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Alienware HD Media Server: Heavy Metal Home Theater

Alienware HD Media Server: Heavy Metal Home Theater
Alienware is showing off their latest high-end server, designed for use in home theaters and media rooms. The system contains everything you need for controlling your digital media in one slick aluminum box. The Alienware HD Media Server (HDMS) comes in a dramatic brushed aluminum, rack-mountable enclosure, and provides a powerful HTPC under the hood.

Turn Your Tv Into a Huge Mood Light

Turn Your Tv Into a Huge Mood Light
Sure, you could drop over a grand on a Philips Ambilight television if you want your TV to set a mood, or you can also turn any television into a giant glowing ambient light for just the cost of a single DVD.
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Add Blu-ray to Your Pc for Under $200

Add Blu-ray to Your Pc for Under $200
Sony today announced a Blu-ray add-on drive for computers that breaks the $200 price barrier. The new BDU-X10S drive connects to your PC using a Serial ATA connection, adding high-definition movie playback to your desktop or HTPC.

Archos Tv+ Media Hub/Dvr Takes Aim at Apple Tv

Archos Tv+ Media Hub/Dvr Takes Aim at Apple Tv
In anticipation of the upcoming 2008 CES show, Archos has revealed complete specs and images for their highly-anticipated media hub, the Archos TV+. The compact device may be about the same size as an Apple TV, but it packs in a number of additional features.

Tiny Video Players Make Me Squint

Tiny Video Players Make Me Squint
Don’t you find it odd that on one hand, our LCD and Plasma TV screens can never be big enough, but on the other hand, gadgets are getting smaller screens all the time. This new pair of video players are about the size of a credit card, and offer up video on teeny tiny screens.

Tiny Projector Fits in Your Pocket

Tiny Projector Fits in Your Pocket
While a number of companies are working on miniature video projection technology, every one I’ve seen is still just at the prototype stage. While it’s not as tiny as some of the designs being shown by TI, Microvision and Explay, these projectors are actually available for purchase.

Soviet Tv Pc Casemod: From Russia With Wood

Soviet Tv Pc Casemod: From Russia With Wood
Whooda thunk that a 40+ year-old Soviet television set would make for one of the most gorgeous computer designs I’ve seen in a very long time? This amazing transformation started with a 1961 Soviet REKORD tv set and turned it into a modern Windows PC.

Infocus Play Big Projector: Big Picture, Big Pixels

Infocus Play Big Projector: Big Picture, Big Pixels
Wanna play your video games on a massive screen, but don’t have thousands of dollars to spend on a huge flat screen? This new projector from InFocus lets you play games and movies at sizes between 40-inches and 210-inches diagonal for under $500.

Toshiba HD DVD Players at Wal-Mart for Under $99

Toshiba HD DVD Players at Wal-Mart for Under $99
According to this ad circular that’s floating around the web, your friendly neighborhood Wal-Mart will be flooding the market with super discounted Toshiba high definition DVD players. After dropping the price on Toshiba’s HD-A2 HD DVD player to $199, there’s now an ad that shows an unbelievable price of $98.87.

40gb PS3: Sony’s Great White Hope

40gb PS3: Sony’s Great White Hope
Sony’s PlayStation 3 console has certainly faced its share of challenges in the market. When it hit retailers last year, it cost as much as $600, and had virtually no original gaming content. Sure, it’s got a great Blu-ray disc player, and it looks slick, but without games, few people drank the Sony Kool-Aid.

HD Vmd Players Hit Stores for Under $200

HD Vmd Players Hit Stores for Under $200
By now, we’ve all heard plenty about Blu-Ray, HD DVD and the so-called HD “format wars”. Now a little upstart disc format known as HD VMD has started to ship their very first players for less than half (correction: now just a little bit less than) the price of the cheapest standalone Blu-Ray and HD DVD machines.

Shuttle D’Vo Home Theater Pc: Small Package, Big Boom

Shuttle D’Vo Home Theater Pc: Small Package, Big Boom
Shuttle is well known for their small-form-factor PCs. Their latest models are perfect for a high-end home theater, and can be loaded up with everything you’d need in a single, compact box. The top-of-the-line Shuttle D’VO SG33G5M Deluxe features 1080p high-definition video output via an HDMI output.

1mm Thick Flexible Plasma Display in the Works

1mm Thick Flexible Plasma Display in the Works
At this week’s CEATEC show in Japan, Shinoda Plasma Corp. showed off a prototype of a new plasma-based screen that’s only 1-millimeter thick. By using an array of plasma “tubes” aligned between film electrodes, they’re not only able to keep the display super slim, but the display can actually be bent.

Directv New HD Channels Begin to Roll Out

Directv New HD Channels Begin to Roll Out
Good news for DirecTV subscribers. The satellite provider today launched 21 new high definition channels for your viewing enjoyment. The channels are the first wave of programming for DirecTV’s 100 HD channel promise. The initial 21 channels are available immediately if you’re signed up for the HD package and have the SD version of the channel in your current programming plan.

Ratchet and Clank Future: Blistering Behemoth

Ratchet and Clank Future: Blistering Behemoth
Good news for those of you anxiously awaiting the new Ratchet and Clank game for the PlayStation 3. Insomniac Games has confirmed that the game will run at a full 60 frame per second speed, in both 720p and 1080i resolutions.

Cinedisk Cd26hd: High Definition Video in Your Pocket

Cinedisk Cd26hd: High Definition Video in Your Pocket
This compact media player from Korea’s Savit Micro lets you carry an entire HD video source in the palm of your hand. The Cinedisk CD26HD is just a little larger than a typical media player, and offers high definition playback at up to 1080i resolution.
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