Home Theater Tips

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What Is Blu-Ray?

As the wife of a person who works in electronics I am well aware of the latest and greatest in home theater.  Not only that, but I love movies and technology too, so I'm aware anyway.  It is SHOCKING to me how many of my friends have no clue what Blu-Ray is!  There have been several occasions where some of…

Home Theater Hookups

Let’s talk about all those cables !!!! WEEEEEE !!!! VIDEO These cables only provide a 480 (standard definition) video signal. Coaxial Cable. This is the cable that comes from your wall to your TV, or goes into a cable or satellite box. It could also come from an antenna (rooftop or indoor) Composite Cable or RCA Cable. The yellow one…

Television Specs

My husband continues his Home Theater Tips with what should you be looking for as far as specs... I think this part can be fairly easy. However, you can dive into all the details of the TV of your choice all you want. Here are some key points to look at when buying a TV: First, know the size. Believe…

Types of TV’s

What are you watching right now? Most of the people out there are watching a standard definition signal. Which means that they are getting there signal from a rooftop antenna or “rabbit ears” on top of the TV. Others are getting it from a digital source from someone like Comcast. Basically, going straight from the wall via a coaxial cable…

Home Theater Tips

We interrupt our previously scheduled Emergency Preparedness posts to bring you to home theater school.  This is something my husband and I are very passionate about.  WE LOVE watching movies and TV.  So we have a pretty sweet setup.  We were waiting for our free Playstation 3 to come in the mail (gotta love the company my husband works for...…