Monthly Archives: April 2013

LG Curved OLED TV To Go On Sale By End Of 2013

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After giving us a tantalizing first glimpse of the world’s first curved OLED TV at last January’s CES, LG has now hinted that these cutting-edge displays may be on sale in the UK before the end of the year. LG curved OLED TV to go on sale by end of 2013 Curved screens have been getting a lot of hype ... Read More »

Seiki Announces $1299 50in Ultra HD 4K TV In USA

Seiki SE50UY04

Looking to get your hands on a snazzy new 4K TV without going bankrupt in the process? Then you might just be interested in the latest new offering from Seiki Digital, whose brand new SE50UY04 4K television trounces the competition with a price tag of just US $1299 (around £850). Still think that’s a tad too pricey? Well perhaps, but ... Read More »

Logitech Unveils Harmony Ultimate Remote with Smartphone Apps

Logitech Harmony Ultimate

The TV remote refuses to die, and lots would agree that that’s an extremely good thing, given that try as they might, no one has yet been able to come up with a true replacement for our primary TV interaction tool. But while remote controls are not going to be replaced any time soon, there’s absolutely no reason why these ... Read More »

Second-Screen Apps Unappealing To Most Viewers, Says NPD Group

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A growing number of broadcasters have been promoting the use of “second-screen” apps as a way of boosting the enjoyment of their shows, but consumers aren’t buying into them, according to new research from the NPD Group. Second-screen apps unappealing to most viewers, says NPD Group NPD’s Digital Video Outlook Second Screens Report shows that while the vast majority of ... Read More »

Panasonic Pulls Plug on Plasma, Switches Focus to OLED

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We’ve been hearing whispers for months now that Panasonic is set to abandon the plasma TV business as it struggles to realign itself in the face of multi-billion pound loses over the last few years. With the company faltering amid the global recession and the consequent decline in sales of display panel technology, it’s been forced into making some drastic ... Read More »