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Cedia Expo, September 5-7, 2024 Denver, CO

CEDIA Expo 2024 is gearing up to be an exciting event! HT-Press will be on-site streaming the latest technologies directly into viewers' homes. What a great way to engage with those who can’t attend in person. Cedia Expo provides a fantastic…

No more “Blu-Ray” Is this the end of Home Theater?

"Sony To Ditch Physical Media" The home theater industry is indeed facing significant changes due to the rise of streaming services. Here are some key factors and potential outcomes: Quality Concerns with Streaming: Streaming often involves…

Sony Pictures Entertainment Acquires Alamo Drafthouse Cinema

Press Release: June 12, 2024 – Culver City, CA – Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE) and Alamo Drafthouse Cinema today announced that SPE has acquired Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, the unique and fastest growing theatrical exhibitor. The company…

JVC announces new third-generation 4k Home Theater projectors.

New JVC D-ILA Home Theater Projectors Deliver Increased Brightness and Contrast LONG BEACH, CA, May 1, 2024 – JVC Kenwood Corporation is proud to announce four new high-end D-ILA home projectors DLA-NZ900/DLA-RS4200 and DLA-NZ800/DLA-RS3200,…

2024 Movie Trailers, 4k UHD

2024 Movie Trailers, 4k UHD https://youtu.be/16TqpaRYTd8?si=cTN1YpVPzTC0GkgB

Barco to bring HDR to select high-profile theaters, AMC Theatres, B&B Theatres, and Regal Cinemas in the US

Barco announces first locations for HDR by Barco in the US The pilot program brings groundbreaking HDR lightsteering laser projection to select major US markets for the 2024 holiday season in partnership with top US exhibitors LAS VEGAS…

Barco Light Steering Technology Projector Pictures, CinemaCon 24

Barcos HDR Projector Featuring Proprietary Light Steering Technology Taking Orders End Of 2024 Official Release early 2025

Russound debuts Next Generation of Multi-Channel Amplifiers

PORTSMOUTH, N.H. — April 9, 2024 — Russound, an internationally renowned leader in premium, multiroom audio, continues its aggressive product launches set for 2024 with the new D-Series Multichannel Digital Amplifiers. Building upon Russound's…

CinemaCon 2024, Register for a High Frame Rate “Now Looks Cinematic” demo in Christies Booth.

Latest TrueCut Motion Titles to be Demonstrated at CinemaCon 2024 In partnership with Christie, demos of the latest films to utilize Pixelworks' unique motion grading technology to be shown at CinemaCon 2024 LAS VEGAS, April…

Home Theater

TCL Announces Innovative Advancements in Technology and More at CES 2023

HONG KONG, Jan. 4, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — TCL, a leading consumer electronics brand and one of the dominant players in the global TV industry, held its CES 2023 press conference today ahead of the annual technology exhibition start. The company revealed newsworthy updates on the latest corporate initiatives, new technology across its display, home appliance and […]

A Cross-Generational Upgrade for Hisense, ULED X Technology Debuts at CES 2023

LAS VEGAS, Jan. 4, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — On January 4th, Hisense unveiled ULED X at Hisense CES 2023 Press Conference, a milestone in LCD TV technology for Hisense. ULED X represents a significant advancement in LCD television technology that offers the best ever picture quality in every frame and a realistic viewing experience with top-notch […]

Hisense CES 2023

Hisense CES 2023: Expanding Global Footprint and Paving the Way for Ongoing Growth LAS VEGAS, Jan. 4, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — On January 4th, David Gold, President of Hisense USA, delivered a speech at Hisense CES 2023 Press Conference, sharing Hisense’s international growth and successes in terms of its global layout, technology innovations, B2B business, smart development, […]

Sony Exhibits at CES® 2023 Press release video

Introducing technologies and initiatives that move people’s hearts and expand the possibilities of entertainment LAS VEGAS, Jan. 4, 2023 /PRNewswire/ — Sony will exhibit at CES® 2023, taking place in Las Vegas, Nevada and online from Thursday, Jan. 5 (PST). Sony Introduces technologies and initiatives that move people’s hearts, expanding the possibilities of entertainment Kenichiro Yoshida, […]

HARMAN Luxury Audio to Introduce New JBL Classic Series at HARMAN Explore @ CES 2023

