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What else do you need to know when buying a home theater or consumer electronics product? Here are additional, useful, resources that can aid you, including links to Home Theater and Consumer Electronics Publications, On and Off-line Shopping sites, Consumer Support Organizations, and the latest product news and trends.
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  3. Home Theater-Where to Buy (88)
  4. Magazines / E-zines (53)
  5. On The Road at CEDIA (9)
  6. On The Road At CES (Consumer Electronics Show) 2001- Present Year (24)
  7. Home Theater News and Trends (40)

Home Theater Goes to Comic-con - 2012 Edition
Check out some home theater-related highlights of the 2012 San Diego Comic-con.

Before You Buy a Blu-ray Disc Player
Although DVD is the most successful home entertainment product in history, the high definition capabilities of Blu-ray make it a better choice, especially if you own an HDTV. Check out what you need to know when considering the purchase of a Blu-ray Disc Player.

Before You Buy a Home Theater Receiver - AV Receiver - Surround Sound Receiver
Find out what you need to take into consideration when buying a home theater receiver.

Before You Buy a Plasma Flat Panel Television - Plasma Television Buying Tips
Check out everything you need to know before you buy a Plasma TV.

Before You Buy a Rear-Projection Television
Considering the purchase of a rear-projection TV. Check out what you need to consider in my useful tips.

Before You Buy A Subwoofer
Subwoofers are a very important part of a home theater system. Find out what you need to know before you purchase one for your home theater system.

Before You Buy a Video Projector
Video projectors are increasingly accessible and affordable for average consumers. Check out some useful tips before you buy your first video projector

Before You Buy an LCD Flat Panel Television - LCD Television Buying Tips
LCD TVs are very popular, outselling both Plasma and DLP TVs. However, is it the right TV for you? Check out what you need to consider when buying an LCD TV.

Connecting a VCR, DVD Recorder, and Analog TV Using One DTV Converter Box
Find out how the DTV transition may effect how your connection your VCR and DVD recorder to your TV.

DTV Transition Resource Guide
Check out everything you need to know about the U.S. DTV Transition that occurred on June 12, 2009.

Holiday Shopping Tips for Home Theater and Consumer Electroni…
It's that time of year to gear up for the coming holiday shopping frenzy, but before you actually go out and buy, you need to know how to buy. Here are some useful tips.

Home Theater Goes To Comic-Con 2011 - Blu-ray - 3D - Vizio - and More
For a look some home theater tidbits I found at the 2011 San Diego Comic-Con, read my report: Home Theater Goes To Comic-con.

Home Theater in a Declining Economy
When you consider the cost of taking the family out to dinner and a night at the movies, buying a home theater system may be just the right, affordable, family entertainment solution during economic doldrums. Check out useful tips.

Home Theater Review Star Ratings
I have been writing reviews here at About.com for some time, and have assigned star ratings as part of each review. However, for the reader, what does that really mean, and what do I look at when evaluating a product? Check out my explanation.

How To Buy - Practical Tips for Home Theater and Consumer Electronics Shopping
Before you go shopping for your desired home theater gadgets, check out some great tips on how to ease the stress and get the most for your money.

Inside The DTV Transition Converter Box Coupon Program
Find out all the details of the Federal Government's DTV Transition coupon program.

One Man's Trash is Another Man's Treasure - About.com Stereos
Do you find that your garage is getting full of old audio and video components as a result of updating your system? If so, Gary Altunian, About.com Guide for Stereos, has some suggestions on how to find new homes for your old stereo gear.

Share Your Successful and/or Disasterous Home Theater Shoppin…
Shopping for the latest in home theater and consumer electronics can be either a fun adventure, or a total disaster. Share your successful and/or disasterous Home Theater Shopping Experiences.

Back-To-School Entertainment Product Picks
Check out some product picks for students that are great for a small apartment, dorm, or group house. Whether you are a parent looking for a back-to-school gift, or a student cashing in on summer job earnings, there are many affordable back-to-school home entertainment products.

OLED, LCD, TIVO Inventors Honored 4th CE Hall Of Fame Awards
Check 0ut TV and Home Theater Tech Winners at the 14th Annual CE Hall of Fame Awards.

Netflix Caves To Comcast on Streaming Access - Report and Opinion
The conditions under which you access Netflix might be changing - Check out the details.

2014 Study Reveals U.S. HDTV Ownership/Ultra HD TV Interest
Check out the results of a 2014 study on HDTV owership and 4K Utra HD TV Interest.

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