High court to hear dispute about TV over Internet WASHINGTON (AP) — Thirty years after failing to convince the Supreme Court of the threat posed by home video recordings, big media companies are back and now trying to rein in another technological innovation they say...
Apr 21 2014, 3:08am CDT
New Dish Hopper set-up can record 8 shows at once Dish unveils new Hopper set-up that can record 8 TV shows at once, wireless Joeys
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Dish Network Corp. has unveiled a new digital recorder system that can record eight TV shows at once...
Jan 6 2014, 1:16pm CST
Apple licenses Rovi Technology Rovi makes services around digital content including electronic programming guides and content protection.
Sep 20 2010, 2:29pm CDT
Five hot HTPC Cases get reviewed You cannot just have any HTPC case mess up your stylish living room interior. Techspot has recognized this and published a review of 5 what they call beautiful HTPC cases. The HTPC cases reviewed include the Antec...
Mar 18 2009, 9:47am CDT
Panasonic shows tru2way HDTV and DVRs Panasonic will show tru2way enabled PCH2180 HD-DVR Set-Top, VIERA Plasma HDTV sets, TZ-LC100 Portable Digital Video Recorder and more at the Cable Show 2008.
tru2way (formerly OpenCable) is the next-generation...
May 17 2008, 7:00am CDT
Report: 100 Million Digital Set-top Boxes Sold According to a report from Strategy Analytics sales of digital set top boxes broke the 100 million sold barrier in 2007 for the first time. According to the report sales of the boxes totaled 102.4 million units in 2007....
Feb 21 2008, 10:40am CST
Belt Buckle Spy Camera and DVR Chinese gadget manufacturer Ajoka offers a spy belt buckle with integrated digital video recorder.
In the early days spy cameras had a secondary large unit that housed the recording. In the very, very early days that...
Jan 10 2008, 6:00am CST
5 New LG HDTV with integrated Digital HDD Recorder LG announces in Korea 5 new HDTVs with integrated digital video recorder.
The new LG TVs include 37”, 42”, 47” LCD TVs and 50”, 60” Plasma TVs. All five feature an integrated digital video recorder. The new recording...
Feb 5 2007, 10:00am CST
Pioneer DVR-940HX 500GB DVR and 1080p Upscaling DVD Player
Pioneer announces in Europe a cool new digital video recorder and DVD player. The Pioneer DVR-940HX-S features a 500GB HDD, 1080p upscaling and DVB-T Tuner.
The Pioneer DVR-940HX-S incorporates the newly designed...
Nov 30 2006, 2:00am CST
Hitachi WOOO W37L-H9000 HDTV with 250GB HDD Hitachi announced teh W37L-H9000 LCD HDTV in Japan.
The Hitachi WOOO W37L-H9000 features a new panel with 178 degrees field of view using the new ISP alpha technology. The resolution is 1366x768 pixels and the...
Aug 10 2006, 4:05am CDT
LG XCanvas 47 inch Full HD LCD TV with 250GB DVR LG Electronics introduces Full HD LCD TV in Korea.
The LG 47LB1DR features a 5000:1 contrast ratio, 178 degrees viewing angle and 6ms response time.
This new full HD (1920x1024px) LCD TV has a 250GB HDD built-in...
May 1 2006, 9:41am CDT
Sony VAIO VGX-XL70S and VGX-XV80S HDTV AV Systems Sony introduces two new Home entertainment PCs in Japan.
The VAIO Type X Living VGX-XL70S features 1TB of hard-drive storage. It comes with a wireless keyboard. The VGX-XL70S runs on a Intel Pentium D processor 820 (2...
Oct 4 2005, 2:47am EST
Hitachi Tera Byte Digital Video Recorder DV-DH1000W Hitachi announces a new digital video recorder with 1TB Hard-drive storage.
The Hitachi DV-DH1000W features high vision digital tuner (Japanese HDTV) to receive and record HD TV programming. 1TB is for HDTV not that...
Aug 25 2005, 2:16am EST
Self-Guard micro Surveillance Gadget STARNEX offers a new cool small gadget for video and audio surveillance called Self-Guard.
Self-Guard is a micro mobile and covert Digital Video Recorder with built-in Cameras, Microphones, LCD Screen, Speaker and...
Apr 1 2005, 12:41am EST
Slingbox Personal Broadcaster Coming Soon
We mentioned the Slingbox Personal Broadcaster device the first time last August, it looks like start-up Sling Media gets closer to actually release this innovative media gadget.
The Slingbox definitely features a...
Mar 22 2005, 10:25am EST
Quiet Media Center PC from Digital Logic Swiss Digital Logic offers a the Microspace Media Center PC.
Thanks to a power-saving design, the Microspace does not have a fan and is making no noise. The Microspace is also not much bigger than an external CD drive...
Feb 27 2005, 3:00pm EST
shift.tv: Online Personal Video Recorder German video streaming service company TV1 is launching at CeBit 2005 an online personal video recording service called shift.tv.
The internet based personal video recorder service (iPVR) allows users to record TV...
Feb 15 2005, 7:57am EST
Medusa PVR: Build your own Sony X-Type Multi-Tuner PVR Sony X-Type 7-Tuner PVR with 1TB
eHomeUpgrade reports about Snapstream's Medusa 6 Tuner PVR do it yourself guide.
"Ok everyone... take out your notepads because SnapStream has put together a killer “how to”...
Oct 12 2004, 4:57am EST
Plextor ConvertX PVR PX-TV402U EverthingUSB reports about Plextor releasing another DivX device in its ConvertX line .
Plextor has announced the world's first DivX Certified USB PVR. Basically, it has a NTSC TV tuner with time-shift and direct-to-...
Sep 14 2004, 4:18am EST
Sony VRP-T5 160GB Digital Video Recorder Sony announces the new compact Sony VRP-T5 Digital Video Recorder.
The Sony VRP-T5 features a 160GB Hard-drive and can connect with digital televisions and digital tuners via the Sony i.LINK.
This Sony DVR measures...
Aug 24 2004, 4:17am EST
Sony's New Type X Super PVR with 7 Tuners Sony announced a concept of a new Super Personal Video Recorder with 7 TV Tuners.
The Sony Type X is based on a PC architecture and can hold Hard-drives up to 1 Terrabyte. With 7 Tuners users can record simultanously...
May 12 2004, 8:12am EST
PCTV Deluxe: Tapeless Personal Video Recorder/TV Tuner Pinnacle Systems, Inc. today introduced PCTV Deluxe, a state of the art digital media solution that connects PC and TV entertainment capabilities into a single, cost-effective product for under $200. With PCTV Deluxe,...
Nov 14 2002, 12:08pm EST
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