Review: Xbox One nearly a set-top box replacement
The Xbox One won't quite replace your TV set-top box, but it comes awfully close. The latest game console from Microsoft takes a big leap toward being the main entertainment hub in your living room. It gives ...
OmniVision tops up sensors for cameras, phones
Digital video recorders do not change shopping behavior
Watching a television show from a digital video recorder (DVR) gives viewers a chance to skip commercials, but new research finds that owning a DVR does not influence the demand for advertised products despite its ad-skipping ...
Apple unveils new TV box for renting movies, shows
(AP) -- Apple Inc. is refining its plans to annex the living room into its entertainment empire. On Wednesday, Apple unveiled a smaller, cheaper version of Apple TV, which connects to a high-definition television ...
Canon develops world's largest CMOS image sensor, with ultra-high sensitivity
Canon Inc. announced today that it has developed the world's largest CMOS image sensor, with a chip size measuring 202 x 205 mm. Because its expanded size enables greater light-gathering capability, the sensor ...
Dish to stream live TV on iPad, other devices
(AP) -- Dish subscribers will soon be able to watch live satellite TV on their mobile devices at no extra cost.
Appeals court gives Dish a chance in TiVo case
(AP) -- A federal appeals court Friday granted Dish Network Corp. a full-court review of a ruling that threatened to force the satellite TV company to disable millions of its customers' digital video recorders because of ...
Clicker.com aims to become Internet video usher
(AP) -- Web surfing is becoming more like channel surfing as television shows, movies and music videos pour onto the Internet.
Toshiba to Launch First SDXC Memory Card
Toshiba Corporation today announced the launch of the world's first 64GB SDXC Memory Card with the world's fastest data transfer rate compliant with the new SD Memory Standard Ver. 3.00, UHS 104.
Samsung Introduces Pair of 12 Mega-Pixel, 24mm Ultra-Wide Angle Compact Digital Cameras
Samsung Electronics today unveiled two new 12 mega-pixel compact digital cameras boasting 24mm ultra-wide angle Schneider lenses. Samsung’s new TL320 raises the bar for innovation in the digital imaging ...
NYU's microscopic monitoring may yield advances in production of products, pharmaceuticals
A team of NYU physicists has developed a method to monitor the properties of microscopic particles as they grow within a chemical reaction vessel, creating new opportunities to improve the quality and consistency ...
Study: Media everywhere, bathroom included
TV viewers increasingly are watching programs on their own schedule, according to a Nielsen company media study released Monday.
Review: Options for watching TV on the road
If you are on the road and want to watch live TV and recorded shows on your phone or tablet, there aren't many easy options.
Review: New TiVo delivers for avid TV viewers
When I bought my first TiVo digital video recorder in 2001, I was a real trendsetter. "You can really pause live television?" friends asked with wonder. "You don't have to rewind a tape when you're done?"