SV Staff  |  Feb 11, 2019  |  9 comments
Samsung today announced that its 2019 QLED 8K and 4K TVs in screen sizes ranging from 43 to 85 inches are now available for pre-order or purchase.
SV Staff  |  Feb 11, 2019  |  0 comments
A couple weeks ago New York City’s Stereo Exchange expanded its operation to include the used audio gear bought, reconditioned, and resold under the “certified pre-owned” label by NJ-based SkyFi Audio.
SV Staff  |  Feb 11, 2019  |  0 comments
2019 is a milestone year for projection specialist Elite Screens as it marks the company’s 15th anniversary.
Leslie Shapiro  |  Feb 11, 2019  |  0 comments
It’s quite tragic; a Stradivarius violin creates arguably the most beautiful musical sounds created by man, but it’s only a limited time before the instrument goes to sleep, to be silenced forever. After producing brilliant sounds and melodies for centuries, the tone of the violin changes and it becomes too fragile and delicate to play; effectively the instrument is silenced in deep slumber. Fortunately, phase one of an ambitious project has just wrapped up in an attempt to save the sound of a precious few of these string instruments for generations to come.

SV Staff  |  Feb 08, 2019  |  1 comments
With a seemingly endless parade of programming from an ever-expanding variety of services, the days of getting TV from one source are long gone as “multi-service usage” becomes the norm.
David Vaughn  |  Feb 08, 2019  |  3 comments
Westworld: Season One ended in a cliffhanger with Dolores (Evan Rachel Wood) taking charge of the adult amusement park. Westworld: Season Two picks up shortly after this event with the puppet show now over and the liberated “hosts” coming after the humans for their own pound of flesh.
SV Staff  |  Feb 08, 2019  |  0 comments
The Chinese electronics giant TCL, which bills itself as “America’s fastest growing TV brand,” has announced a special deal on its already aggressively priced 75-inch 4K Roku Smart TV.
Chris Chiarella  |  Feb 07, 2019  |  1 comments
In part because it has now endured for 40 years, but also because it is the sort of thrilling cinematic entertainment we never seem to tire of, Superman has appeared on just about every home entertainment format, and deservedly so. The first comic book blockbuster, director Richard Donner's visually stunning epic stars Christopher Reeve as the only survivor of a brilliant but arrogant alien culture who finds his place in our world as a god-like protector.
SV Staff  |  Feb 07, 2019  |  0 comments
AudioControl has entered into a partnership with IMAX and DTS to offer IMAX Enhanced AV receivers and preamp/processors.
SV Staff  |  Feb 07, 2019  |  0 comments
Fluance, the internet-based audio company based in Niagara Falls, Ontario, has introduced a portable wireless speaker designed to radiate sound in all directions.