stories about Television

Digital TV the latest political beat-up target

A Senate Budget Estimates hearing has been told than as many as 30% of the digital set-top boxes sold in Australia are unable to receive all of the digital free-to-air channels. Senator Simon Bermingham, representating shadow communications minister Malcolm Turnbull in the Upper House made the claims in a story. “More than one million […]

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Console games recorder uploads action video to YouTube

Entertainment peripheral brand Kaiser Baas is set to release its Series 8 Game Recorder in April. The device is designed to enable gamers to plug in games consoles, watch and record game action onto your PC. It comes with video editing software to edit captures and enables you to upload your gaming action to YouTube. […]

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Viewsonic launches sub-$2000 1080p home theatre projector

Few 1080p (1920×1080-pixel) resolution home theatre projectors sell for under $3000 however Taiwanese display manufacturer Viewsonic is set to release the first model in Australia under $2000. The Viewsonic Pro 8200 delivers 1080p resolution using a DLP (digital light processing) projection system with 2000 ANSI Lumens brightness and a contrast ratio of 4000:1. The DLP […]

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No Elite-branded Sharp flat-panel TVs for Pioneer Australia

Pioneer Australia this morning announced that despite a hook-up between Pioneer and Sharp to sell Elite-branded Sharp TVs in the US and Canadian markets, none of these TVs will be (officially) coming to Australia. In a press release, Pioneer Australia general manager, Chris Kotis reiterated the company’s the decision to abandon the Australian TV market. […]

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Kaiser Baas launches DAB+ and HDTV USB stick

PC peripheral vendor Kaiser Baas has launched its first combined HDTV/DAB+ USB stick. Allowing you to watch high-definition TV or listen to DAB+ digital radio broadcasts, the Digital Radio TVStick works in Windows XP, Vista or Windows 7 PC via the USB port and requires no external power. The device receives DVB-T (digital TV), FM […]

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