HARMAN Luxury Audio to Introduce New JBL Classic Series Integrated Amplifier, Streaming Media Player, CD Player, and Turntable at HARMAN Explore during CES 2023  Latest Classic Series Additions Combine Retro Designs With Modern Hi-Res Technology for Unmatched Listening Experiences CES 2023, LAS VEGAS — Jan. 4, 2023 — HARMAN Luxury Audio Group today announced the […]

“Vision Vanish” Is the First Laser Projector With Its Own Disappearing Screen

This short-throw projector doesn’t need an empty wall, just a big chunk of your room. Image: AWOL If you’re looking for the big screen movie theater experience at home—we’re talking 100+ inches—a projector is usually the most affordable way to go. But if money is no object and you’d rather skip the cumbersome setup, calibration, and screen […]

Commercial Cinema

Everyman Cinemas Selects Unique X’s Rosettabridge Tms

Unique X, the world’s leading cinema software and content delivery company is delighted to announce a new agreement with Everyman Media Group regarding the deployment of RosettaBridge TMS to all locations aligned to the introduction of RosettaNet Circu…

BFI Upgrades Flagship Screening Theatre with Christie RGB Pure Laser and Vive Audio

Christie® is pleased to announce that the British Film Institute (BFI), the UK’s leading organisation for the moving image and the owner of the world’s largest film and television archive, has installed Real|Laser™ illumination technology in its main s…

Wisdom Audio and Private Art Consulting to Launch ‘Art For Athletes’

    Wisdom Audio and Private Art Consulting to Launch ‘Art For Athletes’ An Online Auction Benefiting the Challenged Athletes Foundation CARSON CITY, Nev. — Nov. 1, 2022 — — Wisdom Audio, designer and manufacturer of loudspeaker systems tailored for the most discerning audiophiles, in partnership with Private Art Consulting, will launch Art for Athletes […]

Book The Cinema Partners With REEL Cinemas to Deliver Private Screenings across the UK

Unique X is excited to announce REEL Cinemas as the newest exhibitor that will be offering Book The Cinema to its customers across the UK. Book The Cinema is an online service that gives consumers the opportunity to book private cinema events, choosing…

First Japanese Theatre with Flexound Augmented Audio™ Opens – 96% of Moviegoers Celebrate

FLEXOUND Augmented Audio™ from Finland opens in 10 auditoriums of United Cinemas theatre in Odaiba, Japan, in December with Avatar: The Way of Water.

TI to bring light steering technology using the .95 chip-set.

TI will deliver light steering technology to the display industry using the .95 chipset. The small footprint form factor allows this technology to be used across all projection platforms. The cinema industry may be first in line to take advantage of this. This will trickle down to consumer products.

Everything Else

GDC Technology Forms Alliance with ECCO to Accelerate Growth of Mini-Theatres in Germany and Beyond

GDC Technology Limited (‘GDC’), a leading global provider of digital cinema solutions announced today ECCO Cine Supply and Service GmbH (‘ECCO’), a leading German digital cinema integrator have formally agreed to strengthen their business relationship….

Christie Welcomes Return to In-Person CineEurope

Christie®, a global leader in audio visual technology, is excited to join the European cinema industry once again at CineEurope in Barcelona, from October 4-7 at Centre Convencions Internacional Barcelona (CCIB). Christie will be at booth MR 134 for th…

GDC and Cinemeccanica Announce Signing of a Reseller Agreement

GDC Technology Ltd (‘GDC’), a leading global provider of digital solutions and Cinemeccanica SPA (‘Cinemeccanica’), a leading European digital cinema integrator announced today they have signed a non-exclusive reseller agreement for Cinemeccanica to ma…

UGC Group Chooses Sharp/NEC for Four New Cinemas in France

Sharp NEC Display Solutions Europe today announces that its RB laser technology projectors have been selected by the UGC Group to be used across its four (4) new cinemas. Cinemas in Plaisir, Toulouse, Bordeaux, and Lyon in France will benefit from the …

Unique X And Flix Media To Deploy Advertising Accord and Movie Transit In Brazil

Unique X, international cinema software company is excited to announce a new deal with Flix Media, the largest cinema advertising sales company across Latin America for the provision of Advertising Accord in Brazil. Unique X will now be supplying Adver…

Arts Alliance Media Announce Partnership with MediaMation to Become Sole MX4D® Reseller

Arts Alliance Media (AAM), the global leader in digital cinema software and support services, have announced a new partnership with MediaMation (MMI), a worldwide, leading supplier and manufacturer of patented 4D technology, to become the sole cinema r…