Ken C. Pohlmann  |  Oct 09, 2018  |  0 comments
Roy Orbison died 30 years ago. He kicked off a concert tour last week.

SV Staff  |  Oct 09, 2018  |  1 comments
Smart-home features and systems are solidly on the radar of new home buyers and owners of homes under renovation, according to CEDIA’s annual “Size and Scope of the Residential Technology Systems Industry” survey, which pegs the value of the U.S. residential technology market at $19.5 billion, up from $18.9 billion in 2015.
Darryl Wilkinson  |  Oct 08, 2018  |  0 comments
Last week Lutron opened the doors to a "newly reimagined Experience Center and training facility in the Decoration and Design Building in New York City." If you're in the area, it's definitely be worth a visit.
SV Staff  |  Oct 08, 2018  |  6 comments
Are you old enough to remember when hi-fi shops were abundant and a visit to your local store was an event — especially when a new product or technology was introduced?
SV Staff  |  Oct 08, 2018  |  4 comments
Hong Kong-based miniDSP has introduced a series of DSP-based network streamers that incorporate the speaker setup/room-correction technology Dirac Live.
SV Staff  |  Oct 08, 2018  |  0 comments
Summer is gone and Halloween is only a couple weeks away but that hasn’t stopped Elite Screens from introducing a new dual-sided outdoor projection screen that’s water-resistant and motorized.
SV Staff  |  Oct 05, 2018  |  0 comments
Focal, the French maker of high-performance speakers and headphones, today introduced is first closed-back headphone aimed at audiophiles who want to “dive into an intimate sound bubble without worrying about a noisy environment.”
Chris Chiarella  |  Oct 05, 2018  |  1 comments
Although never quite as disturbingly dark nor as overtly sexual as the original, Deadpool 2 is nonetheless a more-than-worthy sequel, recapturing that sublime balance between raunchy comedy and edgy action. The story has surprising heart, as super-powered contract killer Wade/Deadpool (Ryan Reynolds) struggles to cope with a sudden loss while reluctantly coming to the aid of Firefist, a powerful teenage mutant in crisis.
John Sciacca  |  Oct 05, 2018  |  1 comments
As I mentioned in my last blog Top Design Mistakes, Part One, I’ve worked as a custom installer for the past 20 years, and a key part of my job is designing and installing media rooms and home theaters. (The difference between the two: a media room is typically an open, multi-use space, while a home theater is a dedicated room purpose-designed for watching movies.)
SV  |  Oct 05, 2018  |  1 comments
Shop Sound&Vision has announced a Columbus Day Sale page with deals on AV gear ranging from TVs and AV receivers to speakers, headphones, subwoofers, and more.