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NPD: Price, Glasses Continue to Thwart 3DTV Adoption    11 Apr, 2011

News By: Erik Gruenwedel

Ongoing issues surrounding the cost of 3D televisions and required eyewear continue to negatively impact sales, despite increased consumer awareness of the new high-definition format, according to a new report.More>>

‘Harry Potter’ Cast Talks ‘Deathly Hallows’ (Video Interview Part 1)    11 Apr, 2011

News By: Chris Tribbey

The cast of the Harry Potter franchise gathered in New York April 5 to talk about the DVD and Blu-ray Disc release of 'Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 1.'More>>

THX Media Director Coming to TVs, Set-tops    11 Apr, 2011

News By: Chris Tribbey

Starting in 2012, the audio and video of your latest Blu-ray Disc or DVD will be automatically fine-tuned by the player to the exact specifications filmmakers intended, thanks to new technology from THX and Rovi Corp.More>>

Exclusive: Study Stresses Staying Power of Disc    6 Apr, 2011

News By: Chris Tribbey

Redbox is still on track to introduce a digital offering this year, but a new study the disc rental giant commissioned shows the staying power of physical media.More>>

‘Tron’ Directors Greet Fans, Answer Questions Via Twitter    6 Apr, 2011

News By: Billy Gil

WEST HOLLYWOOD, Calif. — Fans lined up at a Best Buy in West Hollywood in hopes of getting their copies of 'Tron' and 'Tron: Legacy' signed by the directors of those films, who gathered April 5 for the films’ home video releases and for an online Q&A via Twitter.More>>

Panasonic Kicks Off 15-market 3DTV Tour    6 Apr, 2011

News By: Chris Tribbey

New York’s Roosevelt Field, Chicago’s Union Station and Los Angeles’ Culver City Shopping Center currently are home to Panasonic’s “Experience Amazing” tour, a six-week nationwide showcase of the company’s 3DTVs, Internet-connected HDTVs and 3D cameras and camcorders.More>>

Samsung Lowers Price on 3DTV Glasses     6 Apr, 2011

News By: Chris Tribbey

Starting April 24 Samsung will begin including two pairs of glasses with every offering in its 3DTV line-up, and starting May 1 Samsung’s 2011 3DTV active shutter glasses (SSG-3100GB) will be available for less than $50.More>>

Next3D Expands Partnership with Turner    6 Apr, 2011

News By: Chris Tribbey

Next3D has expanded its partnership with Turner Broadcasting to include stereoscopic 3D production and delivery of live events in 3D, the companies said.More>>

Warner, Potter Cast Prep for ‘Deathly Hallows – Part One’ Blu-ray    4 Apr, 2011

News By: Chris Tribbey

NEW YORK — The difference between the first “Harry Potter” films and the last ones shouldn’t be of any surprise to those who read the books, the film’s cast said April 4. More>>

PS3 Passes Xbox in Installed Base    31 Mar, 2011

News By: DealerScope News

From Dealerscope: Sony's PlayStation 3 passed Microsoft's Xbox 360 to become the #2 console worldwide in terms of installed base at the end of 2010, research Strategy Analytics said Thursday. More>>