Home Theater & Audio
Amazing Curtis Mathes Color Televisions Models Made in the 1970s and 1980s
This article describes three Amazing Curtis Mathes Color Televisions from the late 1970s and early 1980s.
Mood Lighting With the NEO-PRO HDMI 2.0 & TV LED Backlight
The NEO-PRO HDMI 2.0 & TV LED Backlight Kit Sync Box & the Screen Strip Light for Windows PC both provide a visual ambiance while watching TV.
How to Build Your Own Subwoofer
If you are a sound-obsessed audiophile, you have probably wondered about how to build your own subwoofer. This article will go over a few of the important details, such as the "driver" and "cabinet" construction. Bracing is also an important aspect of subwoofer construction. I'll cover that, too.
How to Fix Your Television's Green Screen
Have you powered on your Smart TV to find the screen has turned green? Software issue, broken or cracked screen, a bug in your TV's Firmware, any of these reasons could be why your television has turned green. Read this article for quick tips and tricks on how to fix it.
Don't Overlook the Importance of Tower Speakers in Your Home Theater
This article will discuss how tower speakers help improve your home theater experience and why it’s important to choose tower speakers over their bookshelf-style counterparts.
Review of the Tribit Stormbox Micro 2 Bluetooth Speaker
I was searching for a Bluetooth speaker that provided crisp and clear sound. Because I wanted to carry it around, the speaker needed to be small and not particularly heavy. The Tribit StormBox Micro2 appeared to be an excellent choice.
Review of the Tribit StormBox Pro Portable Speaker
I was searching for a powerful battery-powered Bluetooth speaker that could be used outdoors. The Tribit StormBox Pro appeared to be a good candidate.
Review of the Onoayo 5g Wifi Bidirectional Bluetooth Projector
I was searching for an inexpensive but durable projector with FHD resolution, decent contrast, and the ability to connect an external speaker via Bluetooth. The new Onoayo 5G projector appeared to be a good fit.
Review of the Onn 720p HD Projector
I was searching for an inexpensive projector that could be used to play movies and television shows in the evening. The Onn 1000106682, which comes fitted with a Roku streaming stick, appeared to be a good option.
Review of the Jbl Bar 2.1 Deep Bass Soundbar With Wireless Subwoofer
I was searching for a decent soundbar with a separate subwoofer that provided strong bass. The JBL Deep Bass Soundbar with its 6.5-inch subwoofer appeared to be a good match.
How to Build a Jukebox Using an Old Radio and a Raspberry Pi
I bought a 1940s console radio and turned it into a stunning touch screen jukebox for around $200. It plays MP3 files and can output via Bluetooth external speakers or you can add powered speakers to the cabinet. It uses an inexpensive Raspberry Pi computer and free Fruitbox software.
Review of the Mpow H21 Hybrid Noise Canceling Headphones
I was searching for a comfortable set of headphones equipped with active noise canceling technology. Mpow's H21 BH398A headset appeared to be a good option.
Review of the Pyle Pro Wireless Portable PA Speaker System
I was searching for a PA speaker with plenty of power, a built-in battery, a wireless microphone, Bluetooth capability, and the ability to record. The Pyle Pro PPHP28BA appeared to be a perfect fit.
How to Upload CDs to YouTube Music and Put Your Music Collection Online
How many CDs have you got? Ten? One hundred? One thousand? This guide shows you how to rip the tracks onto your computer and get them onto the Cloud so you can play them on your mobile device.
Baby Boomer Memories of Test Patterns and Old TV Sets
Do you remember those first television sets and specifically the test patterns first televised before any other programming? These are some of my baby boomer memories.
Altec Lansing Jacket H20 4 Portable Bluetooth Speaker Review
The Altec Lansing Jacket H20 4 is a great small speaker for almost any activity, including camping, swimming and barbecuing.
Review of the Polk Audio Omni SB1 Plus Home Theater Sound Bar System
I was searching for a quality sound bar with plenty of power, a large subwoofer, and great sound. Polk Audio’s Omni SB1 Plus appeared to be exactly what I needed.
Why I Chose the QLED Over an OLED TV and How I Resolved the Digital Audio Issues
This article covers the author's personal choice of a QLED over an OLED TV, benefits of the universal remote control, and how the author resolved the issue of linking three devices to a 7:1 Dolby Digital surround sound home theatre system when it only has two optical audio inputs.
What Does "dB" Mean? (History and Use of Decibels)
The dB (deciBel) symbol is mentioned in the specifications sections of user manuals for radio and audio equipment, cellphones, and loudspeakers. The dB is explained here along with conversion methods between related parameters.
An Honest Review of Spectrum's TV Streaming Service
Have you heard about Spectrum's new streaming service? Before you buy, read my honest review to get all the details!
Review of the Amazon Echo Smart Speaker With Alexa
I was searching for an electronic personal assistant that would answer questions, provide reminders, and play music upon request. Amazon’s Echo Smart Speaker appeared to be a solid choice.
Eliminating Your Cable Bill the Easy Way
Eliminate or reduce your monthly bill while keeping access to the television programming that you love. Add a DVR and share content with all of your TVs and smart devices. Use one antenna to feed multiple TVs easily and Inexpensively.
BlitzWolf BW-SDB1 2.0 Channel Wireless Sound Bar Review
If you're looking for a sound bar to upgrade your entertainment, look no further than the BlitzWolf BW-SDB1. Be prepared for a louder, richer, and fuller sound.
How an Extra Attachment Turns Your Amazon Fire TV Into a Universal Remote
Review of Sideclick Remotes Universal Remote Attachment. How to turn your Amazon Fire TV or Roku streaming player into a universal remote at an affordable price.
Best DAC and AMP Gaming Audio Solutions for the Money
Whether you're looking to take your gaming audio experience to the next level or simply want to know what the best DAC amp solution is, here are my thoughts.
How to Fix DirecTV Error 771: "Searching for Satellite Signal"
Do you see the error code "771" on your television? There's no need to panic. You can fix this problem within the hour in nine steps or less.
Best Budget Lighting for YouTube Videos (Under $50)
Looking for a cheap YouTube lighting setup or kit? Here are 6 affordable options from $10 to $50 you should know about.
Adventures in Analog: Portable TeleMania Jeep Boombox
Information and thoughts on the unique TeleMania Jeep Portable Boombox.
Antennas Direct ClearStream 2V Long Range HDTV Antenna Review
Check out this review of the Antennas Direct C2-V-CJM ClearStream 2-V Long Range Antenna and learn how to get free HDTV in your home!