HDCP

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With HD DVD around the corner, I have been working it in as a thought during any electronics purchases. Will I have to change something in a year? Should I wait on this purchase? I have been glossing over this HDCP discussion lately but then last night it finally caught my eye. Now I have the understanding that my HDTV … Read More

ABC and NBC Can Suck It

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After getting HD through DIRECTV, I called them asked if I could get the Fox HD feed. They said they would apply for me to get all the major networks. CBS and Fox were turned on a few days back. But I finally got a postcard in the mail the other day that told me they had granted my request. … Read More

My Super Remote

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As mentioned, I got a good deal on a Philips Pronto remote through an employee discount plan at work. Otherwise, I might not have gotten this bad boy. But after getting it, I don’t know how you could live without it. It so nice to be able to program a remote control by using some software on your computer and … Read More

Final Theater Component Installed

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My final theater component finally came in this week. Its a Yamaha DVD-S2500. I was having some trouble with my old $100+ Sony DVD player. It seemed to have a problem pushing the video signal on some DVDs through 24′ foot of component cable. So I hooked up the new player and it solved the problem. Thank god. I connected … Read More

More HDTV

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DIRECTV finally got my approvals so they were able to light up CBS and FOX out of LA for me. So now I have those 2 networks in HD baby. I can’t get the Denver locals over the air here because they only broadcast right downtown currently. 24’s season finale is on Monday night and I have HD now. Yippee. … Read More