is the past 10 years it is hard to imagine what we might be seeing in the near future. Tomorrow’s TV is likely to be much thinner and up to four times as sharp as the models available today. Take a look in the Bright Hub crystal ball at the future of TV.

Marantz UD7006 Blu-Ray DVD Player Review

If you are looking for a top-notch universal disc player to add to your home theater setup, the Marantz UD7006 Blu-ray/DVD player may be just what you are looking for. It has superb picture quality and features 7.1 HD audio output. You can even stream online video, but is really worth the price tag?

Marantz UD5005 Blu-Ray/DVD Player Review

The Marantz UD5005 is a high quality multi-format disc player that is designed to meet all your home entertainment needs. It is packed with features that target a more discerning Hi-Fi enthusiast, and has a stylish design that would look great in any home theater room.

Will Boxee Box Support Hulu?

Boxee Box allows you to stream content on your television or mobile device. It is small and quite capable. But, the popular site Hulu has had some complaints against the device. Are these two companies willing to work together to satisfy their users? Learn more here.